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Mintec Expands Global Presence with New Office in London 

"I'm immensely pleased with the expansion of our presence in London and the opportunity to enhance collaboration within our organization further.”

Spencer Wicks, CEO of Mintec

29th Feb 2024

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Mintec completes fourth IOSCO accreditation for proprietary agrifood prices 

“Mintec’s proprietary prices are widely regarded as the industry standard within the agrifood industry”

Spencer Wicks, CEO of Mintec

13th Feb 2024


Mintec Unveils Cost Model Forecasts with the Launch of Mintec Analytics 4.5

"Cost Model Forecasts empowers businesses with greater accuracy in predicting prices changes to finished product SKUs that drive profitability and preserve competitiveness.”

Spencer Wicks, CEO of Mintec

25th Oct 2023


Mintec Appoints Vinay Kapoor as CPO to Drive Product Strategy & Innovation

"Vinay's extensive experience in product development, strategic leadership, and track record of driving growth align perfectly with Mintec's goals. In addition, his passion for building exceptional SaaS products and customer-centric approach will be instrumental in shaping our product roadmap and driving innovation to meet the evolving needs of our customers.

Spencer Wicks, CEO of Mintec

17th Jul 2023


Mintec Welcomes Steve Bachert as Chief Revenue Officer to Drive Growth and Transformation

"Steve's extensive experience and remarkable achievements in building high-growth organizations make him an ideal fit for Mintec.”

Spencer Wicks, CEO of Mintec

8th Jun 2023

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Mintec launches over 500 algorithmic price forecasts for commodities

"The launch of these algorithmic forecasts extends Mintec's credentials as a leading data software business with growing capability in cutting-edge data science."
Luana Clapis, Mintec’s Chief Data Officer

24th May 2023


Mintec strengthens its leadership team with the appointment of Mark Ashworth as Chief Operating and Financial Officer

Mintec is at the forefront of pricing data and intelligence for agrifood ingredients, animal feed and commodities. I look forward to working with the team to unlock the full potential of the business.

17th Mar 2023


Mintec expands its Advisory Board with the appointment of investment sector business leader Matteo Rocchietta

"His investment sector experience will help Mintec develop propositions and products for financial services, particularly alternative asset managers.” Randall Beard, Chair to the Mintec Advisory Board

15th Mar 2023


Mintec completes third IOSCO accreditation for proprietary agri-food commodity prices.

Mintec and newly acquired Urner Barry and FeedInfo complete the latest IOSCO accreditation for proprietary agri-food commodity prices.

"Mintec is proud to have successfully completed its third IOSCO audit. The accreditation, and recent acquisition of AgriBriefing, cements Mintec as the largest food-focused IOSCO assured PRA.” Spencer Wicks, CEO of Mintec

6th Feb 2023


Mintec and AgriBriefing combine to create a market leading Price Reporting Agency (PRA) and Data Provider.

"By combining the extensive range of unique data and market intelligence available, we will be offering access to the most comprehensive solution and resource for businesses to navigate the global pressures impacting their costs and overall profitability." Spencer Wicks, CEO of Mintec

10th Jan 2023


Mintec acquires CommoPrices to extend its coverage of commodity price data and intelligence

"By integrating CommoPrices into our award-winning SaaS platform, Mintec Analytics, we'll be offering the most advanced 'one-stop shop' for procurement teams globally.” Spencer Wicks, CEO of Mintec

2nd Dec 2022


Mintec launches U.S. butter and rapeseed oil price forecasts

These new forecasts provide procurement and buying teams with the ability to predict commodity price changes more accurately to help them plan purchases and reduce exposure to price risk.

7th Jul, 2022


Mintec launches the latest version of its multi-award-winning procurement and commodity price intelligence platform

"The features and tools provided by Mintec Analytics 4.1 recognise that procurement teams are challenged to visualise and respond to price changes across the significant number of products they manage.”
Spencer Wicks, CEO of Mintec

20th May 2022


Mintec becomes the first Price Reporting Agency to assess sustainable palm oil prices

"Sustainable palm oil is an ever-growing market, highlighted by the fact that our clients have come to us to provide pricing insights into sustainable palm oil as they cannot get this anywhere else.”
Marcel Goldenberg, Head of Proprietary Pricing at Mintec

18h Feb 2022


Mintec’s Pork assessment gains IOSCO assurance and offers risk management opportunities

"Our customers asked if we could provide a solution based on a rigorous & audited methodology, so we elected our Mintec Benchmark Prices for European Deadweight Pork Grade S IOSCO-assured by BDO” Spencer Wicks, CEO of Mintec

31st Jan 2022


Mintec expands the number of series that are IOSCO compliant and achieves Type 2 assurance

"The second successive IOSCO assurance reflects our ongoing commitment to run our business with integrity and the highest standards of governance and cements Mintec as the largest food-focused PRA” Spencer Wicks, CEO of Mintec

13th Jan 2022


Mintec Launches U.S. wheat and corn Forecasts

Mintec extends its coverage for price forecasts to over 60 commodities with the launch of two new forecasts - U.S. wheat and corn. 

24th Nov 2021


Mintec Launches Commodity Price Forecasts

The Mintec Commodity Price Forecast Service enables businesses to transform their approach to cost control and risk management by delivering accurate price forecasts and timely buying recommendations.

11th Oct 2021


Leading commodity price analytics and forecasting businesses come together to supercharge customers' cost control and risk management capabilities.

Leading commodities price analytics and forecasting businesses come together to supercharge customers' cost control and risk management capabilities.

• Customers will have the 'one-stop shop' for commodity price data, analysis and forecasting
• Acquisition to accelerate Mintec's growth in the $139 BN global data market*

10th Aug 2021


Mintec Appoints Sandro Schulz as Pricing Analyst for Meat and Dairy

Mintec is pleased to announce the appointment of Sandro Schulz as Pricing Analyst for the meat and dairy markets. Sandro previously worked for MIAVIT, one of the largest suppliers of customised premixes, feed supplements, and individual animal feed solutions.

17th Aug 2021


Mintec receives IOSCO accreditation for proprietary food commodity prices

Mintec's governance and controls framework, policies and price reporting practices align with IOSCO's Principles for Price Reporting Agencies (PRAs).

A full report detailing how Mintec satisfied the IOSCO PRA Principles can be found here.

18th May 2021


Mintec welcomes a new junior researcher, Alice Witchalls, to its Analytics Team

15th March 2021


Mintec Analytics 3.0 launched featuring real-time Alert Centre transforming food commodity procurement

Alerts allow procurement and category teams to react quickly to price volatility in fast-moving commodity markets.

27th January 2021


Mintec Analytics recognized for being at the forefront of the digital transformation of procurement

Leaders in the food industry are looking to leverage it to transform their procurement operations.

5th January 2021


Mintec, market intelligence leader in the food & CPG industry awarded Best Food Pricing Data & Analysis Provider 2020

For the second year, Mintec has been recognised for its contribution to delivering data and analysis to the food and CPG sector.

25th September 2020


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