- The three partners form the DOLCE consortium to address sugar and sweetening solutions challenge in different markets and applications.
- Many of the largest Fortune 500 global consumer product goods companies are known to have significant interest in this field.
Zwingenberg, Potsdam (Germany) and Lestrem (France), August 29, 2016: The bioeconomy company BRAIN AG (ISIN DE0005203947 / WKN 520394), the natural product specialist AnalytiCon Discovery GmbH and Roquette, a global leader in specialty food ingredients from plant-based raw materials, announced today a strategic partnership under the form of a consortium by the name DOLCE. Within this unique strategic partnership, the partners will jointly develop natural sweeteners and sweet taste enhancers with the goal to achieve sugar- and calorie reduction in a variety of food and beverages. These developments will benefit the global market and will address pressing needs in terms of sugar replacement.
The Group gives a new dimension to its social commitments
These new facilities will be focused on Food, Nutrition and Pharma to better address eating habits and health concerns of Asian consumers.
Roquette completes the first step by launching the construction of its new site in Manitoba, Canada.