July 3, 2019
DDW, Inc. Acquires Natural Color Businesses from Dupont
LOUISVILLE, KY | July 3, 2019 | DDW, The Color House, is pleased to announce that on June 28, 2019 it completed a transaction to acquire the DuPont Natural Colors business which was part of DuPont’s Nutrition & Biosciences division. The acquisition expands DDW’s global reach and adds technical and manufacturing capabilities in several core natural colors.
DDW adds two DuPont manufacturing facilities (Burton-on-Trent, UK and Santiago, Chile) and all related customer contracts. The expanded business will operate under the “DDW, The Color House” brand. DuPont originally acquired the business in 2017 as part of their acquisition of FMC’s Health & Nutrition business.
“This is the perfect opportunity to expand our portfolio with unique new products and deepen our position in blending and emulsions. The associates at both sites are very experienced and will ensure that we can continue to provide outstanding products and services during the transition,” explains Ted Nixon, CEO of DDW.
About DDW: Mother Nature supplies the raw materials, DDW adds more than 150 years of coloring expertise. It is a brilliant partnership that offers a complete range of natural color solutions for the food and beverage industry. DDW is a global, privately held company with 13 locations on 5 continents, committed to making a positive difference in our communities and working toward a sustainable future.