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Puratos

Puratos provides raw materials and application expertise for artisans and food service customers in the bakery, patisserie and chocolate sectors.  Read more

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CEO

Daniel Malcorps

CEO Approval Rating

100/100

Founded:

1919

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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Barry Callebaut has been one of Puratos's top competitors. Barry Callebaut's headquarters is in Zurich, Zurich, and was founded in 1996. Like Puratos, Barry Callebaut also competes in the Food Processing field. Barry Callebaut generates 317% of Puratos's revenue.

AAK is one of Puratos's top rivals. AAK is a Public company that was founded in Malmo, Skåne län in 1871. Like Puratos, AAK also works within the Food Processing industry. AAK has 9,100 fewer employees vs. Puratos.

Zeelandia is perceived as one of Puratos's biggest rivals. Zeelandia was founded in 1990, and is headquartered in Zierikzee, Zeeland. Like Puratos, Zeelandia also competes in the Food Processing sector. Zeelandia generates $2B less revenue vs. Puratos.

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Puratos Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
RusHleb

Feb 2021

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undisclosed
Ruskhleb is an ingredient manufacturer that produces and supplies dry fermentation, mixers and improvers for the bakery and confectionery industry.
Sandel Foods, Inc.

Oct 2019

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undisclosed
SFI produces and distributes fillings, icings, glazes, syrups and sauces to individuals and restaurants.

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Plange Bakery Ingredient Business, PMG Premium Mühlen Gruppe GmbH & Co

Apr 2018

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undisclosed
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Fruitapeel

Dec 2017

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undisclosed
Fruitapeel produces and sells fruit and confectionery sauces, juices and smoothies for retail and food service sectors.
Diamant Nahrungsmittel GmbH

Feb 2017

Source »
undisclosed
Diamant is a producer and marketer of bakery ingredient products for the food industry.

These are all the companies that Puratos has acquired. Puratos has acquired 8 companies and its latest acquisition was RusHleb in Feb 2021. Ruskhleb is an ingredient manufacturer that produces and supplies dry fermentation, mixers and improvers for the bakery and confectionery industry.

Puratos Funding History

Since Puratos was founded in 1919, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Puratos has raised $44.5M. Puratos' funding round was on Feb 2016 for a total of $44.5M

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Feb 2016
$44.5M

European Investment Bank

Since Puratos was founded in 1919, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Puratos has raised $44.5M. Puratos' funding round was on Feb 2016 for a total of $44.5M

Puratos Investments

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These are all the companies that Puratos has invested in. Puratos has invested 8 companies and its latest investment was RusHleb in Feb 2021. Ruskhleb is an ingredient manufacturer that produces and supplies dry fermentation, mixers and improvers for the bakery and confectionery industry.

Puratos News

April 21, 2021Baking Business

Puratos adds organic, whole wheat product to sourdough range

Sapore Lee Organic offers a mild acetic flavor profile.... See more »
April 15, 2021ConfectioneryNews

Puratos USA launches sugar reduced chocolate using chicory root fibre

Puratos USA, a leading bakery ingredient and Belgian chocolate supplier, has announced the launch of ... See more »
April 13, 2021BakeryAndSnacks

Puratos joins EIT Food in FoodSparks to foster the next generation of agrifood innovators

FoodSparks â a seed fund tailored to support the most promising European early-stage enterprises â ha... See more »
March 23, 2021BakeryAndSnacks

Puratos launches incubator to spark bakery and pastry innovation

Puratos has launched a global food tech venture â the first in the bakery, pastry and chocolate secto... See more »
March 12, 2021Baking Business

Puratos to incubate and invest in startups

Company seeks to support startups innovating in bakery and confectionery industries.... See more »
March 11, 2021Perishable News

Sparkalis Empowers Food Tech Changemakers and Start-Ups to Turn Ideas Into Success

Sparkalis, an exciting new venture that will support innovation in the food tech sector, was launched... See more »
March 4, 2021Perishable News

Puratos USA is on a Mission to Create "Indulgence You Can Feel Good About"

Puratos is on a mission to turn this dream into a reality. Today, they announced RE-invent Indulgence... See more »

Puratos Blogs

May 20, 2016Puratos Group Blog

Focaccia

With a dough similar to what is used in Pizza, Focaccia is a flat oven-baked Italian bread that offer... See more »
May 5, 2016Puratos Group Blog

Lemon Crumble Cheesecake

Creamy, comforting with just a hint of crunch, cheesecake is the ultimate dessert. Here's a tasty cre... See more »
April 29, 2016Puratos Group Blog

Rye Bread

Delicious traditional flavour Eastern European style rye bread. Rye bread is a type of bread made wit... See more »
April 21, 2016Puratos Group Blog

Reduce fat in rich breads while preserving their taste

Fats are an essential part of our diet. Not only do fats supply us with energy, they also contribute ... See more »
April 21, 2016Puratos Group Blog

Croissant varieties

A perfect croissant combines a cracking sound, perfect layers and an exquisite sensory experience of ... See more »
April 15, 2016Puratos Group Blog

Coffee Bark

A chocolate bark is a sheet of chocolate that comes in irregular shapes and usually covered with nuts... See more »
April 8, 2016Puratos Group Blog

Zebra Cake

Looking to bring variety to your cake assortment? Opt for Tegral Satin Cream! This zebra cake made of... See more »

Puratos Press Releases

June 29, 2016Business Wire

Global Caramel Ingredients Market Worth USD 2.65 Billion by 2021 - Demand for Caramel in Bakery & Confectionery Products - Research and Markets

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Caramel Ingredients ... See more »
November 2, 2015PR FREE.ORG

Food Enzyme Market - Global Industry Analysis,Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019

Transparency Market Research Reports incorporated a definite business overview and investigation incl... See more »

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Puratos Headquarters

Industrialaan 25 Zone Maalbeek

Groot-Bijgaarden, Brussels-Capital Regionpuratos

32-2-481-44-44

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Puratos Summary

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Overview

Puratos provides raw materials and application expertise for artisans and food service customers in the bakery, patisserie and chocolate sectors.  Puratos was founded in 1919. Puratos' headquarters is located in Groot-Bijgaarden, Brussels-Capital Regi...

CEO

Puratos's CEO, Daniel Malcorps, currently has an approval rating of 100%. Puratos's primary competitors are Barry Callebaut, AAK & Zeelandia.

Frequently Asked Questions about Puratos

  1. When was Puratos founded?

    Puratos was founded in 1919
  2. Who is Puratos's CEO?

    Puratos's CEO is Daniel Malcorps
  3. How much revenue does Puratos generate?

    Puratos generates $2.4B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Puratos have?

    Puratos has historically raised $44.5M in funding
  1. Where is Puratos's headquarters?

    Puratos's headquarters is in Groot-Bijgaarden Brussels-Capital Region, BE
  2. How many employees does Puratos have?

    Puratos has 13,000 employees
  3. What sector does Puratos operate in?

    Puratos is in Food Processing, Baked Goods, Frozen & Prepared Foods, Food Distribution
  4. Who are Puratos's competitors?

    Puratos's top competitors are Barry Callebaut, AAK, Zeelandia