Press Releases


October 2
CP Kelco Introduces GENU® Explorer Pectin ND-200: A Nature-Based, Label-Friendly Texturizing Agent for Neutral Desserts
October 1
CP Kelco Receives Non-GMO Project Verification for 30 CEKOL® Cellulose Gum Products
September 17
CP Kelco Announces 2018 Pricing Increase of Carboxymethyl Cellulose (CMC) Portfolio
May 11
CP Kelco Closes Sale of Carrageenan Production Site in Philippines to Marcel Trading Corporation
April 16
CP Kelco Receives Non-GMO Project Verification for 9 Xanthan Gum Products
April 9
CP Kelco Adds Four Non-GMO Project Verified Gellan Gums to Portfolio
April 2
CP Kelco Names PT. Azelis Indonesia Distribusi as New Distributor for Indonesia
February 22
CP Kelco Appoints Jennifer Aspen Mason as Sr. Vice President, Global Innovation
February 8
California State Court Rules in Favor of CP Kelco in Trade Secrets Theft Case


October 16
CP Kelco Appoints Didier Viala as New President
May 31
CP Kelco Seeks Strategic Buyer for Carrageenan Plant in Cebu, Philippines
March 29
CP Kelco Expands KELCOGEL® Gellan Gum Production Capacity


October 24
CP Kelco Boosts Capabilities to Serve Middle East, Africa and Turkey with Dubai Office Expansion and New Laboratory
October 7
CP Kelco Honored by Trade Association for Proactive, Highly Effective Water-Reduction Strategies
September 20
Diutan Gum Approved by US EPA for Agricultural Chemical Applications


December 17
CP Kelco Announces Intent to Further Boost Pectin Capacity Following Completion of Brazil Plant Expansions
November 19
CP Kelco Announces Intent to Build New Biogums Plant in North America
September 21
CP Kelco Names L.V. Lomas as New Distributor for the United States
September 16
CP Kelco Announces Plans to Invest in Specialty Biogums Capabilities and Capacity Expansion
April 30
CP Kelco Announces Approval to Build New Citrus Peel Plant in Latin America


September 29
CP Kelco Announces Intent to Build New Citrus Peel Plant in Latin America
September 23
CP Kelco Opens New Office and Innovation Center in Mumbai, India
June 9
CP Kelco Announces New South Asia Hub & Dairy Beverage Center of Excellence
May 19
CP Kelco Announces GENU® Pectin Price Adjustment
February 14
CP Kelco plant expansions support and drive pectin growth


October 14
CP Kelco Again Expands Pectin Capability
June 21
CP Kelco Announces Pectin Capacity Expansion Plans
May 31
Department of Commerce Announces Final Determination on Anti-Dumping Investigation on Chinese and Austrian Xanthan Gum
February 27
CP Kelco Announces Capacity Expansion Post U.S. DOC Trade Anti-Dumping Preliminary Determination
January 15
US DOC Anti-Dumping Margins on Chinese and Austrian Xanthan Gum Imports


December 14
United States FDA Confirms Safety of Carrageenan As Food Ingredient
December 12
CP Kelco Announces CMC Capacity Expansion Plans
December 6
CP Kelco Certifies to Global Food Safety Initiative for All Manufacturing Facilities Globally
August 13
CP Kelco Announces the Appointment of Azelis as Exclusive Distributor for China, Hong Kong
June 5
U.S. International Trade Commission and Department of Commerce to Investigate Fair Trade of Xanthan Gum
May 30
CP Kelco Announces Pectin Capacity Expansion Plans


November 23
CP Kelco Announces Global Price Increase To Ensure Sustainable Supply
November 6
CP Kelco Receives GFSI Certification Leading in the Global Food Safety Initiative
September 28
CP Kelco Launches New Website Targeted to the Beauty and Personal Care Industry
September 23
CP KELCO Wins GOLD for the Most Innovative Food Ingredient at Food Ingredients South America (FISA) 2010
August 1
CP Kelco Xanthan Gum Receives US EPA Design For Environment Registration
July 1
CP Kelco Announces Global Price Increase To Several Strategic Product Lines
May 1
CP Kelco Announces a Family of Products Compliant to New Pharmacopoeias Specifications
February 9
CP Kelco Receives 2010 North American Food Ingredients Technology Innovation of the Year Award
January 14
KELCOGEL® Gellan Gum Approved for Use in Organic Foods and Beverages