Cut sugar in packaged foods & beverages, save lives, new study says

Will Kreznick
Representational image | Pixabay

Text Size:

New Delhi: A proposed policy to reduce sugar by up to 20 per cent from packaged foods and 40 per cent from beverages could prevent 2.48 million cardiovascular disease events in the US — including stroke, heart attack and cardiac arrest, a new study has revealed.

These measures could also prevent 7,50,000 diabetes cases in the US, according to the study published in the journal Circulation in August.

According to the study, if the proposed reduction in sugar is implemented, at least 4,90,000 lives can be saved from the

Read the rest

Is delta derailing the restaurant recovery?

Will Kreznick

Three factors are affecting the recovery of the restaurant industry — the delta variant, increased food prices and a labor shortage.

Just when the restaurant industry was getting back on its feet, along came the delta variant of COVID-19, increasing new infections and threatening the speed of the entire economy’s recovery.

For restaurants, delta has not derailed the recovery so far, but it has delayed it.

“The consumer obviously, with the delta variant, has become more cautious again,” said B. Hudson Riehle, senior vice president of research at the National Restaurant Association in D.C.

Because of the variant and

Read the rest

Worldwide Packaging Resins Industry to 2026 – Cost Effectiveness and Increased Shelf-life of Products is Driving Growth

Will Kreznick

DUBLIN, September 06, 2021–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Packaging Resins Market – Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 – 2026)” report has been added to’s offering.

The packaging resins market is expected to grow at a CAGR of more than 5% during the forecast period (2021-2026).

Companies Mentioned

  • Borealis AG

  • Braskem

  • Dow

  • Exxon Mobil Corporation

  • Far Eastern New Century Corporation

  • Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited


  • Lyondellbasell Industries Holdings B.V.

  • PetroChina Company Limited

  • Reliance Industries Limited


  • China Petrochemical Corporation

  • Total

Key Market Trends

Food and Beverage Segment to Dominate the Market Demand

  • The food and beverage segment

Read the rest

Food Inclusions Market to Grow US$ 18,055.32 million, Globally, by 2028 at 5.7% CAGR, COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis by The Insight Partners

Will Kreznick

NEW YORK, Sept. 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ —  According to new research study on “Food Inclusions Market to 2028 – Global Analysis and Forecast – by Type, Form, and Application,” the market is expected to grow from US$ 12,282.65 million in 2021 to US$ 18,055.32 million by 2028; it is likely to register a CAGR of 5.7% during 2021–2028. The market for food inclusions is significantly competitive due to the presence of several regional and local manufacturers and buyers. The market is expected to remain lucrative during the upcoming years due to the widening applications of

Read the rest

Glucose Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Form, By Application, By Region And Segment Forecasts, 2020

Will Kreznick

Glucose Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Form (Syrup, Solid), By Application (F&B, Pharmaceutical, Cosmetic & Personal Care, Pulp & Paper), By Region, And Segment Forecasts, 2020 – 2028

New York, Sept. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — announces the release of the report “Glucose Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report By Form, By Application, By Region And Segment Forecasts, 2020 – 2028” –

Glucose Market Growth & Trends

The global glucose market size is expected to reach USD 63.6 billion by 2028. The market is expected to expand at a CAGR of 5.0% from 2020

Read the rest