Innovation and research centers are strategically located in key regions to support local taste preferences and provide unique flavor solutions through the application of technology, creativity, and value added services.

A.M. Todd Acquisition

WILD Flavors and Specialty Ingredients purchased A.M. Todd Ingredients in 2011 and is now the most vertically-integrated natural mint ingredient and flavor provider to the chewing gum, confection, and oral care industries.

A.M. Todd, founded by Albert May Todd in 1869 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, was built on high quality and integrity for the production of natural mint oils. With more than 130 years of experience with traditional mint species and hybrids, WILD Flavors and Specialty Ingredients / A.M. Todd brings knowledge, creativity, and passion to mint and flavor technology.

Plant Science Program

Through the acquisition of A.M. Todd, WILD Flavors and Specialty Ingredients also expanded its Plant Science Program to become a technological leader in the development of new, natural, non-GMO mint cultivars used to create a wide variety of flavor solutions. Through mint agronomic sourcing and manufacturing expertise, WILD Flavors and Specialty Ingredients is able to provide a sustainable supply of high-quality mint ingredients and flavors.

Learn more about our Sustainable Mint Processing - From Plant to Product.