German firm Symrise has opened a modern innovation lab co-located at Colworth Science Park. The opening ceremony of the centrally located facility in the UK took place recently. The on-site resources allow the local application specialists to decode the market, create taste solutions that meet current consumer trends and to deliver application products that meet customer expectations.
The site will feature a fully functional flavor lab as well as space for exchange and co-creation. This leads to an improved speed and agility to respond to fast paced consumer market demands. In addition, local regulatory knowledge and support will help ensure current and future market compliancy.
The facility offers application labs for bakery, beverage and dairy as well as a flavor development lab. They cover a space of app. 140 m². In addition to the lab the location will host office space and a co-creation space.
With the facility at the Colworth science park site, Symrise will support future dairy and beverage developments as well as UK bakery manufacturers. Having an additional Symrise representation in this important location of the British food industry will enable the company to closely work with local partners and serve as an accelerator for food and beverage projects.