CP Kelco chooses IMCD for Brazilian ingredients distribution


The distribution agreement with IMCD Brasil will begin in January 2020

CP Kelco chooses IMCD for Brazilian ingredients distribution

CP Kelco, a global provider of nature-based ingredient solutions, has signed a distribution deal with IMCD Brasil. Effective 1 January, 2020, IMCD Brasil will be the company’s strategic distributor in Brazil, distributing CP Kelco’s pectin, gellan gum, carrageenan, xanthan gum and diutan gum for use in consumer and industrial products.

We are pleased to extend our strategic distribution alliance with IMCD in North America to the Brazilian market,” said James Schkade, Senior VP of Global Commercial at CP Kelco.

Nicolas Kaufmann, Managing Director of IMCD Brasil, said: “IMCD’s technical sales experts are ready to explore new collaborations with our growing customer base within Brazil.”

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The functional ingredients in CP Kelco’s nature-based portfolio provide stabilisation, texture, suspension and viscosity for a variety of food, beverage, personal care and other consumer and industrial applications.