The number of new products containing low calorie sweeteners has grown by 40 percent in the last five years

Posted: 08 March 2012

The International Sweeteners Association welcomes global market data showing greater choice of low calorie products for consumers Glasgow, 8th March 2012: The International Sweeteners Association (ISA) has welcomed information that demonstrates sign...


The International Sweeteners Association (ISA) elects Merisant European Senior Executive as its new Chairman

Posted: 01 September 2012

At the Board meeting of the International Sweeteners Association on 27th June, Mr Hugues Pitre, Senior Vice President, Managing Director EAME at Merisant, was elected as the new ISA Chairman. Hugues Pitre joined Merisant in 2002 and was appointed Sen...


The International Sweeteners Association celebrates accelerated product innovation

Posted: 07 November 2012

Europe, 7th November 2012: One year after the addition of the latest low calorie sweetener (steviol glycosides, commonly known as stevia) to the array of ingredients available to food and beverage manufacturers, the International Sweeteners Associati...


The International Sweeteners Association launches video in support of World Diabetes Day

Posted: 14 November 2012

Europe, 14th November 2012: By 2030, there will be half a billion people living with diabetes, making it one of the most challenging health problems of the 21st century. To demonstrate support and help raise awareness of this issue, the International...


European Congress On Obesity 2013

Posted: 14 May 2013

'Move more, eat smarter: simple changes could help reduce obesity in Europe', says Prof James O.Hill Liverpool, 14th May 2013: Small changes to daily physical activity and diet could help Europe’s adults fight obesity, according to Professor James O...


Healthy lifestyles for healthy teeth: ISA celebrates European Oral Health day

Posted: 12 September 2013

Brussels, 12th September 2013: The treatment of dental health problems represents a tremendous strain to the European economy. Every year an estimated €79 billion is spent in the EU for the care and treatment of dental issues, and the costs are growi...