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Kemin Industries and Pestell Nutrition Expand Relationship in Canada
The companies enter a distribution and logistics partnership

MONT-SAINT-HILAIRE, Quebec (November 30, 2020) – Kemin Industries, a global ingredient manufacturer that strives to sustainably transform the quality of life every day for 80 percent of the world with its products and services, and Pestell Nutrition, a leading distributor of minerals, feed ingredients and feed additives within the animal nutrition sector, announced today a distribution and logistics partnership across Canada. This expansion of the two companies’ established relationship will allow Kemin Animal Nutrition and Health – North America to offer its products to a wider range of customers while giving Pestell the opportunity to broaden its value-added feed additive portfolio across Canada.

“Kemin and Pestell have been partners in western Canada for many years with great success. We are delighted to expand our partnership to the whole country to better serve our current customers and provide new opportunities for Kemin products and services to improve the quality of life for people and animals across the country,” said Ferdie Nel, Country Manager – Canada, Kemin Animal Nutrition and Health – North America.

As Kemin Animal Nutrition and Health – North America completes its third year at its expanded location in Canada, it’s preparing for future expansions and increasing product awareness with Canadian producers.

“Growing our partnership with Kemin was an easy decision for Pestell, as it broadens our current relationship, allowing us to serve the needs of all our Canadian customers,” said Jerry Verger, CEO, Pestell Nutrition.

Kemin Animal Nutrition and Health – North America currently offers more than 20 products in Canada, including organic trace minerals, mold inhibitors, antioxidants and acidifiers, amongst other categories of products.

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About Kemin Industries

Kemin Industries (www.kemin.com) is a global ingredient manufacturer that strives to sustainably transform the quality of life every day for 80 percent of the world with its products and services. The company supplies over 500 specialty ingredients for human and animal health and nutrition, pet food, aquaculture, nutraceutical, food technologies, crop technologies and textile industries.

For over half a century, Kemin has been dedicated to using applied science to address industry challenges and offer product solutions to customers in more than 120 countries. Kemin provides ingredients to feed a growing population with its commitment to the quality, safety and efficacy of food, feed and health-related products.

Established in 1961, Kemin is a privately held, family-owned-and-operated company with more than 2,800 global employees and operations in 90 countries, including manufacturing facilities in Belgium, Brazil, China, India, Italy, Russia, San Marino, Singapore, South Africa and the United States.  
 

About Pestell Nutrition Inc.

Pestell Nutrition (www.pestell.com), headquartered in New Hamburg, Ontario, is a leading distributor of minerals & feed ingredients, feed additives, and pet specialty ingredients to a diverse customer base of pre mixers, feed mills, pet food companies, and other end users within the animal nutrition and pet food sectors across Canada and the U.S.

Since 1972, Pestell has been a strategic sourcing partner that continues to help their customers create and deliver nutritional solutions for high performance. 

Pestell maintains 16 warehouses throughout North America, supporting their distribution capabilities.

For further information: Véronique Hébert-Lussier, Marketing Communications and Public Relations Manager, veronique.hebert@kemin.com, 450-467-0854