Chicago Sweeteners, Inc., Des Plaines, Ill., a division of Batory Foods, has acquired Industrial Ingredients, Inc., based in Keokuk, Iowa, and a division of Allied Blending & Ingredients. Industrial Ingredients serves a range of industries, including food, personal care, pharmaceutical and nutritional manufacturers throughout the country.

"With the acquisition of Industrial Ingredients, we will be able to provide their customers a broader line of food and fine ingredients that are available throughout our nationwide network of 26 regional distribution centers," said Ron Friedman, vice-president of Batory Foods.

For more information, call (847) 375-0406.