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Q1 Results: A good start to the year

Q1 Results: A good start to the year

Press releases   •   Jan 11, 2017 07:10 UTC

Chr. Hansen has had a good start to the year with strong organic revenue growth of 11% in Q1 2016/17, which is better than initially expected for the quarter. Revenue reached EUR 242 million – 13% above last year.

Knud Vindfeldt steps down from the Executive Board of Chr. Hansen Holding A/S

Knud Vindfeldt steps down from the Executive Board of Chr. Hansen Holding A/S

Press releases   •   Jan 06, 2017 07:00 UTC

After more than 25 years with Chr. Hansen and 11 years in Executive Management, Knud Vindfeldt will step down from the Executive Board of Chr. Hansen Holding A/S on 28 February 2017.

Intensify your pink and red dragees and increase your natural appeal

Intensify your pink and red dragees and increase your natural appeal

Press releases   •   Dec 01, 2016 13:22 UTC

With the launch of the SweetColor® Pink 1144 WSP and SweetColor® Red 1344 WSP colorants, Chr. Hansen now offers cost effective, vegetable-based and intense color additive solutions.

Say goodbye to bitterness in your soft cheeses

Say goodbye to bitterness in your soft cheeses

Press releases   •   Oct 31, 2016 09:53 UTC

Chr. Hansen launches a new coagulant CHY-MAX® Special: a true game changer for soft cheese manufacturers and the food service sector. CHY-MAX® Special eliminates undesired bitter notes developing throughout shelf life.

Very satisfactory annual result: 12% growth

Very satisfactory annual result: 12% growth

Press releases   •   Oct 26, 2016 06:14 UTC

Chr. Hansen realizes strong organic growth of 12% in the financial year 2015/16, delivering at the upper end of our Nature’s no. 1 growth ambitions.

To further strengthen its probiotics offering Chr. Hansen acquires LGG®, the world’s best documented probiotic strain, from Valio OY

To further strengthen its probiotics offering Chr. Hansen acquires LGG®, the world’s best documented probiotic strain, from Valio OY

Press releases   •   Sep 13, 2016 06:02 UTC

Natural solutions that advance human health are in high demand and the expected growth for microbial solutions in this industry is 7-9%. Chr. Hansen is the world’s leading supplier of probiotics to dietary supplements, infant formula and dairy, and through the acquisition of the LGG® business, the company is now further strengthening its microbial platform across all three categories.

No more off-taste in transparent beverages

No more off-taste in transparent beverages

Press releases   •   Jul 16, 2016 04:55 UTC

The ColorFruit® range is strengthened with the addition of two new natural shades; yellow and green developed specifically to enhance the visual appeal of transparent beverages while removing issues with off-taste

Determine lactose concentrations accurately in minutes

Determine lactose concentrations accurately in minutes

Press releases   •   Jul 08, 2016 08:40 UTC

Chr. Hansen launches LactoSens® – a top reliable and fast test kit to determine the residual lactose level in low lactose and lactose-free dairy products.

Continued strong growth in Q3

Continued strong growth in Q3

Press releases   •   Jul 05, 2016 06:11 UTC

Strong organic revenue growth of 13% in the first nine months of 2015/16: Food Cultures & Enzymes (13%), Health & Nutrition (2%) and Natural Colors (20%). EBIT before special items increased by 18% to EUR 189 million. In Q3, organic growth reached 12% and EBIT before special items increased by 11% to EUR 71 million.

New solution unlocks the potential for lactose-free and reduced sugar yogurt

New solution unlocks the potential for lactose-free and reduced sugar yogurt

Press releases   •   Jun 28, 2016 08:07 UTC

Chr. Hansen launches NOLA® Fit: A unique new lactase enzyme which opens the door to lactose-free or sugar reduced yogurts – without compromising on taste.