Wholesome Sweeteners Inc
Based in Sugar Land, Texas, Wholesome Sweeteners Inc is the leading distributor of fair trade certified, organic and natural sugars, syrups and nectars in the USA.
A pioneering company, it launched the first agave, organic erthyritol, fair trade and organic honeys, and more recently, stevia.
Selling to both the manufacturing sector and retail under the label of its fast growing ‘Wholesome Sweeteners’ brand, the company also invests heavily in supporting co-operatives in the developing world in order to make a tangible difference to people’s lives.
Set up in 2001 as a joint venture with Imperial Sugar, The Billington Group now own a 26.4% stake in the company in conjunction with Arlon Food and Agriculture Partners.