Bangkok, 14 October 2019: Sacco S.r.l. Cadorago, Italy and Jebsen & Jessen Ingredients announced a new partnership that will see Sacco’s Dairy culture and probiotic dairy products distributed exclusively by Jebsen & Jessen Ingredients in Thailand, Myanmar, Indonesia, Cambodia, Malaysia, and the Philippines.
Led by Luigi Rossi, Dairy Business Unit Export Director, Sacco Srl, and Marc Deschamps, Regional Managing Director & CEO of Jebsen & Jessen Ingredients – the contract signing took place at the annual Food Ingredients ASIA, in BITEC Bangna, Bangkok, Thailand, on September 12, 2019.
This partnership adds to the success of a previous agreement between Jebsen & Jessen Ingredients and Sacco in China. In South East Asia the new agreement will leverage the combined strength of Jebsen & Jessen Ingredients’ distribution service and Sacco’s product portfolio to bring outstanding products and solutions to the region’s growing Yoghurt industry.
“Jebsen & Jessen Ingredient’s deep expertise in specialty ingredients distribution and customer support is a perfect fit. We are excited to be expanding our involvement in South East Asia through this new partnership to provide our customers better access to Sacco’s product lines,” said Luigi.
Marc Deschamps, Regional Managing Director & CEO of Jebsen & Jessen Ingredients also commented on the partnership. “We are very happy to bring over 80 years of Sacco culture development in Europe to the region where we can use our strong distribution experience to help drive the regions yoghurt market.”
About Jebsen & Jessen Ingredients
Jebsen & Jessen Ingredients promotes and distributes chemical and life science ingredients for multiple industrial and manufacturing applications. We have more than 350 technical sales and customer service staff to connect technology from more than 100 supplier partners to 6,000 customers across ASEAN.
In business for over 54 years, Jebsen & Jessen Ingredients operates six regional business lines: Coating & Resins, Plastic & Rubber, Performance Chemicals, Agribusiness, Food Ingredients, and Pharmaceutical, Personal & Home Care Ingredients with direct presence in nine countries, including ASEAN’s emerging markets Myanmar and Cambodia.
- Distributing over 160,000 tonnes of specialty chemicals and ingredients per year.
- More than 100 technology partners, including the world’s leading brands.
- Serving more than 6,000 customers throughout the South East Asia region.
- 600m² of high technology lab space serving customers and suppliers regionally
For more information, visit www.ingredients.jjsea.com
About Sacco S.r.l. Cadorago, Italy
Established northern Italy in 1934, Sacco is a as a biotech company that has positioned itself in the international market as a producer and partner in research, scale up, production and packaging of selected frozen and lyophilized, microbial cultures, to be used for food and for the production of probiotic food products.
The Sacco know-how and expertise supports the fermented foods industry in the production of healthier ingredients, enriched by the characteristics appreciated by customers and end consumers. The company's strength lies in the Research & Development team, who can develop customized cultures for the individual customer, through validated and guaranteed procedures.
Sacco is a company of Sacco System, the biotech network applied in food, nutraceutical and the pharmaceutical industry. For more information, visit www.saccosystem.com