12 November 2020 | News
Under this new partnership with Corbion, Azelis covers the markets of confectionery, processed meat, sauces & dressings and savory by offering new ingredient synergies and solutions to Indonesia
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Azelis, a leading distributor of specialty chemicals and food ingredients, announces the extension of its distribution agreement with Corbion, a leading supplier of biobased food ingredients and lactic acid specialties. Effective November 15, 2020, Azelis distributes Corbion’s portfolio for the markets of confectionery, processed meat, savory and sauces & dressings. This partnership builds upon a successful collaboration between Azelis and Corbion in Asia Pacific.
Highlights & rationale
Laurent Nataf, CEO & President Azelis Asia Pacific, says, “This new partnership between Azelis and Corbion demonstrates our commitment to create value for our partners, both suppliers and customers. We strive to bring the latest and best performing ingredient solutions to our eleven markets throughout Asia Pacific, while expanding the market reach for our principals.”
Shane Petersen, Regional Sales Director SEA / ANZ at Corbion, says, “Corbion is dedicated to support growth in the food and health industry by delivering innovations in line with the latest market trends. To succeed in promoting our solutions, our partners must commit and promote technical expertise, formulation know-how and a customer-focused approach.”
Antonius Prihantono, Managing Director Azelis Indonesia, says, “Corbion’s product range is a strong asset for Azelis as it reinforces our innovative offering to customers and enhances our ingredient portfolio synergy. Furthermore, Corbion offers solutions in line with the latest market trends of label-conscious, healthier life-style and safety focus. We see great potential for this range in the Indonesian market and an opportunity to strengthen our customer intimacy.”
In 2017, Azelis opened an office as well as a Food & Health application laboratory in Indonesia to deliver an optimum service to its customers. In May 2020, Azelis acquired Primaditha, an Indonesian local specialty food ingredient distributor, to reinforce its leading position in the market, demonstrating Azelis’ dedication to grow both organically with its partners and through selected acquisitions.