Mintel Food & Drink Trends
Mintel presented on the topic of “2016 Mintel Food & Drink Trends – Ingredients to Watch” as part of the FoodTech Qld Seminar Program.
This presentation explored hero ingredients, as well as emerging ingredients, that have made a big impact on product innovation in recent years.
- The ingredients in the presentation line up with some of Mintel’s key food and drink trends, including:
- ‘Alternatives Everywhere’ which explores the rise of vegetarian, vegan and dairy-free alternatives.
- The ‘For Everybody’ trend that looks into the idea of active nutrition and evolution of sports nutrition for mainstream consumers.
- ‘Fat Sheds Stigma’ which is all about the rising awareness of ‘good’ and ‘bad’ fats, and the promotion and use of ‘good fats’.