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The STAUBER Difference

Since 1969, STAUBER has consistently offered the finest quality ingredients to the nutritional, supplement, functional food, beverage, pet care, gummies, pharmaceutical, and personal care industries. Our company was founded on the principle of partnership with manufacturers that provide a robust portfolio of innovative and sustainable products and the highest level of service. Our global reach allows us to be at the forefront of what’s new for our industry and for our customers by delivering innovation from our worldwide sourcing.

We add value to every order, following these three foundational pillars:


Our uncompromising quality and safety standards ensure regulatory and food safety compliance.


We align with strategic partners who provide a robust portfolio of innovative and sustainable products from around the globe.


Our expertise-driven solutions support processing enhancements in a broad variety of product applications.

The STAUBER process explained: from distribution to global partnerships to processing.

We are here to help drive your company’s success.

As an ingredient and supplement distributor, STAUBER is committed to performance excellence by our quick response times, adapting to your business needs, on time shipping and order fulfillment. Whether you need a customized product, tailored inventory, special shipping and handling, or simply a rush order.

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On Time Delivery

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About Us

STAUBER has been a leader in the industry for over 50 years.  At STAUBER, we are able to react quickly and deliver to our customers because we are a complete solution provider. We have warehouses located in four strategic geographic locations as well as alliances with major freight companies. With our corporate office in Fullerton, California and our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility located in New York , our presence spans across the USA.

With the addition of STAUBER Performance Processing in 2012,  we dramatically expanded our portfolio to include exceptional manufacturing capabilities and solutions. Collectively, our expert processing team has over 100 years of industry experience to help you enhance your product and resolve any potential  production issues.

Our focus on quality and safety is embedded into every facet of our work. STAUBER is your resource for a broad spectrum of solutions for product innovation, quality ingredients and expertise. 


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Our Management Team

Patrick Hawkins

Shirley Rozeboom
Vice President Health & Nutrition

Dan Stauber
Chief Brand Officer

Monica Mitchell
VP Strategic Brand Sales
& Marketing

Robert Arakelian
VP Strategic Global Sourcing

Becki Schwietz
Director, Strategic Sales
& Business Development

Katie Laughlin
Director of Sales

Sundeep Panchal
Director of Quality

Macy Pollgreen
National Account Manager

Pat Stano
Brand Manager

Mia Stehlik

Mia Stehlik
Sourcing Manager

Scientific Advisory Board

STAUBER’s Scientific Advisory Board is an independent panel of scientific and industry experts that perform detailed technical reviews of the current and newly introduced products in our vast portfolio.

The board’s collective expertise spans a wide range of fields from health, wellness, nutrition, phytochemistry, supplementation, medicine and much more. With their support we continue to offer quality and high value products with transparency and traceability.

Our History

Since 1969, STAUBER has consistently offered the finest quality ingredients to the nutritional, supplement, food, pharmaceutical, cosmetic and pet care industries. STAUBER was founded on the principle of partnering with manufacturers that provide the highest level of product and service. From our corporate office in Fullerton, California, manufacturing capabilities under our control in New York, warehouses in four strategic geographic locations and alliances with major freight companies, STAUBER is able to react quickly and deliver customer needs by being a complete “solution provider.”

Stauber history 01- 1969
1969 - Man in cab of truck


Jerry Stauber and Martin Billins founded Billins-Stauber & Associates as a manufacturers’ representative for a few vitamin and cosmetic material manufacturers (Test Laboratories, American Roland, Desmo, etc.).
1971 warehouse photo


Jerry Stauber incorporated Stauber Chemical, Inc. when former partner Martin Billins retired. Established key representations with Asian pharmaceutical manufacturers (Tomita Pharmaceutical, Chuo-Denki, Konoshima Chemical, Shin-Yo Co., etc.). Stauber Chemical, Inc. acted as manufacturers’ representative for a handful of companies and began to hold stock for its west coast account base in the pharmaceutical and cosmetics market.
1984 Stauber leadership


• Dan Stauber joined Stauber Chemical, Inc. focusing on market and product development. He also placed an emphasis in growing the health and nutrition food market.

• The company continued to expand with facility improvements, key vendor additions (domestic and foreign), and branching into more Product categories like green foods, brans, fibers, as well as amino acids and product applications in the growing Sports Nutrition market.

• The company started to play a value-added processing role for key customers in co-development of several proprietary formulas (fiber, anti-oxidant, protein, mineral, etc.).

1971 warehouse photo


• Stauber Chemical, Inc. moved its California headquarters to larger facilities in Brea, CA.

• Dan Stauber became President and changed the company’s name to Stauber Performance Ingredients, Inc. to reflect the changing focus of the company and key target markets.

• Stauber Performance Ingredients, Inc. continued its focus in the nutritional industry and invested in quality assurance capabilities to comply with the DSHEA (Dietary Supplement Health Education Act) passage in 1994.

• Jerry Stauber retired and Dan partnered with private equity sponsor Quad-C Capital Partners (and Paribas) to help take the company to greater heights.

• Stauber Performance Ingredients, Inc. moved its headquarters from Brea to Fullerton, CA.


• STAUBER Performance Ingredients continued to expand staffing, product offering, and open new locations (Utah, Texas, Pennsylvania).

• Dan Stauber partners with new equity group, Whitney & Co., and works on a new plan of “Customer Focus” with help of long tenured staff, active Board of Directors, and select new professional hires.


STAUBER Performance Ingredients announces they have partnered with a new equity sponsor, ICV Partners, continuing to pursue acquisition strategy in order to further strengthen value-added products and service capabilities.


STAUBER Performance Ingredients announces the acquisition of Pharmline in Florida, NY, announcing its role as a complete solution provider with custom services such as granulation, toll compaction, premixes, triturations, custom-made blends, microencapsulation, and instantizing services.


STAUBER is acquired by Minnesota based Hawkins, Inc. – a company whose values, culture and customer focused mindset are identical to that of STAUBER. Hawkins, Inc. is a publicly traded company based out of Roseville, MN distributing a wide variety of bulk and specialty chemicals.

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