Cerritos, CA — T. Hasegawa USA Inc. has purchased Mission Flavors & Fragrances, Inc. with the stated intent of broadening its flavor portfolio within the dairy, bakery, plant-based alternatives, fruit-filling and confectionery categories.
Tom Damiano, CEO, T. Hasegawa, states: “The acquisition of Mission Flavors & Fragrances, Inc. expands our technical capabilities and overall flavor portfolio so we can better serve our customers. We welcome their entire team, which is well known for its customer service excellence and aligns with our customer centric focus.”
“We couldn’t find a more perfect partner in joining the T. Hasegawa USA, Inc. team in continued growth and expansion within the U.S. marketplace. The collaboration of resources, talent and innovation will be a tremendous recipe for success expanding upon our existing capabilities,” says Patrick Imburgia, president, Mission Flavors & Fragrances. “We know T. Hasegawa USA, Inc.’s leading-edge technology, flavor modulation, reaction & thermal processing will benefit our customers.”
Paul Loskutoff, vice-president, Mission Flavors & Fragrances, notes: “The approach T. Hasegawa USA brings to customer responsiveness and order fulfillment is remarkable. I know our customers will benefit from their expertise in supply chain management. The customer-first vision and culture that both companies share through quality, operations, technology & innovation will continue to provide world-class service and capabilities to our valued customers.”