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Nearby FCOJ futures up 25% from last month

By |April 7, 2023|Categories: Fruit & Fruit Concentrates, Weather|Tags: , , , , , |

The May-23 FCOJ contract rallied in the last six sessions ending Apr. 4, supported by a bullish mood across commodity markets, itself bolstered by [...]

FDA recommends nutrient labelling for plant-based milk alternatives

By |March 3, 2023|Categories: Dairy & Eggs, Food Technology, Labeling, Market Trends|Tags: , , , , |

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has recently announced draft recommendations for the naming and labeling of plant-based milk alternatives. The draft guidance, “Labeling [...]

FDA to allow qualified health label claim for cocoa

By |February 10, 2023|Categories: Cocoa & Chocolate|Tags: , , , |

Exciting news for cocoa lovers! The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has recently announced a qualified health claim for cocoa flavanols in high-flavanol cocoa [...]

FDA approves testing CBD for use in opioid addiction treatment

By |January 28, 2022|Categories: CBD, Edible Oils, Food Technology|Tags: , , , , , , |

Earlier this month, FDA gave the green light for human testing of CBD for opioid addiction treatment, a step further for the industry. Since [...]

CBD pricing steady month on month

By |October 21, 2021|Categories: CBD, Market Trends, Specialty Ingredients|Tags: , , , , , , |

As of Oct. 21, average U.S. CBD isolate pricing was steady month on month, remaining 3 percent below prices seen in early August and [...]

NYMEX decline provides timely hedging opportunity

By |December 11, 2020|Categories: Energy, Weather|Tags: , , , , , |

As winter descends across the country, lower temperatures typically support energy pricing. Natural gas markets corrected to 12-month lows on seasonally mild conditions last [...]