The Development Kitchen of Dreams: Dan McEvoy, Dalehead Foods

What's in your development kitchen of dreams? PURE NPD columnist Dan McEvoy of Dalehead Foods allows his imagination to run wild

How (and why) Steeps developed their gut-friendly, ‘fire cider’ wellness shot

PURE NPD goes inside the development of Steeps One Shot - an immunity-boosting, gut-focused product based on a US recipe for 'fire cider' from the 1970s

PODCAST: How Ulrick & Short changed the clean label game with their pioneering phosphate replacement

In the first podcast by PURE NPD, Chandos Elletson discovers the story behind 'ezimoist' - a revolutionary phosphate replacement from specialist supplier Ulrick & Short that opened up new opportunities with clean label meat products 20 years ago (and took the executive chef of Asda completely by surprise)

Discussing Development: plant-based fish proteins

Our head of NPD, Ben Peatfield, dives into the subject of plant-based fish proteins, discussing the challenges with replicating colour and texture, the importance of nutrition and the emerging opportunities with cultivated products

Shio Koji vs. Meat: how it works, the many uses (and the untapped potential of shio-cuterie)

PURE NPD's development team delves into shio koji, a traditional Japanese seasoning/marinade that possesses diverse and unique functionalities when applied to meat

How Omami developed a range of fresh baby food using the HPP processing method

PURE NPD discovers how fridge-fresh baby food brand Omami created their debut range, which utilizes high pressure processing techniques to preserve and protect nutrients, vitamins, flavour and texture

Discussing Development: protein problems with oat-based cheese

The oat-based vegan pizza may have serious potential on the UK market, but NPD teams first have to look at the protein content in oat-based cheese

Impossibrew and the search for the missing ‘alcohol alternative’

Impossibrew are a newly launched alcohol-free brand that harnesses medicinal plants used for thousands of years by the Japanese

Inside Ingredients: Liquid Shio Koji

PURE NPD discovers the many remarkable uses of liquid shio koji - a fermented marinade/seasoning now appearing in mainstream development

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