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IFT 2018 food & beverage trends – podcast

Alternative sweeteners, clean label, plant-based protein, personalized nutrition, alternative dairy and better-for-you food and beverage ingredients. All these trends and more were on display at the 2018 IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo.

In this episode, Judie Bizzozero, editor, Food Insider Journal; Todd Runestad, ingredients & supplements editor, New Hope Network; and Ginger Schlueter, assistant editor, INSIDER, discuss the top trends they discovered at IFT18 in Chicago

These included:

  • Alternative sweeteners and solutions
  • Clean label 2.0
  • Coffee and tea ingredients
  • Dairy alternatives
  • Plant-based proteins
  • Personalized nutrition

The editors also discuss ingredients from several companies including:

  • AAK
  • ADM
  • ADM/Matsutani
  • Amelia Bay
  • Ardent Mills
  • Arla Foods
  • Axiom Foods
  • Beneo
  • Blue Diamond
  • Cargill
  • Coffee Brewmasters
  • DSM
  • Edlong
  • Ingredion
  • Kerry Ingredients
  • Kemin
  • NuBana
  • NutraMax
  • PLT Health Solutions
  • Puris
  • Ribus
  • S&D Cofee & Tea
  • Solvay
  • Watson
  • Wacker and more
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