CP Kelco Names L.V. Lomas as New Distributor for the United States

ATLANTA (September 21, 2015) — CP Kelco, a leading global producer of specialty hydrocolloid solutions, announced today that L.V. Lomas will be its exclusive distributor for all its products sold into food, consumer and industrial applications in the United States, effective January 1, 2016.

As CP Kelco’s distribution partner in Canada for the last 10 years, L.V. Lomas has a proven reputation for agility, flexibility and personal attention to CP Kelco customers.  L.V. Lomas offers complete U.S. market coverage, secure supply chains, solid technical service and extensive customer support.

“We are pleased to expand our relationship with L.V. Lomas into the U.S.,” said James Schkade, Vice President, Americas. “Together, our organizations are committed to delivering the same level of service in the U.S. that our Canadian customers have come to expect and appreciate.”

Founded in 1960, L.V. Lomas is one of North America’s leading distributors of chemicals and ingredients, raw materials and packaging products. More detailed information about L.V. Lomas is available at www.lvlomas.com.

About CP Kelco

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, CP Kelco is a leading producer of specialty hydrocolloids with offices and facilities across the globe.  Featuring an extensive range of hydrocolloid solutions, CP Kelco leverages its capabilities to bring concepts and ideas to real-world products in a broad range of applications. The company’s specialty ingredients touch a wide variety of applications including food and beverage, consumer, industrial and household products, all tailored to meet the various needs of consumers. Key product lines include Gellan Gum, Pectin,  Cellulose Gum, Carrageenan, Xanthan Gum, Diutan Gum, and Microparticulated Whey Protein, as well as other unique bipolymers.  Visit www.cpkelco.com for more information.


Michele Cacdac-Jones
Global Director of Communications at CP Kelco
Office: +1 678 247 7149

 3100 Cumberland Boulevard, Suite 600
Atlanta, GA 30339 USA