December 2017

December 08, 2017

Sustainable Cosmetics From the Rainforest

Symrise supports sustainable agriculture in the Amazon region and launched a three-yearproject in October 2017 that will help farmers to improve their products and to diversify. To doso, Symrise has partnered up with the... more »

December 06, 2017

Symrise is expanding market position in Brazil through acquisition of Citratus Fragrâncias Indûstria e Comércio Ltda

Symrise Aromas e Fragrâncias Ltda is expanding its position in the dynamic Brazilian market and in the segment for small and medium-sized customers. Symrise and the current owners of Citratus have signed a purchase... more »

November 2017

November 27, 2017

The onion becomes a video star at the FIE, with a virtual expedition from the field to the plate

Why is the onion considered the queen of the kitchen, and why is Symrise the king of onion? From November 28-30, 2017, visitors to the Symrise booth at the world’s leading trade show for food ingredients, Food... more »

November 20, 2017

Presentations on Sustainability and Naturalness at the Food Ingredients Europe Trade Show

Fruits, roots, seeds, bark, herbs, flowers and nuts: Natural flavors and sustainable foods are growing in popularity around the world. Symrise specialists present their range in terms of sustainability and naturalness at... more »

November 17, 2017

Innovative Ability and Growth

Symrise AG was distinguished with a Top 500 Award, alongside Mahle GmbH and Fresenius Medical Care. Since 2009 the award has been presented yearly by DIE WELT (a national German newspaper) and the corporate consulting... more »

November 08, 2017

Symrise continues growth track at accelerated pace

Symrise AG accelerated its growth course in the third quarter, achieving overall a considerable increase in sales and earnings for the nine-month period. This positive trend was driven by strong demand across all... more »

November 01, 2017

Experience the Best Taste from Nature and Science at the “Food Ingredients Europe”

Visitors to the “Food Ingredients Europe” (FIE) trade fair in Frankfurt from November 28-30, 2017, will be able to experience something special: At its booth in Hall 8 of the world’s leading trade fair for food... more »

October 2017

October 24, 2017

Climate, Water and Forests: Symrise Again Among Global Leaders in CDP Ranking

Symrise AG is one of the world’s leading companies in sustainability management. The renowned non-profit organization CDP has rated the Holzminden-based company as a global leader in the categories of climate, water and... more »

October 20, 2017

Symrise presents Oriental-influenced taste concepts at the Arabian Gulf

Symrise will present taste solutions for the cuisine of the Middle East and North Africa with a focus on natural raw materials from the region at Gulfood Manufacturing. From October 31 through November 2, 2017, the... more »

September 2017

September 29, 2017

Vanilla: Symrise Is Leading in Authenticity Verification

Vanilla is the best-known and most popular flavor in the world and the second most expensive spice after saffron. The prices for real vanilla are currently at an all-time high. Customers pay 550 to 600 US dollars for one... more »

September 28, 2017

HairS’17: Three Research Approaches for Healthy Hair With One Award on Hair Specification Study

Every two years, the DWI – Leibnitz Institute for Interactive Materials (DWI – Leibnitz Institut für Interaktive Materialien) – organizes a Hair Science Symposium. It offers a unique platform for discussing the most... more »

September 21, 2017

Symrise Launches KeraSym™ Rescue at in-cosmetics in São Paulo

Symrise is launching its innovative hair care ingredient KeraSym™ Rescue at in-cosmetics 2017 in Latin America. The substance helps regenerate bleached damaged hair and uses ingredients from Symrise Amazon. Symrise has... more »

September 19, 2017

Discovering New Taste Horizons: With Vanilla

Fresh, creative, extraordinary: With the help of young chefs and bartenders, Symrise has gained new perspectives on the queen of spices – vanilla. Together with six taste experts and influencers from the millennial... more »

September 01, 2017

Symrise Again Certified as a “Green Company”

DQS CFS GmbH, the German Association for Sustainability, has again certified Symrise as a “Green Company.” In explaining its decision, the association stated that the fragrance and flavoring manufacturer satisfied the... more »

August 2017

August 31, 2017

Commitment to Refugees a Success

Two years after the major wave of immigration, integration is part of everyday business at Symrise It’s been exactly two years since the major wave of refugees coming into Germany reached its peak. That’s not long ago,... more »

August 30, 2017

SymBright™ Protects Skin from Overreactions to Aggressive Environmental Influences

SymBright™, produced in high purity from clary sage is a natural, sustainable, and versatile product from Symrise. It protects the skin from overreactions from urban exposome. These harmful environmental influences can... more »

August 09, 2017

Symrise again with industry-leading organic growth in the first half of the year 2017

Symrise AG remained on track for strong growth in the first half of the current fiscal year. The Group increased sales in all segments and regions and was once again among the fastest-growing companies in the industry.... more »

August 01, 2017

Symrise Partners with Green Chemistry & Commerce Council to Sponsor a Global Preservative Challenge

The Green Chemistry & Commerce Council (GC3) and InnoCentive have organized a contest called the Preservative Challenge. It is looking for new and effective preservatives that can be used in personal care and household... more »

July 2017

July 13, 2017

Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong Appoints Symrise CEO as Economic Ambassador to the City State

Munich/Singapore, July 11, 2017 – The Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) has appointed three prominent business leaders as new economic ambassadors to Singapore for small and medium-sized companies. They... more »

July 13, 2017

DIANA, LEADER IN THE PET FOOD MARKET, INCREASES ITS SHARE IN THE SOCIAL NETWORK YUMMYPETS

Diana, the world leader in solutions with natural ingredients for humans, pets and aquaculture, today announced that its Pet food division has increased its stake in Yummypets, the online pet community. After its initial... more »

July 06, 2017

Symrise Climate Strategy Approved by “Science Based Targets initiative”

Sustainability has a high priority at Symrise – from resource-conserving and low-emission production methods and preserving biodiversity to supporting social equality. In pursuing these goals, the company has once again... more »

June 2017

June 27, 2017

Euronext Vigeo Index Names Symrise One of the 120 Most Exemplary Companies in the Eurozone

Rating agency Vigeo Eiris named Symrise, the fragrance and flavoring manufacturer based in Holzminden, one of the 120 leading companies in the eurozone with outstanding corporate responsibility due to its focus on... more »

June 16, 2017

Symrise receives Fragrance Foundation Award 2017

Symrise Fine Fragrance has won the prestigious Perfume Extraordinaire Fragrance Foundation Award for Poppy Soma, a fragrance created for the Quartana Parfums Les Potions Fatales line. The Perfume Extraordinaire award is... more »

June 13, 2017

Symrise AG places €400m convertible bonds

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June 09, 2017

EcoVadis’ Again Assigns Gold Status to Symrise for Sustainability Management

For the third time in a row, the sustainability rating agency EcoVadis has awarded the fragrance and flavor manufacturer Symrise the gold status for outstanding sustainability management. In terms of ecological, social... more »

June 02, 2017

Symrise unveils Creative Centre in Mumbai to enable innovation and customer proximity

Symrise, a global leading supplier in the flavor and fragrance (F&F) industry, inaugurated a new creation and development centre in Mumbai. This further demonstrates the company’s commitment to India and the Asia Pacific... more »

May 2017

May 30, 2017

Symrise expands presence in British beverage market through acquisition of Cobell Limited

Symrise AG will strengthen its position in the British market segment for beverages. The Company has signed an agreement to acquire Cobell Limited from the Managing Partners. Cobell, which was established in 1999, is the... more »

May 24, 2017

Symrise Launches New Asia-Pacific Innovation and Technology Centre

Global leader in flavors and fragrances, Symrise AG, on 23 May 2017 unveiled its new Asia-Pacific Flavor Innovation and Technology Centre. It was officially opened by Dr Heinz-Jürgen Bertram, CEO of Symrise AG. The... more »

May 18, 2017

German Awards for Excellence: Symrise Recognized for Exemplary Sustainability

As part of the DQS Sustainability Conference held in Düsseldorf on Wednesday night, the fragrance and flavoring manufacturer Symrise was recognized with the German Award for Excellence for international social... more »

May 09, 2017

Symrise with a successful start in 2017

Symrise AG started successfully into the fiscal year 2017. The Group seamlessly continued its strong performance from the previous year and again significantly increased sales and earnings in the first three months.... more »

May 04, 2017

Symrise: Global Expansion of Product Protection Category with Two Industry Experts

Symrise has added two experienced cosmetic specialists as Senior Product Managers to the Product Protection Category. Since their recent arrival, Yohanna Sander and Susan Pungitore have been working to advance the area... more »

April 2017

April 28, 2017

Symrise: Successful Sustainability Record

Using specific examples, the current Corporate Report from Symrise “Diversifying Success. Successfully Diversifying.” shows how sustainable commitment can advance economic success. The goal is constant business growth... more »

April 27, 2017

Cosmetic ingredients Thermolat® and Dragosine® awarded with BSB Innovation Prizes in London

At the BSB Innovation Prize Awards ceremony in London, the cosmetic ingredient Thermolat® from Symrise took home first place in the Cosmetics/Innovative Ingredients/functionals and recipients category. Dragosine® was... more »

April 10, 2017

Scentsational sustainability: Symrise AG joins WBCSD

Geneva, 10 April 2017:Symrise AG has joined nearly 200 forward-thinking companies as the newest member of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD). Symrise is a global supplier of fragrances,... more »

April 07, 2017

Goodman and Symrise Celebrate Topping Out of 12,700 m2 Logistics Center at the Port of Hamburg

Goodman, a globally leading owner, developer and manager of logistics properties, and its customer, Symrise, have celebrated the topping out of a new 12,700 m2 logistics center in the Altenwerder freight village at the... more »

March 2017

March 31, 2017

Sustainable Delight: Initiative for Vanilla Farmers Makes Final Round of GreenTec Awards

The “Vanilla – fair and sustainable” initiative is supporting vanilla farmers in Madagascar with education, fair prices and sustainable farming methods. Its purpose is to eliminate social and economic constraints that... more »

March 30, 2017

Symrise at in-cosmetics 2017: Focus on Natural Skin Brightening and Warming Ingredients

Symrise is presenting an innovative product range at in-cosmetics 2017: A strong focus lies on solutions that offer the skin effective protection from environmental pollutants and also skin brightening properties.... more »

March 28, 2017

Symrise supports Madagascar cyclone victims

Recently, cyclone Enawo wreaked havoc in Madagascar, with the huge losses occurring in the northern region of Sava. Homes and the country’s infrastructure have been especially hard hit by the consequences. Many homes of... more »

March 27, 2017

Symrise AG joins “Biodiversity in Good Company” Initiative

Symrise AG has joined the “Biodiversity in Good Company” Initiative and signed the “Leadership Declaration” of the company network. The fragrance and flavor manufacturer made this announcement at the dialogue forum... more »

March 14, 2017

Symrise reports strong sales and earnings growth in 2016

Symrise AG exceeded its targets for the fiscal year 2016. The Company benefited from strong demand across all segments and regions, increasing its sales by 12 % (local currency: 16 %) to € 2,903.2 million (2015: €... more »

March 10, 2017

Once Again, Symrise Earns Good Rating in British Sustainability Index FTSE4Good

Symrise has once again received good marks in the sustainability index FTSE4Good. In particular, Symrise earned the top score in the ranking for climate change. In addition to this, the company also set itself apart with... more »

March 06, 2017

Excellent Sustainability: Symrise Earns Outstanding Ratings in CDP Ranking

Symrise has once again earned top marks in the ranking of the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP). In the categories Forest and Water, Symrise was listed among the best and received very good ratings. In both areas, the... more »

March 01, 2017

Cosmetic Ingredients SymUrban® and Thermolat® Win PCHi Awards 2017

Two Symrise cosmetic ingredients received a PCHi Fountain Award: the anti-pollution material SymUrban® in the category “Active Ingredients” and the warming ingredient Thermolat® in the category “Functional Components.”... more »

February 2017

February 08, 2017

Goodman expands logistics portfolio with Symrise in the Port of Hamburg

Goodman Group, a global leading owner, developer and manager of logistics real estate, is developing a new 12,700 sqm logistics centre in Altenwerder Freight Village in the Port of Hamburg. The facility is divided into... more »

February 07, 2017

Symrise Signs United Nations “Business and Biodiversity Pledge”

Symrise is one of the first signatories to the “Business and Biodiversity Pledge,” a voluntary commitment to the objectives of the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD). By doing this, Symrise is again sending a... more »

January 2017

January 27, 2017

Greentec Awards 2017: Symrise, GIZ, Unilever & Save the Children among the top 10 finalists

Symrise has applied for the Greentec Awards 2017. With its partnership with “Save the Children” and its commitment on Madagascar, the company has reached the round of the top 10 applicants within the category... more »

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