CHANNAHON, ILL. — IOI Loders Croklaan, a global supplier of commodity and specialty oils and fats, will celebrate on Sept. 5 the grand opening of its Creative Studio in Channahon. The event will feature James Beard Award-winning pastry chef Mindy Segal, who will reflect IOI Loders Croklaanʼs approach to partnering with clients at the Creative Studio to collaboratively accomplish product development goals using its edible oils.

“The Creative Studio is much more than yet another facility with equipment,” said Maarten Goos, marketing manager for IOI Loders Croklaan. “Itʼs a place where partnership, creativity, and unique expertise come together to create ʻbig ideas.ʼ The grand opening is an opportunity for us to share with the industry how we will collaboratively work with our clients to help them create their next ʻbig idea.ʼ”