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CHAMPIONING THE EATING EXPERIENCE CHANGING THE SAVORY GAME

We’re culinary discoverers whose ideas spring from the table, come to life in the kitchen, and land in people’s hearts. Our passion for the art of food is grounded by our scientific expertise, giving you the solutions you need and the confidence that you can own the meal, every time.

HOW WE DO SAVORY DIFFERENTLY

At Firmenich, we're passionate about the eating experience.

We're here to help you deliver products that consumers will choose again and again—with the right balance of flavor, feel, and emotion to create an unforgettable impact.

With a global team of experts who understand local preferences and trending tastes, and industry-leading innovation in clean label, health, and sustainability practices, we can help you achieve your creative culinary visions.

Forward-thinking taste solutions

Discover savory solutions that combine scientific innovation with culinary artistry.
  • Natural and Clean Label platform – Create great tasting, natural, and traceable food and beverage experiences with authentic taste profiles drawn from nature.
  • Culinary Anthropology – Experience our unique approach to developing savory products, collaborating with forward-thinking chefs to accelerate innovation through creative ideation and rapid-prototyping.
  • Smart proteins – Green proteins used in nutritious, satisfying, sustainable ways that delight consumers.
  • Salt, fat, and sugar reduction – Improve the nutritional profiles of foods and beverages while enhancing their flavor profiles—and capture a bigger share of growing markets for healthier foods
  • Soups and sauces – Explore new ideas supported by our culinary expertise, excellent knowledge of UHT-stable flavors, and proprietary encapsulation portfolio, Encapsolutions®
  • Prepared meals – Enhance the perception of freshness in prepared foods with our proprietary NaturePrint® technique.
  • Fats and oils – Deliver authentic flavors without added diacetyl in a wide range of applications.

SMART SOLUTIONS FOR THE FUTURE OF PROTEIN

At Firmenich, we are actively working with global experts, chefs and our customers to advance innovative green protein solutions that are nutritious, tasty and sustainable.

In promoting alternative proteins and putting them center plate, we are catalyzing a shift toward more sustainable protein production and consumption to enhance wellbeing for all.

Our solutions offer limitless possibilities in creating vegetarian and vegan alternatives to traditional meat and dairy based products in savory, sweet and beverages. We focus on the total eating experience to address all product development needs holistically, which we feel is the “smart” way.
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Culinary collaboration

Access our experts and resources around the world—helping you to unlock ideas, get critical support, and achieve your creative vision. Our global team of chefs, flavorists, food scientists and consumer insights specialists can partner with you from ideation to production, empowering you to create winning concepts, solve product development challenges, deliver on product specs, meet clean labeling goals, and succeed in your target markets—and reach new ones.

Clean Label Solutions

In a world of increasingly label-conscious consumers, we are committed to going beyond the label to provide end-to-end traceability in an easy to understand format, from the source of the ingredients and country of origin, all the way to the production process.
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GO BEYOND TASTE WITH US

We’d love to help you unlock the limitless possibilities the future holds for your business. If you want to develop new products, update or expand your current portfolio, connect with untapped markets, or provide more nutritious products, we are committed to helping you deliver extraordinary sensory experiences and be preferred by your consumers locally and globally.

Let’s create the food of the future, together—delighting people’s palates and finding a place in their hearts.

"I love trying new things for our customers. They come to us to find the culinary imprint that we can put on a savory product. Whatever it is, wherever the flavor needs to come from, we strive to deliver great, culinary inspired flavors every time."

Sandy Cook, Firmenich Designer Chef, Savory Foods

Making Healthy Taste great, Naturally

“I think food brings people together.” - Debbie Lu, Senior Food Technologist

At Firmenich, we ensure healthier food and drink experiences taste great, to make the more nutritious option the easier choice for consumers.

Our cutting-edge flavor technologies reduce sugar, salt and fat content without compromising on taste. We also champion the adoption of plant-based proteins to accelerate sustainable nutrition.
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Food good, Naturally The double burden

"In the same family you can have both overweight and malnourished people, this is the double burden." - Imad Farhat, VP Taste

At Firmenich, we ensure healthier food and drink experiences taste great, to make the more nutritious option the easier choice for consumers.

Our cutting-edge flavor technologies reduce sugar, salt and fat content without compromising on taste. We also champion the adoption of plant-based proteins to accelerate sustainable nutrition.
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For good, naturally The gifts are right in the earth

"I believe that the gifts are right in the earth." - Courtney Cusat, Senior Food Technologist

At Firmenich, we ensure healthier food and drink experiences taste great, to make the more nutritious option the easier choice for consumers.

Our cutting-edge flavor technologies reduce sugar, salt and fat content without compromising on taste. We also champion the adoption of plant-based proteins to accelerate sustainable nutrition.
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INNOVATIVE NATURAL FUNCTIONAL INGREDIENTS

Our acquisition of Campus, pioneers in natural functional ingredients, brings an exciting dimension to our protein expertise. Through the combination of our capabilities, we now offer the most comprehensive range of flavor and functional ingredient solutions for protein applications, cutting across animal and plant-based products.

Our customers WORKING WITH ALL TYPES OF FOOD AND BEVERAGE MANUFACTURERS AROUND THE WORLD

Firmenich creates products for our customers that perfectly meet the wants and needs of their consumers. We work with major multi-nationals, mid-size regional companies – and everything in between.

Our creation and application teams have proven experience understanding the consumer packaged goods (CPGs) industry: many Firmenich team members previously worked at CPG companies. We appreciate the challenges our customers face, and we are naturally well-placed to create the right flavor solution for a range of applications.

With a solid understanding of the technical needs and back-of-house operations, we partner with food service customers to help them develop unique menu items to delight their consumers.

In many markets, distributors are essential for us to reach smaller customers, and we have created a network of reliable, world-class distributors. We value and nurture these strong relationships so that our flavor solutions can help any local company to succeed.
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