Kalsec Inc. has entered a strategic partnership with Univar Solutions México S. de R.L. de C.V. Univar Solutions México is now the sole distributor in Mexico of Kalsec products, including Taste and Sensory Solutions, Color Solutions and Food Protection.
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Kalsec products, derived from natural herbs, spices and vegetables, are translated into easy-to-use liquid extracts. The company’s resources encompass a full line of innovative products and solutions to meet the challenges faced by food and beverage manufacturers globally. Kalsec conducts business in more than 90 countries.
Kalsec’s Héctor Reséndiz, Business Development Director, Mexico & Central America, and Univar Solutions México’s Miriam Arcos, Business Unit Manager, Food & Pharma, are available to support Kalsec customers through the transition.
Aaron Wheadon, Kalsec’s senior vice president of Sales and Marketing, said, “Kalsec has been operating for over a decade in Mexico, providing our customers with excellence in local service, support and supply of natural Kalsec solutions. As we continually strive to optimize how we support customers in Mexico, we are delighted to be working with a market-leader in Univar Solutions, who shares our values in sustainable sourcing and is providing customers the service and products they need to create the highest quality foods and beverages.”
Kevin Hack, vice president of Food Ingredients for Univar Solutions, said, “This announcement follows the successful partnership launch with Kalsec in Europe in 2021, enhancing our value in core technical applications and our continued commitment to sustainability. We are excited to extend this partnership with Kalsec in Latin America by introducing their complete line of naturally sourced extracts, colors and antioxidants to our strong customer connections in Mexico. We have a fully functional Solution Center in Mexico to support and drive innovation, and our local team of scientists, chefs and culinary experts will bring technical, logistical, regulatory and processing capabilities to our customer network there.”