We are pleased to announce that Genetic ID’s parent company – The FoodChain ID Group – has acquired Analitus Análises Biotecnológicas a leading food safety testing laboratory based in Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.
Established in 2013 following a spin-off from EcoCerta Laboratory, Analitus brings to FoodChain ID/Genetic ID a complementary Brazilian and Latin American-focused offering of testing and analytic capabilities for allergens, species-specific animal detection, GMOs, pesticides, mycotoxins, residues and contaminants. Analitus employs and invests in cutting-edge technology, with security, speed and accuracy, to ensure greater sensitivity in its results.
The addition of Analitus’ multidisciplinary team of employees, proven technology and R&D capabilities will help make FoodChain ID a one-stop shop for food testing and certification services.
Read more about the acquisition via this press release.