The Brenntag Food & Nutrition business unit of Brenntag Canada Inc., part of the Brenntag Group, the global market leader in chemical distribution, announces a new distribution agreement with BI Nutraceuticals, Inc., in the Canadian market as of March 1, 2019.
BI is a global full-service manufacturer and supplier of plant-based ingredients in Rancho Dominguez, California. BI manufactures botanical, nutritional, and organic ingredients for the dietary supplement, food and beverage, personal care, and pet care industries.
“Brenntag Food & Nutrition is thrilled about our new exclusive relationship in Canada,” said
Eric Laramée, Industry Manager for Brenntag Food & Nutrition Canada. “BI has an extensive product line which perfectly complements our existing portfolio. Our Canadian customers will now have access to a sustainable source of botanicals and innovative plant-based fibers and proteins because of BI’s leading position in the GMO-free, natural, and organic ingredients market. This combined with Brenntag’s ability to provide market intelligence and solutions will make our customers ‘sense the difference.’”
With over 40 years of industry experience, BI’s portfolio includes powders, extracts, proteins, fibers, and vitamin-mineral premixes. In addition to their years of experience, they recently completed their ISO/IEC 17025:2017 certification which indicates technical proficiency and ability of a laboratory to generate accurate and consistent data.
“Brenntag has long been recognized for supporting top quality suppliers in the Canadian marketplace,” said Randy Kreienbrink, BI’s Vice President of Marketing. “Their specialized sales and marketing team provides strong technical support and extensive market knowledge to major markets including food and beverage, health and wellness, and personal care. BI’s collaboration will now allow Brenntag to widen its portfolio for healthier, natural, and on-trend ingredients. BI looks forward to a strong and successful relationship with Brenntag.”