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Demand Soars for Premium Convenience Store Ice Cream

Demand Soars for Premium Convenience Store Ice Cream

SEOUL, Sept. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — The recent trend of value consumption, which stresses the importance of emotional satisfaction, is widely spreading and penetrating the convenience store ice cream market. According to convenience store chain 7-Eleven, the portion of high-end products in its overall sales of ice cream stood at 23.6 percent this year. The [...]

PureCircle Launches Branded Gourmet Ice Cream in Chicago. Sweetened with Stevia. Zero Added Sugar.

PureCircle Launches Branded Gourmet Ice Cream in Chicago. Sweetened with Stevia. Zero Added Sugar.

CHICAGO, Aug. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — PureCircle (LSE: PURE), the world’s leading producer and innovator of stevia sweeteners, is launching a great-tasting branded gourmet ice cream with zero added sugar and sweetened with its next generation stevia leaf sweeteners. Based in Chicago, the company is debuting the new ‘PureCircle’ ice cream in its hometown at [...]

Food Companies Woo Health-conscious Consumers with Low Calorie Foods

Food Companies Woo Health-conscious Consumers with Low Calorie Foods

SEOUL, Apr. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean food companies are introducing low calorie ice creams, instant noodles and other products to meet demand from the growing number of health-conscious consumers, industry sources said Monday. Binggrae Co. recently began marketing its “Beauty Inside” ice cream, which has 50 percent less sugar and 80 percent less [...]

No More Uncertainty about Expiry Dates for Frozen Treats

No More Uncertainty about Expiry Dates for Frozen Treats

BUSAN, July 15 (Korea Bizwire) – Rep. Kim Hae-young of the Minjoo Party of Korea revealed on July 15 an amendment to the Food Sanitation Act that would require frozen sweets, particularly ice cream, to feature printed expiration dates. These types of products have been exempted in the past. Current food sanitation legislation requires the labeling [...]