DSM opens new Fortitech Premixes plant in India

April 10, 2014

Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition, and materials, has inaugurated its Fortitech Premixes plant in Vadodara, Gujarat, India. The new 5,000-sq-m plant will service the South Asian market with its teams split between Delhi and Mumbai, as well as a business development group, based in Malaysia and an upcoming Nutrition Innovation Center in Singapore. The initial employee headcount for this plant will be 29 full-time positions.

Fortitech Premixes are customized blends of functional ingredients from a comprehensive selection of vitamins, minerals, amino acids, nucleotides, and nutraceuticals. They are used in a wide range of products, including baby formulas, cereals, bars, dairy products, nutrition and sports drinks, juices, snacks, waters, candies, and supplements. Additionally, the nutritional ingredients are also tailored to address specific health concerns with research to support their claim.

“We are delighted to start our new Fortitech Premixes plant in Vadodara,” said Rick Greubel, President, Human Nutrition & Health, DSM. “All Fortitech Premixes adhere to the criteria set forth in our Quality for Life program, which represents our unwavering commitment to quality, reliability, traceability, and sustainability. As one of the fastest growing economies in the world, we believe that this facility in India will add to DSM’s overall growth and profitability. By expanding our presence, we aim to deliver more value to our Indian and South Asian customers.”

Fortitech Premixes