Food and Beverage: Ingredients - Press Releases

‘’ Is a Top Resource for Information About All Types of Ginseng Supplements and Teas

When it comes to natural supplements, ginseng is one of the most popular herbal remedies on the market today. Used in traditional Chinese medicine for centuries, ginseng is gaining strength throughout the world as an effective medicinal herb.

Global Yeast Industry: Industrial Applications and Market Forecast (2010-2015)

The role of yeast in the fermentation process has been well-documented over the years. In spite the presence of other chemical fermentation agents such as baking powder, yeast is still regarded as the most reliable, given its natural ability in aiding carbon-release, which imparts better texture, aroma, flavor, and taste to food materials.

AKFP Expands Clean Label Ingredient Offerings

American Key Food Products has expanded its line of natural, “clean label” ingredients distributed by the company. In addition to its extensive list of native starches and fibers, all of which are GMO-free, gluten-free and allergen-free, the company now offers arrowroot starch and native pea starch.

US Glucose Monitoring Market Witnessing Effective Growth Momentum

LogoHigh prevalence of diabetes with rising aging population are fuelling incredible growth in the US and a boom in glucose monitoring devices’ market in the country, says RNCOS.

New Product Release…Where To Buy Sage from Sacred Lands

LogoMaybe it was never considered before by consumers, but to know the origins of a sage purchase is just as important as where to buy sage itself. 99% of commercially sold sage products are not grown on sacred lands nor are they handled in a way, which respects any form of traditional smudging ceremony!

Domestic Producers Aim at EU Market of Stevia Sweeteners

LogoThanks to the EU approval for stevia and stevia glycosides, expected to be launched by the end of this year, overseas and domestic producers aim at stevia sweetener market in the EU.

Increasing New Seed Players Bring Innovation to Seed Industry

LogoA number of companies are getting into seed business, in order to benefit from the good development tendency of domestic seed industry, according to CCM’s August issue of Seed China News.

China Seed Workshop 2011: Only 10 Days to Go

LogoChina Seed Workshop 2011 is only 10 days to go. It will be held at 13:30~17:30 (GMT+8, Beijing Time) September 19th, 2011 in Beijing. It’s not too late to register.

Booming Neotame Market in China

LogoSome neotame producers improve production or expand capacity in order to explore domestic and overseas market, according to CCM’s September Issue of Sweeteners China News.

Organic Food Industry Set for Rapid Expansion in US Market

LogoNationwide concern for healthy food and food safety along with growing organic food options will drive the market to grow at a CAGR of 14% from 2011-2015, says RNCOS in its latest research report.

More Players Enter Seed Industry

LogoA number of companies of different industries are getting into seed business to benefit from the good development tendency of seed industry, according to CCM’s August issue of Seed China News.

Overview of Neotame in China

LogoSome neotame producers improve production or expand capacity in order to explore domestic and oversea market, according to CCM’s September Issue of Sweeteners China News.

ESO Epoxidized Soybean Oil Market Survey Coming Soon

LogoCCM is going to release a brand-new report on ESO this November, entitled Survey of Epoxidized Soybean Oil Market in China.

Glass-free pH Measurement Fulfills Strictest Requirements

At a German cheese producer, glass-free pH sensors from METTLER TOLEDO are being successfully used to control cultivation of starter culture in fermentation reactors. The sensor fully meets strict process safety requirements.

Fisher Capital Management Warning: Kellogg Gets Second FDA Warning on Listeria in 2 Years

A Kellogg Co. (K) cookie plant in Augusta, Georgia, was found to have a “persistent strain” of listeria during a February inspection, including on food-contact surfaces, according to a warning letter from U.S. regulators.

GM Crops Approved for Import As Processing Materials

LogoThe June issue of Seed China News indicates that GM crops has been approved for import as processing materials. Although China hasn't approved the commercial production of GM grain crops so far, GM food is widely consumed in domestic market. At present, China has approved the import of five GM crops for processing, including soybean, corn, canola, cotton and sugar beets.

US Pizza/Pasta Segment Continues to Propel Fast Food Industry

LogoAccording to our research report “US Fast Food Market Forecast to 2014”, pizza/pasta segment in the US fast good industry has been witnessing tremendous growth on the back of low cost & take out facility. Besides, increasing consumer income and opening of large number of outlets in different locations have spurred the growth of this segment in the country. Moreover, with growing young population and highly busy life, we expect that the sales of pizza/pasta in the US will surge at a CAGR of around 2% during 2011-2014.

HIS Believed to Enjoy Good Development in The Future

LogoHigh intensity sweetener (HIS) industry has enjoyed a good development in the past years, and it is estimated that the trend will continue in the next 3-5 years in China and Asia Pacific Area (AP) as most respondents believed, according to the June issue of Sweeteners China News released by CCM.

CCM Well-received in the Second China Stevia 360°Forum 2011

LogoCCM’s well-experienced researcher Chao Zhang attended the Second China Stevia 360°Forum 2011. He shared his insightful views on China stevia market in his speech Chinese Position in the Asian High Sweetener Market which was well-received and stirred up heated discussion.

Bright Future of Amino Acid Industry in China

LogoVarious properties of amino acids were studied in Japan and spread to market after the amino acids were found to be responsible for the secret of deliciousness. The Ajinomoto Group, one of the top three manufactures of Amino Acid in the world, has suspended production at the Fukushima Plant because of Tohoku-Pacific Ocean Earthquake that hit northern Japan on March 11, 2011. So what is the influence on the development of amino acid Industry?

Export Volume of Corn Continues to Decrease

LogoCorn Products China News, released by CCM in March 2011, includes import and export analysis of major corn products, price of corn starch, imported DDGS and cassava starch, upcoming regulation on VC and citric acid, major producers’ dynamics, wastewater treatment technology and forecast of corn deep processing industry.

Reshuffle of China's Corn Deep-processing Industry is Inevitable

LogoRecently, a speech from deputy of the National People's Congress (NPC) and General Manager of Sinograin, Bao Kexin sparked a storm of controversy that whether China's corn deep-processing industry should be further restrained or not.

CCM’s Newly Released Report : Production and Market of Sucralose in China

LogoAfter Tate & Lyle lost its sucralose patent case in 2008, sucralose industry in China began to develop gradually. Some big producers extended production capacity; others stepped into the industry for the sake of its promising market. According to the new report, China's sucralose industry has witnessed fast development in the past few years and China has became one of the most important sucralose producers in the world.

China Stevia Sweetener Industry Witnessed Significant Development and Expected a Boom

LogoStevia sweetener industry successfully jointed FAO / WHO Expert Committee on Food Additives (JECFA) which confirmed the safety of stevia sweetener containing 95% steviol glycosides in Jun. 2008. This first international certification became a milestone and granted a prosperous future for stevia sweetener industry.

Overcapacity Lurks in China Starch Market

LogoChina as the second largest starch market in the world, its native starch market is facing overcapacity and the modified starch market is emerging, according to CCM's new report the Profiles of Key Starch Enterprises in China.