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The brain health market is constantly evolving. Against a backdrop of fast-paced lifestyles, rising stress and fatigue, performance culture and digital-age challenges, more consumers are proactively prioritizing mental wellbeing and cognitive performance enhancement - particularly in the emerging category of nootropics.

This growing interest in nootropics as a pathway to unlocking cognitive potential and nurturing brain health has created a new world of innovation possibilities in the dietary supplements space. So how can you stay ahead to win the hearts (and minds) of consumers? Read on to discover dsm-firmenich's industry-leading solutions for the dynamic brain health market.


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Ignite brain health innovation with The Nootropics Report 2.0 

True innovation in the brain health space is cultivated mindfully, and the seeds of inspiration are sown by listening to the voice of the consumer. So, what do consumers really want from their nootropics solutions? 

From nootropic 'stacking' to combining nature and science, The Nootropics Report 2.0 draws on dsm-firmenich's proprietary consumer and market data to uncover six key insights to inspire smarter brain health solutions. 

Download The Nootropics Report 2.0 today and discover how to unleash brilliance in your brain health portfolio. 

The Nootropics Report 1.0: Think differently about nootropics 

The nootropics category holds huge innovation potential for dietary supplement brands. But consumers are redefining what 'nootropic' means. The next generation of nootropic supplements will go beyond cognitive enhancement alone, expanding into the realms of sleep, mood and stress to unlock the full potential of the brain. 

Discover how consumers are reshaping the definition of nootropics by downloading our insights-powered report. 


Our broad range of science-proven nutritional solutions is inspired by consumer needs and developed with high-quality ingredients to help create brighter lives worldwide. As your end-to-end partner, our people-powered, purpose-led products can help you develop dietary supplement innovations that deliver real brain health benefits.


Customized Solutions

We understand how challenging it can be to balance the steps in the supplement development process with the need to bring solutions to market rapidly – especially when consumers want reliable and efficacious formulations in a range of formats. That’s why we offer unique customized solutions, from Premixes to Market-ready Solutions, to help you deliver cutting-edge products to consumers with speed. Explore our customized solutions to discover how dsm-firmenich can turn your ideas into impactful innovations with ease.

Expert Services

We are more than an ingredient supplier. We’re leading the industry’s thinking behind brain health advancements. dsm-firmenich offers expertise across the product development journey; including innovation and R&D knowledge, unrivaled market insights, regulatory and quality services, application and technical support and scientific research – helping you create industry-leading cognitive health solutions packed with purpose. And we do so in tandem with key opinion leaders from across the industry to inspire and inform next-generation innovation.

Your end-to-end partner for
brain health innovation

It takes more than an ingredient supplier to bring pioneering products to market.
It takes a partner. dsm-firmenich’s passion for simplifying science helps to accelerate the development process, from concept to consumer; enabling you to bring your next big dietary supplement innovation to market faster. This includes providing the development, production, regulatory and global roll-out support you need to seize new opportunities in key growth areas including cognitive health, mental-wellbeing and sleep.

When you partner with dsm-firmenich you get an innovative, end-to-end partner inspired by consumers’ most pivotal health needs to deliver your next product with purpose. Start the conversation with one of our experts today to take your brain health product to the next level.

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