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10 Key Trends in Food, Nutrition & Health for 2018
Up with Fat - Down with Sugar
Natural Energy
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How to succeed with natural energy
Energy is a key consumer need, consistently among consumers' top-5 or top-6 needs. This large, successful and profitable market has so far been dominated by fast energy, caffeine-based stimulation drinks. But most consumers want their energy from something they perceive as more natural. Only a small number of brands have connected to this need, but those that have are seeing consistent growth, often at premium prices
Fermentation: how to make a trend into an opportunity
If you have any doubts about the growth potential of the fermented foods trend, dismiss them now. The sign that fermentation has reached its tipping point came with the decision by PepsiCo, the world's second-biggest food and beverage company, to acquire fermented drinks maker KeVita.
Next Big Opportunity in Snacking
Seaweed is a rare example of an opportunity "to get in at Day One of a new growth market" for snacks. Launches of seaweed snack products are proliferating in North America and Europe. In the US, sales of seaweed snacks already outstrip those of kale. Seaweed is a naturally-healthy plant-based ingredient, with a range of natural nutritional advantages and impeccable "sustainability" credentials. These features are gaining it growing media coverage