is an agro-industrial cooperative established 120 years ago. Duynie Group, and therefore Novidon as well, is one of the business that is part of Cosun. The other businesses are Aviko, Sensus, SVZ, Suiker Unie and Cosun Biobased Products. All businesses produce food ingredients and products for the food, retail and chemical industries and also non-food applications.
Cosun's Research & Development Centre is the knowledge and expertise hub for product development, process technology, analysis and research. Novidon R&D department and laboratory work closely together with the professionals of Cosun R&D.
The cooperative has around 9,000 member/shareholders and has grown into a business with 3,850 employees FTE and a group turnover of about €2 billion annually.