How HFSS Will Impact The Dairy & Dairy-Free Category

The Dairy and Dairy-Free Category Face HFSS Challenges Ahead. How HFSS will impact the dairy and dairy-free market? I.T.S. works closely with a whole host of industry experts to help consult on various projects. One of our most trusted friends is David Northeast. David has spent the past 8 years developing mainstream products but also […]

How To Cope With Rising Butter Prices

Butter prices are heating up. Have you noticed the rising cost of butter putting a strain on production costs? The average European butter price skyrocketed by 28% at the end 2021, and has remained high so far in 2022. Just a quick look at the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB), which tracks the UK wholesale butter […]

The Top 5 Flavours For Beverages

Don’t miss the top 5 trending beverage flavours. In uncertain times it’s always important to get ahead of the game. As product developers and purchasing teams scramble to cost engineer their products for changing times, make sure you keep an eye on flavour development. That’s why we’ve made life easier for you and highlighted the […]

Natural Hop Flavours For Beer – How to Cut Your Hop Costs.

Natural hop flavours made by craft brewers If you’re like us and like your beers to pack a punch of hoppy flavour, you’ll need to be trying our new natural hop flavours. How do Natural Flavours work In Beer? Hops come in all shapes and sizes these days, with the increasing new varieties and flavour […]

Flavour Trends 2022

Here are the flavours you need to be trying in 2022. Welcome to our Flavour Trend overview for 2022 and beyond. We’ve made your life easier and done the hard work for you. Are you tired of overcomplicated and bloated flavour trend reports that say so much, but leave you a little uninspired? We’ve drowned […]

Are Allergens Driving You Nuts?

Exploring how flavourings can help solve one of food and drink manufacturers biggest headaches. Allergens are one of the biggest nightmares for food and drink manufacturers. However, it’s a bigger nightmare if you suffer from one of these allergens. You may have heard about the large companies who have been caught out with it before […]

Tackling Sugar In Milk And Plant-Based Drinks

How to naturally reduce sugar in RTD milk and plant-based drinks with no impact on taste or texture. Plant-based drinks are really taking on the mainstream. Over the last couple of years the quality of the products has increased massively – with an extensive choice now presented to consumers. Take a look down supermarket aisles […]

Savoury Flavour Trends You Can’t Ignore

Take a look at the savoury flavour trends you just won’t be able to ignore. Food has become much more than just part of your daily routine. Food is now a journey, a destination, an experience. People’s love of food starts at the most essential part – flavour. Taste is quite simply, everything. Flavour trends move […]

Beverage Development Is Seeing A Rise In Sensations

With over 10 million UK adults now teetotal, the beverage industry is moving quickly to develop new premium low and no products. The beverage industry has always been a place that has thrived on innovations and new flavours. This time though, it’s something else that has helped turn people’s heads when trying new beverage products. […]

Flavour Focus: Cherry Blossom

We give you the low down on why you should be trying Cherry Blossom. Now, we know what you’re thinking – Cherry Blossom is the flavour of spring and we’re in August. Well, we are never ones to play by the rules and we think Cherry Blossom is so tasty it works equally well beneath […]