Symrise snaps up flavour business as sales boom
Symrise has today reported a strong year for its flavour and
nutrition division - good news that coincides with the announcement
of its planned acquisition of part of Chr Hansen's flavours
Chr Hansen divests flavor activities
Denmark's Chr. Hansen is to sell of its US-based flavor activities
to Germany's Symrise group in order to focus more on its higher
Chr Hansen strengthens probiotics with Medipharm buy
Chr Hansen has signed a conditional agreement to buy Swedish Arla
Foods' subsidiary Medipharm, a deal which will strengthen the
Danish firm's probiotic activities.
Nutritional ingredient launch 2007 round-up
Industry has notched-up another busy year in the ingredient making
warehouse for supplements and health foods. Launches over the past
12 months have included high-dose omega-3 eggs, ash tree extracts
and flavanols in chocolate....
Chr Hansen aims probiotics at kids and adults in the Baltics
A probiotic supplement aimed at both adults and children has been
entered into the Baltic market by Chr Hansen.
Probiotic whey shots from Chr Hansen
A probiotic concept for whey drinks from Chr Hansen will help meet
consumer demand for healthy foods and is also claimed by the firm
to be the first of a kind aimed at drinkable whey shots.
Chr Hansen attributes growth to clear focus
Chr Hansen has reported strong growth in 2006/07, which it takes as
a strong sign that its strategy of focusing on key business areas
is right on the money.
Chr Hansen boosts kids' probiotics efforts
Chr Hansen has introduced a new probiotic mix for children, which
the firm is marketing in an easy-to-use format that can be added
directly to foods and drinks as a dietary supplement.
Chr Hansen expands European flavour base
Chr Hansen is expanding its flavour production centre in Denmark to
enhance its product range, efficiency and service to customers and
strengthen its position in the dairy flavourings market in Europe.
Chr Hansen probiotics launched in Italian cheese
A cheese containing a Chr Hansen probiotic has been launched in
Italy, a move which reinforces the growing trend for
companies to use probiotics outside of the traditional yoghurt pot.
Chr Hansen sets up new Health & Nutrition business
Chr Hansen has created a new dietary supplement Health &
Nutrition business division in an effort to revitalize and speed up
its innovation as it attempts to meet the growing global focus on
Nutrigenomics will underlie food future, Chr Hansen
Chr Hansen regards nutrigenomics as technology to underlie the food
industry's future away from one-size-fits-all nutrition, and has
placed exploration of this area high-up on its R&D agenda.
Chr Hansen antioxidants for vending machines
One of Chr Hansen's carotenoids is set to be used in hot chocolate
drinks sold from vending machines - and it will be aimed
at people who want to look beautiful.
Probiotics for children the new trend?
Chr Hansen's probiotic ingredients are to be used
in supplements marketed for children in Italy, thanks to
an agreement it says reflects the growing demand and opportunity
for pediatric probiotic supplements.
Chr Hansen launches 'natural' spray-dried dairy flavors
Chr Hansen has launched a new line of spray-dried dairy flavors in
the US, which the firm claims provide some of its most successful
flavors in a more convenient application form.