FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German flavour and scent maker Symrise
"We are focusing on smaller additions, for instance of start-ups with good technology," Welt am Sonntag quoted Heinz-Juergen Bertram as saying in an interview due out on Sunday.
As part of its diversification into nutritional supplements, Symrise bought a 12 percent stake in Sweden's probiotics manufacturer Probi
Symrise aims to boost the proportion of sales from developing economies - the industry's fastest growing market - to about two thirds by 2020 from 50 percent now, he said. Group revenues were 1.7 billion euros ($2.3 billion) last year.
In the $20 billion fragrance and flavour market, Symrise ranks fourth after Givaudan
(Reporting by Maria Sheahan; Editing by Louise Ireland)