Palmer Holland Partners With New Health & Nutrition Supplier, Pyure Brands

 

PYURE BRANDS APPOINTS PALMER HOLLAND AS NATIONAL DISTIRBUTOR FOR ITS FULL LINE OF ORGANIC STEVIA SWEETENERS, STEVIA EXTRACTS, AND BLENDS

 

Cleveland, OH – Effective Immediately – Palmer Holland has announced that it has entered into a new distribution partnership, covering the United States, with Pyure Brands.

Under the agreement, Palmer Holland will provide a focused effort to develop business for the Pyure Brands’ Organic Stevia products. The plant-derived, high intensity sweeteners that can be used in a wide variety of applications include:

  • Pyure Organic Reb A 98%
  • Pyure Organic Reb A 80%
  • Pyure Organic Erythritol
  • Pyure Organic Trio (Reb D, C, A)

Stevia is a highly sustainable plant that is part of the sunflower family and native to South America. Pyure harvests and dries the highest quality leaves from the best tasting species of organic, non-GMO stevia plants. Pyure uses only the sweetest part of the leaf to ensure a consistently sweet and tasty flavor with no bitterness.

For more information, contact your Palmer Holland Health & Nutrition Ingredient Consultant or the Palmer Holland Health & Nutrition Technical Director, Charles Barber, at 630-729-4823 or cbarber@palmerholland.com.


About Pyure Brands
At Pyure Brands, we take pride in offering smarter, healthier choices for sweetening your favorite beverages and foods. This includes offering the highest quality, best tasting stevia sweeteners available. The benefits of our calorie-free, sugar-free sweeteners are something that you can feel good about mixing into the daily routine of the whole family. A healthy lifestyle begins with healthier choices, and that is the essence of Pyure Brands, a truly revolutionary stevia company. Vist www.pyureorganic.com.

About Palmer Holland
Established in 1925 as Palmer Supplies Company, today Palmer Holland is a national specialty chemical and ingredient distributor of raw materials with its headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio and 40+ account managers stationed across the United States. We are a private, employee-owned company which allows us greater flexibility in the marketplace and a dedicated platform for long-term success. This flexibility allows us to provide our customers and principals with the most effective and efficient solutions. Our partners are rooted in the areas of CASE (coatings, adhesives, sealants, elastomers), lubricants, personal care, agriculture, health & nutrition, and plastics markets. For more information about Palmer Holland, please visit the company's website at www.palmerholland.com.

Palmer Holland Announces New Vertical With The Addition of Three Health & Nutrition Professionals

 

(L to R: Mike Barnes, Bret Horace, Charles Barber)

Cleveland, OH – Effective March 1, 2018 – Palmer Holland, a leading specialty chemical and ingredient distributor, is pleased to announce that it has added Mike Barnes, Bret Horace, and Charles Barber to helm its new health & nutrition vertical.


Mike Barnes, Business Director – Health & Nutrition, brings over 25 years of experience in the chemical industry to Palmer Holland. Previously, he held the position of Central Region Sales Manager at IMCD (formerly M.F. Cachat). He began his career in sales with Ashland Chemical Distribution (IC&S and Fine Ingredients Divisions) and Witco Corporation (Oleo Chemicals Division).


Bret Horace, Sales Director – Health & Nutrition, touts an extensive food and beverage industry background along with supplementary experience into pharmaceuticals and nutraceuticals. In his most recent role before Palmer Holland, Horace held a similar sales position with Cargill Inc. He started his career as an account manager with Innophos (formerly Rhodia, Inc) before moving on to manage its Corporate Accounts program. From there he became the Business Director – Life Sciences for Brenntag Specialties, Inc.


Charles Barber, Technical Director - Health & Nutrition, carries a resume of 20+ years of experience in the food and nutritional ingredients space from industry leaders BASF Corp. and Archer Daniels Midland Co. He has held positions in a development lab, managed technical sales, and, most recently, worked as strategic oversight of science, regulatory, applications, and quality. Barber is also a professional member of the Institute of Food Technologists.


“Palmer Holland is ready to bring our depth of distribution and logistical knowledge to the food & beverage, pharma, and nutrition markets. This is an incredibly exciting time for our current and future partners,” says Barnes.


For more information, please email Mike Barnes at mbarnes@palmerholland.com or visit the Palmer Holland health & nutrition products page at https://www.palmerholland.com/healthandnutrition.

 

About Palmer Holland
Established in 1925 as Palmer Supplies Company, today Palmer Holland is a national specialty chemical and ingredient distributor with its headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio and 40+ account managers stationed across the United States. We are a private, employee-owned company which allows us greater flexibility in the marketplace and a dedicated platform for long-term success. This flexibility allows us to provide our customers and principals with the most effective and efficient solutions. Our partners are rooted in the areas of CASE (coatings, adhesives, sealants, elastomers), lubricant, personal care, agriculture, health & nutrition, and plastics markets. For more information about Palmer Holland, please visit our website at www.palmerholland.com.