On September 2, 2020, Barentz International, a leading global distributor of life science ingredients, has expanded its activities in taste and nutrition even further with the acquisition of the Dutch-based spice specialist: Royal Polak Spices – a business-to-business cinnamon specialist.
With over 150 years of experience, Royal Polak Spices is considered the number one cinnamon specialist in the world. The acquisition is aligned with Barentz’ strategy to become a global leader in the life science industries, and to further develop taste and nutrition knowledge, products and services within the Human Nutrition sector.
The completion of the transaction is subject to customary closing conditions, including regulatory approval.
Mr. Jac Sars, the owner of Royal Polak has become a Board Member in the Barentz Group, with the role of strategic advisor.