Robertet acquire Spanish natural ingredient processor, Aroma Esencial

French fragrance and flavour manufacturer, Robertet, have acquired Aroma Esencial – a Spanish company specializing in the processing of natural products including vetiver, patchouli, cedar and ylang-ylang.

In an announcement Robertet said, "Aroma Esencial has a great deal of know-how, a high-end industrial tool for fractionation and molecular distillation, and a range of strategic products for the fine fragrance industry. The Robertet Group is proud to welcome Aroma Esencial and to continue the production of high quality ingredients to better meet our customers’ needs."

Julien Maubert, Director of the Group’s Raw Materials Division, added: "This acquisition is fully in line with our desire to consolidate our position as world leader in natural aromatic ingredients and to strengthen our competitive advantage through a unique offering for our customers."
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I see this acquisition as only a positive thing. It sounds like Aroma Esencial is a well-respected Spanish company.

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