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A tablespoon of news. A cup of the latest dairy technology insights. A dash of innovation. We hope the dairy flavor insights and information we’ve collected here, from our team and other sources, serve a plateful of knowledge and success.

December 20, 2018

Clean label, Dairy-free, Healthy Reduction, Sweet dairy flavors, Sweet Spot, Vegan

The Biggest 2019 Food Trends (You Read Them Here First)

Some food trends leave a permanent impact on consumer buying habits. Other trends are fleeting. Our food scientists and industry experts are always looking ahead, and behind, to make sure we provide the tools food developers need to capture those significant, long-lasting consumer shifts. We believe the following will be the most impactful and continuing […]

Edlong low sugar foods and low sodium foods

October 30, 2018

Dairy-free, Healthy Reduction, Masking & mouthfeel, Snacks & bakery, Sweet Spot, Vegan

The Demand for Low Sugar Foods, Low Sodium Foods and More—A Snapshot of Healthy Indulgence

Consumer trends are always in flux, and the ability to continuously satisfy those trends necessitates flexibility and proactiveness. Nowhere is that more evident than with healthier foods and beverages such as in low sugar foods, where customer expectations are always rising. The ability to maintain flavor profiles and mouthfeel, despite the absence of sugar, salt […]

Edlong reduced added sugar yogurt

October 30, 2018

Beverages, Dairy flavors, Dairy-free, Healthy Reduction, Masking & mouthfeel, Sweet Spot, Vegan

Reduced Added Sugar, but Not Reduced Indulgence

As the only flavor company dedicated exclusively to dairy flavors, our expertise in capturing the inherent sweetness of dairy, even in dairy-free and vegan products, is unique and unmatched. We help create indulgent and delicious applications with reduced added sugar in foods and beverages throughout the world. Three applications are particularly in demand from customers […]

February 28, 2018

Beverages, Butter flavors, Cheese flavors, Cream flavors, Dairy-free, Sweet Spot

The Science of Dairy-Free

Edlong has more than 250 authentic, dairy-free flavors across all of our flavor categories. You can download more information here. The growth in innovation and new product launches in dairy-free milks has been well documented in recent years. According to Mintel, the growth in non-dairy milk is expected to continue through 2022 and show strong […]

January 29, 2018

Butter flavors, Cheese flavors, Healthy Reduction, Sweet Spot

The Science of Less

Consumers are becoming more progressive in pursuit of their health and wellness, and this is even more apparent at the start of a new year, when resolutions focus on healthy lifestyle habits. According to The Hartman Group’s Health + Wellness 2017 report, 52% of consumers have changed their views and have become more engaged in […]

June 29, 2017

Beverages, Butter flavors, Cheese flavors, Cultured flavors, Dairy-free, Desserts, Dressings, Sauces, Dips, Sweet dairy flavors, Sweet Spot, Vegan

Delivering The Science Behind The Art

It’s the science of delicious, the craft behind the authentic dairy tastes we’re famous for. At IFT this year, we gave each of our visitors tastes of how dairy flavor experts at Edlong balance science and artistry to create authentic dairy profiles. We offered four menu items each a unique and mouthwatering example of how […]

August 30, 2016

Beverages, Commodity reduction, Dairy-free, Masking & mouthfeel, Sweet Spot

Rise and Shine to 40% Less Added Sugar in Your Latte

Plant-Based and Low Sugar in a Favorite Morning Boost Coffee is the go-to beverage for many people in the morning. As health and wellness goals take center stage for consumers, wouldn’t it be great if that morning dose of caffeine could taste indulgent—with less added sugar? And wouldn’t it be even better if that cuppa […]

July 28, 2016

Butter flavors, Cheese flavors, Clean label, Dairy-free, Sweet Spot

Less is More At IFT

Introducing Edlong® Simply Dairy Ingredients and Edlong® Sweet Spot Flavors The demand for simple labels, reduced added sugar and more authentic taste in premium products inspired us to develop Edlong® Simply Dairy ingredients and Edlong® Sweet Spot flavors. This year at IFT, we presented savory and sweet concepts made with Edlong innovations that deliver less and […]