The Duxes Functional Food & Dairy News Report is your premier source for breaking developments in the food & beverage industry, including market analysis, product trends, cutting-edge R&D, the latest government policies and regulations, and other important information.
Leading US personalized nutrition company Baze recently announced that it has received approval from the FDA for its DIY blood testing kit that customers can order and use at home to measure their own nutrient levels.
A US organization specializing in the promotion of professionalism in the functional food and healthy eating field has put forward its own definition of "personalized nutrition" in an attempt to standardize the term and raise awareness of its benefits.
U.S. Marshals have seized more than 300,000 containers of controversial dietary supplements, including tablets, capsules, and teas, from a local distributor, at the request of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for failing to follow regulatory standards over packaging and storage.
In early August, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) announced that its panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies (DNA) had revised the Tolerable Upper Intake Level (UL) for vitamin D for infants (under the age of 1) set in 2012, as required by the European Commission.
Commercial event provider Duxes will host two webinars on its XEvents mobile app in October, shedding light on growing demand for health products and functional foods in China, and significant policy reforms that have restructured the market. Both webinars will be free of charge for the public, cont ...
Novel food ingredients are defined as those ingredients that do not have a significant history of consumption or are produced by methods that have not previously been used for food in China.