DSM Nutritional Products has acquired Italian animal health and nutrition premix specialist Cilpaz S.r.l. through its Italian operation Istituto delle Vitamine S.p.A.

The acquisition will allow DSM to enter the home-mixing feed market, according to the company. Cilpaz benefits from a highly specialized and versatile production site and a differentiated product portfolio. With its network of qualified and certified licensees and its strong customer base, it will positively complement the current and future offering of Istituto delle Vitamine, said DSM.