DSM to acquire Glycom for US$826m to accelerate growth in early life nutrition

NETHERLANDS – Royal DSM, a global science-based company in nutrition and health has secured a deal to acquire human milk oligosaccharides supplier Glycom for €765 million (US$826m). Founded in 2005, Glycom is a Danish company […]

DSM unveils partnership to empower young entrepreneurs on agri-food businesses

AFRICA – Royal DSM, a global science-based company in nutrition, health and sustainable living has partnered with Generation Unlimited and Sight & Life to provide opportunities for young entrepreneurs through the development of agri-food businesses, […]

Cargill-DSM joint venture starts commercial-scale production of EverSweet stevia sweetener

USA – Avansya, the joint venture between Cargill and Royal DSM, has started production of stevia sweeteners at the new US$50 million commercial-scale fermentation facility in Blair, Nebraska, US. The 10,000 square-foot stevia sweetener fermentation […]

DSM underscores need for fortification in malnutrition at Fourth Africa Day of School Feeding

COTE D’IVOIRE – DSM Human Health and Nutrition has emphasized on the need for fortification as a solution to help overcome the challenge of malnutrition especially among children. Speaking in a panel at the Fourth […]

DSM sets new science-based reduction targets for greenhouse gas emissions

NETHERLANDS – The global bioscience company, Royal DSM has announced new sustainability commitments that aims to reduce 30% of its greenhouse gas emissions from direct production and purchased energy by 2030. The new targets are […]

DSM unveils new solar testing field in Netherlands to advance renewable energy

NETHERLANDS – Royal DSM has announced that it has unveiled a new field test site in Southern Netherlands to advance its capabilities in solar materials and reinforce the renewable energy agenda. The new Louisegroeve solar […]

DSM acquires majority stake in supplements firm Andre Pectin for US$171m

CHINA – Royal DSM has announced that it has agreed to increase its stake in a leading specialty ingredient manufacturer, Andre Pectin for a total consideration of about US$171.46 million (€150 million). The transaction raises […]

DSM forms joint venture with China’s Nenter to produce vitamin E

ASIA – Royal DSM has announced that it has formed a joint venture with Chinese biomedicine-focused company, Nenter & Co. to meet its future needs for vitamin E. DSM said it will acquire a 75% […]

DSM unveils new branding for gellan and xanthan gum ingredients

NETHERLANDS – Royal DSM has unveiled new branding for its gellan gum and xanthan gum range in a bid to address the growing need for clean label and natural ingredients. This aims to further strengthen […]