• Portable gluten test for coeliacs and gluten sensitive diners

    An American company (6SensorLabs) has developed, and started taking pre-production orders, for a handheld gluten detecting device.  The device, named “Nima,” is triangular in shape, and is approximately 3 1/2 inches tall by 3 inches wide, and a little less than […]

  • Use of protein drinks soars as people seek balance in diets

    Sales of protein products grew 17.4% YOY according to analysts Euromonitor.  Perhaps some of the reason behind this is “Protein is the only one of the three macronutrients that has not been demonised”. An article in the Financial Times recently […]

  • Caramelised sugar syrup may be used in cider production

    From clean to clear label

    Innova Market Insights have recently published their top ten trends for 2015.  From our own qualitative insights, and Innova’s worldwide, quantified results, there’s a lot in the report that makes great sense.  Quoting the first trend in their report: From […]