Univar Solutions Inc. has announced an agreement to expand its existing global relationship with Novozymes, a world leader in biological solutions, to include Latin America.
Under terms of the new agreement, Univar Solutions will distribute enzymes for the dairy and protein ingredient sectors in Brazil and the protein ingredient and brewing sectors in Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia. Meanwhile, in Mexico and Central America, Univar Solutions will distribute Novozymes' entire food and beverage (F&B) enzyme portfolio.
Novozymes is a global leader in the production and development for the food and beverage industries and impacting the sustainable growth of these markets. Novozymes and Univar Solutions started their business relationship in 2004. Since then, the companies' partnership has expanded across geographies and serving several food ingredients market segments to now include Latin America.
"Our strategic collaboration with Novozymes demonstrates our commitment to providing customers with the finest raw materials and solutions from world-class producers and this affords Univar Solutions a significant opportunity to expand our food ingredients business into Latin America," said Kevin Hack, vice president of global Food Ingredients at Univar Solutions. "We see significant growth potential for Novozymes' portfolio as we continue to expand our partnership and strengthen our offering to customers across Latin America."