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Global Food Thickeners: Procurement Market Intelligence Report - Cargill, Ingredion, CP Kelco, Darling Ingredients, and ADM are Dominating - ResearchAndMarkets.com

May 17, 2018

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 17, 2018--The “Global Food Thickeners - Procurement Market Intelligence Report” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

The report provides up-to-date information about market shifts and potential risks, as well as in-depth knowledge of products and services, which can help in planning and in executing category management activities. It focuses on the cost-saving aspects of procurement and on providing insights that can lead to optimization of category spend.

The report provides actionable insights to improve source-to-contract cycle performance in the Global Food Thickeners Market. It helps sourcing professionals formulate better category strategies, enhance savings, understand supplier and market challenges, and implement sourcing best practices.

One of the best procurement practices is to assess suppliers’ food safety quality traceability system. Product traceability systems are developed with the objective of protecting the food and beverage manufacturers from safety, risk, fraud, and depletion of product quality.

The demand for convenience and processed food and beverage products, especially in developing countries, is continuing to increase the adoption of different types of food thickeners. Food thickening agents such as locust bean gum, guar gum, pectin, gelatin, and carrageenan are being used to provide properties such as thickening, viscosity, melt-in-mouth, and visual-appeal in dairy products.

The market is also witnessing an adoption of a gluten-free diet. Increasing global adoption of a gluten-free diet has resulted in the development of gluten-free food ingredients and additives to meet the functional role of the protein. As a result, gelling and thickening agents such as vegetable gums including psyllium, locust bean, guar gum, and xanthan and starch are being used to retain the original properties such as structure, mouthfeel, and visual appeal.

Key Topics Covered

1. Category at a Glance

2. Scope of the Report

3. Market Insights

4. Supply Market Insights

5. Pricing Insights

6. Procurement Insights

7. Top Five Suppliers

Cargill Ingredion Inc CP Kelco Darling Ingredients ADM

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INDUSTRY KEYWORD: RETAIL FOOD/BEVERAGE

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