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ForeSights: Functional Mushrooms - A Superfood Blurring the Lines Between Nutrition and Medicine

  • ID: 4605683
  • Report
  • April 2018
  • Region: Global
  • 24 pages
  • GlobalData
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  • Livwell Products
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ForeSights: Functional Mushrooms - A superfood blurring the lines between nutrition and medicine

Summary

Functional mushrooms such as chaga, reishi, shiitake, and maitake are gaining appeal as a "superfood" ingredient in a diverse array of food and drinks, as well as skincare and haircare products.

Functional mushrooms, also called "medicinal mushrooms," are a select group of edible mushrooms that provide nutritive and sensory value, as well as substantial health and medicinal benefits.

Scope
  • Functional mushrooms are versatile ingredients that can be incorporated into a diverse array of food and beverage formats to offer convenience to consumers.
  • These nutrient-dense mushrooms address the growing consumer demand for fresh, natural, and “clean” foods.
  • Owing to their purported medicinal properties, functional mushrooms can appeal to consumers who are striving to attain health and wellness through their diets.
  • Extracts of functional mushrooms can serve as an natural substitutes for a host of synthetic ingredients, thereby paving the way for "cleaner" cosmetics and personal care products.
Reasons to buy
  • Provides an early warning system for emerging trends, threats, and opportunities in fast-moving consumer goods.
  • Drives analysis of potential future consumer behavior.
  • Generates ideas and inspiration for new product development.
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Back to the Roots
  • East London Juice
  • Livwell Products
  • MycoTechnology
  • Scelta Mushrooms
  • Smallhold Inc.
  • MORE
1. Introduction
2. What?
3. Why?
4. Take-Outs
5. Appendix
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