nut ingredients

Trust in food industry declining

Consumer trust is essential to the survival and success of a brand, so the news that consumer trust in the food industry is declining will come as unwelcome news for producers, manufacturers and retailers. But…


Tracing hazelnuts geographical origin: Isotopic markers

Food fraud can have many implications. Ranging from ‘counterfeit’ parmesan cheese​ to contaminated pork​ – fraud is a constant presence within the food industry. Hazelnuts are not immune. The commodity, despite not being deforestation-linked by…





Kelp seaweed: Is this the next 'superfood' trend?

The wellness trend is not just surviving, it’s absolutely thriving. From gut health​ to personalised nutrition​, consumers are embracing foods and beverages, which promise to improve health. In fact, market intelligence platform Statista valued the…