Tate & Lyle is investing in its corn wet mill in Boleráz, Slovakia, to produce more non-GMO PROMITOR Soluble Fibers. The production of fibers during the first phase of the program will start in mid-2024, representing a EUR 25 million investment. The new facility will give Tate & Lyle the ability to expand existing PROMITOR® product lines and add new ones over time.
Ingredion announced its plans to exhibit at SNACKEX a variety of ingredients aimed at helping snack manufacturers develop and formulate nutritionally balanced products, and maintain indulgence and texture. They will include solutions for health and wellness, reduced sugar, reduced salt, and enhanced protein or fiber.
The U.S. FDA announced its intention to propose that gum acacia be included as part of the FDA’s definition of dietary fiber, in response to a citizen petition.