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By Innova Communications
on May 07, 2021

Synergy Flavors, Inc. Acquires Innova Flavors

We are excited to share that Innova Flavors has been acquired by leading flavor, extract, and essence manufacturer Synergy Flavors, Inc.

Headquartered outside of Chicago in Wauconda, Illinois, Synergy creates innovative flavors and taste solutions in a full range of natural, artificial, and organic designations for growing food and beverage manufacturers worldwide. In addition to multiple locations in the US, Synergy has production, R&D, and technical facilities in Ireland, UK, Italy, Thailand, Indonesia, and Brazil.

Innova & Synergy Announcement - 12

From left, TC Chatterjee, Chief Executive Officer, Griffith Foods; Rod Sowders, President & CEO, Synergy Flavors, Inc.; and Brian Griffith, Executive Chairman, Griffith Foods.


Best known for sweet flavor solutions for the growing beverage, nutrition, confection, dairy, and plant-based categories, this investment expands Synergy’s savory capabilities in the US in alignment with our current business in Europe and Asia. Through this acquisition, Innova customers will have immediate access to a proven range of sweet flavors, extracts, and essences to support the continued demand for clean label options in the highly competitive food and beverage space.

We believe Synergy's global footprint and history of investment in acquisitions will allow Innova customers to benefit from the deep flavor expertise, insight and innovation programs, and global reach of the Synergy organization, making this acquisition a true win-win for all involved.

Over the coming months, we’ll be working to integrate our teams, systems, and brands. We’ll be sharing more about these new capabilities and the value they bring to your business. In the meantime, our locations, processes, and supply chain activities will remain consistent, as will your day-to-day contacts within Innova.

Should you have any questions about this exciting news we welcome you to reach out to your primary Innova contact or the Synergy team through and we’ll direct your question to the right person.

We are so grateful for the partnership of our customers and we look forward to continuing to provide support in the future as a part of Synergy Flavors, Inc.

Published by Innova Communications May 7, 2021
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