ARCHER DANIELS MIDLAND Specialty Ingredients (Europe) B.V.

adm-logoADM, founded in 1902, is one of the largest food companies in the world with more than 32,300 employees in 160 countries and average annual revenue of $ 70 billion.

ADM daily processes over 250,000 metric tons of agricultural commodities.
ADM, aiming to be a vital connection between the farmer and the consumer, processes agricultural commodities such as corn, wheat and oilseeds converting them into food additives and ingredients, feedstuffs, energy sources and chemicals, therefore defines itself as the global supermarket.

Products: Wheat Starches and Proteins, Corn and Corn Products, Soy Flour and Proteins, Lecithin, Citric Acid, Lactate, Lactic Acid, Food Additives such as Xanthan Gum, Natural-Source Vitamin E, Functional Ingredients such as Sterol Esters and Isoflavons, Lysine and Threonin, Soy Protein Concentrates for Fish Feed and Calf Milk Replacer.



Olam Cocoa, as being the world’s leading cocoa bean supplier has become a fully integrated cocoa producer with the acquisition of ADM Cocoa in 2015.

Olam Cocoa offers customers a wide range of respected brands including Mercens, Ambrosia, Unicao, Macao and the recently joined de Zaan brand, which is one of the most renowned and oldest brands with a history of more than 100 years in the cocoa world.

Every year over 600.000 tons of cocoa beans are being processed with advanced manufacturing technology in Olam’s processing facilities in Germany, the Netherlands, Spain, USA, Brazil, Singapore, Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire and Nigeria.

Products: Cocoa beans, Cocoa butter, Cocoa mass (Liquor), Cocoa Powder.


HAIFA is a long established international corporation that produces and markets Specialty Fertilizers, Food Additives and Technical Chemicals. Founded 40 years ago, HAIFA has become a world leader renowned for innovative solutions in all its fields of expertise. Company operations now span more than 80 countries across 5 continents.

Products: Products for Plant Growth, Fertilizer, Phosphate Blends for Meat, Fish, Dairy and Bakery products and industrial chemicals.


With over 60 years of experience, FMC Health and Nutrition is the leader in harnessing nature’s renewable resources to create ingredients and technical solutions for the food, pharmaceutical, personal care and biomedical markets.

Customers around the world rely on FMC Biopolymer’s regional professionals at operations in the United States, Mexico, Brazil, the United Kingdom, France, Belgium, Germany, India and Singapore. Drawing on the expertise of the network of professionals involved in developing new technologies and applications, FMC Health and Nutrition offers partnership to companies looking to increase efficiency and speed of their own research and development efforts.

Products: Carrageenan, Alginate, PGA and colloidal/non-colloidal microcrystalline celluloses (AVICEL), pectin, natural colours and Omega 3.


Division of Tessenderlo Chemie NV/SA

PB Gelatins and PB Leiner are well-established and renowned gelatine producers with origins dating back to more than a century. As the world’s third largest gelatine producer PB is securing a total capacity of approximately 50.000 tons gelatine split between 8 production units across the globe. PB provides a complete range of high quality acid and alkaline type gelatines and hydro-lysates used in major food, pharmaceutical, photographic and technical applications.

Products: Acidic and alkaline beef skin gelatines in different bloom and mesh, cold soluble gelatine and instant gelatine.


Since its foundation in 1919, Matsutani has developed as a pioneer in the Japanese starch processing industry, and today it continues to act as one of the leading companies, supplying its products to all sectors of Japanese industry. Matsutani has succeeded in creating a soluble dietary fibre ingredient, Fibersol®-2, out of 100% natural starch that can be used in a variety of food and beverage applications as well as dietary supplements. After the establishment of a joint venture between Matsutani and Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM), the production capacity of Fibersol®-2 has been increased to cover global demand for this product. The joint venture has become the leading producer of the fibre industry in North America with the set up of Matsutani America.

Products: Fibersol®-2 Soluble dietary fibre.


Thew Arnott has been supplying ingredients and raw materials to the food, pharmaceutical, technical and cosmetic industries since 1864. The company is also specialized in the production of AraTAs® confectionery coating solutions such as polishes and varnishes. Its range of products extends from wax, sugar and chocolate polishing systems to release and anti-sticking agents. Thew Arnott also develops tailor made solutions for its customers.

Products: Shellac, wax, sugar and chocolate polishes, release agents, anti-sticking agents.


Mafco has been recognized as the leading manufacturer of natural licorice products for over 150 years. Using the unique properties of Glycyrrhizin (Licorice derivative) Mafco has developed the Magnasweet product line. Mafco’s natural licorice products are widely used in applications such as confectionary, food, beverage, cosmetic, pharmaceutical, personal care and tobacco products.

Products: Licorice extracts and derivatives.


AGT Food and Ingredients  is one of the largest suppliers of value-added pulses, staple foods and food ingredients in the world. They buy lentils, peas, beans and chickpeas from farmers around 40+ facilities located in the best pulse growing regions in Canada, the United States, Turkey, Australia, China and South Africa and ship their products to over 120 countries around the globe with currently over 2000 full-time employees. In 2013, AGT Foods commissioned its first large-scale pulse ingredient and fractionation facility in Minot, North Dakota, focused on production of flours, proteins, starches and fibres derived from pulses for use in food ingredients and branded feed products including pet food and aquaculture. Their investment is continuing, with additional capacity and de-flavoured pulse ingredients line added in 2015.

Products: Pulse Ingredients; Fibres, High Starch Flours, Proteins, Flours & Semolina which are obtained from pea, lentil, faba bean, chickpea.