New sales office of FrieslandCampina Ingredients in South America

18 April 2014

This month, FrieslandCampina Ingredients will open a new sales office in São Paulo, Brazil. The new sales office will allow FrieslandCampina to capitalise more effectively on the growing demand for ingredients and a comprehensive range of infant and toddler nutrition products among clients operating on the South American market.

The FrieslandCampina Ingredients business group develops high-quality ingredients from milk and whey for applications in infant and toddler nutrition, foodstuffs and pharmaceutical products.

Says Roelof Joosten, Chief Operating Officer of FrieslandCampina Ingredients: “As ingredients manufacturers, we want to provide excellent services to our customers and that necessitates having a branch in their region. By opening an office in São Paulo, Brazil, we can respond more effectively to the needs of our customers in South America.”

A team of approximately ten staff members will work from the office in São Paulo under the management of Senno van der Velde, Regional Director of Latin America.

FrieslandCampina Ingredients develops, produces and sells nutritional and functional ingredients that add value to existing products. Worldwide, the business group supplies natural ingredients based on milk, whey and vegetable products to industrial buyers in the infant and toddler nutrition sector, foodstuffs, medical and cell nutrition, sports nutrition, (non-) alcoholic dairy beverages, the pharmaceutical industry and the young animal feed sector. FrieslandCampina Ingredients also produces semi-finished products and a comprehensive range of infant and toddler nutrition products. FrieslandCampina Ingredients has production facilities in Europe, Asia and North America, and a joint venture in Australia.