CLEARFIELD, UTAH – March 9, 2016 – Albion® Human Nutrition, premier premier manufacturer of patented organic mineral amino acid chelates, has named Brenntag, Inc. its 2015 Supplier of the Year. Brenntag, one of Albion’s top suppliers, was recognized for their outstanding performance in 2015. The award was presented in Salt Lake City, Utah on March 1, 2016.
“Brenntag is a very long-term, important partner to Albion,” said Brett Ashmead, Vice President, Supply Chain & HR, of Albion Minerals. “Our suppliers participate in a meticulous rating process with the end goal to build a better mineral and offer high quality products to our customers.”
Each year, Albion evaluates suppliers’ performance based on rigorous criteria. Brenntag’s rating was exceptional, as measured by 2014 performance in the following key areas:
- Customer Service
Brenntag, Inc. is a trusted ingredient and chemical supplier of products that serve the food, nutritional, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, personal care, agricultural and industrial markets. Brenntag has been an outstanding supplier to Albion for many years. Albion continues to grow and enhance its strategic, long-term partnerships and to nurture mutually beneficial relationships with all its suppliers and customers.
The names (left to right, clockwise): Jim Heyward (VP, Northern Region); Darin Jenkins (Administrative Manager); Tammy Elton (Customer Service); Brett Ashmead (Albion);
Bob Thomas (Food and Fine Ingredients); Chris Gantz (District Manager); Dave Vela (Food Industry Manager); Kosmo Androulidakis (Account Manager)
Albion Minerals is Balchem’s premium line of specialty minerals. Highly effective nutritional mineral forms that can be easily absorbed by the human body, these organic molecules are known as mineral amino acid chelates; they are used in nutritional supplements and food fortification to provide complete organic mineral nutrition, giving consumers the greatest chance to absorb minerals for their best biological advantage.
About Brenntag, Inc.
Brenntag North America, headquartered in Reading, PA, is part of the Brenntag Group. They are proud to be the global market leader in full-line ingredient and chemical distribution, dedicated to: providing responsible distribution of raw materials and services; maintaining integrity in their business transactions; creating long-lasting relationships with customers and suppliers; and keeping in mind the best interests of their employees and the public.