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Fast-Growing Asia Maternal Nutrition Market to Boost Demand for Dairy Ingredients and Formula

25-02-2019
maternal nutrition, consumer trend, dairy, infant

Maternal nutrition is a hot new opportunity in emerging markets, according to the latest report from food and drink experts, Zenith Global. In many parts of Asia, the concept of optimal nutrition during the first 1,000 days of a baby’s life (from conception to two years old) is capturing the attention of mothers and their families, who all …

GEA to Build the Largest Infant Formula Plant in China

01-02-2019
dairy, factory, china, infant formula

The Pretreatment area of Junlebao factory. (Photo GEA/Junlebao) In September 2018, GEA secured an order from the Shijiazhuang Junlebao Dairy Co. Ltd. in China to supply the country’s largest spray dryer for the manufacture of infant milk formula (IMF), with a planned production capacity of six tons per hour. The project has already …

Editor’s pickArla Foods Ingredients Launches Optimised Comfort Concept for Infant Formula

09-01-2019
infant, formula, whey, protein, human milk, arla foods ingredients

Optimised comfort is at the heart of a new whey protein-based concept for infant formula developed by Arla Foods Ingredients. Infant formulas contain significantly more protein than human milk. Since protein is hard to digest, this can lead to gastrointestinal discomfort issues in infants, such as colic and constipation, resulting in excessive …