Glanbia Nutritionals acquires Foodarom

Acquisition to expand Glanbia’s flavours and nutritional solutions capabilities.

Glanbia Nutritionals, a subsidiary of Glanbia, has agreed to acquire Foodarom, a Canadian flavour designer and manufacturer. The latter serves the food, beverage and nutritional product industries with its flavours and formulation support, and has a flavour library of over 15,000 recipes. The company also produces both liquid and powder products for various applications.

The acquisition of Foodarom complements to Glanbia Nutritonals’ solutions-based customer approach and focus areas, strengthening Glanbia’s capability in the area of flavours and nutiritonal solutions. The knowledge and experience of the combined R&D teams will further strengthen Glanbia’s position in flavours, and further enhance Glanbia’s ability to provide optimised ingredient systems to its customers.

Brain Phelan, CEO of Glanbia Nutritionals, said: “We are excited to welcome their 130-strong team to Glanbia with their reputation and commitment to flavour excellence. I am delighted with the significant additional capabilities we will be able to offer to the customers of both organisations by joining our great teams together.”