The US-based start-up Bonumose has secured an investment from snacks manufacturer The Hershey Company and American Sugar Refining (ASR), a member of ASR Group, in a Series B investment round.
Blue California set to launch allulose produced from its proprietary process [Full subscriber]
The biotech start-up Blue California expects to scale up commercialization of the rare sugar allulose by the end of 2019.
Ingredion partners with Matsutani to drive sales of allulose in Americas [Full subscriber]
The multi-national ingredient solutions provider Ingredion is partnering with Matsutani Chemical Industry Co. to manufacture ASTRAEA® allulose in Mexico and market it across the Americas.
Tate & Lyle launches new low-calorie sugar allulose [Registered]
Allulose, itself, is not new. The low-calorie sugar was identified more than 70 years ago and is found in small quantities in everything from figs to raisins. Tate & Lyle officials say allulose is similar to sucrose, glucose or fructose, but food and beverage makers will determine how to label products made with it.