Givaudan acquires 40.6% of the shares in Naturex for US$648m

SWITZERLAND - Givaudan has announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire 40.6% of the shares of Naturex, a French public listed company, for US$168 per share and a total consideration of US$648 million. According to the company, this agreement is part of its 2020 strategy to strengthen its capabilities in natural flavour…

Naturex signs agreement with Cura for innovative Koji fermented minerals

FRANCE - Naturex has entered into an agreement with Cura Global Health Inc. to ensure that their customers in the dietary supplement and functional food markets are supplied with innovative Koji fermented minerals solutions. The agreement was made via Naturex’s Innovation program (Ingenium) launched in 2016 to source innovative ideas through partnerships with new start-up…