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Flavorcon Update

Flavorcon Focus: New and Notable Flavor Ingredients
Note: Hotel rate deadline coming October 20.

Calendar of Events

Updated: Industry Events Calendar
This week's events include: Drinktec (Munich), 3rd European GCxGC Symposium (Nice, France), FEMA GRAS webinar (Online) and more.
Perfumer & Flavorist Raw Material Bulletin
Do you have an ingredient that you would like to recommend to the flavor and fragrance industry?

Industry News

Naturex, UV Avignon Form Research Lab to Explore Eco-Friendly Extraction
Naturex and the University of Avignon create new joint research laboratory for exploring eco-friendly extraction processes.
Walmart Sustainability Focus Includes Consumables Chemicals Initiative
In Jan. 2014, Walmart will begin to label private brand cleaning products in accordance with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s recommended Design for the Environment (DfE) Safer Product Labeling program.
Sensient Flavors Introduces New Premium Soft Drinks Concepts
New range focuses on more premium and natural soft drinks.
Euromonitor: China to Become Largest Beverage Ingredient Market in '14
Value-added ingredients such as flavors and artificial sweeteners are projected to perform well in China, especially health focused ingredients.
Variation in Bitter Receptor mRNA Expression Affects Taste Perception
The Monell Center said these findings may ultimately lend insight into individual differences in food preferences and dietary choices.
Rita Singer Joins Wixon as Food Technologist
Singer is responsible for the development of protein customers’ new products including seasoning blends and flavor systems.
Global Flavor Trends: Brazil, Middle East and Africa
Based on market research, Wild reveals trends featuring mint, acaí berry, confectionery and more.
FONA International Launches Discover FONA Website
The website, which is a growing resource for teachers and students, includes lesson plans, demonstrations, tools and resources for hands-on learning and exploration into the food and flavor industries.

Featured Event

Nov 18-19, 2013 | Atlantic City, NJ, USA
Flavorcon 2013