Class action lawsuits have been filed in the United States accusing major soft drink manufacturers Coca-Cola, PepsiCo and Dr Pepper Snapple of false advertising for labelling some of their drinks as ‘diet’. At...

Danish researchers have suggested ‘silent’ reformulation of foods may help consumers eat less calories without even knowing it. Published in Volume 14, Issue 104 of the International Journal of Behavioural...

Tip Top is now selling a low-calorie alternative to bread in Australia called ‘Sandwich Thins’. Sandwich Thins contain 99 calories per serving and are described as “a lighter way to enjoy the pleasure...

The top predictions for cocktail drinking trends amongst Australians in 2016 has been released by global spirit producer Brown-Forman Corporation.   Brown-Forman owns a number of spirit brands including...

A University of Queensland professor has created a beverage which is gaining attention for being a lactose-free way of consuming probiotics.   The “Perkii” j=drink contains only 26 calories per...

New launches for own-label with ‘healthy’ claims reach record five-year high New research from market research organisation Mintel has found that the share of own-label food products launched in the...

Leading global food ingredients manufacturer Tate & Lyle have launched Dolcia Prima, a low-calorie sugar for use in processed foods and beverages globally. Dolcia Prima is Tate & Lyle’s brand...

‘Healthy sodas’ appeal to consumers, Mintel More than half (52 per cent) of Canadian consumers said they like to check the ingredients on the packaging of carbonated soft drinks (CSDs), according...

The new 'low kilojoule' Fanta Zero Orange Beverage brand Fanta, which is part of the Coca-Cola brand portfolio, has launched a ‘low kilojoule’ beverage product in Australia called Fanta...

Neptune Bio-Innovations has launched a new plant-derived sweetener Food ingredient company Neptune Bio-Innovations has launched a new plant-derived sweetener, called ‘Sweetin’, containing stevia and...