Lonza is one of the world’s leading and most-trusted suppliers to the pharmaceutical, biotech and specialty ingredients markets. We harness science and technology to create products that support safer and healthier living and that enhance the overall quality of life.
Founded in 1897 in the Swiss Alps, Lonza today is a well-respected global company with more than 40 major manufacturing and R&D facilities and approximately 10,000 employees worldwide. The company generated sales of about CHF 3.6 billion in 2013 and is organized into two market-focused segments: Pharma&Biotech and Specialty Ingredients. Lonza’s stock is publicly traded on the Swiss and the Singapore stock exchanges. Further information can be found at www.lonza.com.
Lonza’s offering for customers in the animal nutrition market both for companion and for production animals is based on a solid foundation of support and added value established from over four decades of supplying to this industry. Our nutritional ingredients are backed by scientific evidence, regulatory compliance and marketing support. We operate under high standards for quality control and quality assurance.
Niacin: For over 40 years, Lonza has been the global leader in vitamin B3 production specializing in both Niacin (nicotinic acid) and Niacinamide. Currently, Lonza operates three Niacin/Niacinamide plants in Europe and Asia. As the world’s largest supplier, covering more than half of the total vitamin B3 demand in the global feed and food industry, Lonza is committed to providing unsurpassed quality nutritional ingredients.
Carniking™: Lonza is the leading and trusted supplier of high quality L-carnitine for use by the animal feed industry. L-carnitine is an essential component in the energy metabolism of all species and can therefore offer a wide range of health benefits to all species.