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We provide expertly crafted ingredients that help your savory food and brewed beverages look better, taste better and last longer...naturally®.
Unlocking the potential of people, nature & science to nourish the world.
Consider Us Your Partner for Success
Headquartered in Kalamazoo, MI, Kalsec is a global company that provides a full portfolio of high quality, natural food and beverage ingredients for savory food and brewed beverage applications. With over 1,500 products and deep in-house expertise, we are uniquely positioned to provide solutions for your natural taste and sensory, food protection, colors and hops needs. And since our ingredients are derived from natural sources we can help you create products that meet the expectations of today's most label-conscious consumers.
Sixty years after our founding we remain a family owned business that takes pride in providing our customers with industry recognized high quality natural ingredients, expertise and superior service.
As a certified B Corp, we also meet the highest recognized social and environmental standards. This represents our commitment to making ethical and sustainable decisions that serve consumers, customers, employees, communities and the environment.
Kalsec Through the Years
Vegetone Color Systems—leader in customizing natural color combinations
Pioneers in use of gas liquid chromatography with spice extraction
Plant breeding program begins
Tetralone Hop Extract—first to provide light stable bitterness in beer for use in clear glass bottles
Aquaresin® water dispersible extracts—leader in developing extracts for use in oil and water applications
Herbalox® Rosemary extract—first to standardize the use of rosemary extract in foods such as meat, poultry, and fish
Kalsec Southwest Opens—Dehydration & extraction facility in Texas
Durabrite® high stability colors—leaders in natural color stabilization
Duralox® oxidation management systems—combination of Aquaresin, Herbalox, and Durabrite technologies to make your products…look better, taste better, last longer