REFILE-DSM to acquire Fortitech for $634 million

Thu Nov 8, 2012 2:15am EST

AMSTERDAM Nov 8 (Reuters) - Dutch vitamins maker DSM NV said on Thursday it will acquire U.S. food ingredients maker Fortitech for $634 million (497 million euros) to strengthen its nutrition business, the company said.

The all-cash transaction will give one-time efficiency savings of $70 million, DSM said.