Prinova, a worldwide provider of high-quality ingredients, flavors, and nutrient premixes, expands its valued-added services with the acquisition of Lakeshore Technologies. The contract manufacturer offers a variety of toll processing services, including micronizing, blending, repackaging, sifting, and metal detection and removal.

As part of the Prinova family, Lakeshore brings new technologies including ceramic jet milling, hammer milling, and inline blending as well as engineering and system design expertise. In addition, there is a dedicated psyllium husk manufacturing line to service the cereal and bar industries.

Lakeshore Technologies was founded in 1997 by Ed Walczak and has grown from a small start-up operation to its current 75,000sq-ft facility. Located in Norton Shores, Michigan, its ability to provide services as a contract manufacturer helps its customers reduce costs and the need for capital investments. Its experience and commitment to quality has allowed them to partner with some of the largest companies in the food, pharmaceutical, and nutritional industries.