‘We are glad to have found a competent distribution partner for the French and Canadian market with Uniplex Soltuions,’ comments Lennart Kutschinski, managing director of SternVitamin. In close cooperation with its customers, the company with its headquarters in Ahrensburg, Germany, and operating internationally develops tailormade nutrient premixes for the fortification of foods and the production of food supplements. The portfolio comprises combinations of active ingredients consisting of vitamins, minerals, amino acids and also plant extracts. These offer an additional health benefit in drinks, bakery products and pasta, cereals, dairy products and sweets, and also in baby food, margarine and edible oils. ‘From now on, our aim will be to give even more attention to the individual wishes of our customers in France and Canada with Unipex Solutions as our local distributor,’ Kutschinski explains.
Unipex Solutions has years of experience in the distribution of food ingredients and is an established partner of food manufacturers in France and Canada. The company represents SternVitamin’s entire product range and will be the contact for the food and beverages industry, dairies, baby food manufacturers, and producers of food supplements. Unipex Solutions France is a private company specialising in the distribution of ingredients from well-known international manufacturers in the cosmetics, pharmaceutical, nutrient and food industries. As a distribution expert, the company assists its partners with market-specific product development, specific customer approach, individual customer service and the fields of marketing and logistics.
SternVitamin GmbH is a member of the Stern-Wywiol Gruppe. For 30 years, the group of companies has been among the successful enterprises operating internationally in the world of Food and Feed Ingredients. The 11 specialist firms within the Stern-Wywiol Gruppe produce a wide range of functional systems for food and animal nutrition. Besides SternVitamin for vitamin and mineral premixes, the dynamic group includes such well-known firms as Mühlenchemie for flour improvers; DeutscheBack for baking ingredients; Hydrosol for stabilizing systems; SternEnzym with enzymes for baking, sugar confectionery and the production of alcohol and beer; OlbrichtArom for food flavourings; HERZA Schokolade for functional chocolate pieces; Sternchemie for food lipids, in particular lecithin, MCT oil, red palm oil and spray-dried coconut milk. In the contract production of powdered foods and food supplements the Stern-Wywiol Gruppe operates under the trademark SternMaid. All the firms’ activities revolve around applications research at the modern Technology Centre in *Ahrensburg, near Hamburg, with an area of more than 2 000m², where each of the specialist firms has access to the skills of the whole group through the Know-How Connection.