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Study Reveals Potential Impact of Proposed Sugar-Reduction Policy

Cutting 20% of sugar from packaged foods and 40% from beverages could prevent 2.48 million cardiovascular disease events, 490,000 cardiovascular deaths, and 750,000 diabetes...

More Consumers Approve of Sugar Than of Artificial Sweeteners

Washington, D.C.—New consumer research conducted by Quadrant Strategies for the Sugar Association reveals how consumers feel about real sugar versus artificial sweeteners. Overall, according to...

3 Tricks to Delivering Healthy Indulgent Foods

Netherlands—While everyone loves sweets, Innova Market Insights notes in a press release that the consumer drive towards wellness has entered the confectionary, bakery, ice...

Sugary Beverage Consumption on a Downward Trend

Boston, MA—The trend of drinking sugary beverages has turned downwards, according to a new study published in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition...

Study: Caffeine May Offset Some Risks of Fat, Sugar

Champaign, IL—Caffeine may offset some of the negative health effects of a diet high in fat and sugar, according to an animal study from...

Study: Sugar is Still Bad—Unless It Comes from This Source

Newark, DE—Added sugar is still bad, according to new research from the University of Delaware. But eating whole fruit is not—and is actually linked...

Study: Sugar Taxes, ‘High In’ Labeling Reduce Purchases of Sugary Beverages, Snacks

Sugar taxes and front-of-package (FOP) nutrition labelling systems can alter purchasing decisions, according to a study published in International Journal of Behavioral nutrition and...

KIND Unveils Pop-Up, Mobile Index Showcasing Hidden Sweeteners

New York City, NY—KIND snacks is unveiling an augmented reality-enabled installation/pop-up called “Sweeteners Uncovered” in NYC and a national mobile index to showcase the...

NPA Questions NYC’s Salt and Sugar Reduction Initiative

Washington, D.C.—New York City’s National Salt and Sugar Reduction Initiative raises some concerns for the Natural Products Association (NPA), according to a press release....

Aiding Consumers’ Quest to Quit Sugar

According to NPD Group, nearly half of US adults look for sugar on nutrition labels. This is great news, and a positive sign that...