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Flavors / Flavor Trends

Demographic shifts in the US combined with consumer demand for more sophisticated flavors have challenged the baking industry.  This Research Assistant explores how product developers are responding and review the technologies available to develop and capitalize on emerging flavor trends.

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The healthy side of chocolate

- As chocolate’s benefits are better understood, formulators can use this indulgent ingredient to boost the health perception of their products.

Unexpected savory snacks

- The definition of snacks continues to evolve with the latest innovative products.

Is niche marketing the future

- New products aimed at specific consumers and their diverse lifestyles often provide a precursor for discovering the next big trend.

Natural flavors meet ethnic trends

- Spicy and ethnic flavors continue to trend upward, but not just any heat will do.

Pretzels The ultimate renaissance snack

- With more innovation, pretzel manufacturers predict that 2017 will be a break-out year in this multidimensional snack category.