http://www.foodnavigator-usa.com/Suppliers2/Sweet-Green-Fields-expands-stevia-production-in-China
June 22, 2017

by Elaine Wastson, Foodnavigator-USA

Stevia producer Sweet Green Fields (SGF) will significantly increase its production capacity this year via a new facility in China’s Zhejiang province expected to come online by the third quarter. The expansion allows a recent tie up with Tate & Lyle, which distributes SGF stevia sweeteners on a global basis. The new facility – which will meet growing demand for premium stevia products such as SGF’s new Optimizer line – previously produced plant extracts and supplements, and meets international production and environmental codes, said CEO Dean Francis…