Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Why Today’s Sweetener ‘Rush’?

Ingredients article entitled “Why Today’s Sweetener ‘Rush’?” regarding sweeteners in which Steviva Syrup is featured. A stevia-based syrup blend, developed by Steviva Ingredients Inc., Portland, Ore. (www.steviva.com), is designed to replace high fructose corn syrup in beverages. The liquid sweetener consists of a proprietary combination of extracts, natural flavors, and Read more…

Steviva Ingredients at IFT 2014 In New Orleans

Steviva Ingredients Featured in article entitled – Ingredient Innovations Evolve 2014 IFT Overview: Exhibiting at the expo for the first time, Steviva, Portland, Ore. (www.stevivaingredients.com), walked attendees through its range of naturally derived sweeteners. One such ingredient, Nectevia, functions as a low-calorie plug-and-play replacer for high-fructose corn syrup in beverages, Read more…

Lighter Back to School Beverages

Lighter Back to School BeveragesWhen it comes to the increasingly popular, all-natural, high intensity sweeteners based on extracts from the stevia plant (Stevia rebaudiana), suppliers are differentiating by sourcing, processing methods and composition. All of this affects the stevia ingredient’s taste of sweet and flavor of sweet. “Stevia products are Read more…

Sweeten Up with Natural Alternatives

Sweeten Up with Natural Alternatives:New FDA regulations will highlight added sugar content on the labels of food and beverages where it can’t be ignored or buried in ingredients lists.Suppliers are responding with sugar substitutes that sweeten the pot in both taste and nutrition. Steviva Ingredients leads the industry in sweetener Read more…

Sweet Success in Blood Sugar Management

Sweet Success in Blood Sugar Management “The hot button seem to be consistently driven toward sugar reduction and diabetic-safe sweeteners,” explained Thom King, president of Steviva Ingredients. “However, a fast-growing segment is demanding clean labels, so all natural is growing leaps and bounds.” Natural Product Insider On-Line http://www.naturalproductsinsider.com/articles/2014/05/sweet-success-in-blood-sugar-management.aspx