Spotlight - Sweeteners and soft drinks

The health and wellness boom has precipitated huge growth in the low-cal and no-cal soft drinks market, and with it great strides in the development of artificial sweeteners. Annette Farr reports on how consumers, in their eagerness to reduce their calorie intake, have embraced the likes of aspartame, sucralose and acesulfame-K.

Sweetener options broaden to meet low-cal drinks demand

8 February 2007

The health and wellness boom has precipitated huge growth in the low-cal and no-cal soft drinks market, and with it great strides in the development of artificial sweeteners. Annette Farr reports on how consumers, in their eagerness to reduce their calorie intake, have embraced the likes of aspartame, sucralose and acesulfame-K.

UK: Calypso pulls aspartame from children’s soft drinks

28 April 2006

Calypso Soft Drinks is switching its Clear Cups portfolio from aspartame to sucralose.

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