Novel Probiotic Technology: An Interview with Tom Verlinden

by May 24th, 2017

Euromonitor International is pleased to present an interview with Tom Verlinden, founder and CEO of Yun Probiotherapy, the first biotech company worldwide that has overcome the technical barriers to incorporate live plant-based probiotics into conventional water-based skincare products with a reasonable shelf life. The success of probiotics in other industries, such as in supplements and yoghurts, […]

Fashion Friday: Are Probiotics Promising Cosmetic Ingredients or Marketing Tools?

by and January 27th, 2017

More consumers are basing purchasing decisions on wellness priorities, giving greater attention to the functional aspect of a product formulation. Probiotic-based beauty leverages this trend, exhibited in a recent wave of innovative start-ups focused on probiotics. This development, however, comes with challenges attributed to technical barriers in making probiotic-based beauty viable, and rivals claiming to […]

“Big Soda” Goes Natural and Niche with Latest Acquisitions

by and December 8th, 2016

In a bid to reduce their dependence on the struggling carbonates segment, the three biggest players in US carbonates have recently made a number of acquisitions to expand into more premium soft drinks segments. On November 22, Dr. Pepper Snapple Group announced it was purchasing Bai Brands for US$1.7 billion. On the same day, PepsiCo […]

Clean Labels, Probiotics, Supplements and More – A Look into a Few Trends Seen at SupplySide West 2016

by October 21st, 2016

Euromonitor International had the pleasure of attending and speaking at SupplySide West 2016 in Las Vegas on 5-8 October. As one of the leading trade shows in the ingredients and consumer health space, SupplySide West showcased key trends focusing on innovation and prospects for the industry. Probiotics Euromonitor International was delighted to open up the […]

Red Light for Triclosan Opens the Way for Natural Probiotics

by October 8th, 2016

The recent US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) decision to ban certain chemical ingredients in antibacterial soaps comes after years of considerable controversy and bad publicity. With no suitable alternative proven to be safe, the red light for triclosan has received a warm welcome from the probiotic industry. In fact, probiotic ingredients are well positioned […]

Euromonitor to Partner with Nutraceuticals World Webinar

by May 8th, 2016

Webinar Name: Cultivate Your Probiotic Performance: Market Trends & Innovative Solutions Date: 5/18/2016 Registration Link Speaker: Monica Feldman, Head of Industry Research Webinar Description: One of the fastest growing supplement ingredients, the probiotics market has thrived at 19% CAGR between 2008 and 2014, thanks to consumer awareness about the positive impact these beneficial bacteria have […]

The Future of Probiotics

by June 4th, 2014

Probiotics will perform even better in 2014 than 2013, coming off a strong year of sales of supplements and yoghurt.  While these two categories are responsible for the majority of sales of probiotics, researchers are testing probiotics as a way to treat a variety of issues including infant eczema, colic and allergies, so the future […]

Euromonitor to Speak at Ingredients Marketplace 2014

by May 1st, 2014

Conference: Ingredients Marketplace Date: June 2-3, 2014 Location: Jacob M. Javits Convention Center, New York, NY Event Description: SupplySide MarketPlace has changed its name to more accurately reflect the true essence of this event: Ingredient Marketplace. The entire event is built around that fact that “What’s Inside Matters” as consumers seek products that are healthy, […]