Artificial sweetener producers
Merisant was formed when a group of investors purchased the business from Monsanto in March, 2000. Merisant controls about one-fifth of the global aspartame market. Their stevia based sweetener PureVia was developed in partnership with PepsiCo.
|Merisant Worldwide, Inc||USA||website|
|Merisant Worldwide, Inc|
This company has products rated RED in the Centre for Food Safety's True Food Shopper's Guide (USA). Products on the RED list contain ingredients that come from the most common GE crops (corn, soy, canola, cotton). Companies with products on this list have confirmed that their products may have or are likely to be made with GE ingredients, or have not denied using GE foods when given the opportunity to do so.
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|Company Structure||Private Company|
|Revenue||US$290 million in 2007|
|# Employees||430 in 2007 in World|
|Address||Suite 850, 10 South Riverside Plaza, Chicago, IL, 60606, USA|