​Another successful year for Chr. Hansen: 9% organic growth in 2017/18

Press Releases   •   Oct 15, 2018 06:03 GMT

Based on good progress in strategic focus areas, Chr. Hansen raises ambitions to 9-11% organic growth next year

Chr. Hansen acquires dairy ingredient supplier Hundsbichler

Press Releases   •   Oct 15, 2018 06:02 GMT

​Through the acquisition of the assets of Austrian-based ingredient supplier Österreichische Laberzeugung Hundsbichler GmbH, Chr. Hansen will further expand its enzyme production and presence into the traditional segments of specialty cheeses.

Chr. Hansen Natural Colors upgrades main R&D facility and Global Expertise Center

Press Releases   •   Jun 28, 2018 06:12 GMT

With this expansion and modernization Chr. Hansen will be able to stay ahead of consumers’ increasing demands for natural, yet innovative food and beverage products.

Chr. Hansen reports solid organic growth of 9% in the first nine months of 2017/18

Press Releases   •   Jun 28, 2018 06:01 GMT

CEO Mauricio Graber: “We are pleased to report that we maintained the sales momentum in Q3"

New starter culture secures mild and creamy soft cheeses

Press Releases   •   Jun 14, 2018 11:19 GMT

New starter culture secures mild and creamy soft cheesesChr. Hansen’s latest launch helps cheesemakers to produce soft cheese that maintains the desired taste and texture.

Chr. Hansen and FMC Corporation extend collaboration on natural crop protection

Press Releases   •   Jun 07, 2018 11:31 GMT

Chr. Hansen and FMC Corporation have announced a five-year extension of their collaboration to develop and commercialize natural solutions for the agricultural industry

New starter culture designed for Mediterranean-style white cheese

Press Releases   •   May 23, 2018 13:36 GMT

​Chr. Hansen’s latest launch secures rich flavor, more flexibility and consistent quality for the cheesemaker

Chr. Hansen reaches major milestone in innovation pipeline

Press Releases   •   May 15, 2018 09:57 GMT

Clinical trial demonstrates that probiotic strain strengthens the defense against gut damage caused by regular use of household painkiller

Klaus Bjerrum appointed new EVP of Natural Colors Division

Press Releases   •   May 08, 2018 13:02 GMT

​Chr. Hansen Holding A/S has entered into an agreement with Klaus Bjerrum to take up the position of Executive Vice President of Natural Colors Division

New partnership to develop treatment for peanut allergies

Press Releases   •   Apr 18, 2018 03:57 GMT

Prota Therapeutics, the developer of oral immunotherapies to treat food allergies, has partnered with Chr. Hansen. The partnership will assess the world’s best documented probiotic strain, LGG®, in a Phase III clinical trial to develop a treatment for peanut allergy.

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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