Barentz International, an international leader in the distribution of high-quality ingredients, today announced a strategic partnership with Deltagen Group, a specialized food ingredients distributor. The two companies will work together in Latin America and The Caribbean region, expanding both companies' presence in the region and serving existing and new customers in the food and beverage industries.
“Barentz has a diverse product portfolio and a history within ingredients distribution of over six decades, that add high value to our business in the region”, said Mr Jaap Luursema, CEO of Deltagen Group, a specialized food ingredients distribution company with local presence in Curacao, Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. “The strategic partnership represents our common belief in offering high quality products and service to our customers. We are positive about leveraging our existing customer relationships to benefit from this partnership to its full potential.”
"Barentz is steadily growing its services into new high potential markets world-wide and our partnership with Deltagen Group is a very important step for us to enter into the Latin American regions", said Mr Hidde van der Wal, CEO of Barentz International, a leading international ingredients distributor headquartered in The Netherlands. "Deltagen's well-established network is of great value to Barentz, and we bring them new products of high interest in this market, both from our long-established supplier network and from our own production plants in the USA and Europe."
About Deltagen Group
Deltagen Group is specialized in the sales, marketing and distribution of ingredients to the food and beverage industry, with sales people who are industry focused, technical experts, addressing customer needs by representing leading ingredient producers and Deltagen Group’s own specialty ingredients. Deltagen Group has over 30 years of experience in supplying ingredients into the Latin American market and Caribbean. Deltagen Group has built a strong customer base and a well-balanced product portfolio. Customers are food and beverage processing companies including international and regional food groups, as well as larger and medium sized local food producers. With a team of over 150 people in 5 countries, Deltagen Group helps customers to bring their products to the forefront of the market. For more information about Deltagen Group: www.deltagengroup.com