CHILLIWACK, B.C. — Puratos Canada, the Canadian arm of global Belgium-based ingredient supplier, Puratos, has announced its acquisition of Sandel Foods Inc. (SFI).
SFI is a premier fruit-filling producer in Western Canada, supplying consumers across Western Canada and the Western U.S.
It is the only processor in Canada to provide glacé fruit products and is particularly known for its organic and preservative-free fillings.
“Finding a partner in Puratos gives us the confidence that the business will continue to grow on a global level and Sandel Foods will gain access to new technologies and industry-leading research and development opportunities,” says Wade Godin, commercial director of Sandel Foods.
“We strongly believe this strategic acquisition will be mutually beneficial and allow growth for both parties,” says Edouard Pot, president of Puratos Canada.
Future endeavors include exploring opportunities to bring in new resources, capabilities and R&D support to enable accelerated growth.