Silliker Expanding Capabilities

October 25, 2011

The company has started construction on a new laboratory in Crete, IL.

Silliker Inc. (Chicago) says it is adding new locations and growing its services to better serve dietary supplement manufacturers worldwide.

The company has started construction on a new laboratory in Crete, IL, which will house research and development activities as well as a commercial testing laboratory. The firm says that when completed next year, the 71,000-sq-ft facility will be one of the largest food testing laboratories in the United States.

“The Crete laboratory will be our most sophisticated building and will serve as a blueprint for future Silliker developments both here and abroad,” stated Johannes Burlin, president of Silliker North America, in a press release.