Kemin Food Technologies names DKSH its distributor in Asia’s emerging markets

SINGAPORE – Kemin Food Technologies, the food ingredient subsidiary of Kemin Industries, has has entered into a partnership with Diethelm Keller Siber Hegner (DKSH) to be the distributor of its food safety and shelf-life solutions in Vietnam, Myanmar and Cambodia. Kemin Food Technologies said that DKSH’s distribution services will strengthen its market synergies and provide a foundation to further expand its presence within Vietnam, Myanmar and Cambodia. By joining with DKSH, the food ingredients manufacturer hopes to optimize its distribution network and improve its service in these emerging countries. “Food…

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Kemin Industries appoints Patrick Wood as Chief Financial Officer

USA – Kemin Industries, a global ingredient manufacturer based in the US, has appointed Patrick Wood, formerly Vice President of Finance for Kemin Nutrisurance, as the company’s new Chief Financial Officer. Wood, who assumed the role on April 1 2020, was promoted to leadership position following recent retirement of longtime Kemin leader, Tammi Guldenpfennig who has served in the position for nearly 18 years. Wood joined Kemin Industries in 2013 and has held various position in the company including working as a senior accountant, accounting manager as well as the…

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Kemin Industries launches new antimicrobial solution for the food industry in Asia

SINGAPORE – Kemin Industries, a global ingredient supplier for the food and beverage industry, has launched the BactoCEASE, its all-natural food safety solution for the meat, poultry and seafood to the Asia-Pacific region. Kemin explains that BactoCEASE is a solution that delays the growth of bacteria in meat, poultry and seafood products, and proven to keep the total viable count of microorganisms within the regulated standard. The ingredients manufacturer said BactoCEASE can extend the shelf life of food products just as effectively as synthetic preservatives without negatively impacting the product’s…

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Kemin Industries opens US$14.2m innovation and technology centre in China

CHINA – Kemin Industries, a global ingredient manufacturer has opened a new CNY100 million (US$14.2 million) Innovation and Technology Center at its regional headquarters in Zhuhai, China. The 4,200-square-meter facility will improve Kemin’s capability to develop leading technologies and services to better meet customers’ needs. The center will employ scientists to work in the multiple industries Kemin serves, including human and animal nutrition and health, aquaculture, food technologies, pet food, specialty crop improvement among others. “This new laboratory will allow Kemin to harness the talent and creative thinking of Chinese scientists…

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Kemin’s new vision targets to reach 80% of the world by 2042

USA – Global ingredients manufacturer, Kemin Industries has unveiled its new global vision and logo, targeting to reach 80% of the global population with its products and services by 2042. Kemin says by 2042, when the world’s population will reach approximately 10 billion, it expects to engage approximately 8 billion people with its ingredients and other solutions in sectors including food, feed, pet, bakery and meat. The new vision lays the groundwork for strategic growth and priorities for the company with operations on six continents and a portfolio of more…

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Kemin invests in Chinese biotech firm to increase capabilities in enzyme ingredients

CHINA – Ingredient supplier, Kemin Industries has announced that it has invested in China based biotechnology firm, CRVAB Bio-technology Co., Ltd to increase its capabilities in the feed, food and textiles markets. Kemin said the partnership expands its global market leadership in enzyme production and reach more customers in in blending enzymes for feed. The deal provides Kemin with additional fermentation and production capabilities, allowing it to directly control its production of enzymes, provide customers with higher quality solutions and even greater consistency in enzyme products. “With this investment, we…

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Kemin launches NaturCEASE solution for fresh processed meats

USA – Kemin Industries, global provider of shelf-life extension and food safety solutions has unveiled a food ingredient that can keep processed meats that protects their freshness. The new solution, NaturCEASE™ Dry is a clean-label ingredient that responds to increasing need for fresh and tasty meat products that are not added with artificial flavors. According to the company, it also protects the meat from losing flavour or colour, characteristics that are associated with the quality of the products. NaturCEASE Dry was developed through a combination of buffered vinegar and natural…

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