ADM opens New Flavour Creation and Innovation Centre
March 21, 2017
New facility to help provide the full benefits of ADM’s wide array of food and beverage products and expertise
ADM today celebrated the grand opening of its new flavour creation and customer service centre in North Ryde, Sydney.
"We are growing our capabilities in the Australia New Zealand region so we can offer customers the full capabilities of our extensive flavours and specialty ingredients portfolio," said Vince Macciocchi, president of ADM’s WILD Flavors and Specialty Ingredients business. "We are already the go-to provider of flavours, ingredients and complete solutions for a wide range of customers across ANZ; as we expand our capabilities, we look forward to showing new customers why ADM is the best choice for their food and beverage needs."
The 600-square-meter state-of-the-art facility includes two application laboratories where prototypes and samples of beverage, dairy, sugar and chocolate confectionery, and bakery products can be produced. It also has a dedicated area for creating the flavours that are unique to the palates of Australian and New Zealand consumers.
"We are tremendously excited about our new flavour creation and customer innovation centre, which will allow us to work even more closely with our customers to serve all of their food and beverage solution needs," said Bram van Hulsen, managing director for ADM’s WILD Flavors and Specialty Ingredients and Corn businesses in Australia and New Zealand. "In addition, this high-tech facility has dedicated capabilities that will allow us to offer our customers unique solutions that fit ANZ tastes and trends."