China’s infant milk formula (IMF) market is poised for impressive growth in the next five years as a result of the new “two-child” policy, and new regulations issued by the CFDA.
Pierluigi Christophe Orunesu, managing director, Eurolactis Italia
It’s time to be reacquainted with milk and dairy as its central to a balanced diet for lifelong health, says The Dairy Council.
Bimuno, a unique galacto-oligosaccharide (GOS), has been found to be functionally similar to human milk oligosaccharides (HMOS) by producing comparable anti-inflammatory intestinal protection, according to new data published in The Journal of Nutrition.
Arla Foods Ingredients has doubled its capacity for producing alpha-lactalbumin in a bid to meet growing demand from the global infant formula market. Alpha-lactalbumin is the dominant protein in human milk, but is also found naturally in cows’ milk. Incorporating it into infant formula enables manufacturers to create products that more closely resemble breast milk. […]
Feeding babies with infant formula enriched with Arla Foods Ingredients’ Lacprodan OPN-10 supports their immune development, according to the results of a new trial. Lacprodan OPN-10 is made from the whey protein osteopontin, a bioactive component associated with the maturation of the infant immune system. Osteopontin is found in high concentrations in human milk about 138mg per litre […]