A family run business for over 35 years.

ACI Group are renowned and well established for our capability to supply innovative ingredients, products and raw materials into the Food, Pharmaceutical, Chemical and Road Building market sectors. We have built up a loyal supply and logistical network helping us source complex and niche products as well as more universally used products.

Our Mission

To provide service, technology and sustainability to your supply chain

What We Do

  • We specialise in bridging the gap between additive, chemical, and ingredient suppliers and manufacturers of finished products.

  • We place a strong emphasis on prioritising the safety, sustainability, and quality of the finished products that we assist in creating.

  • We aim to empower the development and manufacturing processes to produce safe, high-quality finished products that positively impact the lives of consumers each and every day.

  • We are focused on facilitating the development and manufacturing of safe, high-quality finished products that have a meaningful and positive impact on the lives of consumers worldwide.

  • We pride ourselves on our extensive international supplier network, which enables us to source a wide variety of products tailored to the specific needs and requirements of our customers.

  • We take pride in maintaining an extensive and diverse network of international suppliers, which allows us to effectively meet the varied and specific needs of our customers across different industries and markets.

Our Values


We deliver the best possible outcomes for our Customers & Suppliers.


We take on others problems & challenges to allow them to focus on what they do best.


We embrace change and innovate to help our Customers, Suppliers, Partners.


We drive a sense of togetherness through open, honest and respectful communication.


We are ready to help our customers whenever they need us.

Social Value Quality MarkACI Group are proud to be the first Distributor to achieve the Social Value Quality Mark Silver Award.

We believe the Social, Economic & Environmental impact we have as a business should be at the forefront of the service we provide.


We pledge to work with our supply chain to balance our Customer needs and improve their resilience.

Health & Wellbeing

We pledge to maintain our social, ethical, and environmental standards whilst supporting customers and suppliers address their problems and challenges.

Employment & Volunteering

We pledge to champion our values with all current and future employees.

Education & Skills

We pledge to support and develop employees through formalised training opportunities working with external education providers.

Social & Community

We pledge to drive a sense of togetherness through open and honest communication.


We pledge to hold all suppliers accountable to their own environmental commitments and our environmental pledges.

Our Leadership

Tony Desorh

Tony Desorh

Managing Director

Karsten Smet

Karsten Smet


Gareth Clark

Gareth Clark

Sales Director