On the 1st of January 2018 Ten Kate acquired the Collapro production plant in Groenlo, The Netherlands, from Hulshof Protein Technologies.
The Groenlo production facility is a high-tech production site and unique in the world. Alongside with the production plant an experienced team of employees of production, sales, R&D and quality assurance joins Ten Kate to strengthen their competency in functional proteins.
With Collapro Ten Kate expands its portfolio of functional proteins with high-end quality products. Together with MEPRO Ten Kate is now able to meet any specific customer demand in terms of product functionality, texture and applicability.
The acquisition of Collapro fastens Ten Kate’s strategy to become a market leader in functional meat proteins. From now on their protein activities will operate under the name Ten Kate Protein Technologies.