Kemin Industries, Inc. has acquired controlling interest in Nord Palatabilzantes do Brasil, to expand their global pet food palatant business into Central and South America.
Finalized on March 19, 2008, and effective immediately, the legal name of the
company will be Kemin Nord Palatabilizantes do Brasil SA. This strategic
acquisition will combine the expertise, experience and technology of Kemin with
the successful Nord business to provide high-quality pet food palatants to
Central and South America.
Nord started production in February 2003, and
has annually achieved rapid growth in the sales of palatants to pet food
manufacturers. The company is located in Santa Catarina state, which has a large
availability of fresh ingredients used to manufacture the palatants. The company
recently completed construction on a new, state-of-the-art manufacturing
facility to better service its growing pet food customer base.
will be responsible for the management of Kemin Nord Palatabilizantes do Brasil
SA and will market new products under the Palasurance® brand to pet food
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