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June 2020

Scent and Care | Corporate June 2, 2020

Symrise produces nature-identical and especially pure cannabidiol (CBD)

— Canapure® is suitable for the same applications as natural cannabidiol (CBD)

— Production meets the quality standards of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP)

 

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May 2020

Corporate May 27, 2020

Symrise opens production site in China

On May 18, 2020, Symrise experienced a premiere in a number of ways. The company opened its biggest individual investment and invested € 50 million in the construction of the new production site for flavorings and fragrances in Nantong. In addition, the Executive Board, senior staff, plant workers and guests opened the facility virtually – in a video conference – for...

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Scent and Care | Corporate May 26, 2020

Three Symrise products win first prize at the BSB Innovation Awards 2020

— Crinipan® PMC green, SymControl® Scalp and SymEffect™ Sun from Symrise receive European innovation award

— Positioning as one of the innovation leaders in developing natural ingredients

— Virtual presentation of the awards this year

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Flavor | Corporate May 20, 2020

Corona pandemic is changing consumer behavior in Asia

— Growth in food delivery and take-away orders

— Increased online food shopping activity

— Continued trust in local suppliers and healthy eating

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Scent and Care | Corporate May 19, 2020

Symrise honors Coronavirus essential workers with HERO cologne

— Fragrance producer donates perfume to those on the frontline of the coronavirus crisis

— Sustainable Eau de Cologne as a sign of appreciation for the work of the heroes

— Company lives the idea of Better Living Through Scent to give a dose of optimism to those fighting the effects of COVID-19

 

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Scent and Care | Corporate May 11, 2020

Symrise introduces next-generation anti-dandruff active derived from 100 % natural raw materials

— Crinipan® PMC green as effective as traditional anti-dandruff active climbazole

— Innovative micro-activated mode of action

— Launch with an online webinar on 27 of May 2020

 

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Corporate | Financial May 6, 2020

Symrise Annual General Meeting to be held as online event on 17 June 2020

— Shareholders should be able to exercise their rights without delay

— Proposed dividend unchanged at 95 € cents per share

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April 2020

Quarterly Statement January-March 2020

Corporate | Financial April 28, 2020

Symrise continues to grow in challenging market environment

— Sales up 8.0 % to € 917.1 million

— Excellent contribution to growth by ADF/IDF Group following acquisition in 2019

— Organic growth at 2.3 %, adjusted for portfolio and exchange rate effects

— Symrise confident for the fiscal year, targets through to the end of 2025 confirmed

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Flavor | Corporate April 1, 2020

Symrise joins KitchenTown Berlin, supporting food start-ups with expert knowledge

— Combined know-how to help shape a sustainable food system

— Food and taste experts support start-ups

— Unique collaboration to accelerate innovation cycle

 

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March 2020

Corporate March 20, 2020

Symrise statement on the corona situation

 
Dear Partners and Friends of Symrise,

The corona pandemic presents us with a challenging environment worldwide. Symrise is closely monitoring the development of the COVID 19 situation and its impact on various aspects of its business.

At the moment, all of Symrise's production sites are continuing to operate, even in the so called hot spots. We experience some...

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Corporate March 19, 2020

Symrise postpones Annual General Meeting 2020

— Annual General Meeting planned for 06 May 2020 in Holzminden postponed

— Decision due to the progression of the corona pandemic

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Symrise successfully continues profitable growth

Corporate | Financial March 10, 2020

Symrise successfully continues profitable growth

— Group sales in reporting currency up 8.0 % to € 3,408 million

— 5.7 % organic sales growth

— Increase in operating result (EBITDA(N)) by 12.2 % to over € 707 million

— EBITDA(N) margin up to 20.8 %

— Normalized net income for fiscal year rises by 10.2 % to over € 304 million

— Dividend increase from € 0.90 to € 0.95 per share proposed

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February 2020

Nutrition | Scent and Care | Corporate February 5, 2020

Care products for cats and dogs fulfill scent preferences of both pets and their owners for the first time

— Scent and pet experts join forces for unique scent and care solutions fostering pet approved fragrances

— Symrise Consumer Fragrance and Diana Pet Food’s expert brand Odalia working together

— Worldwide market launch for shampoo solutions planned for 2020

— Unique and industry disruptive

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A rating from CDP

Corporate | Financial | Sustainability February 3, 2020

Symrise receives international “A” rating from CDP for outstanding environmental protection

— Water rating from CDP awards Symrise a place on the non-profit organization’s prestigious A-list

— Forest protection measures also recognized with a “Leadership A-” rating

— Leading position in the three CDP rating categories of climate, water and forests

— Performance among the best of more than 8,400 companies reporting worldwide

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January 2020

CDP

Corporate | Financial | Sustainability January 20, 2020

Symrise receives top score of A in international climate protection rating

— Prestigious nonprofit organization CDP awards Symrise highest ranking

— Key climate figures from the Holzminden-based Group among the best of more than 8,400 analyzed companies from around the world

— Symrise reduces greenhouse gas emissions by one-third ahead of schedule

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Corporate | Financial January 20, 2020

Michael König appointed to Symrise Supervisory Board

— Dr. Thomas Rabe left the Supervisory Board at his own request on 31 December 2019

— New member Michael König has extensive experience in various leadership roles

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