Cerco Ingredients

CerCo Ingredients serves to supply and distribute a wide array of ingredients for use in food, sports nutrition, and pharmaceutical applications, as well as animal nutrition through its parent company, Cereal Byproducts Co.

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Why Choose Us?

We recognize expenditures for ingredients represent a sizable portion of your production costs. Our primary purpose is to add value to your purchasing dollars. Specialists on our expert staff are ready and willing to discuss with your nutritionist and other members of your production team potential benefits of using alternative ingredients, assorted modes of transportation, different types of packaging, and improved delivery schedules.

Helping you choose the right ingredients at good values is only one of many ways we serve your firm.

We can furnish you with the particle size you desire by grinding and screening the product to your specifications through our toll processors.

Ingredients can be packaged in bulk, cardboard boxes, fiber or metal drums; 5-, 10-, 25- 50- or 100-pound paper bags; or tote bags.

We can ship to your facilities by truck, railroad car or by vessels.

We deliver the ingredients you want when you need them.

Because our experts understand the peculiar and unique market variations for a broad assortment of food ingredients, they can advise you on the best time to buy, either short-term or long-term, to secure a steady supply of materials at favorable prices. No one company knows of all the numerous items this industry has to offer, but Cerco Ingredients knows more than most. Use us as a resource the next time you are purchasing ingredients.

Want to speak to a Cerco Ingredients expert? Call 1-800-369-1550

About Us

The people at CerCo Ingredients realize that fulfilling your ingredient needs is only the first step in the process of providing value. The only way that you create long term value and sustainability is through great service. We are here to serve your needs from start to finish. We source the ingredients at a competitive price, deliver it on your schedule and insure everything else in between. Our service is second to none, and we would be happy to show you why.

A great price has no value if it does not arrive when you requested it. This is something that we understand completely at CerCo Ingredients. We have strategic partnerships with a variety of carriers whether it is via truck, rail, air, or cargo ship. These partnerships serves to ensure that your shipment shows up on time no matter what the size.

Do you have trouble finding ingredients? Looking for a substitute ingredient to lower your cost? Let us help. Our long standing relationships with our manufacturers allow us access to hard-to-find products, as well as new products. We also understand market fluctuations and that availability of ingredients can vary. Contact us and let us help you minimize these availability swings.

Our service and reputation in the industry is the reason for our continued success. Let us show you why we have been in business since 1917.


We can ship to your facilities by truck, railroad car or by vessels.

  • Barley
  • Butter
  • Canola
  • Caseinates
  • Cheese Powders
  • Citrus
  • Coarse Flour
  • Corn
  • Corn Flour
  • Cotton
  • Dextrose
  • Flax
  • Milk Powders
  • Milk Proteins
  • Millet
  • Molasses
  • Oats
  • Oils
  • Organics
  • Peanuts
  • Rice
  • Rye
  • Rye Flour
  • Soy Products
  • Soybean
  • Starches
  • Sugar
  • Sunflower
  • Wheat
  • Wheat Flour
  • Whey
  • Whey Proteins

Distillery Products and Services

  • Conventional and Organic grains
    • Corn
    • Wheat
    • Rye
    • Barley
    • Oat
    • Buckwheat
    • Customer requests
  • Sugars
    • Cane
    • Molasses
    • Brown
  • Services and Advisory
    • Q/A
    • Sourcing
    • Grain Advisory
    • Shipping
    • Custom Projects
  • Barrels
    • New and Used
    • 15-55 Gallon Barrels
    • Custom Charring
  • Product grinds
    • Coarse
    • Fine
    • Bakery Flour
    • Meal
    • Pieces /Cuts


  • Having over 100 years of experience in the ingredient supply chain industry gives Cerco Ingredients a level of credibility not much seen anymore. With our focus on building long-lasting relationships as well as handling every step of the process from beginning to end, Cerco Ingredients provides great value to both manufacturers and end-users.
  • The Company provides its clients with a single source for obtaining a comprehensive selection of over 300 different ingredients that are handled on a yearly basis. We have strategic relationships both domestic and International.  We are able to consistently help our clients worldwide navigate through fluctuating markets.
  • Cerco Ingredients is also able to fulfill customers’ needs for custom specifications that are critical to the quality of the final product. We can supply, and meet, whatever spec you require along with supplying very unique, and specialized, ingredients.
  • A major part of our value-added chain is the value provided by our in-house logistics department.  They handle shipments worldwide, shipments of all sizes, and the tightest of deadlines with the utmost professionalism.  Our logistics team will give you the peace of mind that the product you require will be there when you need it.