Functional Beverages

Heart health and weight management: Which fruit juices offer the most benefits?

The effects of juices on cardiovascular diseases have been widely studied, say researchers. ©iStock

The types of fruit juices that appear to offer the most help in tackling cardiovascular disease and aiding weight management have been highlighted in a new academic review.

Consumers are eating multiple times throughout the morning hours and cold pressed juice options at fast casual chains fit into that habit. ©iStock/katyenka

Healthy and handcrafted beverages add to appeal of fast casual dining

Matcha tea: Gaining ground thanks to its nutritional properties & serving ritual. iStock/grafvision

Trend watching in tea & coffee: New varieties, artisanal products and functional attributes

Functional foods gain traction as alternative to OTC digestive aids

Functional foods gain traction as alternative to OTC digestive remedies

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Watermelon-pomegranate juice shows athletic benefits: Study

Prune juice improved the gut microbiota and lowered cholesterol. ©iStock

Prune drink’s double deal: Juice lowers cholesterol and improves gut microbiota

Berner hopes to ramp up its production of RTD coffee, tea, and protein beverages by the end of 2017.

Berner Food and Beverage triples production space to offer ‘endless’ RTD beverage capabilities

Limited edition for Canada 150: Absolut vodka

What’s hitting the shelves? New product launches: May

Sophia Nadur, speaking at our Food Vision Asia summit.

Functional beverages in Asia: Start-ups need to 'redress the health balance'

Companies like Lavazza would see significant sales growth if they embraced the instant coffee mix trend in Asian markets, according to Euromonitor International. ©iStock/ itman__47

Lavazza mirrors global coffee market targeting North America, but it must look to Asia for future growth

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