Chr. Hansen Holding A/S engages in the research, development, and manufacture of natural ingredient solutions for the food, nutritional, pharmaceutical, and agricultural industries. It caters to food cultures and enzymes, natural colors, animal probiotics, silage inoculants, probiotic supplements, and infant formula. It helps determine the taste, flavor, color, texture, safety, preservation, nutritional value, and health benefits of the consumer products. The company was founded by Christian Ditlev Ammentorp Hansen in 1874 and is headquartered in HÃ¸rsholm, Denmark.