The Pinova Story
To better understand Pinova's objectives, products, markets and corporate culture, we are pleased to present "The Pinova Story," which was filmed on site at our headquarters and manufacturing base in Brunswick, Georgia, USA.
Sustainability is the basis of Pinova’s enduring value creation.
The use of renewable feedstocks is the foundation of our business and the basis of our long-term viability. We use natural, renewable by-products generated from other industries as our starting raw materials.
Sustainability is the basis of Pinova’s enduring value creation, and we strive to employ sustainable practices through the lifecycle of our products, from development and manufacturing to distribution. As a member of the American Chemistry Council, Pinova participates in the Responsible Care® Program, with a CEO level commitment to adhere to the Guiding Principles and uphold the program elements.
Pinova is a global leader with a proven history of innovation in process technology, product chemistry, and application development. We combine decades of industry experience with close attention to our customers’ needs to develop and deliver products that meet or exceed their expectations. The highly qualified technical team in the Pinova Product Development Laboratory has the experience and creativity to assist customers in optimizing their products by engineering unique chemistries specifically tailored to their applications and market requirements.
Customers can trust Pinova to deliver consistent products that meet regulatory and specification requirements. Our employees understand that attention to detail at every stage of the manufacturing process, from raw material procurement to manufacturing and packaging, contributes to a final high-quality product.
We strive to minimize variability in our production operations, and we drive continual improvement in all processes to ensure that finished products leaving the plants adhere to our customers’ requirements.
Exceptional customer service is based on stable and meaningful relationships with our customers.
Pinova works closely with customers to develop full-service solutions encompassing product quality, packaging, shipping, and end use applications. Our Sales Team travels the globe to facilitate communication with customers and ensure that their needs are understood.
Our Research and Development team works directly with customers to develop new solutions, while our Technical Service Representatives are always directly available to address questions regarding existing products. Our Customer Fulfillment Team is located on the manufacturing site, facilitating communication with production and ensuring customer demands are filled on-time.
At Pinova, we believe that exceptional customer service is based on stable and meaningful relationships with our customers, and we are proud of our long-standing history of helping our customers produce unique and differentiated products.
Pinova is a member of the Symrise Group. Symrise is a global supplier of fragrances, flavorings, cosmetic active ingredients, raw materials and functional ingredients as well as sensorial and nutritional solutions. With a market share of 12 % (2014), Symrise is the world’s third largest supplier in the F&F market.
The approximately 30,000 products are primarily produced from natural raw materials such as vanilla, citrus, blossoms, plant or animal materials. Symrise flavors, substances, perfume oils and sensorial solutions usually form the central functional components of the end products produced by their customers – from perfume, cosmetics and food manufacturers to pharmaceutical companies and producers of nutritional supplements, pet food and baby food.
Flavor & Nutrition is subdivided into two divisions: Flavors and Diana. Flavors develops, produces and sells flavors and functional ingredients that are used in foods, beverages and health products. Diana develops tailor-made solutions from natural raw materials, which help to improve the sensorial and nutritional performance of its customers’ products from the food, pet food, nutraceutical, aquaculture and cosmetics industries.
Scent & Care is subdivided into three divisions: Fragrances, Cosmetic Ingredients and Aroma Molecules. They produce and sell fragrances, cosmetic ingredients, aroma molecules and mint aromas. They are used in the manufacture of perfumes, personal care and cosmetic products, cleaning products and detergents, home fragrances and oral care products.
The combination of the segments Flavor & Nutrition and Scent & Care sets Symrise apart from the competition. As a result, the company offers customers a unique product portfolio across innovative segments allowing it to tap into new markets.
Renessenz is the leading producer of terpene based aroma chemicals with over 100 years of history in manufacturing and innovation. With manufacturing facilities in Jacksonville, FL (company headquarters) and Brunswick, GA, they use naturally occurring renewable and sustainable feedstocks to produce fragrance and flavor ingredients, as well as specialty chemicals for a variety of other markets.
With offices in the USA, Belgium, Hong Kong and Brazil, Renessenz supplies products to customers in approximately 50 countries. Customers around the world depend on fragrance and sensory ingredients from Renessenz as vital elements in the creation of their products for applications including: confectionary, oral care, cosmetics, beverage, chewing gum, personal care, fine fragrances, laundry care, F&F intermediates, home care and animal nutrition.
As we enter our second century, our commitment to sustainability, innovation, quality, and customer service remains the deep-rooted foundation of our operating culture and ongoing success.