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Is dairy a hindrance and not a help for probiotics growth?

Concerns have been raised about changing consumer attitudes to dairy, and the impact that could have on the probiotics sector. ©iStock

The vast majority of new product development for functional foods featuring probiotics “remains in the dairy space”, but this may be more of a hindrance than a help for the sector’s growth prospects.

Does a high-fibre claim on premium ice cream still sound indulgent? Absolutely, says Koupe

Does a high-fibre claim on premium ice cream still sound indulgent? Absolutely, says Koupe

OMIRA shareholders will decide next month whether to approve a takeover by Lactalis.

OMIRA considers Lactalis takeover

Danone's Fan Milk will be launching a new product following investment in the Ghanaian milk company.

Danone and Abraaj Group expand Fan Milk capacity in Ghana to launch new product

Fonterra has increased its forecast farmgate milk price.

Fonterra optimistic as milk price increases

AGRANA has bought a fruit processing plant in India.

AGRANA Fruit expands into India through acquisition

The sharp increase in the butter price is causing a flurry of concern among manufacturers of butter-rich baked goods and patisseries. Pic: ©iStock/yanast

Rising butter price stirs up discontent in bakery and pastry sector

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OmegaIngredients launches sweetening flavour modifier in powder form

Acquisitions continue to be part of Ausnutria's strategy.

Ausnutria takes over ADP and Ozfarm

Glanbia Co-op is acquiring 60% of the shares of Dairy Ireland to become part of Glanbia Ireland.

Glanbia Co-op completes share placement for creation of Glanbia Ireland

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