Germicopa parent Florimond Desprez acquires 49% stake in Danespo
February 04, 2016
The owner of Germicopa, Florimond Desprez has acquired 49% of the shares in Danespo from DLG, thus entering into an equal partnership with DLF who owns another 49% of the shares. The remaining 2% are owned by growers and employees.
Vandel Potatoes I/S wins appeal infringement case against Knud Kristensen ApS
December 10, 2015
Breeders Trust' shareholder Danespo (Denmark), in Appeal has achieved a major victory in a lengthy lawsuit against the Danish potato trader Knud Kristensen ApS
Danish KMC Launches New Potato Starch Based Solution for Vegan Cheese
October 05, 2015
Cheese lovers that cannot or will not eat cheese have to look for vegan options to add a savory note to their food. With the new potato based CheeseMaker solutions from Danish Potato Starch manufacturer KMC, it has now become easier to formulate products for this growing consumer segment.
KMC headquarters
October 05, 2015
KMC is no longer 'just' a company selling huge amounts of potato starch. Today the company is considered a serious and modern food ingredients supplier. KMC's introduces new branding to reflect that.
Kims seeking exclusive right to sell square crisps in Denmark
July 07, 2015
In Denmark, Kims has gone to court to stop Taffel's Super Snacks to sell square crisps.
Potato Late blight in Europe in 2014
May 11, 2015
A team of researchers tracking the 2014 population of the potato late blight pathogen have added to the 2013 data to extend the spatial diversity plots and combine this with novel genetic analysis tools that visualise the distribution and diversity of dominant clones and reveals novel genetically diverse isolates in some regions.
Starch Manufacturer KMC visited by Danish Minister of Trade and Development
April 18, 2015
Early April the Danish Minister of Trade and Development Mogens Jensen visited potato starch manufacturer KMC and the AKK-factory in Karup.
KMC builds new state-of-the-art spray tower for potato based starches
June 15, 2014
Early 2014, KMC started operating its new spray tower for its unique spray cooking technology for potato-based starches.
Novozymes' corporate headquarters in Bagsvaerd, Denmark
March 03, 2014
Novozymes announced the launch of a new enzyme solution that helps make starch conversion more efficient.
Make Cream Cheese with KMC CheeseMaker specialty starch
January 27, 2014
KMC's Innovative potato-based CheeseMaker solutions enable a quick and cost-effective production of processed cream cheese products
 Peter Petersen
November 19, 2013
At the annual general meeting of Danish Starch manufacturer on November 15, 2013 Mr. Peter C. Petersen, Chairman of the Board, was pleased to present the results of an extremely busy and exciting year.
November 19, 2013
Novozymes announced the launch of Acrylaway® HighT, the first thermostable solution that reduces acrylamide levels in food products that are typically processed at extremely high temperatures.