Low-Carb Living Puts Protein in the Spotlight

Protein ingredients have been around for a long time, but thanks to the Atkins, South Beach and other low-carb diet crazes, this old stand-by is now a hot choice for beverages. "Consumer awareness of low-carb diets is through the roof, and the demand for high-protein beverages has really increased. Soy and whey proteins are standard choices for makers of functional powder and ready-to-drink (RTD) beverages, including meal replacement beverages, sports nutrition and athletic performance drinks, weight loss beverages, soymilk products, infant formula, smoothies, drinkable yogurts and low-carb milk alternatives.

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