March 2016

Corporate | Financial March 8, 2016

Symrise generates substantial gains in sales and earnings in 2015

— Group sales up 23 % to € 2.6 billion

— Double-digit growth in all regions

— EBITDA rises 23 % to € 572.2 million; EBITDA margin at an outstanding level of 22 %

— Annual net income up 17 % to € 246.8 million

— Proposed dividend increase from € 0.75 to € 0.80 per share

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May 2016

Corporate | Financial May 10, 2016

Symrise off to a strong start in 2016

— Sales up by 14 % at local currency

— Satisfactory growth in both segments

— EBITDAN increase by 6 % to € 158 million

— Profitability remains strong, with EBITDAN margin of 21.7 %

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August 2016

Corporate | Financial August 11, 2016

Symrise determinedly pursues growth course and expansion of business activities

— Sales in first half up by 16 % at local currency to € 1,463 million

— EBITDAN increases by 8 % to € 323 million

— EBITDAN margin with 22.1 % still at excellent level

— Targets for 2016: outperforming market growth and now generating an EBITDA margin above 20 %

 

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September 2016

Financial | Sustainability September 14, 2016

Symrise: Notable Sustainability

— Sustainability rating agency EcoVadis awards Symrise gold status for its corporate social responsibility

— Systematic valuation of sustainability with regard to the environment, social aspects, ethics and sourcing management

— Reference portal for strategically important customers and partners

 

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Corporate | Financial September 20, 2016

Symrise adds two members to its Executive Board

— Members appointed in response to the dynamic business development

— Heinrich Schaper to serve as Global President of the Flavors division and Jean-Yves Parisot as Global President of the Diana division

— More than five decades' experience in the flavoring and food ingredients industry

— Appointments to take effect on October 1, 2016

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November 2016

Corporate | Financial November 2, 2016

Symrise AG and DRT sign agreement regarding the acquisition of Pinova Inc.

— DRT acquires Pinova Inc. from former Pinova Holdings, Inc. for a purchase price of USD 150 million

— With Pinova Inc., DRT will significantly expand its portfolio with industry applications and strengthen its position in US markets

— Symrise will sharpen its fragrance materials business, advancing the expansion of solutions based on natural ingredients

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Corporate | Financial November 2, 2016

Symrise optimistic for full year 2016

— Sales in first nine months of the year up 16 % (in local currency) to € 2,192 million

— EBITDAN increase by 7 % to € 480 million

— High profitability with EBITDAN margin of 21.9 %

— Sale of industrial activities to French specialist provider DRT in the course of portfolio optimization

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December 2016

Corporate | Financial December 7, 2016

Symrise AG: Executive Board contract of Heinz-Jürgen Bertram extended ahead of schedule until 2022

— Supervisory Board reaffirms Dr. Heinz-Jürgen Bertram as CEO for a further five-year term

— The Group continues with profitable growth course

— Strategic focus remains on fast-growing market segments, portfolio diversification and access to natural ingredients

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