Established in 1968, Indesso is one of Indonesia’s key manufacturers in the field of food, flavor, and fragrance ingredients. By involving quality assurance from the very beginning, We ensures that all customers receive high quality products, which comply with international standards and regulations.
Indesso is devoted to provide value-added ingredients through innovation, efficiency and sustainable business practices. Headquartered in Jakarta, Indonesia, we are supported by highly skilled professionals dedicated to their respective fields
VISION & MISSION
To be a regional leader in ingredients for food, flavor and fragrance industry through innovation, efficiency, and sustainable business practice
To foster the development of Indonesian and South East Asian natural based ingredients for the creation of new products in the food, flavor and fragrance industry
As a leading manufacturer of food, flavor and fragrance ingredients, we commit ourselves to adhere to the highest standards in:
Therefore, we leverage all our capabilities for continuous improvement in:
Indesso was established in 1968, starting in the field of aroma ingredients as a simple clove leaf oil distiller. Through modernization in equipment and advancement in technology as well as excellence in quality, we have become the world leader for Clove Leaf Oil, and a key manufacturer for Essential Oils and Aroma Chemicals.
In 1974, Indesso expanded its business to the field of food ingredients industry, producing various Botanical Extracts, Seasonings, Sweetener Blends, and Thermal Processed Products. Moreover, throughout the years, Indesso has collaborated with various multinational companies such as Firmenich, Nexira, PureCircle, and Chr. Hansen that excel in their respective industries, as their distributor in Indonesia.
As one of Indonesia’s key food and beverage ingredient manufacturers, we are devoted to the innovation and development of value added natural ingredients. In line with our tagline, “Unlocking Nature”, most of our raw materials are sourced from native botanicals unique to Indonesia.
We believe that a continuous improvement is one of our keys to success. Therefore, innovation, efficiency, and sustainable business practices will always be integral parts of our long-term strategic plan.
THE ESSENTIAL PROGRESSION
Indesso was established by Robertus Hartanto Gunawan as a simple clove leaf oil distiller in Central Java, Indonesia
Partnering with Firmenich as the sole agent for Flavors and Fragrances in Indonesia
Partnering with Nexira as the sole agent for Natural Hydrocolloids in Indonesia
Started producing and exporting Eugenol
Since 1996, Indesso has been ISO 9002:1994 certified in recognition to Quality Management System, which was then upgraded to ISO 9001:2008, and is continually upgraded according to the latest standard.
New state-of-the art facility in West Java, Indonesia
Started Culinaroma Seasonings, Savory Ingredients and Cheese Powders production
Awarded as The Best Performing Exporter five times in a row by The Ministry of Trade Republic of Indonesia
Organic certified for a range of Natural Extracts and Essential Oils
Since 2010, Indesso has also been ISO 22000:2005 certified in recognition to Food Safety Management System, and has currently been upgraded to FSSC 22000:2013
Naturarte production – Natural ingredients powder with double encapsulation technology
Partnering with PureCircle as the sole distributor for Stevia Extracts in Indonesia
Started Sweetaroma sweetener solution production
Indesso Baturaden Plant received ISO 14001:2004 certification about the Environmental Management System
In December 2015, started a partnership with Chr. Hansen as the only distributor of Chr. Hansen’s Natural Colors and Coloring Foodstuffs for Indonesian market
In June 2016, started partnering with Ballantyne as local marketer for their well-known cheese powder and specialty dairy powders
Collaborating with Ballantyne, started Cheezaroma Cheese Powders production
Received the Primaniyarta Award for the 6th time for the company's extraordinary export performance