ITALY > India based Roha acquires Italy based New Foods S.p.A


Roha is set to acquire New Foods Industry S.p.A in Verona, Italy to position themselves in the color sector with synergistic innovative ingredients as New Foods Industry is considered as an expert in dry ingredients for the food and beverage industry. Roha and New Foods merger makes sense because of their similar business philosophies and complementary business segments.

According to Brijesh Tibrewala, Managing Director of Roha Group, the merger of New Foods will bring Roha into the segment of dehydrated natural ingredients and Roha can offer its customers complimentary products around its color market. He added that the demand for natural food products has led to Roha acquiring New Foods as the consumers who are becoming more and more health conscious are moving towards natural ingredients. The natural ingredients have longer shelf life, are of nutritional value, are convenient to use, and have microbial stability

About Roha

Manufacturer and distributor of synthetic and natural colors, Roha Dyechem offers water soluble dyes, lake pigments, red emulsions, non- bleeding or non- migrating ingredients, customized blends/ shades, extracts, juices/ concentrates, animal feed solutions, dyes and pigments, and cosmetic colors. It caters industries such as good, pharma, feed, personal care, cosmetics, household products, and industrial markets. Founded in 1972 and based in Mumbai, Roha has manufacturing centers in USA, UK, Spain, South Africa, Vietnam, Indonesia, Thailand, China, Egypt and Mexico.

About New Foods Industry S.p.A

New Foods produces ingredients for the food, confectionary, beverage, ice-cream and dessert industries, using a large variety of innovative drying technologies. The company was founded in 1974 in Italy.