Who is Fibersol?
ADM / MATSUTANI LLC
The joint venture between Archer Daniels Midland Company, Matsutani Chemical Industry Co., Ltd., and Matsutani America, Inc, which officially formed May 1, 2006, supports the worldwide sales and marketing of Fibersol®, a full line of soluble dietary fiber food ingredients that can be used in a variety of food and beverage applications as well as dietary supplements. This unique collaboration results in an integrated, competitive food ingredient company whose core strength is working as development a partner with innovative food manufacturers.
Invented by Japan’s Matsutani Chemical Industry Co., Ltd., Fibersol®-2 soluble dietary fiber has been primarily produced at ADM’s Clinton, Iowa, facility since 1999. Additional products including Fibersol®-2 AG, Fibersol®-LQ and Fibersol®-HS have since been added to the product line.
The joint venture combines Matsutani’s strong technical and scientific expertise with ADM’s vast production facilities and transportation network, resulting in a quality food ingredient that is backed by attentive, reliable service and supply.
ARCHER DANIELS MIDLAND
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve vital needs. Today, 30,000 ADM employees around the globe convert oilseeds, corn, wheat and cocoa into products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. With more than 265 processing plants, 400 crop procurement facilities, and the world’s premier crop transportation network, ADM helps connect the harvest to the home in more than 160 countries. For more information about ADM and its products, visit www.adm.com.
Matsutani America, Inc., Itasca, Illinois, is a U.S. representative of Matsutani Chemical Industry Co., Ltd., Japan. Matsutani America, Inc is entirely focused on selling one brand: Fibersol®. With 16 technical sales representatives throughout North America we are unmatched in customer service, product knowledge, and market awareness.
MATSUTANI CHEMICAL INDUSTRY CO., LTD.
Matsutani Chemical Industry Co., Ltd. is a leading producer of industrial & specialty food starches and Maltodextrins in Asia. Founded in 1919, we continue to be a privately held family owned business which employs over 400 people; with over 100 in Research & Development roles. Our headquarters are located in Itami City, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan. We have been a key pioneer in the development of starch technology for over 90 years. What sets us apart from other starch developers/manufacturers is our razor sharp focus on discovering new, cutting edge and innovative technologies.