Formulating Beverages

Protein Trends & Technologies Library

Protein Trends & Technologies Library

Welcome to Protein Trends & Technologies Seminar Library, which provides free access to valuable speaker presentations and post-conference summaries. A Sweetener Systems Library and Clean Label Library that provide access to summaries and presentations from past...

Sugar Reduction Insights: Dairy Products to Protein Bars

Sugar Reduction Insights: Dairy Products to Protein Bars

SUGAR REDUCTION is universally attractive to consumers across a wide range of foods, including both indulgent and healthy products. However, sugar plays multiple roles in foods, contributing to flavor, texture and structure. This makes replacing sucrose particularly...

Clean Label Sweetness Modulators

Clean Label Sweetness Modulators

SWEETNESS MODULATORS are ingredients that make high-potency sweeteners (HPS) taste more like sugar by fixing some of the flavor-quality issues associated with these ingredients, explained Alex Woo, Ph.D., and CEO of W2O Food Innovation. Woo’s presentation, “Recent...

Sweetener Systems Conference Events

Sweetener Systems Conference Events

Past and future in-person scheduled Sweetener Systems Conference Events are listed below. Global Food Forums®  designs these events for technologists involved in product formulations. Core subject matter are the properties and interactions of ingredients impacting...

Taste Improvement through New Sweet Taste Modulator

Taste Improvement through New Sweet Taste Modulator

No non-caloric sugar substitute tastes exactly like sucrose. “Research into improving taste of sugar substitutes in beverages involves ten metrics,” explained Grant DuBois, Consultant, Sweetness Technologies, LLC. DuBois imparted this information in his presentation...

Fruit Juice Sugar Reduction

Fruit Juice Sugar Reduction

Israeli-based startup Better Juice recently announced that it was teaming up with Brazilian Juice producer Citrosuco SA to establish a pilot plant that will ultimately lead to the production of reduced sugar orange juice. Better Juice Ltd. has developed innovative new...

3rd Generation Stevia Extracts

3rd Generation Stevia Extracts

IN HIS PRESENTATION “3rd Generation Stevia Extracts: Neuroscience, Ingredient Technologies and Food Applications,” Alex Woo, Ph.D., CEO & Founder, W2O Food Innovation, emphasized that “improved steviol glycosides technologies beget better sweetener strategies.” In...

Make Products Sweeter with Sight, Smell, Sound & Touch

Make Products Sweeter with Sight, Smell, Sound & Touch

August 1, 2017 - “How do you make food and beverages sweet without using sugar?” asked Alex Woo, Ph.D., CEO and Founder of W2O Food Innovation. Answering his own question, he continued, “You can do this by combining a basic understanding of neuroscience and ingredient...

Use High-potency Sweeteners Effectively

Use High-potency Sweeteners Effectively

July 17, 2017 - Food scientists have available to them a range of high-potency sweeteners, but are they being used effectively? Maximizing the potential of these ingredients in foods and beverages is of paramount importance to product development. John Fry, Ph.D., of...