North Bergen, New Jersey, June 27, 2008 – “For customers who are looking to provide consumers with improved natural fruit tastes, Frutarom now provides pear and strawberry flavors that offer more satisfying perceptions of fresh fruit,” announced Bill Graham, Vice President, Sales, Frutarom USA Inc.
Mr. Graham explained that both flavors are updated and improved versions of previous Frutarom pear and strawberry offerings. The newly developed Natural Pear Flavor WONF FN3714 is sweet and aromatic with pulpy notes. The flavor is entirely suited to beverages, gelato and fruit fillings. The improved Natural Organic Strawberry Flavor F918096 is described as aromatic with ‘jammy’ notes. It is ideal for beverages, sorbets, yogurts and fruit fillings. For beverage applications for both flavors, the starting usage is 0.20%. Other cited applications call for 0.25% starting usages.
For more information about these newly improved pear and strawberry flavors and other natural fruit flavors, please feel free to contact Frutarom at 201-861-9500, or Maria Garvey, Delfino Marketing, at 914-747-1400 or via e-mail at [email protected]
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Frutarom was established in 1933. With a current market capitalization of over US$ 480 million, it is a rapidly growing multinational flavors and fine ingredients company, employing about 1,200 people. It develops, manufactures and markets an extensive variety of high quality flavors and natural fine ingredients for customers in various industries: the food-, beverage and functional food industries as well as the flavor-, fragrance- pharmaceutical, dietary supplement and cosmetic industries. Frutarom markets and sells over 15,000 products to more than 5,000 customers in over 120 countries and keeps manufacturing facilities in Europe, North America, Israel and Asia. The company operates worldwide through local agents and distributors.
Frutarom operates through two divisions: The Flavors Division develops, produces and markets flavor compounds and food systems, while the Fine Ingredients Division is responsible for the whole process from development to sale of natural flavor extracts, functional food ingredients and pharma/nutraceutical extracts, as well as specialty essential oils, citrus products and aroma chemicals.
Over recent years, Frutarom has implemented a successful rapid growth strategy that combines above industry-average organic growth in its core activities together with strategic acquisitions of synergetic companies and activities. In the course of the last decade, Frutarom has acquired fourteen businesses, including the Swiss company Emil Flachsmann AG in 2003, the European food system activities of IFF in 2004, the Nesse group in January and Acatris Health in October 2006.
Frutarom Industries, Ltd. is a public company whose stock is listed on the Tel Aviv and London Stock Exchanges.
For further information, visit our website: www.frutarom.com