Firmenich opens expanded facility in Turkey as it celebrates 30 years

TURKEY – Swiss flavors and fragrances company, Firmenich has unveiled a new and expanded facility in Istanbul Turkey as it celebrates 30 years of growth and innovation in the country. With a focus on innovation […]

Firmenich acquires minority stake in Chinese flavor company ArtSci

CHINA – Leading flavors and fragrances company, Firmenich has acquired an undisclosed minority stake in Chinese food flavors and ingredients company, ArtSci Biology Technologies (Hangzhou) Co., Ltd (“ArtSci”). The partnership expands Firmenich’s reach in Central […]

Firmenich buys majority stake in VKL Seasoning to expand reach in India

INDIA – Swiss company, Firmenich has acquired a majority stake in India’s leading seasonings and flavors producer, VKL Seasoning from private equity company True North. According to Firmenich, the deal whose transaction details have not […]

Firmenich launches new flavour plant in South Africa to grow continent’s footprint

SOUTH AFRICA – Firmenich, a Swiss flavors and fragrance company, has inaugurated a new state-of-the-art flavors plant in South Africa as it seeks to expand its business across East and Sub-Saharan Africa. The company said […]

Firmenich opens its largest flavors plant in China to meet customer demand

CHINA – The Swiss flavors and fragrances company, Firmenich has inaugurated what it says to be its largest flavor manufacturing plant in the world in the Zhangjiagang Free Trade Zone in China. The company said […]

Firmenich opens new taste creation facility in Manila, the Philippines

ASIA – The Swiss flavors and fragrances company, Firmenich has opened a new, state-of-the-art taste creation facility in Bonifacio Global City, in Manila, the Philippines, growing its tasting capabilities in South East Asia. Firmenich said […]

Firmenich to acquire the US taste innovation and biotechnology firm Senomyx

SWITZERLAND – The Swiss fragrance and flavour solutions company Firmenich has reached an agreement to acquire Senomyx Inc., an American based flavours and taste firm with the deal expected to close in the fourth quarter […]

Firmenich enters strategic agreement to acquire Layn Natural Ingredients

SWITZERLAND – Firmenich, a private Swiss company in the fragrance and flavor business, has entered a strategic agreement with Layn Natural Ingredients, a leader in premium, plant-based sweeteners, flavors and botanicals. According to the company, […]

Firmenich successfully completes registration for transparent ingredients

SWITZERLAND – Firmenich, a private Swiss company in the fragrance and flavor business, has announced a successful completion of registration of chemical substances as part of the European Union’s REACH regulation. The company stated that […]

Firmenich launches natural and clean label platform in commitment to traceability

SWITZERLAND – Firmenich has launched its Natural and Clean Label platform formed by a combination of its mastery of taste and naturals, with its world-class science and consumer understanding. The launch demonstrates the unique breadth […]