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  • Mark Staples Named Executive Director of Marketing

    Kalsec is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Staples as Executive Director of Marketing. Staples brings with him 19 years of global client and agency marketing experience from several organizations, including his most recent role with The Kellogg Company. Staples graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Arts degree and a […]

  • Trade Show Events 2020

    Visit Kalsec at these trade show events in 2020: Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the global food industry trade show event schedule has altered. We will continue to update this page accordingly with information about where you can find Kalsec booths at trade show events around the globe.   Event Location Dates Natural Products Expo West […]

  • Kalsec VP Named to EARTH Board

    Gustavo Puente, Senior VP of Procurement Kalsec is proud to announce Gustavo Puente, the company’s Senior Vice President of Procurement, has been named to the EARTH University Board of Directors. Puente graduated from EARTH University with a B.S. in Agricultural Sciences. During his time at the University, Puente was introduced to Kalsec through an internship. […]

  • Kalsec® Promotes Additional Leadership

    Private and Sustainable for 100 Years Kalsec, a leading global producer of high quality flavor and color solutions for the food and beverage industry, is pleased to announce the promotion of three employees to senior leadership positions. “Since our founding in 1958, our strongest asset has been our people,” said Dr. Scott Nykaza, Chief Executive […]

  • Videka – Joint Venture with Diana Pet Food

    Natural Antioxidants for Pet Food The story of pet food begins with love and devotion. Pet parents want the best for their furry family member. They want to know that the choice they are making will keep their animals protected and healthy. To create the best options available, two leading companies, Kalsec® and Diana Pet […]

  • 2018 Social Responsibility Report

    Growing Responsibly Kalsec is proud to announce our 2018 corporate social responsibility (CSR) report. As expected, we learned much in the first year after issuing the 2017 report, including areas where we are leading and areas where we need to focus more energy. We also identified areas where we can have more impact working closely […]

  • AA Rating From British Retail Consortium

    Exceptional Quality Control and Food Safety Kalsec has achieved an AA rating by the British Retail Consortium (BRC) for blending and mixing liquid spice and herb extracts at the Mildenhall UK facility. The BRC AA rating is achieved when a company demonstrates exceptional quality control and food safety practices. This achievement is part of Kalsec’s […]

  • 25-Year Partnership With EARTH University

    Kalsec is Celebrating 25 Years of EARTH Interns For 25 years, students from EARTH (Escuela de Agricultura de la Region Tropical Humeda) University in Costa Rica have journeyed to Kalamazoo, Michigan for Kalsec’s internship program. Kalsec hosted a heartwarming reunion between several former interns and their host families to celebrate this 25-year achievement and to […]

  • Trade Show Events 2019

    Visit Kalsec at the following trade shows in 2019:   Event Location Dates CFIA Rennes, France March 12-14, 2019 Food Ingredients China Shanghai, China March 18-20, 2019 Craft Brewers Conference Denver, Colorado April 8-11, 2019 Association of Dressings and Sauces Technical Meeting Louisville, Kentucky April 28-30, 2019 Petfood Forum Kansas City, Missouri April 29 – May […]

  • The Farmhouse Early Learning Center

    On-Site Childcare As a family owned business, we understand that work-life balance is essential to the health and success of our organization. In 2017, at the Kalamazoo headquarters, Kalsec opened an on-site early learning center which provides quality childcare and pre-school programming for employees raising families. The Farmhouse Early Learning Center is open to children […]