BARENTZ COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF AGRINUTRITION TO STRENGTHEN ITS ANIMAL NUTRITION BUSINESS
Hoofddorp, November 6th, 2014 - Barentz announces it has completed the full acquisition of AgriNutrition, specialised in the trading and distribution of raw materials and ingredients for the animal feed industry, based in The Netherlands with operations in Europe. This full acquisition follows the joint venture construction Barentz and AgriNutrition have had since 2008.
BARENTZ OPENS AN OFFICE IN SOUTH AFRICA
Hoofddorp, The Netherlands, September 8th, 2014 – On Monday September 8th, Barentz, an international leader in sales, marketing and distribution of food ingredients, announced its new office in South Africa. This new office in South Africa is the first dedicated Barentz office on the African continent and a natural step following Barentz’ philosophy of wanting to be close to its customers.
Barentz International proudly announces the acquisition of Maustepalvelu from Finland. This acquisition will expand Barentz capacity in the development and production of customer specific blends in Europe.
Barentz International and Additive Solutions from Australia proudly announce theirstrategic cooperation for the sales, marketing and distribution of specialtyingredients across Australia and New Zealand.
Barentz international B.V. and Matco Foods Limited officially announce the start of a new Joint Venture in Pakistan, following agreement between both parties. The aim of the new activity is to better serve the rapidly growing Pakistani food processing market with a target group of 200 million citizens.
Matco Foods has built up an extended network within the Pakistan local food industry
Barentz International offers the broadest high-quality ingredients portfolio within the global life science markets
Barentz Pakistan will primarily focus on the markets for Human Nutrition and Pharmaceutical products
Barentz announces today that Cinven has agreed to invest in their company. Cinven is a leading international private equity firm focused on building world-class European and global companies.
Barentz has a strong market position in a structurally growing market for life science ingredients
The Cinven team knows the speciality ingredients distribution market well
Cinven recognizes the opportunities for both organic and buy and build growth
Financial terms of the transaction are not disclosed
Barentz, a leading distributor of ingredients in the life science markets, is pleased to announce it has acquired a majority shareholding in Czech Republic based IMCoPharma.
IMCoPharma is a leader in the pharmaceutical ingredients market in the CIS region and Ukraine
Both Barentz and IMCoPharma are known for their deep technical knowledge and broad portfolio of pharmaceutical ingredients
This strategic investment provides Barentz with the licensing capability to do business with all pharmaceutical companies in this attractive region
IMCoPharma considers this acquisition as an opportunity for strengthening its position in this market and creating new opportunities