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Sensient Food Colors Europe has invested in a new filling line in its Italian facility in Corte Tegge. The new line consists of a sterilizer together with a dedicated aseptic 'Bagin- Bucket' filling unit -- BiBu -- for preservative-free colouring foods and food colours.

Sensient Global Inks, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation, introduces ElvaJet® Swift, a new series of digital sublimation inks for Epson DX print heads that will redefine productivity in textile printing.

Sensient Food Colors Europe has developed proprietary technology in the extraction of Spirulina blue that complies with both the new EU Guidance Notes and FDA quality specifications.

Sensient® Colors, a division of Sensient Technologies (NYSE:SXT) today announced it is introducing a new line of natural colors under the Pure-S™ brand. These innovative new natural colorants open up the possibility of employing some of the most vibrant botanical shades nature has to offer.

Sensient Food Colors Europe will showcase its widest range of products to date at the Gulfood Manufacturing show in November to be held at the Dubai World Trade Centre. With offices now in Dubai, Sensient Colors is proud to be able to offer customers a unique combination of global colour expertise and innovation with local customer service and support. The company has a broad portfolio of natural and synthetic colour solutions available for food and beverage manufacturers.

Sensient Colors LLC, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) and the global leader in color, announces two innovative products to the SensiPro brand with the launch of SensiPro Tablets and Quadpacks. The revolutionary dye delivery system of these effervescent tablets complements industry-standard liquid and powder products and Sensient's low-dust granular technology.

Sensient Colors, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation, recently announced it plans to invest and expand production and distribution facilities in South Africa to better serve this important region.

Sensient Colors LLC, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) and the global leader in color, introduces the addition of granular technology and a new packaging design to its portfolio of SensiPro agriculture and turf products. SensiPro Granules offer a revolutionary delivery method for pond colorants and spray pattern indicators with an easy-to-measure free-flowing dry colorant that dissolves quickly in water.

Sensient Food Colors Europe introduces further innovation enabling food manufacturers to create vibrant red colour shades without having to use carmine. The bright Natural Red Range is especially beneficial for manufacturers of Ice Cream, Water Ice and other frozen desserts.

Sensient Food Colors Europe has launched a comprehensive line of colours that provide a natural alternative to traditional caramel colours. Sensient’s dynamic range of natural brown shades for food and beverage applications includes plant-based products that are available as colouring foodstuffs complying with the new EU guid-ance notes on colouring food.

At this year's Annual General Meeting of NATCOL, the Natural Food Colours Association, Dr. Roland Beck, Managing Director of Sensient Food Colors Europe, was elected to serve as President for the Association. The meeting, which took place in Barcelona on 15/16 May, saw Dr. Beck succeed NATCOL's long-serving president, Bruce Henry, who is retiring.

Sensient Pharmaceutical has introduced SPECTRABLEND™ MB-H, an innovative film coating system that combines moisture protection with improved ease of swallowing compared to other coating systems.

Sensient Colors LLC, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) and the global leader in color, introduces the addition of Mulch-Brite mulch colorants to the SensiPro family of turf colorant products. Available in three distinct colors; red, brown, and black, the new colors will restore faded mulch to its original, vibrant color. Mulch-Brite mulch colorants provide an economical alternative to removing and replacing mulch, giving gardens and landscapes year-round color and beauty.

Sensient® Colors LLC, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) and the global leader in food colors, announces Natural Brown, a new color platform that provides rich brown alternatives to caramel and certified colors.

Sensient Food Colors Europe has extended its CardeaTM range with an even wider choice of bright new colour shades. Sensient’s CardeaTM product line is completely composed of natural ingredients and concentrates meeting growing clean labelling demands and fits perfectly with the new EU guidance notes on colouring food.

Sensient® Colors LLC, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT), is pleased to announce that its U.S. manufacturing site in St. Louis, the world’s largest food and beverage color manufacturing facility, achieved the Excellent rating score for the annual Safe Quality Food (SQF) 2000 Level 3 recertification, the highest rating possible.

Sensient Colors LLC, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT), is pleased to announce that its U.S. manufacturing site in St. Louis, the world’s largest food and beverage color manufacturing facility, achieved the Excellent rating score for the annual Safe Quality Food (SQF) 2000 Level 3 recertification, the highest rating possible.

Sensient Food Colors Europe will be high lighting many new technologies, while demonstrating enhancements to the existing natural colour offerings at the upcoming FIE exhibition in Frankfurt, Germany in November 19 – 21 2013.

Sensient Food Colors Europe announces a new range of high load natural colours for pan coated sweets which achieve bright, attractive colour shades with advantages in coating performance versus standard natural colours.

Sensient® Colors LLC, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) and the global leader in color for food and beverage applications, has developed palm-free natural colors, further enhancing its portfolio of natural color solutions and expanding the options available to Sensient customers.

Sensient® Colors LLC, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) and the global leader in color, announces the industry’s first complete color spectrum of clean label, bright and stable natural blues and greens permitted in the US for use in food and beverages.

Sensient Colors LLC, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) introduces Avalanche™; the first titanium free opacity agent. Available exclusively from Sensient, Avalanche delivers the only clean label alternative to titanium dioxide white powder that does not require California Proposition 65 labeling. Avalanche has no flavor off-notes so it is also an excellent substitute in calcium carbonate applications. Avalanche is GMO and allergen free. It can be used in all pH systems. With its superior performance coating characteristics, Avalanche can enhance the visual appearance and texture of finished products. It is ideal for confection and topical applications where it can replicate sugar and reduce calories.

Sensient Colors LLC, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT), and the global leader in natural colors, understands our responsibility to adopt and apply sustainable practices to secure quality raw material, create sustainable color solutions and operate more efficiently. We employ stringent assessment, screening and analytical testing for all raw materials, packaging and finished products to ensure the highest food safety for our customers. Our global supply chain is managed regionally for optimal monitoring and to insure a collaborative relationship with the grower of raw ingredients to improve growing standards, produce stable botanical sources and optimize food quality.

Sensient® Food Colors Europe has achieved ISO 14001 certification for environmental management from the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). This important development is a significant step in Sensient's approach to protect natural resources in its manufacturing, logistics, and administrative processes.

Sensient® Colors LLC, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT), announces new AccuPak™, the first dissolvable bag in the food color industry. The water soluble bags are a convenient packaging alternative that delivers the proper dose of color and eliminates dust and cross-contamination issues. The custom pack sizes are pre-weighed to ensure accuracy and to provide batch-to-batch color consistency. AccuPak quick dissolve bags eliminate messy clean-up and are a sustainable solution by reducing packaging waste. AccuPak bags can be used in a variety of color applications, including beverage, dairy, baked and processed foods.

Sensient Colors LLC, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) and the global leader in natural colors, introduces DustPro NXT™ natural color powders, an innovative product line that extends Sensient’s industry-leading natural color portfolio. DustPro NXT significantly reduces dust levels while improving color solubility compared to traditional natural color powders.

Sensient® Colors LLC, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) has expanded its research and development efforts on a global scale, and developed an Advanced Emulsion Technology for natural colors. This emulsion technology combines multiple oil and water based natural colors to provide a complex color matrix in a single delivery system, thus achieving new natural color shades that were previously unattainable.

Sensient Food Colors Europe has achieved ISO 14001 certification for environmental management from the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). This important development is a significant step in Sensient's approach to protect natural resources in its manufacturing, logistics and administrative processes.

Sensient Food Colors Europe is opening an office in Dubai as part of its strategy to work closer with its customers and supporting new developments in this key natural colours market. Through this facility, Sensient can offer customers the latest colour options available and be supported by applications ideas across a wide range of sectors including the growing beverages, dairy and snacks markets.

Sensient® Colors LLC, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation (NYSE:SXT) and the global leader in color for food and beverage applications, is pleased to announce that Sensient Food Colors Germany, a dedicated natural colors production facility, is now approved and certified by Halal Control. Recognized by both JAKIM and MUI this covers a range of both liquid and spray-dried natural colors.