Univar Solutions, a global chemical and ingredient distributor, announced an agreement with Denmark based Novozymes to expand in the Russian bakery market.
Details are provided below:
- The agreement with Novozymes provides Univar LLC a platform to expand the scope of its activities into the Russian food and beverage market
- The initial focus will begin with developing opportunities for the baking industry within the Moscow and St. Petersburg regions.
- Novozymes is the world leader in biological solutions.
- “Rising consumer expectations for bread quality and recent regulations aiming to decrease bread returns, and consequently bread waste, will drive interest for Novozymes’ proven solutions,” said Christian Hertz, head of distribution, Novozymes. “Additionally, the growing trend toward health and wellness awareness is shaping the product portfolio of bread manufacturers, which increases the need for innovation. Novozymes looks forward to expanding the availability of these solutions through the cooperation with Univar Solutions.”