Global functional ingredient manufacturer Beneo has expanded its chicory root fibre and rice starch ingredient portfolio by adding two new organic solutions. The additions include organic waxy rice starch called Remyline O AX DR and organic chicory root fibre Orafti Organic. BENEO Speciality Rice Ingredients commercial managing director Marc-Etienne Denis said: “The launch of BENEO’s new organic waxy rice starch… Read more »
According to a new study by Canadean Consumer, shoppers are most likely to trade-up on chocolate when it comes to buying indulgent groceries.
Overall, 38% of buyers say they buy premium either ‘regularly’ or ‘all the time’. In comparison, 35% said the same about coffee, 33% about alcohol and 32% about ice cream. This suggests that consumers are willing to trade up on luxuries despite ongoing juggling of daily finances and budgetary restrictions.