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Kice, Sangati Berga create alliance
WICHITA, KANSAS, U.S. - Kice and Sangati Berga announced
on March 29 a strategic alliance between the companies that includes
joint distribution, sales and promotional efforts for new and existing
grain milling projects in the United States and Canada.
"Bringing together over 100 years of combined experience in
the milling industry will bring great value to our customers in the
U.S. and Canada," said Andy Forrester, director of sales for Kice
Industries. "We are excited to be partnering with a company that
has a strong history of executing outstanding projects in the milling
industry and one that continues to develop innovative and highly
The agreement will allow both companies to combine their
resources to deliver turnkey solutions and industry-leading customer
"We are very excited to enter into this strategic alliance with
such a renowned company as Kice Industries, who are known for
the high quality of their equipment and excellent customer service,"
that together, we will offer the U.S. and Canadian markets excellent
solutions, combining the highest levels of equipment and services."
Kice is a fourth-generation, family-owned business that designs
complete industrial air systems and builds most of the equipment
At its manufacturing facility in Fortaleza, Brazil, Sangati Berga
designs and builds a complete range of equipment for grain milling
Kice Industries and Sangati Berga have created an alliance for joint distribution, sales and promotional efforts. Photo courtesy of Kice Industries.
and mix plants serving the food industry and animal feed plants.
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it manages equipment sales and turnkey projects for facilities
processing cereals and their derivatives.
Bühler Aeroglide appoints new leadership
CARY, NORTH CAROLINA, U.S. - Mark Newton has been
appointed as regional manager of Europe, Middle East and Africa of
Bühler Aeroglide, a global leader in thermal process engineering and
technology for food, feed, and industrial markets.
As regional manager, based in Manchester, U.K., Newton will
be responsible for business development and strategic planning that
aligns Bühler Aeroglide's overall business strategy with the wider
Europe, Middle East and Africa regions.
Newton comes to Bühler Aeroglide with an understanding
of process machinery, having served global organizations in the
chemical, mineral, food, waste, automotive and aerospace sectors.
In his tenure with Mitchell Dryers, Ltd., Newton led capital sales
and equipment development for Mitchell's processing expertise and
market requirements. Prior to Mitchell Dryers, Newton was technical
sales engineer for Primatronic PLC and Cussons Technology.
"Mark is an excellent addition to our international team who can
help us realize opportunities for closer regional collaboration as
we continue to invest in direct sales, develop our key sectors, and
expand Bühler Aeroglide's product range," said Andy Britt, vicepresident of sales.
Depart, Satake host Rice Millers Association
ISTANBUL, TURKEY - Depart and Satake hosted the chairman
and members of the Rice Millers Association at a meeting and dinner
March 3 in Istanbul, Turkey.
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Matkin, area sales manager, and his team from Satake introduced its
products to the rice millers during the meeting.
Cengiz Tiryakioglu, general manager of Depart, and Mucahid
Odacil, area sales specialist, also made presentations.
At the dinner after the meeting, Satake senior executives met Birol
Kocaman, who is the chairman of Rice Millers Association, and 30
Görkem Alapala, vice-chairman of Alapala, also attended this organization that strengthens the sectoral links between Turkey and Japan.
Depart and Satake hosted the Rice Millers Association in Istanbul, Turkey.
Photo courtesy of Depart.
May 2018 / World Grain / www.World-Grain.com