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1957 Isomaltulose was accidentally discovered

In the South-West of Germany, a molecule was accidentally discovered and called isomaltulose (by Professor Rudolf Weidenhagen) and patented in the same year.

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1960´s The sugar replacer, ISOMALT

Dr. Hubert Schiweck further developed isomaltulose into the sugar replacer, ISOMALT.

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1972 The first patent for ISOMALT

The first patent for ISOMALT was filed.

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1979 Foundation of Palatinit Sweetener GmbH

Foundation of Palatinit Sweetener GmbH, as part of the Südzucker Group, to market ISOMALT.

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1989 Opening of the first production plant

Opening of the first production plant for ISOMALT in Offstein, Germany.

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Mid 1990´s

Foundation of regional offices in the USA and Singapore.

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1998 ISOMALT received toothfriendly US health claim

ISOMALT received toothfriendly US health claim.

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1999 Launch of the so-called ISOMALT family

ISOMALT portfolio diversified into different grades and launch of the so-called ISOMALT family.

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2001 Pharmaceutical grade of ISOMALT

Inclusion of a pharmaceutical grade of ISOMALT into Pharmacopoeia Europeae (Ph.Eur).

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2002 Large scale capacity expansion

Large scale capacity expansion at the production site in Offstein, Germany.

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