Posted at: 11/08/2012 1:48 PM
By: WNYT Staff
SCHENECTADY - Bloomberg News is reporting that Fortitech, based in Schenectady, has been sold.
The buyer is DSM based in the Netherlands.
The purchase price is reported to be $634,000,000.
Fortitech makes additives that are supposed to boost the nutritional value of certain foods and drinks.
They opened a plant in Poland earlier this year, just finished expanding their plant in Brazil, and expect to open a plant in China next year.