“We are excited to further expand our organization,” said Steve Yamada, chairman and CEO of Maypro Group. “Wilke has a long-standing industry history and we are happy to continue supporting their suppliers and customers.”
“This partnership will allow our customers to continue receiving the highest quality of service while benefiting from an expanded catalog of high quality ingredients at competitive prices,” said Donovan Smith, CEO of Wilke Resources.
As a part of the transaction, Maypro will become the exclusive agent for several leading ingredients previously represented by Wilke.
“Expanding our branded ingredient portfolio enables us to bring more innovation to both Maypro’s existing customers and Wilke’s long-standing industry partners,” said Dan Lifton, president of Maypro’s Patented and Branded Ingredients division.