PE firm DOB Equity invests in Tanzanian vanilla flavour manufacturer NEI

TANZANIA – Dutch DOB Equity, a family-backed impact investment firm has invested in Natural Extracts Industries (NEI), a natural vanilla flavour manufacturer, based in Moshi, Tanzania. NEI sources green vanilla pods from small-holder farmers in […]

Takasago expands in Asia with US$25m Indonesian flavours facility

INDONESIA – Takasago, the Japanese flavours and fragrances company, has opened its first factory in Indonesia, Southeast Asia, to support the company’s expansion in the region. The US$25 million facility has an annual capacity of […]

Symrise invests US$56m in a new natural food ingredients facility in Georgia

USA – The flavours and fragrances company, Symrise has invested more than US$56 million in a new production facility in Georgia, USA for the production of high quality natural food ingredients. According to the company, […]