Brussels, Belgium 1 July 2022 - Starch Europe, the trade association representing the European starch industry, today announced the addition of the Sacchetto SpA as a new member. 

We are delighted to welcome Sacchetto to the Starch Europe family”, said Jamie Fortescue, Managing Director of Starch Europe. “Starch Europe continuously strives to represent the full breadth of EU starch producers, and already counts over 95% of the industry as members. In this period of both concerns and causes for optimism, it is all the more important to continue to grow our membership, to better stand together to tackle the many challenges ahead.”

An established European manufacturer of starches, proteins and alcohol, based in Italy,  Sacchetto SpA is a family-owned company in operation for more than 70 years.  

We are glad to join this association. With a focus on constant, continuous improvement, we are certain that the network and best practice sharing within Starch Europe will provide a great opportunity for Sacchetto to grow in a broader and more international perspective”, said Giuliano Sacchetto, General Director at Sacchetto SpA. “We see this as an important further step towards an equal and more competitive environment while being able to better work together to advance the reputation of EU starch-based ingredients”.

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For further information, please contact:

Jamie Fortescue - Managing Director

+32 2 289 67 67 - jamie.fortescue@starch.eu

Andreas Delvaux - Head of Communications

+ 32 2 289 67 63 - andreas.delvaux@starch.eu

July 1, 2022