READING, PA. — Brenntag North America, Inc. has become a U.S. national distributor for products from Kudos Blends, based in the United Kingdom. Low-sodium systems from Kudos Blends include potassium bicarbonate, which serves as an alternative to sodium bicarbonate to aid bakers in reducing sodium content without removing salt and still ensuring product quality, according to Kudos Blends.

“Kudos brings patented technology and a commitment to continuous innovation that will bring technical expertise to our customers,” said Leslie Darden, marketing director, food, for Reading-based Brenntag North America.

Dinnie Jordan, chief executive officer of Kudos Blends, said, “Brenntag was the ideal choice for us due to their proactive approach and focus on understanding their customers.”