Spotlight Sensient Technologies: The Flavor, Texture and Color of Comfort Food

Sensient is a leading global maker of colors, flavors and specialty ingredients for the cosmetic, food, and pharmaceutical industries. Inspired by nature, its products are designed to enhance sensory experience through Sensient’s proprietary technologies.

Based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the firm’s R&D teams help many of the world’s favorite consumer and industrial brands stay ahead of trend shifts. For example, this year the Sensient detailed new flavor and texture combinations to suit consumer cravings with the rise of comfort foods during the last two pandemic years. In February, Sensient unveiled a new paprika extract for hot buffalo wing popcorn seasoning, along with new bright botanical-sourced colors for use in orange foods, such as those with carrots and pumpkin.

Oranges from botanical sources, credit: Sensient