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Carol Stream, IL, - - Aug 4, 2010 - - Crest Flavors, a Premium Ingredients International (PII) brand, officially announced that manufacturing has moved from the previous facility in Grandview, Missouri to Carol Stream, Illinois. PII purchased Crest Flavors Inc. at the end of 2009 and promptly began the process of moving all animal feed flavor production to Illinois.

Part of the strategy for the move involved upgrades of new equipment. “We are pleased to have completed this major part of the Crest animal feed flavors strategy”, says Don Thorp, President of Premium Ingredients International. “With a larger manufacturing facility and technology personnel familiar with the livestock and pet food industry, we are on-target to achieve the Crest Flavors growth strategy”.

The purchase of Crest Flavors expands PII’s presence in the ever growing animal feed and pet food industries. “The purchasing and distribution power of PII provides an optimal cost basis for producing animal feed flavor products”, said Donnie Moran, Sales & Marketing Manager for Crest Flavors. “Our livestock and pet food industry has a long history of flavoring and palatability product use. Now manufacturing up-grades will provide high quality product at the best cost as a real strategy for our customers. We look forward to providing continued Crest Flavors service while adding new areas of product development”.

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About Premium Ingredients International

Premium Ingredients International, founded originally in 1978, is one the largest ingredient distributors for Food and Beverage, Nutritional, Pharmaceutical, Livestock & Pet Food, Flavor & Fragrance and Cosmetic manufacturers worldwide. It is the leading importer of Vitamin C, B1, B2, Taurine and many other ingredients.

Customers have come to know Premium for its superior customer service and market expertise. Premium Ingredients International is headquartered in Carol Stream, IL with offices in Utah, Missouri, New Jersey, London, and Toronto.

About Crest Flavors

As a Premium Ingredients International brand, Crest Flavors produces a range of palatability enhancement compounds for the animal feed and pet food industry. All products are manufactured using only high-quality ingredients. Experienced technology and R&D personnel are available for confidential custom product development projects. Products are distributed and sold through Crest Flavors sales staff and a network of brokers nationwide. Manufacturing headquarters is located in Carol Stream, IL.

Contact: Donnie Moran

Phone: 630-386-1623

E-mail: [email protected]