Hemp 101: Understanding the Superfood

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Hemp offers many uses and benefits Hemp has made its way from specialty retailers into mainstream outlets as a common ingredient in the food, beverage, VMS, and body care aisles. Yet, many shoppers are still not sure what hemp is (and what it isn’t). That is in part because hemp only became legal in the … Read more Hemp 101: Understanding the Superfood

Probiotics and Prebiotics Find a New Audience as Functional Ingredients

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Trends to watch in VMS (vitamin, mineral and supplements segment), beverages, and yogurt Probiotics and prebiotics are longtime staples of the health and wellness market, and they have gradually gained new audiences as gut health became a popular topic for mainstream shoppers. The result has been an interesting shift in what is driving growth for … Read more Probiotics and Prebiotics Find a New Audience as Functional Ingredients