2017 in review: the top 20 stories

Dec 2017

Acquisitions in abundance for Frutarom

Frutarom continued its momentum of acquisitions and the implementation of its rapid and profitable growth strategy throughout 2017. The company announced several acquisitions, including Unique Flavors of South Africa, René Laurent of France and Swiss Muehlehof Gewuerze. Frutarom’s most significant buy was Enzymotec, its ninth acquisition of 2017, in a deal worth US$210 million. The merger is set enable full integration of the companies’ activities in the fields of R&D, supply chain and logistics while accelerating joint growth through many cross-selling opportunities.