Hoofddorp, The Netherlands, July 3rd, 2023. Barentz, a leading global distributor of life science and specialty performance ingredients, has rebranded all Barentz Service S.p.A. activities in Italy to Barentz Italia S.p.A After the foundation of Barentz Service S.p.A. in 2005 the company has successfully built a sustainable portfolio of ingredients, that meets customer demand in the Italian life sciences markets. In October 2020, Barentz acquired Sevecom S.p.A., established in 1978 and well known for its international role in the Animal Nutrition market, delivering emulsifiers, additives, and raw materials for the feed industry and for livestock breeding. Both companies will share operational services within the Barentz Italy office near Milano.
- All Barentz Service S.p.A. activities have been rebranded to Barentz Italia S.p.A
- Sevecom S.p.A. will continue to operate as a separate company and shares some operational services at the Italian office near Milano.
- Oliver Fox will be responsible for all Barentz Italia activities, whereas Roberto Villa will continue in his role as Managing director of Sevecom.
- Barentz Italia is well known for its strong sustainability performance and achieved an Ecovadis Gold rating in 2022.
“After our complete alignment with Barentz’ organizational systems and structures, we are 100% customer-centric and optimally prepared to offer the best local solutions, backed by Barentz global opportunities” said Oliver Fox, responsible for Barentz in Italy. “The rebranding to Barentz Italia is the finishing touch and a reconfirmation of our strong position in the life science and specialty performance ingredients markets we are operating in. We will continue to invest in knowledge and expertise for our principals and customers in these markets, and our partners will be serviced by the same great team of local experts they are used to.” he added.
Barentz is a leading global life science and specialty performance ingredients distributor.
The company sources branded specialty ingredients from leading manufacturers worldwide and its ingredient experts provide value-added technical support which includes pre-mixing, blending, ingredient formulation and ingredient testing from its state-of-the-art, customized formulation centers and application laboratories in EMEA, Americas and Asia-Pacific.
Established in 1953, Barentz has operations in more than 70 countries with a strong presence in Europe and North America, and a rapidly growing network in Latin America and Asia-Pacific. With a turnover of circa €2.5 billion, the company employs around 2,500 people worldwide and serves over 25,000 customers. For more information, visit: www.barentz.com and italia.barentz.com/
Sevecom is a specialist in emulsifiers for the animal nutrition market. Established in 1978, the company has been growing in its role as the ideal business-to-business connector in the feed market, delivering emulsifiers, additives and raw materials for the feed industry and for livestock breeding.
The company is part of Barentz since 2020 and has a leading position in the Italian emulsifier market, with extensions to the global market. Sevecom’s small team of specialists is well known for its deep knowledge and technical solutions, delivering products with high nutritional and high technological value at the same time. More information can be found on www.sevecom.it.
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