The leading flour-milling company, Ardent Mills is planning 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.
After the completion of deal Yuba City will be Ardent Mills first gluten-free sourcing and cleaning facility.
- The Annex is a business unit of Ardent Mills, focused on specialty grains and plant-based ingredients.
- Recently the company has 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.