Ingredients

DouxMatok is all about making sugar sweeter and smarter - and using less in confectionery products. Pic: DouxMatok

Healthy Sweets Special Report

DouxMatok: making sugar sweeter and smarter for a more healthy treat

By Anthony Myers

The sugar industry is continuing to search for solutions to multiple growth challenges including the increased use of artificial sweeteners and a consumer focus on low or sugar-free products. One Israeli startup, DouxMatok, has an innovative solution...

Puratos has ramped up its presence in Africa. Pic: GettyImages/Ridofranz

Puratos boosts food security in Africa with expanded presence

By Gill Hyslop

The global ingredients specialist has opened subsidiaries in Kenya, Ivory Coast, Ethiopia and Nigeria to cement customer relationships and localise production using indigenous raw materials, which will lessen the continent’s reliance on food imports and...