Healthy fats for mind and body
We all need fat. As a nutrient, it contains more than twice the energy of protein and carbohydrates. Fats are vital for the body, providing an essential fuel source for growth and cell building, and in particular, dietary fats which maintain an important supply of fatty acids and other vital components.
Low-fat products are in decline while demand for fat-rich products such as whole milk and butter grows
The image of fats is improving, losing its association with weight gain. Nowadays, it is seen as nourishment for the brain and body as well as a source of indulgence. While low-carb and keto diets are driving the influx of fats to the dinner table, it is important to note the benefits of quality fats from natural sources.
“It is important to note the benefits of quality fats from natural sources.”
Modern trends reshape consumer preferences in the food industry
The growing health and wellness trend opens the possibility for new product innovations and business for food and beverage manufacturers.