Who We Are
ABFI develops, produces and markets Specialty ingredients for the Food, Beverage and Nutrition, Feed, Pharmaceutical sectors , as well as for a variety of other industrial applications.
ABFI is the Specialty Ingredients Division of Associated British Food.
It comprises six empowered Businesses, diverse in the technologies they command, but sharing a common set of values, a common Business Model and, above all, a common passion to create value for their customers through innovation, agility and entrepreneurship.
These six businesses service diverse industries in Food, Nutrition, Pharmaceuticals, Animal Feed, and other Industrial sectors. Our customers range from very large multinational companies to small and medium-sized regional organisations.
ABFI's specialty ingredients provide their Customers with a wide breadth of functionalities. From taste, texture, shelf-life extension, health and wellness in Food, Nutrition and Feed , to bioavailability enhancement and formulation excipients for pharmaceutical applications, productivity and sustainability enhancement in industrial applications.
Our people are our foundation. Our employees are engaged, empowered, and expert. Their entrepreneurship, diversity and collaborative team working are what makes ABFI Businesses a partner of choice for their customers.
The Unique ABFI Way
- Superior ingredient functionalities
- Differentiated product performance
- Customer centric services
- Cost-in-use focus
End-to-End Agility & Responsiveness to Customers
Consistent, Compliant, Controlled Supply Chain
|Innovate and Customize to deliver superior product functionality through integrated and speedy decision-making across R&D, Sales and Production (The Balanced Triangle)||Deliver quality products reliably, consistently, and in compliance with regulatory and customer requirements||
Acquire, develop, and retain technical talent throughout the whole end to end supply chain and in each ABFI Company
An Enabling and Aligned Culture
Empowered Companies & People
Our parent company, Associated British Foods, has been working in the international food, ingredients and retail sectors since 1935, and is renowned for delivering high quality products and services that are central to millions of people’s lives.
Global trends such as consumer demand for natural, health and wellness and higher world demand for protein in food, the increasing requirements for pharmaceutical actives bioavailability enhancement, patient friendly solutions in pharmaceutical applications, and an increasing focus on sustainability all provide growth opportunities for our customers.
ABF Ingredients operates in sectors as diverse as nutrition, food, feed and pharmaceuticals, and our customers range from very large multinationals to small and medium regional companies.