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Tokyo Olympics spurring dairy protein demand in Japan as wider region anticipates double-digit growth

NZMP is reporting growing interest in sports nutrition in Japan.

The 2020 Olympics, 2019 Rugby World Cup, and the ageing population are contributing to ‘huge demand’ for protein products across Japan's sports nutrition and functional food space.

Bangladhesh has a 36% prevalence of childhood stunting. ©iStock

Bangladeshi RCT to assess effectiveness of preventive nutrition combinations on childhood stunting

Food firms are being urged to follow the lead of supplements and launch more functional products for Asia's seniors. ©iStock

Healthy ageing NPD in Asia: Can functional foods follow supplements’ lead?


ADB helps countries improve food safety infrastructure

The latest paper is a response to a 2012 review of vitamin E. ©iStock

Blackmores Institute questions validity of high-profile Cochrane Review of vitamin E and mortality

More consumers are turning to traditional sources of nutrition, such as Ayurveda and TCM. ©iStock

Indulgence and affluence: Nutrition firms urged to appeal to consumers' emotions for APAC sales success

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Bangladesh needs to adopt global standards to become a major exporter

VIDEO - There’s more mileage in mānuka: Major brand launches b2b ingredient firm

VIDEO - There’s more mileage in mānuka: Major brand launches b2b ingredient firm

Lactobacillus supplementation was also found to weaken an oxidative stress marker in breast milk. ©iStock

Probiotic supplementation heightens breast milk antioxidant levels: RCT

The very first Probiota Asia summit will take place in Singapore.

Probiota Asia: World-class full agenda for inaugural Singapore summit revealed

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