The Food & Nutrition business unit of Brenntag Canada Inc. – part of the Brenntag Group, the world leader in chemical distribution – has entered into a new distribution agreement with BI Nutraceuticals, Inc. for the Canadian market, effective March 1st, 2019.
BI is a global manufacturer and full-service supplier of plant-based additives based in Rancho Dominguez, California, USA. It produces functional plant-based additives and organic ingredients for dietary supplements, foods, beverages, pet food, and personal care products.
“At Brenntag Food & Nutrition, we are very excited about our new exclusive business relationship in Canada,” said Eric Laramée, Industry Manager of Brenntag Food & Nutrition Canada. “BI’s extensive product range perfectly complements our existing range. Our Canadian customers now have a sustainable source of plant-based supplements and innovative dietary fibre and protein, as BI is a market leader in non-GMO natural additives and organic ingredients. Combined with Brenntag’s market knowledge and logistics solutions, the new range will open up new opportunities for our customers – in line with our slogan ‘Sense the difference'”.
BI has been active in the industry for more than 40 years. Its range includes powders, extracts, proteins, dietary fibres, and vitamin-mineral mixtures. Based on many years of experience, BI has recently obtained ISO/IEC 17025:2017 certification, proving that its in-house laboratories are technically capable of generating accurate, consistent data.
“Brenntag has long been known as a reliable partner to leading suppliers in the Canadian market,” said Randy Kreienbrink, Vice President of Marketing for BI. “Brenntag’s dedicated sales and marketing team provides energetic technical support and in-depth market knowledge in the key food and beverage, health and wellness, and personal care segments. By working with BI, Brenntag can now expand its range to include more healthy, natural, and trend-setting additives. We at BI look forward to a strong and successful relationship with Brenntag.”