Symrise Appoints Prinova as Exclusive N.A. Distributor of Kaden Biochemicals Botanical Products

U.S. customers can now place orders domestically

Teterboro, New Jersey (January 5, 2012) – Symrise Flavors North America announces that effective January 1, 2012, Prinova USA will be distributing Kaden Biochemicals botanical products in North America.  Kaden Biochemicals is a member of the Symrise Group, with headquarters in Hamburg, Germany.

“It’s an important agreement that will have a positive impact for North American customers who up to now have had to place orders in Germany,” said Donna Rosa, Senior Director, Consumer Health Business Unit. Stephan Hillers, General Manager of Kaden Biochemicals added, “Customers now have a domestic contact for orders, service and new product development. Our relationship with Prinova is now expanded from Prinova’s existing role as a distributor of flavors to select accounts in the United States.”

Christoph Schrader, Director Business Development/Sales, Prinova USA said, “As many supplement manufacturers in North America already know, the quality and functionality of Kaden Biochemicals’ botanical products are exceptional. We are ready to target the entire North American supplement industry, creating awareness of the substantial functionality and purity of these ingredients. We are prepared to provide customers with all the technical and marketing information they need to create supplements with enhanced attributes.”

Manufacturers of supplements in the United States rely on Kaden Biochemicals for three lines of important high purity ingredients derived from plant materials. Principally, these are Actiplants®, rare sugars and specialty ingredients. Actiplants® are available as standardized botanical extracts such as Actiplants® Aronia; Actiplants® Bilberry; Actiplants®5-HTP and Actiplants® Rhodiola. Kaden Biochemicals’ rare sugar lines include monosaccharides, disaccharides and trisaccharides such as rhamnose, arabinose, and galactose. A range of specialty functional ingredients up to 99% purity is also offered.

For more information, please contact Christoph Schrader, Director Business Development/Sales, Prinova USA by phone at 630-868-0325 or email


About Symrise

Symrise is a global supplier of fragrances, flavorings, cosmetic active ingredients and raw materials as well as functional ingredients. Its clients include manufacturers of perfumes, cosmetics and foods, the pharmaceutical industry and producers of nutritional supplements.

Its sales of €1.572 billion in 2010 place Symrise among the top four in the global flavors and fragrances market. Headquartered in Holzminden, Germany, the Company is represented in over 35 countries in Europe, Asia, the United States and Latin America.

Symrise works with its clients to develop new ideas and market-ready concepts for products that form an indispensable part of everyday life. In doing so, Symrise combines its insights into consumer trends with cutting-edge technologies, focusing on innovative trend and lifestyle products that have additional practical value for the consumer. Symrise – always inspiring more…

About Prinova

Prinova ( provides ingredient and flavor solutions to the global food, feed, and wellness industries.  It is the number one supplier of Vitamins C, B, and amino acids. Prinova’s product expertise, value-added services, and expansive product portfolio helps manufacturers maintain a leading edge and create best-in-market products. Prinova’s main corporate office is in Carol Stream, Illinois with a European head office in the United Kingdom and regional office in Canada. Additional regional offices are located throughout the United States with sales associates in Spain, Germany, and China.