Azelis has recently announced plan to increase the scope of distribution agreement with Roquette for their food product range in China. Azelis has a long-standing relationship with Roquette and this new partnership strengthens Azelis’ lateral value chain and expands its significant presence in the food & health market segment across Asia Pacific.
The new agreement expands Azelis’ offering in the Chinese market with the addition of Roquette’s specialty products, including fibers, plant-derived proteins and both modified and native functional starches. Roquette is confident that Azelis is capable of providing scale, technical expertise, formulation capabilities and market knowledge which it considers as critical factors before deciding to enter into the agreement.
Azelis is also positioned to build on its existing worldwide partnership with Roquette, a global leader in plant-based ingredients. In 2020, Azelis was appointed as the preferred distribution partner of Roquette for the plant care market in Asia Pacific.
Jean Wang, Roquette China CEO said, “We are delighted to further our business relationship with Azelis as part of our commitment to deliver best-in-class services and tailor-made solutions to our customers. With Azelis’ technical and formulation expertise, along with their dedication to use technology and other innovative resources to streamline business processes across the lateral value chain, we are confident that together we can look forward to continued growth in China’s food & health industry.”
Jackson Chu, Managing Director China of Azelis added that Roquette’s range of high-quality plant-based ingredients are complementary to its overall portfolio and core values of providing sustainable ingredients and innovative solutions to its partners.
Azelis China started its distribution business in 2012, In 2020, it acquired CosBond and the Chinese Personal Care business of Bronson & Jacobs, to strengthen its position as a leading distributor of specialty chemicals and food ingredients in the China market. Azelis also operates 5 dedicated Food & Health application laboratories in Asia Pacific, with the one in China having advanced dairy and bakery capabilities.
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