ChemPoint.com to distribute BASF ingredients in U.S.
February 12, 2007
by Eric Schroeder
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — BASF Corp., a provider of nutrition solutions for the dietary supplement, beverage and food industries, has entered an agreement with Bellevue, Wash.-based ChemPoint.com under which ChemPoint will be BASF’s preferred partner in the United States.
As part of the partnership, ChemPoint will distribute certain BASF products in the United States, including a complete range of fat and water soluble vitamins, carotenoids and other health ingredients for the food, beverage and dietary supplement industries. BASF’s nutritional ingredients are used in such items as tablets, hard and soft gelatin capsules, functional beverages, juices and food products.
"Our customers in the food, beverage and dietary supplement industries will benefit from the combination of BASF’s production and technical expertise with ChemPoint’s marketing and e-distribution capabilities," said Folker Ruchatz, director, pharma solutions and human nutrition, BASF.