The FDA currently recognizes seven fibers as having health benefits. The new definition is evolving. Keep watch for newly approved beneficial fibers so you can adjust formulas and labels accordingly.
January 5, 2017
Dairy foods aren’t naturally great sources of fiber, but many fiber ingredients are added to dairy foods. The new Nutrition Facts regulations have redefined fiber, increasing the Daily Value from 25 to 28 grams, and making the calculation of fiber content on the food label more complicated.
These DuPont Danisco Choozit brand cheese cultures, Choozit ST 20 and Choozit PC Fast, are specifically designed to optimize production and consistently produce high-quality soft-ripened cheese, according to the company.
TIC Gums expanded its advanced portfolio of texture and stability solutions with Ticaloid Ultrasmooth NGMO Original, a cold water soluble hydrocolloid system for use in non-GMO instant protein beverages.
Protein holds an important place in the minds of consumers, merging with almost every new trend appearing in the food and beverage industry. The success of protein continues with the number of consumers beginning to understand its overall benefits and finding more ways to incorporate protein into their daily lives.