April : IOI Loders Croklaan Americas unveiled its palm oil processing plant in Channahon, Illinois. Reputed to the largest in Western Hemisphere, the plant expansion project named APEX (Advanced Palm Expansion) doubled the existing facility’s capacity and included new storage tanks, a Gerstenberg-Schroeder votator system, reactor systems, deodorizer and more.
March : IOI Loders Croklaan Asia launched its very first
Creative Studio and its new office complex located in Pasir Gudang. The Creative
Studio Asia is an outcome of a successful penetration of the concept in the
Loders Croklaan European facility.
June : IOI-Loders Croklaan
Europe officially launched Rotterdam Palm Oil Plant Complex, a new, cutting-edge
refinery at the Netherlands on 16 June 2010. A breakthrough in innovation and
sustainability, this new plant consolidates IOI’s position as the first company
in the world to produce enzymatically rearranged ingredients for food
manufacturers that is consistent and cost-effective.
The following day,
IOI-Loders Croklaan also launched its first Creative Studio in Wormerveer, the
Netherlands. A unique innovative concept for the confectionery market, the
studio is inspired from the company’s motto Let’s Create Together. It is a center where
clients can dream up new products, learn recipes directly from world-class
chocolatiers and work with dedicated specialists to transform ideas into a
commercially viable reality.
May : Lipid Nutrition introduced VitaTrin®, a new palm-based
tocotrienol, which belongs to the vitamin E family, and has a very powerful
antioxidant action which could prevent tissue and cell damage. It is made from
palm oil, which comes out of the Loders Croklaan Group factory in Rotterdam.
March : PinnoThin™, the all-natural appetite suppressant,
won The Most Innovative Ingredient Award at the Slimming Ingredients Germany
2007 conference. It was also highly commended in the Best New Health Initiative
Category of the Dairy Innovation Awards 2007 during the Global Dairy
October : IOI-Loders Croklaan’s Couva™ 850 NH was nominated
for the Most Innovative Food Ingredient Fi Europe Award 2007.
IOI & Loders Croklaan Group launched Biofuel Program in Europe.
Loders Croklaan Lipid Nutrition acquired the CLA business of
First Bio Energy Conference on IOI Loders Croklaan site in Rotterdam.
Lipid Nitrition became a private limited liable company.
PinnoThin wins two awards; the Health Ingredient Silver Award and the Frost
& Sullivan Award.
SensoryEffects Business Unit sold to Performance Chemicals & Ingredients
IOI/Loders Croklaan joins the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil Executive
Prime Minister of Malaysia, YAB Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi
unveiled the topmost point of Europe's biggest palm oil refinery in Rotterdam
during his official visit to the Netherlands/Germany.
Loders Croklaan marks IOI group connection with new company logo
A major fire has struck the vegetable oil and fats production and refinery
site of ArmaFoods and Loders Crorklaan in Ciaro, Egypt (June).
Building De Adelaar sold to Vanillia (June).
Loders Croklaan Lipid Nutrition launched PinnoThin, a product which combats
the feeling of hungry by stimulating the production of certain gastric juices
which give a feeling of being full up (June).
Encapsolation business in the US sold
First crude palm oil tanker arrived at Loders Croklaan's new palm oil
refinery and deliverd the first 10,000 tonnes of crude palm oil (Sept).
The first 25 tons of fully refined palm oil have been delevered from Loders
Croklaan's palm oil refinery in Rotterdam (Oct).
Loders Croklaan North America opens new oil processing factory in Channahan
Loders Croklaan sold Food Protein Businessto Barentz BV (Nov).
Loders Croklaan Lipid Nutrition has been awarded the 2005 Frost&Sullivan
Excellence in Technology Award in the category Nutraceuticals and Nutrition