About Royal Polak Spices and De Weerd Spices
Royal Polak Spices is Europe’s leading business-to-business cinnamon specialist. Located in Steenwijk (The Netherlands), Polak serves the food industry across Europe, from the bakery and pastry segments to the dairy, beverages and (sports) nutrition markets. With over 150 years of experience Polak uses a wide range of cinnamon varieties and other spices to create the unique tastes their customers desire. Royal Polak Spices employs 40 people, who take care of consistent perfection in quality, delivery and taste profiles. That makes Polak a major player in this niche and the number one cinnamon specialist in the world.
De Weerd Spices is also Dutch-based and a specialist in natural taste development and innovation for the European food industry. Short lines and direct communication are rooted in the family-business-DNA of De Weerd. That makes the team of about 50 taste experts at De Weerd an ideal partner to create outstanding, future-proof solutions for customer specific situations. With their deep knowledge of spices and herbs, blending and taste making, the experts of De Weerd are able to turn ‘tasters’ into ‘lovers’. More detailed information can be found on royalpolakspices.com and deweerd.nl.
Barentz is a leading global life science ingredients distributor for the Human Nutrition, Pharmaceutical, Personal Care and Animal Nutrition markets. Headquartered in the Netherlands, Barentz distributes ingredients for products to small- and medium-sized enterprises and large customers globally. The Group sources branded specialty ingredients from leading manufacturers worldwide and its ingredients experts provide value-added technical support (including pre-mixing, blending, ingredient formulation and ingredient testing) from its state-of-the-art, customized formulation centers and application laboratories in Europe, the Americas and Asia.
Established in 1953, Barentz has operations in more than 60 countries with a strong presence in Europe and Asia, and a growing presence in North America and Latin America. Today, the company employs around 1,100 people worldwide, sources ingredients from top global suppliers and serves over 15,000 customers. For more information, please visit: www.barentz.com.
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