Food Supply Chain

Managing a Clean Label Supply Chain

Managing a Clean Label Supply Chain

March 29, 2018 — “As you have all probably come to realize by now, we are dealing with a clean label market that is still quite immature,” said Will Lennon, MBA, Chief Operating Officer, Imbibe, a beverage development company. “This means that pricing hasn’t yet...

Consumers Mistrust Food Health & Safety, Research Shows

Consumers Mistrust Food Health & Safety, Research Shows

(Originally posted Posted January 9, 2018) Consumers' desire for "transparency" has often been said to be an important aspect of the clean label trend. Research conducted by The Center for Food Integrity (CFI), shows that consumers don't necessarily trust those they...

The Organic & Non-GMO Supply Chain

The Organic & Non-GMO Supply Chain

February 16, 2017–Global Food Forums, Inc. — The following is an excerpt from the “2016 Clean Label Conference Summary,” sponsored by Givaudan, RiceBran Technologies, TIC Gums, Blue Pacific Flavors, World Technology Ingredients, Inc. and IOI Loders Croklaan. Grounding...

Clean Label Food Colorants Presentation

Clean Label Food Colorants Presentation

"Clean Label Food Colorants" was presented at the 2016 Clean Label Conference by Winston Boyd, Ph.D., Focus International. Go to the bottom of this page to link to the summary of his presentation, to download the presentation PowerPoint and/or to view the presentation...

Organic and Non-GMO Markets Presentation

Organic and Non-GMO Markets Presentation

"Organic and Non-GMO Markets" was presented at the 2016 Clean Label Conference, by Scott Shander, MSc, Economist, Mercaris. Abstract: Interest in non-GMO and organic foods by consumers and marketers grows steadily. The OTA reports US sales of organic products reached...

Clean Label Bakery Formulations

Clean Label Bakery Formulations

November 15, 2015 - When it comes to clean label bakery formulations, what’s old really is new again, said David Busken, Consultant, Bakery Formulations. In preparation for his talk, Busken reviewed bakery formulations dating back decades and marveled at how “clean”...

10 Food Top Trends Lists for 2012

I always like sitting back as trend predictions for the coming year roll in.  While each one can be insightful, when they are considered together (especially if from unrelated sources), larger themes emerge. Below you'll find 10 Food Top Trends Lists for 2012. A few...