March, 2014

Government health campaigns can do more harm than good when they ignore science

Posted on:
Thursday, March 27th, 2014
Author:
Julian Mellentin

The UK government’s Department of Health is spending tax-payers money to promote dietary choices which science increasingly indicates may have no positive benefits – and may even be harmful for people who are trying to lose weight. Called, ‘Smart Swaps’, the campaign is promoted through a website called Change for Life. It recommends six changes […]

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Vegetable yoghurt set to create a new niche

Posted on:
Friday, March 7th, 2014
Author:
Julian Mellentin

As it looked to find a way into the snack yoghurt market, US-based Blue Hill (see detailed Case Study in March New Nutrition Business) chose to create a new and innovative product type instead of simply following the current fad of “going Greek”. At the moment “Will it be the next Greek?” seems to be […]

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