Fonterra’s NZMP SureStart milk lipid ingredient, MFGM Lipid 100, has been shortlisted as a finalist for the NutraIngredients-Asia Awards for Infant Nutrition in Singapore. The company’s consumer brand, Anmum, is the first to take this innovative ingredient to market used in maternal and paediatric products, Anmum with Nuelipid. The NutraIngredient-Asia Awards celebrate innovation in ingredients designed to meet infant health and development needs, with a judging process that assesses factors such as scientific merit, efficacy and innovation. Winners will be announced on September 10, 2018. Angela Rowan, NZMP category marketing manager, paediatrics, Fonterra, stated that the finalist announcement was exciting for the company, reinforcing the importance NZMP places on clinical studies to back up innovation. “We are very proud that MFGM Lipid 100 was shortlisted as a finalist, which we believe is due to strong, scientific and clinical studies on the ingredient, supporting brain development and cognition,” she added. NZMP is the global dairy ingredients brand of Fonterra, recognised globally for a range of ingredient solutions across the life stages. NZMP SureStart supplies a range of infant nutrition ingredients worldwide, including MFGM Lipid 100, which has been backed by clinical science.
Breast milk substitutes are recognised by the World Health Organisation (WHO) as the only safe and nutritious alternative to breast milk for infants whose mothers cannot, or choose not to, breastfeed.
Source : FNBN
Published on: September 12, 2018