Naturex is calling on innovative start-ups with fresh ideas on plant-based ingredients, green technologies and novel farming processes to collaborate with it thorugh Ingenium, its open innovation accelerator scheme.
Naturex, the French-based botanicals giant that recently acquired the ingredients business of Spanish company, Natraceutical Group, will earn €185m in 2009 – up from its 2008 income of €93.2m, as it announced details of the deal.
Naturex is targeting an operating margin of 11 per cent in 2008 as
its acquisitions of Chart and Berkem's Actifs Innovants yield
profits, but it will take longer to turn loss-making Hammer Pharma
into a positive contributor.
Naturex is ready to implement the next step in its plan to make
more strategic acquisitions in the food and nutraceuticals sector
plan after raising €13.2m by issuing more than a quarter of a
million new shares.
Naturex is in a position to start looking into new acquisition
opportunities, after experiencing a massive 120 per cent increase
in sales in Q1 2006 thanks to better-than-expected organic growth
and sales from newly-acquired Pure...
French ingredients manufacturer Naturex this week reported a2002
turnover of €29.6 million, a growth of more than 80 per cent,
according to the company, which said the rise in sales was in line