American agribusiness and food firm Cargill declared Wednesday that it has bought cake decorations provider Leman Decoration Group, expanding its choices of decoration remedies to the bakery sector.

Leman Decoration serves artisanal, compact industrial and the dwelling baking segments. Cargill said the organization will turn out to be section of its Global Gourmand and Distribution group and emphasis on gourmet consumers in Europe and other world markets.

“By incorporating Leman Decoration Group to the Cargill spouse and children, we’re capable to aid our gourmand and industrial buyers at each action in their journey – from idea to finished product,” Inge Detmeyere, taking care of director, Cargill Chocolate Europe, claimed in a company release. “Our focused Gourmand organization will be a genuine a single-stop shop for all their chocolate wants, inclusions, decorations, couverture chocolate, and now also, an substantial range of unique decorations, all backed by a one of a kind platform for seem shopper provider, including substantial R&D and printing abilities, and the merged skills and assets of two globe-class corporations.”

The freshly obtained company’s portfolio contains cake decorations, chocolate printings, sugar-based mostly decorations and wafers. Leman Decoration’s customers span throughout 55 countries. Underneath the conditions of the transaction, Cargill will obtain Leman Decoration’s manufacturing facilities in Belgium, Mauritius and Thailand. 450 staff at the web sites will join Cargill.

Cargill purchased Belgian chocolate and sweets decorations maker Smet in 2019. The deal extra two manufacturing site’s to the company’s decorations footprint.