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Herby Angel brings up milk mixes in the nutrition category

Herby Angel, an organic, Ayurveda-based kids' care brand, introduces milk mixes for kids' nutrition. The variants include SuperGro Brain Booster with Ragi & Amarant


Enjoy the blend of health & taste with Skyrrup – the Superfood of the Vikings

Elworld Agro & Organic Foods Pvt. Ltd. presents Skyrrup, the SuperFood of the Vikings. With utmost care and a commitment to excellence, this brand offers a range of


Nutrition boost for pregnant women, newborns in Rajasthan

The Indira Gandhi Matritva Poshan Yojana (IGMPY), initially implemented in five districts of southern Rajasthan in 2020 and now extended statewide, has significantly en


House of Veda adds a new category to the portfolio – organic teas and infusions

House of Veda has launched a line of organic teas and infusions with functional benefits. They offer eight unique variants, each blending organic herbs and spices for s


FSSAI functioning on benchmarks to set Nutra standards to regulate market: Experts

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) is developing mandatory nutraceutical standards to regulate the market and promote growth. These standards aim


EatFit and HRX by Hrithik Roshan launch offline stores to encourage healthier lifestyles

EatFit, India's largest healthy food platform under Curefoods and HRX by Hrithik Roshan, the country's first indigenous fitness brand, has launched HRX by EatFit offlin


Avesthagen launches Teestar Bioactive Gummies for sugar & calorie management

Avesta Good Earth Foods, a division of Avesthagen Limited, has launched Teestar Bioactive Gummies, a product designed for sugar and calorie management. These gummies ef


Bonn Group comes up with nutrient-rich millet-based bread

Bonn Group of Industries, a leading FMCG manufacturer in India, has introduced millet-based bakery products like bread, pizza, and burger. These superfoods are packed w


Hershey India presents nutrition-rich cashew butterscotch ice cream flavour milkshake.

Hershey India Pvt. Ltd., a subsidiary of The Hershey Company, launched the 'Slurp Up the Fun' digital campaign, introducing a captivating nutrition-rich flavour, cashew


PFNDAI and Aashirvaad Atta with Multigrains throw light on the state of digestion amongst Indians

ITC's Aashirvaad Atta with Multigrains, in partnership with PFNDAI, revealed that a significant number of Indians fail to meet their daily fibre requirements. Data from


A new study raises apprehensions about the safety of commonly used artificial sweeteners

A recent study by North Carolina State University has highlighted potential risks associated with sucralose, the popular sugar substitute sold under the brand name Sple


TopGum presents high-caffeine cappuccino gummies

TopGum, Ltd, a manufacturer of gummy supplements, introduces Gummiccino, a new line of caffeine gummies with a high dosage. This product showcases TopGum's proprietary


Nestlé Health Science launches ‘Resource Fiber Choice’ for improved gut health

Nestlé India has launched Resource Fiber Choice, a novel gut health solution containing PHGG (Partially Hydrolyzed Guar Gum), a proven prebiotic dietary fiber th


FSSAI extends enactment of warning on pan masala by three months

The FSSAI has granted a three-month extension for implementing the FSS (Labelling and Display) Amendment Regulations, 2022, which pertain to warning coverage on pan mas


Kerry research exposes consumers' apprehension regarding the long-term negative effects of high sugar intake

A global taste and nutrition leader, Kerry, conducted a survey revealing consumer concerns about long-term high sugar intake effects. Health, immunity improvement, gut health, and mental wellness d


Hershey's Kisses unveils its healthful Special Dark' n' Almonds

Hershey India Pvt. Ltd., a subsidiary of The Hershey Company, a global leader in snacking and confectionery, is expanding its renowned brand Hershey's Kisses by introdu


Elevate snacking with Nourish Organics' delectable cookies

Enjoy guilt-free snacking with Nourish Organics' range of cookies and elevate your snack time. As a pioneer in clean-label packaged food, Nourish Organics is a favourit


Chicory root fibres help to put health as the priority

Consumers consider factors like price, health benefits, convenience, and taste when choosing food and drinks. Surprisingly, Mintel reports that health benefits and natu


ITC Sunfeast unveils healthy smoothies made with milk & real fruits

ITC Ltd.'s Sunfeast brand is bringing the World of Smoothies closer to Reliance stores with exciting new flavours: Mango, Strawberry, Litchi, and Peach-Pineapple. Sunfe


ITC expands its millet portfolio with the launch of Sunfeast Farmlite Super Millets Cookies

ITC Foods has launched millet cookies under the Sunfeast Farmlite brand, in line with its purpose of 'Help India Eat Better.' Millets are hailed as future foods, recogn


Apis India expands its healthy spread category with hazelnut chocolate spread

Strengthening its healthy product portfolio, Apis India, one of the leaders in India's organised honey trade sector, has announced the launch of its brand-new hazelnut


Upgrade snacking with Nourish Organics' delicious cookies

Indulge in guilt-free snacking with Nourish Organics' cookies. As a pioneer in clean-label packaged food, Nourish Organics is a popular choice for health-conscious cons


'Jus Amazin' showcases a 5-foot chikki to boost awareness about protein intake

Jus Amazin, a leading clean nutrition brand, showcased what could be the world's largest chikki at the Kukdukoo Festival in Bengaluru to raise awareness about protein c


PepsiCo Foundation & PepsiCo R&D presents the 'Bowl of Growth' programme under Quaker with MAMTA HIMC in Pune

PepsiCo Foundation, Quaker and MAMTA HIMC have launched "Bowl of Growth", a nutrition-focused program to provide 1,000 children between 3-5 years old with healthy meals


Malnutrition in India is a Growing concern

Malnutrition is a major public health issue in India, with poverty, limited access to healthcare and education, inadequate food supply, poor sanitation and hygiene prac


Delfrez embraces the 'Soy Fed Product' label as public awareness endeavour

Delfrez, a popular poultry brand in India under Suguna Foods, has voluntarily adopted the "Soy Fed Product" label for its entire range of ready-to-cook and ready-to-eat


Cornitos brings snacks to more cities across India with an affordable range

Last year, Cornitos, a popular Indian snack brand, extended its range of products by introducing a new line of baked snacks known as Crusties. The snacks come in variou


Gritzo presents a New 'Mango Delight' Supermilk variant to beat the heat

Gritzo, a Healthkart brand, has added a new variant to its personalized Supermilk line: Mango Delight Flavour. The product is available in a 400g package for Rs 599 and


Sweet Victory Chewing gum to help in weight loss successfully

Sweet Victory Ltd's botanical chewing gum, containing the native Indian natural botanical Gymnema, can potentially support weight loss. More than 80% of participants in


ITC B Natural presents a fruit beverage: Fruits' N Bits infused with fruit chunks & seeds

ITC's B Natural Juices & Beverages has introduced a new product called Fruits' N Bits, which is designed to cater to the taste preferences of Indian consumers. This


A fasting diet lowers risk markers of type 2 diabetes

Researchers from the South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute and the University of Adelaide compared two diets to see which one is better for those prone


B Natural launches refreshing and healthy tender coconut water to beat the summer heat

In an endeavour to deliver nature's best refreshment in a bottle, BNatural Juices & Beverages of ITC Ltd. has introduced packaged Tender Coconut Water across India.


Britannia Bread introduces 'Millet Bread' with zero added maida

Britannia, the pioneer of sliced bread in India and the largest bakery foods company has launched Millet Bread, which contains zero added maida. It is packed with the g


Mother Dairy introduces over 15 new products tapping into indulgence & convenience spaces

Mother Dairy Fruit and Vegetable Pvt. Ltd., India's market leader in milk and milk products, has launched over 15 new products for the summer of 2023. These new products have been developed based o


U.S. Malnutrition Deaths became more than twice

The number of malnutrition-related deaths among California's oldest residents has been increasing for years, with a steep rise in recent years, and the trend accelerate


Ingredion comes up with educational videos on stevia and sugar reduction

Ingredion has released a five-part video series to guide food and beverage manufacturers in utilizing the potential of stevia sweeteners and functional build-back (FBB)


Jade Forest reveals a new line of refreshing non-alcoholic beverages

Jade Forest is a premium non-alcoholic beverage brand that combines botanicals in their purest form, crafting a range of delicious drinks. 


Better Juice technology lowers sugar loads in forest fruit juices

Better Juice, Ltd., a FoodTech start-up, has successfully conducted a series of pilot trials to reduce simple sugars in natural fruit juices. In collaboration with GEA


Maternal nutrition products' demand is projected to boost year after year

According to research, the global maternal nutrition products market is projected to grow from $21 billion in 2023 to $35 billion by 2033 at a CAGR of 5.2%. Capsule-for


Jade Forest unveils a new line of healthier and refreshing non-alcoholic beverages

Jade Forest is a premium non-alcoholic beverage brand that offers a range of delicious drinks made from carefully selected botanicals. Their new line of products expand


Cargill partners with Baker's Association Kerala to boost innovation in the healthy bakery industry

Cargill has partnered with the Baker's Association Kerala (BAKE) to create healthier and innovative food solutions for the Indian bakery industry. As part of this colla


Cornitos showcase healthy, crunchy and flavourful products at Aahar 2023

Cornitos, an Indian snack brand, participated in Aahar 2023, an international cuisine and hospitality exhibition hosted by the India Trade Promotion Organisation. Durin


Plant-based foods are an important alternative to meet future needs: Minister Tomar

A conference titled "Dawn of a Plant-Based Age" was held at the 'Aahaar' exhibition in Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, to discuss the future use of plant-based foods for foo


Himalaya Wellness Company undertakes a new campaign for its Ashwagandha on stress management

Himalaya Wellness Company has launched a campaign, "Ab Stress Nahi, De-stress Kijiye," to create awareness about the impact of unaddressed stress on individuals and emp


California Almonds enters the Aahar international food and hospitality fair

The Almond Board of California recently participated in Aahar 2023, a flagship B2B event organised by India Trade Promotion Organisation, to promote the consumption of


Lubrizol unveils insights-driven, consumer-led Nutra 2.0 Strategy

Lubrizol Life Science Health (LLS Health) is introducing a fresh customer-focused approach to its value-added nutraceuticals at Vitafoods Europe in Geneva, which will t


Keventers presents a nutrition-rich vegan delicacy

Keventers, India's iconic dairy brand with a 97-year legacy, is expanding its nutritious product portfolio nationwide by launching its first-ever line of vegan delicaci


India's first superfood brand, Nourish You, secures investments

Indian superfood start-up, Nourish You, has secured investment from actor Samantha Ruth Prabhu. The company was the first to retail quinoa and chia seeds locally in Ind


Nutrizoe launches Zoe Bars, India's first dedicated energy bar for women

Nutrizoe has recently introduced Zoe Bars, the first energy bars in India designed specifically for women. These bars cater to the slightly different dietary requiremen


Nutricircle presents nutrition-based plant protein isolates

Nutricircle, a nutraceutical and science-based company listed on the BSE, recently launched nutrition-based plant protein isolates in New Delhi at the 37th edition of A


Apis India forays into the spread category with the launch of peanut butter

To enhance its healthy product line, Apis India, a key player in India's organised honey trade market, has introduced its peanut butter range, which will come in Creamy


FSSAI seeks a special drive to inspect the quality of nutraceuticals sold in the market

To ensure the safety and quality of nutraceuticals and health supplements sold in the market, the FSSAI has directed Commissioners of Food Safety, Central Licensing Aut


Wakao presents a revolutionary vegan burger patty containing jackfruit

Wakao Foods has introduced a new vegan patty, the Continental Burger Patty, made from the finest jackfruit, pea protein, and a blend of spices. 


Yu Foods presents instant hakka noodles with veggies and sauce

Yu, a consumer foods brand that launched in India in Oct 2021 with its instant meal bowls, has expanded its product line with the launch of instant hakka noodles. Yu's


Bagrry's expands its breakfast range with organic honey

Bagrry's India Private Limited, a leading brand in the breakfast cereals and health food industry in India, introduced Bagrry's Organic Wild Honey. This premium honey p


Rajdhani Besan enters into the healthy breakfast cereals & snacking segment

Rajdhani Foods is expanding its product portfolio by venturing into healthy breakfast cereals and snacks to cater to the evolving demands of its consumers.


Kettle Brand comes up with healthy air-fried chips

Kettle Brand, the pioneer and one of the leaders in premium kettle-cooked chips, launched the first kettle-cooked, air-fried potato chip. The new healthy product is ava


Cargill and Cubiq unite on novel fat tech to up innovation of plant-based foods

Cargill and Cubiq Foods entered product co-development and commercial go-to-market agreements to create healthier, more sustainable, and better-tasting solutions.


Azelis consolidates its food & nutrition footprint through a collaboration with Corbion

Azelis, a supreme innovation service provider in the speciality chemicals and food ingredients sector, has reported the expansion of its collaboration with Corbion, a l


Nutrizoe presents new flavours in Lactobites and Nail the Nausea range

Nutrizoe, the women's wellness brand, has presented new flavours for Lactobites, its lactation-aiding bars and Nail the Nausea, its nausea-inhibiting oral strips.


BCS Globals forays into the Indian energy drink market with Wox

BCS Globals, a UAE-based food & beverage enterprise established in 2013, forays into the rapidly growing Indian energy drink market with the launch of the one-of-it


House of Veda enters into Organic Pulses and Organic Oil Category

House of Veda, India's leading health and wellness brand, grows its portfolio by entering two new categories – Organic pulses, an everyday need product for a heal


Herbalife Nutrition India forays into the eye health segment with Ocular Defense

In line with its adherence to nutrition and wellness, Herbalife Nutrition India, the multinational nutrition enterprise, has joined the eye health segment with its new


Heritage Foods unveils GlucoShakti, an orange-flavoured energy drink

Heritage Foods Ltd, one of the country’s leading dairy businesses, launched GlucoShakti, a whey-based instant energy drink that rejuvenates hardworking youth afte


Union government emphasises meals with millets to sustain daily doses of micronutrient content

Union government emphasises meals with millets to maintain daily doses of micronutrient content. Millet, a whole grain that is also a cereal crop, nutritionally surpass


Pharmactive launches high potency Kiwi extract for facilitating protein digestion

Botanical and nutraceutical ingredient producers Pharmactive Biotech Products, S.L.U., launched KWD+, a high-performance kiwi fruit extract (Actinidiadeliciosa). KWD+ h


FSSAI entrusted LabelBlind to study the baseline nutrition values of packed food items

Observing the significance and increased need for front-of-pack labelling of packaged food items in the country, FSSAI delegated FoLSol by LabelBlind, India's foremost


Urgent action required as acute malnutrition imperils the lives of millions of children

United Nations (UN) agencies are calling for desperate action to protect the most vulnerable kids in fifteen countries hardest hit by an unparalleled food and nutrition


ProV Foods unveils ProV Minis, a handful of nuts, as a mini snack pack

ProV Foods unveiled a new line of products, particularly for the Indian market, called ProV Minis. ProV Minis are ideally proportioned mini snack packs of flavoured nut


Myprotein India launches 'You're Already Ready' campaign

Irrespective of the stage of anyone's fitness journey, Myprotein – an international sports nutrition major – launched its new campaign, 'You're Already Read


Superfoods Valley presents Good Monk, a unique nutrition mix

Superfoods Valley, a Bangalore-based nutrition and food-tech startup launched its flagship product, Good Monk, an exceptional nutrition mix. The company also launched a


Marico unveils Saffola Munchiez, a range of Ragi and Makhana-based RTE snacks

Marico Limited unveiled SaffolaMunchiez, a range of healthful, tasty snacks. Created from Indian super grains such as Ragi and Makhana, the brand aspires to make snacki


Modicare unveils Well gummies to fulfil nutritional requirements on the go

Modicare Limited, one of India's main direct-selling businesses, expands its Well range with the launch of 'Well Gummies'. Giving a fun twist to nutrition, the latest p


Start-up Vgarden develops clean-label, flaky canned tuna using plant protein

Vgarden Ltd. unveils a game-changing vegan canned tuna. The 100% plant-derived product has an identical flavour, texture, and appearance as the canned kitchen staple. T


Good Flippin' Burgers enters into purpose-led products with Good Giving Water

Good Flippin' Burgers, a Delhi and Mumbai burger brand, has embarked on purpose-led products with the launch of Good Giving Water through their initiative - Good Giving


DFRL hosted a 3-day national conference on military dietary needs

The Defence Food Research Laboratory (DFRL) in Mysuru hosted a three-day national conference from December 7 to 9, 2022. The focus was on military dietary requirements


The Rameshwaram Café celebrates the Festival of Ghee to spread health benefits

The Rameshwaram Café celebrated a Festival of Ghee to spread health benefits. The aim was to create an awareness campaign to educate people on the high nutrition


Bunge to invest in a new protein concentrate manufacturing unit in the US

Bunge, an international leader in food, agribusiness, and ingredients, intends to invest approximately $550 million to build a completely integrated textured soy protei


ITC Sunfeast brings Supermilk – the strong milk biscuit – to Tamil Nadu

ITC Sunfeast reportedly launched its new product, ‘Sunfeast Supermilk’ biscuits, in Tamil Nadu (TN). TN currently contributes to approximately 40% of the mi


FSSAI re-operationalises standards limiting formaldehyde in fish

The FSSAI has once again re-operationalised the regulations under the Food Safety Standards (Food Product Standards and Food Additives) Amendment Regulations, 2021, con


Myprotein launches limited-edition clear whey isolate

Myprotein, a top-class global sports nutrition brand, came up with a limited-edition clear whey isolate in Black Cherry flavour that featured in the brand’s Black


The exotic and admiringly famous Nalen Gur ice cream

As the winters approach, it will soon be Nalen Gur's time. Nalen Gur is curated from the sap/milk of the date palm (khajur) tree, a native of Bengal. During winters, th


Mother Dairy commits 101,000 glasses of milk to celebrate Dr Kurien's 101st birth anniversary

Mother Dairy, in association with the leading NGOs – The Akshaya Patra Foundation and Apna Ghar- has promised to distribute 101,000 glasses of milk to underprivileged children on National Mil


Laïta's product innovation helps strengthen its development in the clinical nutrition market

Laïta Nutrition, the nutrition unit of the dairy cooperative Laïta that specializes in formulating and manufacturing complex nutritional products, affirms its


Britannia enters a joint venture with French cheese maker Bel Group to offer new products to Indian consumers

Britannia Industries and Bel entered a partnership to offer Indian consumers an exceptional range of nutritious and accessible cheese products. 


Britannia NutriChoice launches AI-powered, personalized diet consultations for diabetic people through WhatsApp ChatBot

Britannia NutriChoice launched a first-of-its-kind service that democratizes access to nutrition for diabetic people. The campaign will cover more than 15 million peopl


US FDA revises nutritious infant formula for infants with urea cycle ailments

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) took further steps to make additional infant formula available in the US under the apex agency's increased flexibility. The ty


Diabexy introduces sugar control atta for diabetes patients

Diabexy, an organization manufacturing low glycemic load food products for diabetic people, launched “Diabexy Atta” to help people fight diabetes and also m


Nutrition specialists with Superfoods Valley to sustain nutritional transparency and solve hidden hunger

Nutrition and food-tech startup Superfoods Valley has united with nutrition leaders, nutrition technologists, food scientists, and wellness experts to attempt to solve


PFNDAI partners with IFBA to boost healthy living

PFNDAI (Protein Foods and Nutrition Development Association of India) and IFBA (Ind Food & Beverage Association) collaborated to promote healthy living amongst cons


Ministry of Crab launches first-ever Crab Biryani

Mumbai’s premium seafood fine dining restaurant MOC (Ministry of Crab), has offered its consumers one more reason to celebrate! The restaurant has launched a new


Boheco, Intergalactic Beverages and Spaceman & Company launch Blissful beverages

Boheco, Spaceman & Company and Intergalactic Beverages have introduced their trendy range of beverages – Blissful. Enchanted by natural adaptogens and hemp&rs


A new study demonstrates pistachios are an antioxidant powerhouse

Antioxidant-rich foods are regularly promoted as part of a healthy lifestyle, and research recommends that an antioxidant-rich diet may even help to lower the risk of d


Marico aims to strengthen its healthy food segment with the launch of Saffola Soya Bhurji

India's leading FMCG company, Marico Limited, has boosted its plant-based protein portfolio by launching Saffola Soya Bhurji. This delicious, protein-rich, ready-to-coo


Jollywell introduces a new range of clean plant-based supplements

Jollywell has come up with a new range of products that help people stay fit for longer. Jollywell is an exceptional online nutraceutical brand known for its life-enhan


Akshayakalpa Organic comes up with India's foremost organic Greek yoghurts

Akshayakalpa Organic, India's first certified organic dairy company, known for presenting organic milk and milk products, launches India's first organic Greek yoghurts


Tech Mahindra presents the ‘Green Tuesday’ initiative to decrease food-related carbon footprint

Tech Mahindra, a supreme provider of digital adaptation, consulting, and business re-engineering services and solutions, has undertaken its Green Tuesday initiative tha


Licious introduces UnCrave - India's first D2C plant-based meat brand

Licious, India's largest D2C Unicorn, declared its role in the alternative protein sector by introducing UnCrave - India's foremost D2C plant-based meat brand. It aspir


Prasuma expands its product portfolio with the launch of Bao Buns

Prasuma, India’s favouriteMomo brand, is further cementing its stance as an innovation-driven brand with its latest launch of Bao Buns. Another first in the India


Solabia-Algatech launches Astaxanthin Gummies with Vitamin C

The microalgae cultivators offer a vegan, pectin-based, unique food supplement in a move to provide a new, more flavored medium for furnishing its flagship Astaxanthin


Dabur expands portfolio with the launch of Réal Health Peanut Butter range

Dabur India Ltd. has declared the expansion of its Réal portfolio with the launch of the Réal Health Peanut Butter range. It contains 100% Natural & C


Adani Wilmar marks National Nutrition Month with its unique Fortune SuPoshan project

Adani Wilmar, one of India’s quickest-growing FMCG companies, observed Poshan month across September with its Fortune SuPoshan program, executed by Adani Foundati


FSSAI declares norms associated with nutritional info & shelf life

The FSSAI has announced the Food Safety and Standards (Labelling and Display) First Amendment Regulations, 2022 - norms associated with nutritional information and the


Quaker boosts its portfolio with RTE breakfast cereals with the launch of nutrition-rich Quaker Oats Muesli

Quaker forayed into the RTE (ready-to-eat) cereal segment with the breakfast offering of nutrition-rich Quaker Oats Muesli. Packed with 5 grains and 22% fruit, seeds, a


Delfrez introduces its range of ready-to-eat and ready-to-cook meat items

Sugana Foods Delfrez brings nutritious offerings with the launch of a range of ready-to-eat and ready-to-cook meat products in Chicken, Mutton, and Marinates. 


Hershey India introduces Hershey’s Kisses Hazelnut ‘n’ Cookies

Hershey India Pvt Ltd., a part of The Hershey Company, a leading multinational snacking giant and the most extensive producer of quality chocolates in North America, has reportedly launched a nutri


Nutella ventures brand campaign 'Mornings taste better with Nutella'

Nutella, the authentic and considerably prevalent hazelnut cocoa brand of Ferrero, one of the leading manufacturers of sweet-packaged products, introduced its new campaign 'Mornings taste better wi


Nourish Organics launches Nutrition Bars 2.0

Nourish Organics has launched its unique and elevated Nutrition Bars 2.0 with refurbished packaging.

A sustainable, organic food-fo


Dupixent phase 3 positive data in kids aged six months to 5 years with moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis posted in The Lancet

The Lancet has published positive outcomes from a phase 3 Dupixent (dupilumab) trial in kids aged six months to 5 years with uncontrolled moderate-to-severe atopic derm


Godrej Yummiez embarks on Paneer Pops; a perfect snack to enjoy

Godrej Tyson Foods Ltd, part of India's biggest diversified agribusiness - Godrej Agrovet Limited, recently ventured into a new paneer snack underneath its fastest-grow


The Laughing Cow associates with MoD to launch "Yummy Savoury Donuts."

Mad over Donuts and The Laughing Cow reveal The Laughing Cow cheese savory donuts. Consumers adore savory cheese and what better way to satiate consumers' love for chee


Godrej Jersey extends its flavored milk basket with its nutritious Nutty Badam Milk

Godrej Jersey announced the launch of its nutritious Nutty Badam flavored milk. Loaded with the goodness of milk and the crunchiness of almonds, it delivers a fantastic


Prebiotic results were evidenced for chicory root fibers

A new systematic literature review with meta-analyses, performed by Dávid U. Nagy et al., exhibits that chicory root fiber intake (starting at 3g/day) fosters su


Experts requested an effective compulsory warning label

Public health and consumer specialists in Rajasthan unanimously demanded compulsory simplified front-of-the-pack labeling (FOPL) regulation to be announced by the Food


Pescafresh extends RTE-RTC portfolio; unveils NAE Chicken Deli meats

Pescafresh recently unveiled a new range of exclusively crafted Chicken Deli meats under its RTE-RTC range SaSH22. The delicious NAE (No Antibiotics Ever) Chicken Deli


Health Star after analysis of nutrition ratings with the algorithm: FSSAI

As the FSSAI (Food Safety and Standards Authority of India) resolved to go ahead with ‘Health Star Ratings’ for ‘Front of the Pack Label (FOPL)’


Techwave presents a seed-to-table endeavor to combat hunger

An increase in food prices is shattering the poor people and acknowledging hunger, and steps to eradicate hunger are now imminent. Techwave, a leading multinational IT


Cargill Gemini Oil presents a new campaign to promote new packaging & logo

Cargill’s Gemini Oil ventured a new campaign, 'Aaj Kya Banna Chahti Ho', based on consumer understanding. From a traditionalist who spends time cooking hot, healt


Myprotein collaborates with Blue Tribe for plant-based breakfast recipes

Myprotein, the leading sports nutrition brand, and Blue Tribe, a plant-based meat manufacturer, have entered a strategic partnership to create healthful consumer-centri


Grabenord forays into the vegan space to spice up ordinary meals

Grabenord unveiled a variety of options to serve the widest range of 100 % plant-based, dairy-free, nutrition-rich, and vegan gourmet products like dips, sauces, butter


FreshPlate presents a first-of-its-kind home-cooked meal subscription service

FreshPlate, the foremost Indian startup aggregating local tiffin services to deliver on-demand authentic home-cooked nutritious meals utilizing last-mile delivery, unveiled an innovative meal subsc


Nutrihub, ICAR- Indian Institute of Millets Research inks MoU with Akshaya Patra Foundation

The Akshaya Patra Foundation signed an MoU with Nutrihub, the Indian Institute of Millets Research, the country’s exclusive institute that is at the forefront of


Quaker launches fiber-rich Oats comprising four grains and one seed
PepsiCo-owned international brand, Quaker, unveiled the new and improved Quaker Oats Multigrain. 


More athletes abusing IV Nutrition without any knowledge of its effects

IV used to be the last treatment alternative, but competitive athletes getting nutrition through an IV are making it a norm, despite no scientific proof that it works,


Pure Nutrition’s immunity-boosting supplements

Pure Nutrition, extracted from nature, is born out of the premise that Nature is the finest healer and has the answers to most health problems. A 100% vegetarian, house


Millets re-establishes its superfood status by taking the center stage on patients' plates

The Indian Institute of Millets Research (ICAR-IIMR), an exclusive research institute for sorghum and other millets is now popularising its superfood millet devouring b


Evo unveils ‘the world’s first boiled egg, produced wholly from plants.’

Evo - an alternate protein start-up based in India & the US unveiled the world's first 'Plant-based Boiled Egg’ that can be grilled, fried, or pickled just li


Hard Rock Café launches a fresh Express Lunch Menu with its focus on nutrition

Hard Rock Café has unveiled an all-new Express Lunch Menu that shall leave anyone spoilt for nutritious choices. The menu is a captivating combination of nutriti


iD Fresh Food enters nutrition as it forays into the Rs 10,000 crore ghee market

India’s largest consumer fresh food brand, iD Fresh Food, has forayed into the Rs 10,000 crore ghee market with the launch of iD Ghee. The company plans to ventur


Happy Sweets: Noto unveils a new range of more nutritious Halwai-style Mithai

Noto unveiled a new dessert category - Happy & Healthy Sweets for the festive season.

These traditional mouth-watering mithais


GoodDot presents The 10 minutes “UnMuttonDhaba Curry Kit”

With an aim to revolutione the vegan food industry, GoodDot, India’s leading plant-based meat manufacturer has presented the new UnMuttonDhaba Curry Kit, a 100 %


Lil'Goodness to launch a range of nutritious snacks with Sikkim Government

Lil’Goodness, the snacking brand for families with kids, is set to introduce a range of healthy snacks in association with Sikkim Supreme, the Sikkim Government&r


Tata Consumer Goods forays into India’s plant-based meat sector

In the latest development in India’s smart protein sector, Tata Consumer Goods presented its own brand of plant-based meats. Tata Consumer Products (TCPL) started


Lil'Goodness ventures India's first Prebiotic Cocoa Powder

Lil’Goodness, the health-focused food and snacking brand, has introduced zero added sugar Prebiotic Cocoa Powder in India. Made of natural prebiotic fibers and 10


Herbalife is the official nutrition supporter for Team India at Commonwealth Games

Herbalife Nutrition, the premier global nutrition company, has partnered with the Indian Olympic Association (IOA) as the Official Nutrition Partner of Team India for t


Japan’s Ise Foods ventures high-quality egg sales in India

Ise Foods Inc. (aka. Ise Egg), Japan’s largest and world’s 5th largest egg producer, launched the production and sales of its quality eggs, Ise Egg Premium, in India through its Indian


BVeg partners with AAK to support the plant-based meat ecosystem

AAK entered a strategic alliance with BVeg Foods, India’s largest plant-based food processing company. The purpose is to join hands and co-develop plant-based mea


Protein brand Fit AF launched as per India's health and fitness industry

Fit AF has launched its product range of whey protein in the Indian market with its curated and exclusive approach to holistic solutions for the Indian health and fitne


Redefining nutrition and health: Flax serves weekly meals delivered at the doorstep

Engaged in the day-to-day of life, overwhelmed by work, or always on the move, the gen-next hustles for living an active life that is hectic. Rushing in & out can l


EatFit introduces HRX’s premium functional food to the platform

India’s one of the largest healthy food platforms, EatFit, unveiled its association with Hrithik Roshan’s HRX, to launch HRX’s premium functional food


Sigachi broadens horizons by entering the human nutritional segment

Hyderabad’s Sigachi Industries Limited has ventured into the human nutritional segment, with an exceptional focus on B2B markets, in India and across the world. T


Britannia presents nutrition rich Good Day Harmony cookies with Pista, Hazelnuts, Almonds and Cashews

India’s largest cookie brand, Britannia Good Day, launched the all-new Good Day Harmony that contains nutrition-rich nuts: Almond, Hazelnut, Cashew, and Pista in every cookie.

The Goo


Ingredion introduces a new interactive sugar reduction campaign

Ingredion EMEA came up with a ‘Taste Sweet Liberation’, a new campaign that showcases how its broad portfolio of innovative sweeteners and texturizers allow


Yoga and California walnuts are becoming health essentials

Amid hectic work schedules, uncertain vacation plans, and the never-ending to-do list, today's generation has to work hard to live the fullest and stay fit in a small a


Blue Tribe enhances its portfolio with plant-based chicken and mutton patties

Catering to the fast-growing population of hardcore meat-eaters seeking to make a lifestyle change, Blue Tribe, India's leading food-tech enterprise is vigorously worki


E-com FBOs are conveyed to display nutritional info against every item for sale

The FSSAI has directed e-commerce FBOs (food business operators) to exhibit nutritional information against the food item they sell. Such FBOs were also asked to comply


BL Agro Nourish comes up with the ‘HarThaliNutritionWali' campaign

Nourish, a BL Agro's food products company, lately launched a campaign ‘HarThaliNutritionWali', an endeavor to promote better nutritional access to the people of


Continental Coffee comes up with Continental THIS Turmeric Coffee Latte

The leading Indian-origin coffee enterprise with a multinational presence, Continental Coffee, launched Continental THIS Turmeric Coffee Latte – a 3-in-1 premix.


Pharmactive and Nutraconnect enter a strategic alliance for APAC

Pharmactive Biotech Products, S.L.U. entered a new strategic alliance with Nutraconnect Pte, Ltd., Singapore. The coalition aims to bring innovative, scientifically-bac


Roquette comes up with new 'Nutralys' organic range of texturised pea & fava proteins

Roquette, an international player in plant-based ingredients and a pioneer of plant proteins, has come up with a new Nutralys range of organic textured proteins from pe


Tereos brings a clean & sustainable plant-based protein brand

Tereos launched Ensemble, a new plant-based protein brand. The brand offers clean, simple, sustainable, and versatile plant-based products for retail distribution, comm


Evo Foods and Ginkgo Bioworks collaborate to develop animal-free egg proteins

Evo Foods and Ginkgo Bioworks entered a partnership to develop animal-free egg proteins to potentially create ingredients for the most realistic plant-based eggs. 


Laurik launches ‘Laurik Bites ’ to improve sleep, focus, and gut health

Laurik, a unique health elevator start-up, has come up with a new product range Laurik Bites. The easy-to-consume product supports three important categories (gut, slee


Omega-3 Fatty Acids found helpful in reducing Acne

A study in Germany found that omega-3 fatty acids, found in nuts and seeds, fish oil, and wild salmon, help in reducing acne that too without harsh side effects.



Schools Brace for Crisis Over Meal Programs

The current year's ongoing supply chain disruptions, inflation and rising gas prices are creating unprecedented complications for school nutrition teams, already sweati


FDA bestows Breakthrough Device designation for Emily's Care Nourish Test System

Lactation Lab, a company offering the most scientifically advanced breast milk test, received Breakthrough Device designation for its latest device Emily's Care Nourish


Eggoz Nutrition embarks on Kolkata market

Fresh and chemical-free eggs brand, Eggoz Nutrition is enhancing its physical presence in the eastern 

Indian, Kolkata.

Kolkata is one of the most populated cities in India hav


Emergency Shipment of Baby Formula Reaches From Europe

A 35-ton consignment of hypoallergenic baby formula from Switzerland reached the US on 22 May, under "Operation Fly Formula" to deal with a nationwide shortage.


Diet allays ADHD symptoms in children

A recent study revealed that children who eat more fruits and veggies have less inattention disorder. On evaluating the effectiveness of the supplements, the children w


ER Doctors warn parents against diluting Infant Formula

As the US faces critical shortages of baby formula, emergency doctors cautioned parents against diluting the formula to stretch out their infant formula stock. A produc


Weight Watchers come up with a range of fresh & nutrition-rich meals for homes

Weight Watchers (WW) is launching a novel range of nutrition-rich, tasty, ready-made meals that shall be delivered to homes. The Healthy Eats Chilled Meals shall be ava


Keto molecule can reverse colorectal cancer: Research

Research investigation shows that low-carb diets reduce colorectal tumor growth in mice.

It was found that a molecule produced on k


Bournvita Biscuits bring taste and nutrition together with 10% of daily iron & calcium

Targeting the nutrition segment, Bournvita Biscuits, the wholesome biscuit brand, has come up with a new proposition, ‘More Taakat To You’.


Centre announces Ayurveda Aahara regulations for foods based on Ayurveda books

The Central government has notified the Food Safety and Standards (Ayurveda Aahara) Regulations, 2022, stipulating standards and regulations related to food prepared pe


Mamafeast’s natural nutritious food range to celebrate mother's day

NextG Apex India Pvt Ltd, a 360-degree retail sales and the executive company celebrate mother's day through their RTE (ready-to-eat) breakfast food range ‘Mamafe


4700BC comes up with the first-ever ready-to-eat (RTE) sweet corn

India’s premium snacks brand, 4700BC launches the world’s first-ever, RTE (ready-to-eat) sweet corn that is full of nutrition and power. RTE sweet corn prov


Herbalife Nutrition unveils Eat Right Food Summit 2022 supported by Eat Right India movement

Herbalife Nutrition started the Eat Right India campaign at the recently concluded Eat Right Food Summit 2022 in Delhi. The campaign intends to promote and provide safe


Freshey's Wonder Idly Dosa batter ventured into Chennai

Freshey's a homegrown brand from the house of WayCool Foods, India's swiftest growing agri-commerce company, has declared the launch of Freshey's Wonder Idli Dosa batter for consumers. The batter i


Wellbeing Nutrition & Disney associate to pitch first organic kids nutrition

Wellbeing Nutrition, engrossed in plant-based products, has launched the world's first 100% USDA Certified Organic and plant-based melts Oral Thin Strips range for chil


Prasuma announces category expansion with products in its frozen food portfolio

Prasuma, India’s ruling chilled meat and frozen food brand, has declared the proliferation of new and nutritious snacks to its frozen food portfolio. The brand is


MuscleXP ventures NourishVitals to munch healthily!

MuscleXP declares the launch of NourishVitals, a unique product category to bring a spectrum of products to support your healthy lifestyle. With offerings like Seeds &a


Myprotein launches three fitness-focused gift boxes

Striving to support people in boosting their routine to attain their fitness goals, leading sports nutrition brand Myprotein has revealed three ‘Fuel Your Ambitio


Bajaj Healthcare launches new nutraceutical supplement to normalize magnesium levels in the body

Bajaj Healthcare Limited announced the launch of magnesium L-threonate in its nutraceutical segment. The target market size for the product is around Rs. 150 crores.

Magnesium L-threonate (


Sid’s Farm launches public awareness campaign around the importance of unadulterated milk

Sid’s Farm, a premium dairy brand based in Telangana, has challenged raising awareness around the consumption of pure, nutritious, and fresh milk. The brand has t


Vitamin K2 insufficiency in Indian population

Nowadays, the significance of vitamin K's nutritional status is getting more attention. Synergia Life Sciences embarked on an epidemiological study to analyze serum lev


OZiva introduces new product line - Fizzy Drinks

OZiva, India's leading plant-based wellness and nutrition brand, has introduced a new product line- Fizzy Drinks. The recent category launch is to create daily wellness


Modi Naturals launched a pasta range under its brand Oleev Kitchen

Modi Naturals Ltd., a leading FMCG organization famous for its edible oil brand Oleev, recently introduced a pasta range under their healthy and nutritious food brand,


Bask Associates introduces freshly brewed coffee based on an on-the-go model

Hyderabad-based start-up, Bask Associates unveiled its formal foray into the market through a freshly brewed coffee on an on-the-go model in the country - The Brew Trib


Cocoberry opens new store in Andheri West

Cocoberry, India's greatest frozen yogurt brand, opens a new store in Mumbai's primary target area of Andheri West. The newly inaugurated outlet is located on Andheri W


Cornitos introduces Crusties - Baked snack for the season

Cornitos, the made-in-India nachos brand, extends its product portfolio with baked snacks. The recently launched range is the snack of


Plant-nutrition-based meat GoodDot is now available on SwiggyInstamart

GoodDot, India’s leading plant-nutrition-based meat manufacturer, recently partnered with Swiggy Instamart. It would enable its consumers to easily order their pr


Nutrition-rich Green Protein launched with the new year

The month of January saw the launch of nutrition-rich Green Protein, an entirely vegan, power-packed protein powder brand. 

It is purely plant-based vegan protein made entirely of pea


Brightseed & ofi collaborate to explore the health benefits of popular spices

Medical research has shown that there are bioactives in black pepper and garlic known for their medicinal qualities. However, not all compounds within these spices have


Dried goji berries to protect against age-related vision loss

As per a small, randomized trial conducted at the University of California, Davis, regularly eating dried goji berries may help prevent or slow the development of age-r


Auric launches special ayurvedic plant protein powder with four nutrition-rich ingredients

To add wholesome goodness to the diets of Gen Y, Auric Ayurveda introduced a plant-based protein powder with an exclusive ayurvedic protein blend of wheat and pea prote


Mother Dairy plans to expand its ghee segment, eyes 20% growth

Ghee forms the largest consumed nutrition-rich dairy product in India after liquid milk. It has been an integral part of Indian households for ages and is used for diff


CSIR-CFTRI undertakes nutritional Intervention targeted to SAM children in Mysuru

CSIR-CFTRI launched a nutrition intervention initiative to improve the nutritional status of the Severely Acute Malnourished (SAM) children in Mysore with the Karnataka


Asahi Kasei’s innovative Cooking Sheet for all the healthy and nutritious baking needs

People looking for baking yummy cookies, cakes, and other savories now have the option of making a healthier variant.

One can use A


Diet experts suggest celebrating the onset of the harvest festival with the nutrition of almonds

Celebrated with much enthusiasm, Makar Sankranti marks the end of winter and the beginning of a new harvest season.

Fitness and die


Nutraceutical manufacturers affected by FSSAI’s announcement specifying marketeers as relabellers

The Healthcare industry, primarily committed to manufacturing & marketing of nutraceuticals, has voiced concern over the FSSAI’s notification nominating marketers as relabellers akin to r


Yu introduces instant nutritious dessert bowls in 3 new flavors

Yu, a home-grown consumer brand that focuses on 100% natural and preservative-free Instant Meal Bowls, launched Instant Dessert Bowls in 3 distinctive flavors- GajarHal


Nourish supplements cornflakes to its healthy breakfast portfolio

Nourish, BL Agro's leading food products company, added 'cornflakes' to its existing breakfast cereals portfolio.

The company has come up with three different flavors - Rose Almond, Kesar P


24Seven stores chain targets the nutrition market with the launch of plant-based sausages

India’s prime 24-hour convenience store chain, 24Seven, introduced plant-based hot dogs and sausages, targeting the burgeoning ‘smart protein’ category. The company collaborated w


Ingredion launches the latest sports nutrition insights report

Ingredion EMEA launched a market insights report titled ‘Success in Sports Nutrition’ that showcases fresh opportunities for manufacturers in the burgeoning sports nutrition category. I


Nutrition bars to be served to public school pupils in Maharashtra

Class 1 to 8 students in civic and state schools will now be given millet-based nutrition bars 5 days a week, along with the regular rice and pulses for lunch as part of the mid-day meal scheme. Si


The study reports that supplementing potatoes to your diet can boost nutrition

A novel study among nine to 18-year-olds has recommended that eating potatoes can be an efficient strategy to enhance the intake of key shortfall nutrients modestly.

The study results were


Diet-related NCDs threaten India, necessitate an integrated approach

The dietary imbalance continues to increase the number of NCDs (non-communicable diseases) in children and adults. Thus, during the second edition of the mega Bharat Nutrition Week conclave, organi


WhiteCub launches nutrition rich vegan butter

WhiteCub, India's pioneering dairy-free food brand, introduced the first-ever vegan butter. It is completely plant-based butter created without a single drop of any dairy product. It contains vitam


World leaders call for the reduction of antimicrobial drugs in global food systems

The Global Leaders Group on Antimicrobial Resistance urged all countries to reduce antimicrobial drugs in global food systems significantly. It includes stopping the use of medically important anti


NGS introduces 'Grow Daily Boys 10+' protein drink powder

Nutritional Growth Solutions (NGS) Ltd. launched Grow Daily Boys 10+ protein drink powder to support growth and development in boys over ten years older. The new product line is a patented mixture


Tetley India introduces green tea 'Tetley Immune' containing antioxidants & Vitamin C

Tata Consumer Products' Tetley launched a unique innovation- Tetley Immune, an antioxidant-rich green tea with added vitamin C. Vitamin C is known to improve immunity.

It is available in fo


Pre & probiotics can protect against Covid19

Current studies have revealed that mothers produce this nutrition, not for the infant but the bacteria and other microorganisms in the infant's gut. These microorganisms in the gu


This Rakshabandhan present your sibling Fast&Up hamper

This Rakshabandhan, gives a break to gifts like Chocolates and flowers, deodorants, and shaving kits. Gift your sibling the Fast&Up hamper prepared with intelligent and active nutrition on the


Britannia Nutrition Foundation completes 11 years of improving health & nutritional outcomes for children & women

Of late, Britannia Nutrition Foundation completed its 11th anniversary in tackling child malnutrition in India. The foundation partners with the Government and non Government stakeholders to addres


Laïta Nutrition makes a strategic shift into plant-based ingredients

Laïta Nutrition, the nutrition division of the Laïta dairy cooperative, has unveiled its strategic focus on plant-based ingredients. Covid-19 pandemic has further accelerated the transiti


Veeba launches Earthmade Organix with D2C approach

Veeba, a home-grown food brand, revealed its venture into the extensive Indian Organic Food industry with the brand ‘Earthmade Organix’. By this, the firm is taking its better-for-you v


Nestlé excels in access to nutrition index, improves healthfulness of products

Nestlé has secured the number one position in food and beverage manufacturers' ranking on producing healthy food affordable and available to buyers.

The ATNI (Access To Nutrition Ini


Only Earth – launched Oat and Coconut plant-based drinks

Only Earth, a Singapore-led plant-based beverage brand always focuses on protecting the planet; launched in 2021, the brand was started by KunalMutha, who adopted veganism and is an athlete in the


US Highbush Blueberry Council reveals extension plans in India to promote health & nutrition

When the world is staggering under the Covid-19 pandemic, customers explore ways to keep them fit - including a healthy diet and vaccines to heighten their immunity. The US Highbush Blueberry Counc


Nutrify Today introduces new business settings for US-based nutraceutical companies

Nutrify Today has formally launched a group of novel business services for US-based nutraceutical companies. The preliminary plan and development frames are a range of educational panels.



Inulin and Oligofructose amongst first allowed prebiotics by the Chinese Nutrition Society (CNS)

The CNS, China's largest expert nutrition body, has concluded that inulin and Oligofructose are among the first accepted prebiotics. The recognition includes Beneo's functional fibers derived from


Salt of the Earth creates low-sodium tastier lentils bites

After comprehensive investigation and lab tests, Salt of the Earth launched its all-natural resolution to deliver lentil bites more delicious, utilizing less sodium.

The group conducted a v


Replacement of unhealthy cravings with immunity-boosting dishes of Seeds Of Life

As times are hard and most of us are locked down at home, it may not have been easy to maintain your body walking, eat healthily and stay healthy. Seeds Of Life introduces the exact replacements fo


LiL' Goodness balances its products for fussy eaters and nutrient-deficient population

A kids' food and nutrition brand, LiL' Goodness, has transformed how 100 million kids in India snack from junk to healthy yet yummy. The company is positioned as the "daily dose of Goodness" for ki


U.S. Marshals seized over 207,000 units of kratom containing adulterated dietary supplements

The USFDA (Food and Drug Administration) announced the seizure of over 207,000 units of dietary supplements and bulk dietary ingredients containing kratom. It includes more than 34,000 kilograms of


NDDB signs MoU with GCMMF to help improve the genetics of milk-producing animals.

The (NDDB) National Dairy Development Board and (GCMMF) Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation have signed MoU to implement the genomic selection of cattle. The project will be primarily imp


Smart carbohydrates find an increasing role in sports nutrition

The growing interest in the maintenance of physical fitness has brightened the prospects of the sports nutrition market. It may grow by 12.2% in the next five years, with beverages being the highes


Staples from Bateel: Light and healthy Iftar

It is always wonderful to break your fast with friends and family; it is recommended to go for a lighter Iftar since we are not physically active as we were before the pandemic. The main idea today


DSM launched plant-based offering with first-of-its-kind vegan fish flavor

Royal DSM has launched Maxavor Fish YE – a new vegan (two taste profiles -Maxavor Fish M YE and Maxavor Fish W YE), 100 percent allergen-free flavor solution. This unique innovation, derived


The need to strengthen infant feeding and dietary guidelines: Researchers


Dietary and infant feeding guidelines should be intensified to teach more practical advice on the best methods to support children to adopt vegetable eating habits, as per dietetics


Fast&Up launched plant protein for women on Women's Day


Celebrating International Women's Day, Fast&Up has launched Plant Protein for Women to fulfill their daily protein requirements.

The brand is establishing itself as the m


Immunity-building products in Tamil Nadu: NuShakti


NuShakti designed to increase its focus in Tamil Nadu by highlighting its immunity-building nutrients to scale up operations to promote better nutrition for India.

The gap in


Introduction of 'Hello Tempayy,' a versatile, plant-based protein food: Vegolution


Vegolution launched 'Hello Tempayy,' a super bean-based, easy-to-cook food, adapted across meal occasions, cuisines, and cooking recipes.

Tempayy (also known as Tempeh or Tem


Platter for longer life: The right '5-a-day' mix is two fruit and three vegetable


More consumption of fruits and vegetables is associated with a lower risk of death in men and women, according to data representing nearly 2 million adults. Five daily servings of fr


Lowers Risk of Heart Disease, Dementia-Related Death and Premature Death: Plant-Based Protein


Postmenopausal women consuming more plant-based protein have a lower risk of premature death, cardiovascular disease, and dementia-related death, as per a study published online in t


A vegan diet remarkably alters metabolism in young children


A recently conducted study found changes in metabolism of vegan children and lower vitamin A and D levels compared to children with no special diet.

The study found serum bio


Technology-driven Ayurveda supplement brand, NanoVeda, enters the Indian market


NanoVeda products shall now be available in the Indian markets. The home-grown brand specializes in organic and plant-based products in the form of oral rapid dissolve strips. The br


Changes in diet & nutritional needs giving more popularity to plant-based meat


As most people spend their time indulging in a range of activities like cooking, reading up on mental health, and exploring changes in their lifestyle, their mind-set is moving towar


Nutritional Calculation based on RDA (Recommended Dietary Allowance): FSSAI


The FSSAI released the standards for nutritional information on labels of packaged food products under the Food Safety and Standards (Labelling and Display) Regulations, 2020. It lay


Regular consumption of Chyawanprash reduces risk of Covid-19: Clinical study report


In a significant breakthrough development, Dabur India Limited completed a large-scale, open-label, randomized, controlled, multicentric clinical study on their premium product&ndash


Plant-based meat alternatives: High demand in the next five years


DuPont Nutrition and Biosciences and IPSOS, a worldwide market research firm, issued a new research study that shows a notable increase in demand for plant-based meat alternatives in


Highlighted the importance of vitamin D for the human body: Nutrify India


Nutrify India, headquartered in Hyderabad, has spotlighted the Vitamin D importance and the varied perspective all-essential vitamins have on the human body. The company is involved


Increased focus on flavored nutritional foods for immunity: Experts


Experts say that the on-going Covid-19 phase resulted in a drastic change in consumption patterns with a higher demand for flavored nutritional food products that boost immunity.


Low salt association with healthy breakfast seen in 35% of Indians: Mintel study


A study reported by Mintel highlights that 35 percent of Indians associate low salt with healthy breakfast and 81% of Indians contemplate breakfast as one of the most important meals


‘National Nutrition’ month concludes with ‘Joy of Giving Week’: Amway India


The National Nutrition Month is celebrated throughout the country, and Amway India, managed many initiatives to underline the nutritious meals’ importance for all.



Focus on almonds, with the theme of a sustainable future for all on this World Food Day


The World Food Day is observed every year to foster global awareness and healthy diets for all, especially the hungry population.

People from all over the world will unite to


Dietary supplement companies selling products containing Cesium Chloride: FDA warning


The US Food and Drug Administration released five warning letters issued to companies selling dietary supplements containing cesium chloride.

Cesium chloride is a new dietary


On World Egg Day, poultry experts emphasize that Eggs are vital to boost immunity


On World Egg Day, October 9, 2020, top poultry experts emphasized the significance of a protein-rich diet to boost immunity. Suresh Chitturi, Chairman of the International Egg Coordi


A new strategy towards nutritional improvement: "Smart and Clear Labeling on Unhealthy foods"


"Comprehensible and explicit labeling on the front-of-package to identify the unhealthiest foods" has come out as the key to improve consumer health, especially the overweight or obe


An Initiative for "Proper Nutrition of Lactating Women" started by Delhi Government


The Chief Minister’s Aanganwadi Monitoring Committees in Delhi started an online initiative to improve the public service delivery. An online webinar organized on the conclusio


Danone refreshes its adult nutrition portfolio


Danone India, the packaged foods global giant, recently declared a complete revamp of its adult nutrition portfolio. It aims to bring up Protinex variants with zero added sugar. 


Consumption of nutraceuticals soars to boost immunity amid pandemic


The COVID-19 pandemic has increased people's awareness towards the nutraceuticals by exposing the prevalence of immunity deficiency among the world's population. People now are more


In utero brain development of children linked with levels of alcohol consumption:


Researchers at the University of Sydney recently discovered that low levels of alcohol consumption during pregnancy can hamper a child’s brain development in- utero. These prob


OZiva launches Superfood Plant Protein to widen its plant-based nutrition portfolio


OZiva has come up with a plant-based complete protein, Superfood Plant Protein. It is a mixture of vegan protein with Ayurvedic herbs and multivitamins. The nourishment of Ayurvedic


Eating nutrition-rich food can overcome Covid-19: Expert


To create awareness on the nutrition-rich food among people, National Nutrition Week is observed every year. This year it is from September 01 to 7, 2020.

Experts stated that


Probiotics- A future towards healthy gut microbiome


According to the study presented at the e-ECE 2020, Probiotics play a huge role in the process of weight loss and obesity control when consumed complementary to a well balanced diet.


Launch of 8 nutraceuticals immunity-boosting products: PMBJP


D V Sadananda Gowda, the Union Minister of Chemicals and Fertilisers, India, announces eight immunity-boosting products launch under Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya Janaushadhi Priyojana (PM


Campaign for ‘Bharat Nutrition Week’ with conclave: IHW Council


An apex body, the Integrated Health and Wellbeing (IHW) Council, promoting health for all, is organizing a mega virtual conclave from September 1 to 7, 2020, Bharat Nutrition Week (f


Nutritional supplements' impact on diet behaviour


During this pandemic, consumers are experiencing nutritional anxiety that they may not be getting the required nutrients from ordinary or conventional foods. Stress acts as an influe


Regular usage Of Fish Oil Supplements associated to reduce Risk of Heart Disease and Death


Lakhs of people consume a fish oil supplement which is rich in healthy omega-3 fatty acids in hopes that it will improve their health.Omega-3 fatty acids are present in foods, i


Altering diet continuously or abruptly could be lethal to health


New research from the University of Sheffield has found that altering to an enriched diet after consuming a restricted diet can lower life expectancy and have negative effe


People with High Vitamin B12 range are more susceptible to die early as per JAMA Report


People with higher blood levels of vitamin B12 are at an enhanced risk of early death, a current study in the journal JAMA Network Open has recommended. The death risk in s


Vitamin C may reduce Mechanical Ventilation span in Critical Care Patients


A current meta-analysis suggested that vitamin C may reduce the length of ICU stay and the span of mechanical ventilation. The researchers quantized the modification of the


Vitamin C-B1-Steroid Combo May reduce Septic Shock Mortality in Kids


Sepsis can impact anyone at any time but it tends to strike more often the very old and the very young. Children, particularly infants and premature babies, can be more vul


Cocoa enhances Walking Performance in PAD, as per the Circulation Study


In the disease related to peripheral artery, there is a narrowing of the arteries and lowering of blood flow from the heart to the legs. This leads to tightness, pain, cram


Consuming red meat and processed meat enhances heart disease and death risk, as per the study


After a scandalous study last fall suggesting that it was not essential for people to alter their diet in terms of red meat and processed meat, a large, carefully analyzed


As per the study dopamine, biological clock associated to overeating, snacking and obesity


During the span of 1976 through 1980, 15% of U.S. adults were suffering from obesity. Today, about 40% of adults are under obese category. Another 33% are under overweight


FDA declares Unprecedented Recalling of Dietary Supplements


Currently, a manufacturer which is New York-based produce dietary supplement (and its subsidiaries) furnished a nationwide recall of all lots of dietary supplement products


IV Magnesium Sulfate enhances results 6 Months after Brain Surgery


In current years, magnesium sulfate has secured interest as a potential protector of brain function. Prior studies have demonstrated it to have a favorable safety profile,


Natural compound in vegetables assists in fighting fatty liver disease


A new study headed by Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientists demonstrates how a natural compound discovered in many well-known and widely consumed vegetables can also b


Backache in Postmenopausal Women is associated to Vitamin D Deficiency


Lumbar disc degeneration is a general musculoskeletal disease that often causes lower back ache. A new study has tried to examine the linkage between vitamin D deficiencies


Infection of Clostridioides difficile flourishes under a high-protein, high-fat diet


Diets involving Paleo, Keto and Atkins concentrate on high-fat, high-protein meals that are often low in carbohydrates. This mix may be attractive to Clostridioides diffici


Consumption of an egg a day not linked to risk of heart disease


The sandal about whether eggs are good or bad for your heart health may be resolved, and about one a day is fine.

A group of researchers from the Populati


Reason for lacking of nutritional quality in the packed lunches of Children


From healthy salads to sandwiches, we try to pack everything nutritious for school tiffin box of our kids. But it is disturbing to know that as per a latest research; fewer than


As per AHA, Understand the Power of Grapefruit before grabbing it


Grapefruit has sweet and friendly aesthetics, but you might have heard it has powers far beyond those of ordinary produce. Some of that data is fact, and some is myth.


Consumption of walnut could benefit brain health?


Oxidative stress has long been associated to age-related cognitive debilitation, the harbinger of dementia. Epidemiologic studies linking adherence to antioxidant-rich dietary patter


Switching to Skim Milk could add Years to Your Life?


If you want to downplay the aging process, it might not hurt to replace whole milk with skim, new research indicates.
The observations do not show that milk fat, per se, hastens


Coconut Oil enhances LDL Cholesterol, increasing Risk of CVDs


The demand of coconut oil rose in recent years, this has been due to its suggested health beneficiaries -- preventing heart disease, reducing belly fat, strengthening the immune syst


Plant Pigment Quercin May reduce High BP Significantly


A new paper in Nutrition Reviews observes that intake of the flavonoid quercetin can greatly lower high blood pressure in patients experiencing cardiovascular disease.



Lose of tongue fat improves sleep apnea


Tongue could be a novel target to treat the common sleep disorder.
Losing weight is an impactful treatment for Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA), but why exactly this is the case ha


Drinkers of Green Tea May Live for Longer


People who adore their green tea may also enjoy longer, healthier lives, a large new study indicated.
Lovers of tea also had a slightly longer life expectancy. At age 50, they c


Drinking tea thrice a week associated to longer life expectancy


Great news for tea lovers! Researchers have observed that drinking tea at least thrice a week is associated with longer and healthier life.
As stated by study first author Xinya


Many Food Labels Now describe both which are Calories per Serving or the Whole Package?


With the launch of the new Nutrition Facts label, a variation that consumers are observing is the dual column label for some foods that can reasonably be used in one meal or snack, a


Folic acid and Zinc supplements fail to improve male fertility


Folic acid and Zinc and a pair of dietary supplements long boasted as an impactful treatment for male infertility, failed to enhance pregnancy rates, sperm counts, and sperm pot


Behavioral problems in adolescence could be contributed by low levels of vitamin D?


Most studies have committed on the potential impacts of vitamin D status in pregnancy on behavior problems of the offspring. As per some studies, the potential effects of early pregn


A diet enrich in carotenoids may assist in improving insulin sensitivity


Carotenoids are a group of pigments seen mainly in plants, some of which can be converted into retinol, also called as vitamin A.

It has been recommended that carotenoids, wh


Guidance Note on Artificial Ripening of Fruits by FSSAI


Fruit ripening is a combination of biochemical, physiological, and molecular processes which result in changes in colour, acidity, sugar content, aroma and texture. In layman’s


AHA News reports, Without Derailing Health, how to enjoy the Flavors of the Season


Keeping yourself healthy during the holidays doesn't mean you can't enjoy the celebrations and parties. Indulging yourself a little won't hurt – if you plan beforehand for meal


Poor Diet associated to Vision Loss among Elderly


A poor diet is associated to age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the leading source of vision loss among the elderly, as per the study advertised in the British Journal of Ophtha


Changing Frequency and Timing of Meals May Help With Diabetes


When we eat and how often we eat can make a big effect on our weight and insulin needs if we have type 2 diabetes, new research indicates.
The study observed that people who ate


Researchers found brain circuit associated to food impulsivity


This develops the possibility scientists can someday create therapeutics to resolve overeating.
Impulsivity, or responding without a thought given about the consequences of an a


AHA News reports, Longer, Healthier Life could be achieved by regular fasting


Regular fasting is linked with lower rates of heart failure and longevity, as per 2 new studies. Researchers are highlighting on the centuries-old debate about how fasting affects he


AHA News reports


AHA News reports,  Sweet Potato  is a Holiday Dish to Be Thankful For Yams and Sweet potatoes are a Thanksgiving dish for many families, which makes it vital to unders


Adhering to sustainable dietary practices may aid in prevention of future weight gain


Enhancing sustainability of current food systems may prohibit future health, environmental and social concerns. In addition to these positive effects, a new study advertised in The A