DSM expands its offering in gut health ingredients with probiotics with the acquisition of BioCare Copenhagen.
The attractive market segment in nutritional ingredients is growing an estimated 7% per year.
Financial details will not be disclosed at this time.
BioCare Copenhagen is a privately-held company founded in 2012, focused on probiotics and specialized in microbial actives with proven health benefits, targeting gastrointestinal disorders, metabolic disorders, infections, and immunity.
The company offers high-quality white label probiotic supplements and complete product concepts with strong consumer appeal.
It has multi-market distribution agreements with a number of leading dietary supplements and pharmaceutical companies and has launched products in over 40 countries worldwide.