• 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 […]

  • IFT 2019 Trend Review

    Feed Your Future with 2019 IFT Trends Many food industry trends were on display to feed your future at this year’s annual Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) expo in New Orleans, Louisiana. From different takes on cajun cuisine and snacks, to alternative proteins and African flavors, IFT 2019 did not disappoint. Our trend experts walked […]

  • 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 […]

  • Dr. Poulson Joseph Receives AMSA Award

    Distinguished Achievement Award The American Meat Science Association (AMSA) has announced that Dr. Poulson Joseph is the recipient of one of three Distinguished Achievement Awards. The award was given at a special awards banquet at the AMSA 71st Reciprocal Meat Conference (RMC) on Tuesday, June 26, 2018 in Kansas City, MO. The Achievement Award was […]

  • Social Responsibility Report

    First Social Responsibility Report “Kalsec has a long history of prioritizing social responsibility, it is a part of our DNA,” says George Todd, executive chairman of the board. Since this is our first report, we have chosen to highlight several defining moments in Kalsec’s history that led us to be the private and sustainable company […]

  • U.S. Grown Crops Sustainably Sourced

    Farm Sustainability Assessment Silver Rating As a first milestone since joining the SAI (Sustainable Agriculture Initiative) Platform in 2017, Kalsec® has worked with its U.S. growers to implement SAI Platform’s FSA 2.0 tool (Farm Sustainability Assessment). The FSA 2.0 tool evaluates sustainable farming practices covering environmental, economic and social aspects and is a widely recognized […]

  • Kalsec® Accepted to the SAI Platform

    Sustainable Agriculture Initiative Program Kalsec® has been accepted into membership to the Sustainable Agriculture Initiative Platform (SAI Platform). The SAI Platform was created in 2002 by the food industry to actively promote the worldwide development of sustainable agriculture, involving different stakeholders of the food chain. The SAI Platform supports sustainable agricultural practices including the efficient […]