Barentz and Deltagen sign partnership for collaboration on Latin American food market


27 Nov 2017 --- Barentz International has announced the signing of a strategic partnership with Deltagen Group, a specialized food ingredients distributor. The two companies will work together in Latin America and The Caribbean region, expanding both companies’ presence in the region and serving existing and new customers in the food and beverage industries.

“Barentz has a diverse product portfolio and a history within ingredients distribution of over six decades, that add high value to our business in the region,” says Jaap Luursema, CEO of Deltagen Group, a specialized food ingredients distribution company with local presence in Curacao, Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. “The strategic partnership represents our common belief in offering high-quality products and service to our customers. We are positive about leveraging our existing customer relationships to benefit from this partnership to its full potential.” 
“Barentz is steadily growing its services into new high potential markets worldwide and our partnership with Deltagen Group is a very important step for us to enter into the Latin American region,” says Hidde van der Wal, CEO of Barentz International, a leading international ingredients distributor headquartered in The Netherlands. “Deltagen’s well-established network is of great value to Barentz, and we bring them new products of high interest in this market, both from our long-established supplier network and from our own production plants in the USA and Europe.”


Barentz International B.V.


Barentz (est. 1953 in the Netherlands) is an international leader in the distribution of high-quality ingredients, operating in the field of Food & Nutrition, Pharmaceuticals, Personal Care and Animal Nutrition. At Barentz Food & Nutrition we do more than just deliver outstanding specialty and standard ingredients from our world class suppliers and the single specialty ingredients and blends from our own production companies. Our fully trained food technologists also support you in your ambition to improve existing products using new innovative ingredients and techniques. With an excellent understanding of applications opportunities, we help you find ingredient solutions that work, for all food & beverage products. We add value: from our sources to your solutions!

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