Plant Based

Measuring & Communicating Sustainability to Consumers

Measuring & Communicating Sustainability to Consumers

Measuring & Communicating Sustainability to Consumers Thought-provoking comments on the use of “super labels” to convey sustainability information and metrics that arise from tools such as environmental life cycle assessment (E-LCA) were the basis of a...

Practical Formulation with Plant-Based Technologies 

Practical Formulation with Plant-Based Technologies 

New consumer products such as plant-based meat alternatives can generate mass media attention, accompanied by inflated consumer expectations, said Julia Thompson, Culinologist III, CuliNEX. Tremendous 2020 sales growth for plant-based meat alternatives plateaued in...

Practical Advice on Formulating Plant-Based Alternatives [Presentation]

Practical Advice on Formulating Plant-Based Alternatives [Presentation]

With the double-digit growth of plant-based foods in the marketplace, product developers find themselves needing to source practical advice on formulating plant-based alternatives where they can master the newest technologies. Join Julia Thompson, Culinologist III at...

Fermentation Processing: Advances & Benefits [Presentation]

Fermentation Processing: Advances & Benefits [Presentation]

Consumer interest in naturally produced ingredients, foods and sustainable production has led to re-examining the age-old fermentation process. This presentation, titled Fermentation Processing: Advances & Benefits, focuses on how this technology is becoming an...

2022 Clean Label Conference-Day 1 Program (May 24)

The 8th in-person 2022 Clean Label Conference will be held at the Westin NW Hotel, Itasca, Illinois (near O'Hare International Airport). Sessions specifically targeting sugar and salt reduction are on Day 2. Presentations that include information on product and...

2023 Clean Label Conference Program

This page will be updated in the coming months to reflect the 2023 Clean Label Conference. Global Food Forums is pleased to announce the 2023 Clean Label Conference Program. This 9th annual in-person event is scheduled for May 23-24 at the Westin NW Hotel, Itasca,...

2022 Clean Label Program Updates

Global Food Forums is pleased to announce the developing program for its 8th annual in-person Clean Label Conference, May 24-25, 2022, Westin Hotel, Itasca, Ill. USA.  2022 clean label program updates will be announced here. Many presentations will be relevant to...

[Free Webinar] Texturizing Solutions & Plant-Based Alternatives

[Free Webinar] Texturizing Solutions & Plant-Based Alternatives

Global Food Forums hosted its first webinar for AVEBE on October 27, 2020. This presentation is now available On Demand*.  The topic is "New Clean Label Texturizing Solutions for Dairy & Plant-Based Alternatives." AVEBE, a world leading producer of functional...

2020 Clean Label Conference

2020 Clean Label Conference

The in-person 2020 Clean Label Conference was cancelled due to Covid-19. However, Global Food Forums provided registered attendees access to video recordings of speaker presentations. Most PowerPoint presentations as well as the 2020 Sweetener Systems Post-Conference...

Socius Ingredients SenseFi Oat Fiber

Socius Ingredients SenseFi Oat Fiber

As a new multifunctional ingredient offered to the clean-label food industry,SenseFi® Oat Fiber enables formulation of plant-based food products and traditional dairy products without compromising mouthfeel, texture or taste. The Global Food Forums Technology Snapshot...