DSM Nutritional Products Ltd.
DSM Nutritional Products (DNP), one of the businesses of Royal DSM (The Netherlands), is one of the world’s leading suppliers of vitamins, carotenoids and other ingredients to the feed, food, pharmaceutical and personal care industries. In fact, DSM Nutritional Products is the only integrated premix, vitamin and nutraceutical manufacturer capable of creating and delivering tailor-made formulations to its customers, anywhere with proven safety and quality assurance.
DNP has a global presence, in over one hundred countries, and has a workforce of more than 10.000 employees (of the more than 25.000 of Royal DSM); DNP’s headquarters are located in Switzerland.
Innovation is integral, both to DSM transforming ‘Bright Science’ into ‘Brighter Living’ and in meeting one of their key objectives of sales from innovative products and applications (products and applications introduced in the last 5 years) accounting for 20% of total sales by 2015. DSM recognizes and embraces that there will always be an abundance of great ideas outside DSM.
Therefore, DSM connects and collaborates, searches for partners to team up with in creating solutions for a brighter world. DSM continuously looks to grow its networks, with academic institutions, suppliers, partner companies and even competitors.
Within the DSM family of businesses, DSM Nutritional Products has a strong innovation profile which is also translated in more than 1,000 patents filed over the last 10 years. In 2012, the business had sales of more than €4 billion and a long tradition of innovation that benefits people, planet and profit.