Folexco and East Earth Herb form largest botanical extract manufacturer
On April 23, Folexco announced that it had acquired a controlling percentage
of East Earth Herb stock. Based in Montgomeryville, PA, Folexco is a
well established producer of extracts and flavors. The company is a
member of the AM Todd Group of Kalamazoo, MI, which has annual sales
of roughly $300 million. Eugene, OR-based East Earth Herb has been supplying
botanical extracts to the dietary supplement industry for nearly 30
years. The company reports sales of $15 million annually. East Earth
Herb CEO Peggy Breevort will serve as president for the joint enterprise,
and Folexco President and CEO David Wilson will be the new CEO.
Folexco Home Page, April 23, 1999.
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