Cambridge, ON, January 17, 2023 — Blendtek Ingredients Inc., a premier ingredient solutions and product development company, announces a strategic distribution agreement with Cargill to offer their world class portfolio of ingredients starting January 2023. This new partnership strengthens Cargill’s distribution network across Canada with Blendtek’s locally-stocked and customer-focused distribution capabilities.
Through this agreement, Blendtek will supply Cargill ingredients including starches and texturizing solutions, high stability oils and specialty fats, industry leading sweeteners, sugar reduction solutions, sustainably sourced traditional and artisanal chocolate, cocoa, and more.
In addition to distributing Cargill’s comprehensive portfolio, customers can tap into Blendtek’s expertise in product formulation and in-house blending capabilities to support continued product development and innovation.
“This relationship was created with customer-centricity at its foundation and provides Canadian food manufacturers with the opportunity to partner with Blendtek’s highly customer-focused and solution-oriented teams to keep up with rapidly changing market conditions,” said Rob Bianchin, Vice President, Blendtek Ingredients. “Partnering with Cargill, a trusted market leader recognized for its top tier ingredient portfolio and technical expertise, will support the continued expansion of our ingredient solutions and product development services.”
About Blendtek Ingredients Inc.
Blendtek is a premier ingredient solutions and product development company with a mission to challenge expectations and help fuel food innovation. From formulation and product design to strategic sourcing, manufacturing and packaging, Blendtek works collaboratively with industry partners to develop products fueled for success. Our entrepreneurial spirit drives us to challenge traditional industry expectations by blending critical thinking and creativity with reliable service you can count on. To learn more, visit blendtek.com.
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