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July 27, 2021

Barentz appointed Mike Emrich as President of its newly formed North American Human Nutrition vertical

Barentz, a leading global distributor of life science ingredients and specialty chemical solutions, is pleased to announce that it has appointed Mike Emrich as President of its newly formed North American Human Nutrition vertical.

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July 26, 2021

Barentz appointed Mark Blakely as President of its North American CASE & Plastics vertical

Barentz, a leading global distributor of life science ingredients and specialty chemical solutions, is pleased to announce that it has appointed Mark Blakely as President of its North American CASE & Plastics vertical. Mark brings more than 30 years of leadership experience, serving in both executive commercial and operations roles in global manufacturing and distribution businesses. Mark most recently acted as Vice President for Matheson Tri-Gas, Inc., one of the world’s largest suppliers of specialty industrial gases.

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July 16, 2021

Barentz Expands U.S. Personal Care Team

Barentz, a leading distributor of life science ingredients and specialty chemical solutions throughout North America, is excited to welcome Danielle Bolger to our expanding Personal Care team as Account Manager covering the Midwest. Danielle's passion for Molecular Biology, Cellular Biology, and Chemistry, along with her experience in technical marketing, sales, and new product development bring to Barentz a proven track record of success. Danielle's professional experience has allowed her to work closely alongside advanced R&D engineers, while exponentially strengthening her problem-solving skillset. Her extensive experience in refining major environmental compositions, along with her ability to troubleshoot plant operation issues will help drive significant growth to the Personal Care market throughout the Midwestern region.

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June 30, 2021

Barentz Acquires Pestell Nutrition in North America

Hoofddorp, the Netherlands, June 30, 2021 - Barentz International, a leading global life science ingredients distributor, will be expanding its activities in North America. The company proudly announces it has entered into an agreement to acquire Pestell Nutrition, a prominent distributor of feed additives, nutritional ingredients, macro and trace minerals, and pet specialty ingredients for the animal health, animal nutrition and pet food sectors across Canada and the USA.

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June 23, 2021

Barentz Expands U.S. CASE & Plastics Team

Barentz, a leading distributor of life science ingredients and specialty chemical solutions throughout North America, is excited to welcome Mercedes (Meche) Leon Javier as a new Account Manager – CASE & Plastics, covering Texas and Louisiana.

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June 18, 2021

Consistent, Custom Cinnamon Blends Now Available to North American Bakeries

Barentz announces that the North American bakery industry can now benefit from the expertise of knowledge-driven cinnamon specialists, Royal Polak Spices. Backed by over 150 years’ experience, Royal Polak, a wholly owned subsidiary of Barentz International B.V., is considered the number one cinnamon specialist in the world. Their state-of-the-art Cinnamon Lab located in Steenwijk, Netherlands, offers bakeries the ability to differentiate and innovate their products, while maintaining batch to batch flavor consistency.

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June 8, 2021

Barentz hires Alvaro Santiago as Junior Product Development Chemist in Canada

Barentz, a leading distributor of life science ingredients and specialty chemical solutions throughout North America, is excited to welcome Alvaro Santiago to our laboratory team as Junior Product Development Chemist. He will support sales efforts in the petroleum and paper industries through laboratory-based investigations in the Barentz Client Solutions Laboratory.

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May 26, 2021

Barentz Expands U.S. Personal Care Team

Barentz, a leading distributor of life science ingredients and specialty chemical solutions throughout North America, is excited to welcome Jennifer O’Hara as a new Director of Business Development – Personal Care, covering the U.S. Northeast Region.

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May 18, 2021

Barentz to Distribute XCP Professional Rust Blocker ORIGINAL and Rust Blocker CLEAR COAT

Barentz, a global life science ingredients and specialty chemicals distributor, is excited to announce an agreement to distribute XCP Professional’s line of high-performance anti-corrosive products, including XCP Rust Blocker ORIGINAL and XCP Rust Blocker CLEAR COAT. These products create a soft, long-lasting protective barrier against the effects of rust and corrosion on any steel, metal, or alloy surface.

May 18, 2021

Barentz to Distribute XCP Professional Rust Blocker ORIGINAL and Rust Blocker CLEAR COAT

Barentz, a global life science ingredients and specialty chemicals distributor, is excited to announce an agreement to distribute XCP Professional’s line of high-performance anti-corrosive products, including XCP Rust Blocker ORIGINAL and XCP Rust Blocker CLEAR COAT. These products create a soft, long-lasting protective barrier against the effects of rust and corrosion on any steel, metal, or alloy surface.

May 17, 2021

Barentz Named Exclusive Distributor of Ajinomoto's Health and Nutrition North American Portfolio for Aspartame

Barentz, a leading distributor of life science ingredients and specialty chemical solutions throughout North America, is excited to announce a new distribution relationship with Ajinomoto Health & Nutrition North America, Inc., a global leader in high quality sweetener solutions. Effective immediately, Barentz will be an exclusive distribution partner of Ajinomoto Health and Nutrition, specifically representing aspartame in the U.S. pharmaceutical and nutraceutical markets.

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May 4, 2021

Barentz Expands Westcoast North American CASE Team

Barentz, a leading distributor of life science ingredients and specialty chemical solutions throughout North America, is excited to welcome Brad Baumann to our expanding CASE & Plastics technical sales team as a Sales Manager covering the Westcoast.

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