The Global Leader in Licorice Extract & Pure Derivatives of Glycyrrhiza Product Manufacturing

For over 150 years, Mafco has been the world’s leading manufacturer of natural plant-based licorice products used in a wide range of applications.

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Natural Taste Solutions, Customized to Your Development Needs

All Magna-Brands™ products are non-nutritive, natural, non-GMO and cost-effective—and now can be modified to specifically address your unique product development challenges, goals and requirements. With our new R&D centric process, we are able to customize our formulas to deliver the optimum taste functionality desired.

Find the magna-Brand product for your Application

Our Collaborative R&D Process

Mafco has always been and continues to be deeply rooted in our heritage of great building-block products and outstanding customer service. With the help of your Account Manager or our website, you can simply choose the specific branded product that is right for your application.

And with our new Collaborative R&D Process, you can rest assured that if our products aren’t a perfect fit the first time, our team of scientists can customize a solution to deliver on your specified taste expectations.


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You fill out our form to request a Magna-Brand™ product sample or speak with one of our experts to get started.


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Your project is assigned to a diligent account manager who works to get specific project details.


R&D: Products Matched to Your Needs

Our R&D process matches the best product category to satisfy your needs.


Your Recommendation for Success

You receive the best recommendation for your product development success!

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Innovative & Cost-Effective Taste Solutions Supporting a Range of Product Applications

The Magna-Brands™ product line has been used extensively in a variety of food, beverage, oral healthcare, pharmaceutical, confectionery, nutraceuticals and cosmetic products. Magna-Brands™ provides excellent masking properties, sweetness intensification and prolongation, flavor enhancement and oral sensory effects.


Magna-Brands™ products perform exceptionally well in a wide range of beverage applications including dairy, carbonated & still drinks, fruit drinks, juices, powdered beverage mixes, tea-based drinks, plant-based drinks, CBD nanoemulsions, and sports & energy drinks.