A tablespoon of news. A cup of the latest dairy technology insights. A dash of innovation. We hope the dairy flavor insights and information we’ve collected here, from our team and other sources, serve a plateful of knowledge and success.

September 28, 2016

Employee Spotlight

Edlong Brings Diverse Value to Your Company

Many organizations are tracking diversity spend. Some are even tracking second-tier spend—when a company’s direct supplier contracts with other diverse suppliers. Edlong Dairy Technologies, led by Owner, President and CEO Laurette Rondenet-Smith, is the only flavor company that is a certified Women’s Business Enterprise. The Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) is the largest third-party […]

September 28, 2016

Employee Spotlight

Adding Extra “Sabor” To The Edlong Brand

Lilia Elizalde Mexico Sales Manager Title, location/department, when you started at Edlong. The official date that I started as an Edlong employee is January 1, 2006. However, I began my relationship with the company in 1998, when I worked with Edlong’s distributor. How would you describe your typical day? In sales there is never an […]

August 30, 2016

Employee Spotlight

Supporting Our Customers, Company and Community

Adriene Summers Customer Service Coordinator Title, location/department, when you started at Edlong I joined Edlong in November, 2007 in Quality Control as a Senior QC Tech How would you describe your typical day? I do a lot of different things so I don’t really have a typical day. In Customer Service I may be backing […]

July 28, 2016

Employee Spotlight

A Passion for Flavors, Customer Satisfaction … and Pikachu

Alejandro Ocampo is usually hard at work in the Flavor Lab, where he combines his engineering background with skills for making the best possible flavors for Edlong customers. Ask him for a recipe for his favorite Mexican food, about one of his biggest fears and the number of countries he has called home. Alejandro Ocampo […]

June 30, 2016

Employee Spotlight

A Taste For Excellence

For nearly three decades, Rick Schultz has been Edlong’s expert on flavor development. This month, he shares the story of his first big success, his proactive solution to a pungent client challenge, his musical talent, and the path he follows when he’s not at work. Rick Schultz VP of Strategic Product Development, R&D Department When […]

May 24, 2016

Employee Spotlight

Soccer, Sushi and Security—Meet the Power Behind our Finance Team

Behind our Finance Team Stronger financing means more opportunities for our customers. While the finance team isn’t usually in the limelight, their duties are vital to our daily operations. CFO David Starr leads that team.David Starr Chief Financial OfficerWhen did you start at Edlong? I joined Edlong in May 2012 (I recently celebrated my 4 […]

April 19, 2016

Employee Spotlight

Tireless Dedication to Customer Satisfaction

Production. Safety. Training. Waste management. Uniforms. Dustin Miraldi helps Edlong and our customers thrive in many important ways. Read about this President’s Choice Award Winner’s favorite pasta dish, and his rosy memory of a discussion with Gene Rondenet about gardening. Dustin Miraldi Production Manager When did you start at Edlong? I joined Edlong in July […]

March 28, 2016

Employee Spotlight

Technology That Goes Beyond Dairy Flavors

The word “technologies” is in our name, but it refers to more than our dairy flavors. Paul Masline, VP of Information Technology, makes sure that we have the best IT solutions, so we can give our customers the highest level of service. Take note of his musical side and his most memorable bike ride. Paul […]