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< img src=" "class =" ff-og-image-inserted" > The Barry Callebaut Group has announced it is acquiring Europe Chocolate Company (ECC), a Belgian privately-owned B2B producer of chocolate specializeds and decorations.In a statement,

the Swiss-headquartered business said it has actually authorized a contract with ECC in a strategic procurement that will expand the Group’s worth adding specializeds capacities, allowing Barry Callebaut to satisfy the raising need of food makers for very tailor-maked specialty chocolate and also decorations.ECC’s innovative inhouse established innovation will additionally incorporate with Barry Callebaut’s specialized chocolate moulding capacities enabling the Group to supply tailor-made options.” We have a long-lasting partnership with ECC and also strongly count on the development opportunities

of highly personalized commercial specialized delicious chocolate active ingredients. The procurement will help us to better widen our market placement thanks to ECC’s unique expertise as well as its very versatile manufacturing center in Belgium,” claimed Wim Debedts, Vice President Food Manufacturers Western Europe at Barry Callebaut.ECC has actually been producing specialty delicious chocolate components since 1993. Its adaptable production configuration enables it to supply a wide range of customers such as biscuit, bakeshop, dairy

, ice-cream, confectionery, and also food service sectors. The business runs a chocolate factory and a stockroom in Malle, close to Antwerp, Belgium.” I am really happy with the specialty chocolate service we have actually developed from scratch over the past near to 30 years. Signing Up With the Barry Callebaut family members will speed up as well as allow ECC’s development with access to new customers

, brand-new geographies by means of a broad sales network, assisting to accentuate our unique proposal,” Eric Van Tichelen, Managing Director of ECC.