Solid sales growth and profitability in Q3, but reduced organic growth outlook for the year

Press releases   •   Jun 26, 2019 17:57 UTC

Chr. Hansen delivers a solid financial result of 9% organic growth for the first nine months, but adjusts full-year organic growth​ outlook from 9-11% to 7-8%

Groundbreaking ‘sweet’ culture reduces added sugar in fermented dairy products

Press releases   •   May 08, 2019 08:40 UTC

Chr. Hansen launches Sweety® Y-1: The first culture in the world allowing dairy manufacturers to create naturally sweeter products while reducing added sugar

Game-changing coagulant enables up to one percent yield increase

Press releases   •   Apr 03, 2019 07:17 UTC

Chr. Hansen launches CHY-MAX® Supreme - the most precise and innovative coagulant on the market with superior functionality for modern cheesemakers

Solid momentum continues: 9% organic growth in the first 6 months of 2018/19

Press releases   •   Apr 03, 2019 06:08 UTC

Solid momentum continues: 9% organic growth in the first 6 months of 2018/19 Chr. Hansen delivers solid half-year result of 9% organic growth and maintains overall outlook for the full year. The growth comes from all business areas: Food Cultures & Enzymes 10%, Health & Nutrition 11% and Natural Colors 5%

Chr. Hansen in joint venture to accelerate momentum in microbiome

Press releases   •   Apr 02, 2019 15:31 UTC

Chr. Hansen in joint venture to accelerate momentum in microbiome Danish bioscience company, Chr. Hansen, joins forces with Lonza AG to pioneer the emerging market for live biotherapeutic products

World’s best documented probiotic now available for fermented plant bases

Press releases   •   Feb 28, 2019 14:44 UTC

Chr. Hansen launches nu-trish® LGG® DA to further improve the health appeal of fermented plant bases

Introducing the Hansen sweet potato™ – the secret behind the market’s best carmine alternative

Press releases   •   Feb 19, 2019 07:00 UTC

Chr. Hansen’s decade-long breeding program results in a new and unique sweet potato that is the raw material creating vibrant alternatives to carmine and synthetic reds

Chr. Hansen kåret som verdens mest bæredygtige virksomhed

Press releases   •   Jan 22, 2019 05:07 UTC

Chr. Hansen topper 2019-ranglisten over verdens 100 mest bæredygtige virksomheder, som offentliggjort under World Economic Forum i Davos i Schweiz.

Chr. Hansen ranked as the most sustainable company in the world

Press releases   •   Jan 22, 2019 05:00 UTC

Topping the 2019 global index of the 100 most sustainable companies, as announced during the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.

Solid start to the year: 10% organic growth

Press releases   •   Jan 17, 2019 07:08 UTC

Chr. Hansen realizes solid organic growth of 10% in the first three months of the financial year 2018/19, delivering in line with our 'Nature’s no. 1 – Sustainably' growth ambitions.

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About Chr. Hansen A/S

About us

Chr. Hansen is a leading, global bioscience company that develops natural ingredient solutions for the food, nutritional, pharmaceutical and agricultural industries. We develop and produce cultures, enzymes, probiotics and natural colors for a rich variety of foods, confectionery, beverages, dietary supplements and even animal feed and plant protection. Our product innovation is based on more than 30,000 microbial strains – we like to refer to them as ‘good bacteria’. Our solutions enable food manufacturers to produce more with less – while also reducing the use of chemicals and other synthetic additives – which make our products highly relevant in today’s world. We have been delivering value to our partners – and, ultimately, end consumers worldwide – for over 140 years. We are proud that more than one billion people consume products containing our natural ingredients every day. Revenue in the 2017/18 financial year was EUR 1,097 million. Chr. Hansen was founded in 1874 and is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen.


  • Chr. Hansen A/S
  • Boege Allé 10-12
  • DK-2970 Hoersholm
  • Denmark