Nutritionals

There have been no previous established remedies to reliably prevent or treat TSA. Pic: ©GettyImages/krisanapong detraphiphat

Lactoferrin milk protein can help treat cancer patients

By Beth Newhart

New research has revealed the effectiveness of lactoferrin in cancer patients when taken as a supplement. It helps alleviate taste and smell abnormalities (TSA) that often come as a result of chemotherapy treatments.

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Dairy Dialog podcast: Food waste and the Latin American formula market

By Jim Cornall

This week’s Dairy Dialog podcast coincides with Recycle Week 2018 in the UK, and features an interview with Iain Clunie, food and drink program manager at Zero Waste Scotland, and a look at the Latin American infant formula market, with Dr Sigalit Zchut...

The company said top line revenue increased from NZ$759m (US$502m) to NZ$879m (US$581m).

Synlait doubles profit and takes over cheese company

By Jim Cornall

Synlait has reported a net after tax profit of NZ$74.6m (US$49.3m) for the year ending July 31, 2018, almost double the NPAT of NZ$39.5m (US$26.1m) announced for the same period last year.

Arla CEO Peder Tuborgh spent two days in Bangladesh recently.

Arla maintains involvement in Bangladesh

By Jim Cornall

During his recent visit to Bangladesh, Arla CEO Peder Tuborgh experienced first-hand how Arla is bringing affordable nutrition to more consumers while also stepping up its commitment to support the sustainable growth of the local dairy sector.

This week's podcast looks at sports nutrition and encapsulation.

DAIRY DIALOG PODCAST

Sports nutrition and encapsulation

By Jim Cornall

This week, the Dairy Dialog weekly podcast takes a short trip across the Irish Ocean to look at the work of Dr Brendan Egan, Associate Professor of Sport and Exercise Physiology in the School of Health and Human Performance at Dublin City University.

The transaction is expected to complete within the next six months.

Aspen sells nutritional business to Lactalis

By Jim Cornall

Aspen Pharmacare Holdings Limited, a global pharmaceutical company based in South Africa, has announced today, in conjunction with the announcement of its annual results for the year ended June 30, 2018, that it has concluded an agreement to divest of...

Veganism still growing despite dissatisfaction with food options

By Beth Newhart

90% of US vegetarians are considering veganism, even though half of US vegans are dissatisfied with their food choices. With less structured diets trending among young consumers, food brands need to innovate and expand their offerings, according to a...