Symrise gets new consumer unit
This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet
Food and cosmetic ingredient manufacturer Symrise expands its portfolio by adding a consumer health business unit to include food supplements, health care and specialty products, the Holzminden, Germany-based firm says Nov. 24. The unit, headed by Dirk Bennwitz, senior VP of business consumer health, "will specialize in creating functional ingredients for food supplements and flavor solutions for health products," the firm said. Symrise's consumer health team will be a driving force in the corporation's health and nutrition strategy. Symrise CEO Heinze-Jürgen Bertram said the launch of the consumer unit is in response to the growing health and nutrition market
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