Natural and whole food ingredients continue to propel the category forward.
U.S. Highbush Blueberry Council reports consumer demand for naturally healthy ingredients is propelling the blueberry market.
Offering ingredients from all over the world, Ecuadorian Rainforest, LLC (ER), Belleville, NJ, has evolved into a supplier of high quality powdered botanicals that are found in dietary supplements, functional foods and beverages, cosmetics and other products available in a variety of channels.
The varied needs of women offer unique entry points to many of the largest and fastest growing condition-specific markets.
Rhonda Witwer is the senior business development manager of nutrition for National Starch Food Innovation, based in Bridgewater, NJ. She manages Hi-maize resistant starch and Hi-maize whole grain flour for the North American market for National Starch and was responsible for building recognition for natural resistant starch’s important health benefits in glycemic health and weight control within the food industry and health professional communities.
Lycored’s patented, clinically-tested ingredient blend promotes retinal and macular health.
As research progresses, nutritional approaches to vision health are expected to gain favor.
Research demonstrated MacuView improved visual acuity, increased macular pigment density and assisted with night vision.