AMENDMENT OF STOCK OPTION PLAN
AMENDMENT (this "Amendment") dated as of November 6, 2000 to the Universal Foods Corporation 1998
Stock Option Plan (the "Plan").
WHEREAS, the Plan was established by Universal Foods Corporation, a Wisconsin corporation (the
"Company") on January 22, 1998;
WHEREAS, on September 7. 2000 the name of the Company was changed by the Company's Board of
Directors from Universal Foods Corporation to Sensient Technologies Corporation, subject to approval by the
shareholders of the Company at its next Annual Meeting on April 26, 2001;
WHEREAS, commencing on November 6, 2000 (the "Launch Date") until such Annual Meeting the Company
will utilize the name "Sensient Technologies Corporation" as a fictitious name and, when legally necessary or
appropriate, the Company will refer to itself as "Universal Foods Corporation d/b/a Sensient Technologies
WHEREAS, pursuant to Section 14 of the Plan the Company's Board of Directors may at any time amend the
Plan subject to shareholder approval when required.
NOW THEREFORE, the Plan is hereby amended as follows:
1. Effective from and after the Launch Date. the Plan is hereby modified and amended by deleting all references
to "Universal Foods Corporation" and substituting therefor "Universal Foods Corporation d/b/a Sensient
Technologies Corporation." Upon approval of the new name by the Company's shareholders, the Plan shall be
deemed amended so that use of the fictitious name shall cease and the Company shall be referred to as "Sensient
Technologies Corporation." This Amendment shall be self-effecting upon shareholder approval without further
action by the Company.
2. If the name "Sensient Technologies Corporation" is not approved by the shareholders, the use of the fictitious
name shall cease and the Company shall once again be referred to as "Universal Foods Corporation" without
further action by the Company.
3. In all respects not inconsistent with the terms of this Amendment, the Pl