Entries by Jackie Durbin

AA grade BRC for Willows

Willows Ingredients has successfully attained an AA rated BRC Agents and Brokers Certificate, Issue 2. This is the first time Willows Ingredients has been audited against Issue 2 and a rating system has been incorporated as part of the updated standard. Declan English, Quality Manager at Willows Ingredients was delighted with the result of the […]


The UK government has recently announced that folic acid will be added to all flour to stop thousands of children being born with birth defects, such as spina bifida. According to The Telegraph, 81 countries, including the US, subsequently introduced the mandatory fortification of flour with folic acid because only approximately one third of women […]

New Range of Minerals

following the successful introduction in 2017 of a comprehensive selection of Vitamins to our portfolio, Willows Ingredients has announced a new range of minerals which will further enhance our human and animal supplement offering. Please contact sales for further information.

Yestimun® Beta-Glucan now approved as Novel Food Ingredient

The immune ingredient Yestimun® Beta-Glucan finally achieved a new regulatory status. After being sold for 15 years officially as normal food ingredient, the regulatory status now changed to “Novel Food”. During the last years some beta-glucans have been sold as normal food while others have been categorized as Novel Food ingredient. This caused lots of […]

Willows is awarded BRC Agents and Brokers Certificate

Willows Ingredients is proud to announce that it has attained the BRC Agents and Brokers Certificate after a successful audit of its Quality Management System. Willows Quality Manager, Declan English commented “BRC Agents and Brokers certification is another important step in the evolution of Willows Ingredients as a leading supplier of ingredients. The BRC Agents […]

Meet Willows Ingredients at Interzoo

Willows Ingredients is delighted to announce that we  will exhibit at Interzoo again. We look forward to meeting you in Nuremberg, Germany between 8th-11th May  2018. Please check our Website for  further updates

Willows Ingredients celebrates 10 years!

In 2007, during one of Ireland’s deepest recessions, David Scrivens and Carmelia Conway took the brave decision to start Willows Ingredients. Their first office was the kitchen table in their home in Gorey, Co. Wexford and they quickly established strong relationships with customers and suppliers. 10 years on and the company employs 16 people in […]

Willows signs distribution deal for Vit B3 with Jubilant Life Sciences

Willows Ingredients is delighted to announce that it is the official distribution partner for Jubilant Life Science for the UK and Ireland. Jubilant are one of the world’s leading manufacturers of Niacinamide (Vitamin B3) and  deliver superior quality with consistent availability. Please contact Willows Ingredients for more information.

ISO 9001/2015

Willows Ingredients is happy to announce our quality systems have transitioned from ISO 9001/2008 and have been accredited to ISO 9001/2015.