The leading flour and ingredient company Ardent Mills announced significant investments and updates to expand its retail capabilities. Consumer behaviors are changing and there is more demand for flour related products.
- These investments allow Ardent Mills to increase and streamline retail flour packaging capabilities, and continue to operate at an exceptional rate to safely serve retail demand, wherever it is needed.
- The areas of investment include- a retail packer to the companys existing operations in Mt. Pocono, PA, dedicated retail team to better execute for customers, and three new retail packers to meet the increasing demands.
In February 2020, Ardent Mills announced to acquire Andean Naturals quinoa sourcing, cleaning and packaging operation in Yuba City, California, the USA. The acquisition will strengthen Ardent Mills specialty grain capabilities.
The company had also acquired organic grain elevator in Klamath Falls, Oregon. Andean Naturals is a California based leading importer/wholesaler of organic, fair trade quinoa. The companys quinoa refining facility is located in La Paz, Bolivia.
About Ardent Mills
Ardent Mills, headquartered in Denver, Colorado, the USA, is the premier flour-milling and ingredient company. The companys operations and services are supported by around 35 flour mills and bakery-mix facilities, located in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico. The company also deals in a specialty bakery and Mobile Innovation Center.