Easy & direct access to customers from smallest to largest across the globe.
We have over 10.000 active human nutrition customers and we build long-lasting relationships. (Some have been established for more than 70 years).
Business made simple.
We are focused on medium- and small-sized customers that we serve with passion, so you can focus on your key accounts or key regions. We are your single point of invoicing and bundling of purchase orders, freeing up your organization.
Local recipe, application & formulation expertise for your needs.
We are ambassadors for your brands and products. Our technical sales teams, made up of food technologists with decades of experience, have a deep understanding of your business and what it offers all segments. That is how we create value and growth.
Local & Global Supply Chain Solutions.
Powerful supply chain: Local warehouse in every country we operate, harmonized IT: ERP and CRM, and streamlined processes, freeing up resources. We operate with a local warehouse in every country, plus regional hubs, and align with your supply chain and IT.
Quality, traceability & sustainability.
Fully implemented QA system and certifications.
We share knowledge in full transparency.
We know the (business) culture in every country that we operate in, so we can close deals efficiently. We keep you up-to-date and ensure full transparency via reporting (PMR)/CRM.
Always a better solution.
We offer synergies. Your products most likely work even better (or have more value for the customer) when they interact with other ingredients. We can bring ingredients and brands together and if the customer asks for it, we can offer customized formulations, supported by our formulation laboratories. Tell us your challenge and we will do our very best to find an answer.

Are you interested in becoming a principal?

Are you interested in discovering our ideas about partnership? Please contact Geert Ingelbert directly.

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Geert Ingelbert Geert Ingelbert Vice President Corporate Principal Development, New Business Operations and Digitization
Easy & direct access to world-class synergistic product portfolio
Easy & direct access to world-class synergistic product portfolio. Access to world-class products from our outstanding principals (we are one phone call away). Our market segment dedicated technical sales teams support you with ingredients and advice suited to your local application.
Business made simple.
We operate locally in every country, with local teams speaking your language and respecting local business cultures. We keep local stock. Use us as one supplier that processes your orders from dozens of principals, all via one contact and one invoice. In your local currency and payment terms.
Local recipe, application & formulation expertise for your needs.
You can always talk with taste, nutrition and fortification specialists for your segment. Customized formulation centers:  do you need a specific, tailor-made formulation featuring the top-brand ingredients of our principals? We can produce them supported by one of our 26 application laboratories around the world.
Local & Global Supply Chain Solutions.
Local & Global Supply Chain Solutions. Powerful supply chain: local warehouse in every country we operate. Harmonized IT: ERP and CRM, and streamlined processes, freeing up resources.
Quality, traceability & sustainability.
Fully implemented QA system and certificates.
We share knowledge in full transparency.
Translation of global/local trends, market-specific seminars, newsletters.
Always a better solution.
Tell us your challenge and we will do our very best to find an answer.

Are you interested in becoming a customer?

To learn more about partnership with Barentz in your region please contact us at humannutrition@barentz.com or find your local expert through the Barentz finder.

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Gökhan Oran Gökhan Oran Vice President Human Nutrition

Working with Barentz is a powerful partnership formed between equals -  between food professionals that love the chemistry of nutrients and that are excited about creating that extra twist in a taste solution.

Who would you expect to be the CEO of a life science ingredients distributor? Barentz is led by a food technologist. The Human Nutrition solutions division is also led by a food technologist. Most of the experts you will meet, in sales and in our application laboratories, are also food technologists. This makes our solutions more creative and precise and our professionals know how to speed up processes and reduce overall costs.

 

Our 3 pillars support your business

We are proud distributors

We hold the excellent products of our principals in high esteem, we diligently connect their brands with the right customers and bring their products to destinations all over the world.

We offer tailored solutions

In our customized formulation centers, we are able to do everything from simple repacking to manufacturing based on customer-specific formulations, using the world-class products from our principals and from our own companies.


We efficiently procure on demand

We are a solutions partner. If our customers need a specific ingredient our principals do not offer, we task our sourcing experts. That’s one of the smallest elements of our business, however, we also provide highly efficient service in this, because perfecting every details counts to us.


Access to the best principals

What do you need for a better solution? Better ingredients, better ideas and better relationships. We work closely together with the best principals from global market-leaders to powerful niche suppliers, so that you can get ahead of the competition. We also work hard to establish long-lasting partnerships – our longest-lasting is close to 70 years –  just as old as our company itself.

 

Our customized formulation centers & sourcing experts

From exotic sauces and spices, and binding formulations for meat alternatives to premixes for fortified foods. We can create truly customized ingredients solution to meet your challenges at our customized formulation centers. Perhaps you already know what you need and simply need a highly attractive procurement alternative? Talk to us about your business opportunities and we will find a better solution for you.

What can our application laboratories do for you?

 

Do you want speed up your time to local or global markets? Are you interested in novel food concepts? Do you need additional application development capacity? The global network of Barentz application laboratories is ready to find the best solutions for you. Our global outreach enables us to gather local trends and best practices from all around the world. We have developed thousands of food concepts and have tested millions of ingredients in our customers’ end products.

Are you interested in novel food concepts with nutritional claims, natural or vegan ingredients, as well as health and functional formulations with proteins, enzymes and other specialized ingredients? Talk to us!

 

Our application laboratories operate in these segments:

 

  • Bakery
  • Beverages
  • Meat & dairy substitutes
  • Nutrition
  • Savoury
  • Meat, poultry & fish
  • Confectionary
  • Dairy
  • Protection
  • Encapsulation
  • Fortification

Get in touch

 

To learn more about partnership with Barentz in your region please contact us at humannutrition@barentz.com or find your local expert through the Barentz finder.

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Gökhan Oran Gökhan Oran Vice President Human Nutrition