Brenntag has announced a supplier agreement with US-based MycoTechnology, for several countries in Europe.
The full list comprises Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Benelux, France, Sweden, Denmark, Finland, Norway, Italy, Spain, Germany, Austria and Switzerland. MycoTechnology creates products from mushroom mycelia for a wide range of food applications, including an innovative plant-based protein called FermentIQ, a mix of pea and rice protein powered by fermentation, providing exceptional functionality and nutritional value.
“This supplier agreement will enable Brenntag Specialties customers to access MycoTechnology products to support innovation in meat analog, dairy alternative, protein beverages, baked goods, snacks and other applications,” said Frank Haven, President Nutrition EMEA at Brenntag. “With partnerships like these Brenntag Specialties will become the global go-to service partner for innovative and sustainable solutions. We are building the most comprehensive and sustainable portfolio of products for our customers.”
As a global market leader in ingredient distribution, Brenntag will be instrumental
Alan Hahn, CEO of MycoTechnology said: “We’re thrilled to announce our new partnership with Brenntag as a major step in our plans for European expansion. As a global market leader in ingredient distribution, Brenntag will be instrumental in bringing our novel ingredients to scale in the European market. Their worldwide reputation and experience make them an ideal partner to facilitate this exciting new phase of growth for MycoTechnology."
Brenntag will showcase its food concepts and the recently unveiled new brand at the Food ingredients Europe conference in Paris this week. The event has been uniting the world’s leading food & beverage suppliers, buyers, R&D experts and production specialists for over 35 years. The Brenntag booth in the new design, which stands for the company’s successful transformation over the past years and the company’s ambition to shape the future of its industry as the undisputed global market leader, can be found at booth 4D30. MycoTechnology will also be present at the exhibit with a stand at 7.1K37.