Kensing acquires plant-sterol manufacturer Vitae Naturals

Kensing, LLC acquired Vitae Naturals, a leading manufacturer of plant sterol esters and non-GMO vitamin E derivatives marketed as Vitasterol and Vitapherole, respectively. 

Kensing, LLC (Kankakee, IL)acquired Vitae Naturals (Talavera de la Reina, Spain), a leading manufacturer of plant sterol esters and non-GMO vitamin E derivatives marketed as Vitasterol and Vitapherole, respectively. 

“We are pleased to bring Vitae Naturals into the Kensing family,” said Serge Rogasik, CEO ofKensing, in a press release. “This acquisition is highly complementary, strengthens our footprint in Europe andenables further expansion in food ingredients. This is an exciting time for both companies, and we look forward to partnering with the Vitae team to accelerate our growth objectives.”

Rafael Cano Mariblanca, general manager of Vitae Naturals, said in a press release: “Our businesses share similar values, and we are delighted to become a part of the Kensing team. Kensing provides a strong platform to build upon our position in our existing markets and expand further into the personal care market. Together, we have a truly diversified footprint with numerous opportunities for growth.”