Novus International
About Novus
Part: 01
Collaboration
Part: 02
Community
Part: 03
About this Report
Part: 04

About Novus

Message from the CEO

Message from the CEO

Sustainability for Novus, at its core, is the use of science and knowledge-based development to create and innovate. We operate not in a vacuum, but in a complex web of global interconnections, each influencing outcomes, risks and opportunities for all.

The Vision of Novus

Since its inception, Novus has been driven by a vision of sustainably feeding the world by collaborating with local communities to provide nutritious food that is available and accessible to all people. This vision has fueled our passions, our energies and our business growth over the past 20 years. It remains acutely relevant in today’s world and continues to inspire, motivate and guide the Novus team. 

The Business of Novus

The Business of Novus

Novus International, Inc. is a provider of health and nutrition solutions for livestock, pets and people. Novus is headquartered in St. Charles, Missouri, USA and employs more than 800 people in the U.S. and other countries, serving more than 2,500 customers worldwide in over 95 countries. Novus has facilities including corporate offices, research and development laboratories, manufacturing operations and consultant offices in more than 45 countries.

Novus Brands™

Novus offers a wide variety of solutions and services to enhance animal health and well-being. While the oldest roots of the company are grounded in amino acid supplements, Novus has continued to expand its product offerings to provide comprehensive solutions and services for more productive, more sustainable agriculture. 

Appreciation from Our Stakeholders

Appreciation from Our Stakeholders

Recognition from stakeholders confirms that collaboration with industry partners reaps benefits for Novus and the communities it serves.

Governance and Ethics at Novus

Governance and Ethics at Novus

Novus is committed to maintaining the highest standards of corporate governance and taking the necessary measures to ensure that best governance practices are upheld. First and foremost, Novus acts in accordance with the law and all applicable regulations in every country in which Novus has a presence. Beyond the law, Novus aspires to achieve the highest possible standards of corporate ethics and integrity in all actions and in respect of all Novus stakeholders. 

Priority Sustainability Challenges

Priority Sustainability Challenges

Novus’s stakeholders represent the individuals and organizations linked to Novus’s culture and business activities. The way Novus does business has an impact on the global community and in turn, collaboration influences the performance and impact of Novus’s activities. 

2011 Novus Sustainability Highlights

2011 was a year of celebration for Novus International. Novus achieved the mature age of 20 years, having been formed in 1991 after the acquisition of the Feed Division from Monsanto Company by Mitsui & Co., Ltd., and Nippon Soda Co., Ltd. During twenty years of business, Novus has demonstrated that long-term growth is achievable in a business based on sustainability principles, core values and a vision which continues to guide and inspire Novus employees.

Open