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The recent acquisition of Unique Flavors (Unique) by Frutarom will result in a host of new and innovative products and formulation solutions to the flavours and specialist ingredients market. Unique’s strength in savoury products, combined with Frutarom’s excellent market share in sweet flavours, means this is a perfect match.

keyboard_arrow_upFrutarom acquires Unique Flavors
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Acquisitive Israeli flavour firm, Frutarom, has acquired South African supplier, Unique Flavors (Unique) for R90-million. The transaction forms part of its goal to achieve a target of US$2 billion by 2020. Unique Flavors has a wide customer base in South Africa and other countries such as Ghana, Malawi, Zimbabwe and Mozambique.

keyboard_arrow_upStrategic acquisition in flavours and ingredients market
keyboard_arrow_downStrategic acquisition in flavours and ingredients market

Frutarom Industries (Frutarom), one of the world's top 10 companies for flavours and specialty fine ingredients, announced end of January its 100% acquisition of the share capital of FoodBlenders for approximately US$2.4 million. The transaction was completed upon signing and is being independently financed. There is an additional sum expected to stand at about US$600 000, depending on the company's performance.