Symrise is a global supplier of fragrances, flavorings, cosmetic active ingredients and raw materials as well as functional ingredients. Its clients include manufacturers of perfumes, cosmetics and foods, the pharmaceutical industry and producers of nutritional supplements.
Its sales of €1.572 billion in 2010 place Symrise among the top four in the global flavors and fragrances market. Headquartered in Holzminden, Germany, the Company is represented in over 35 countries in Europe, Asia, the United States and Latin America.
Symrise works with manufacturers of perfumes, cosmetics and foods to develop new product ideas and market-ready concepts for things which are an indispensable part of everyday life: perfumes, personal care products, fabric care products, household cleaners, beverages, convenience food, snacks, confectionary and dairy products. The company's R&D work focuses on innovative substances and technologies which give consumers a specific added value in terms of quality or function. Examples include flavorings which make it possible to reduce the salt, fat or sugar in foods, or perfume oils with a cooling effect on the skin.