Recent in Company News (page 6 of 9)

Clariant Purchases Beraca Shares in Strategic Partnership

Clariant and Beraca formed a strategic alliance where Clariant will acquire a 30% share of Beraca’s health and personal care division with the possibility for major participation in the future.

Naturex Inaugurates Expanded Chile Factory with Quillaia Specialty

On Jan. 15, 2015, Naturex inaugurated its newly expanded production factory in Linares, Chile, which is specialized in quillaia extraction and purification.

Rahn Celebrates 75 Years in Zurich

Rahn is celebrating its 75th anniversary in 2015. In 1940, during World War II, Hans Rahn founded Rahn AG in Zurich as a one-man business.

DSM Names South Asia Distributor

DSM Personal Care signed a new distributor agreement with Mascot Universal Pvt. Ltd. to sell DSM's cosmetic ingredients in South Asia. The agreement was effective Jan. 1, 2015.

Unitis Elects New Board

Unitis, the European organization of cosmetic ingredients industries and services, elected a new board at its most recent General Assembly.

Naturex Opens Sales Office in Santiago

Naturex is strengthening its position in Latin America with the establishment of a sales office in Santiago, Chile.

Greentech President Honored by the SFC

Jean-Yves Berthon, president of the Greentech Group, was awarded the French Society of Cosmetology Award by the Société Française de Cosmétologie (SFC).

Croda Awarded For Innovation in UK

Croda International Plc has just been awarded first place in the innovation segment, second in the chemical sector category and eighth place overall in Management Today's 2014 Britain’s Most Admired Companies Awards.

Cosmetic Science Innovations Relaunches in New Location

Cosmetic Science Innovations (CSI) has relaunched its business in a new location in Union, N.J., USA.

Lipotec Wins Best Ingredient Award for Marine Contouring Active

Lipotec's Actigym has won the Innovation Zone Best Ingredient Award at in-cosmetics Asia 2014. The company was declared the winner at the event's Award Ceremony on Nov. 5, 2014.

Univar Acquires Brazilian Ingredient Distributor

Univar Inc. has acquired D'Altomare Quimica Ltda., a Brazilian distributor of specialty chemicals and ingredients, through Univar Brasil Ltda.

BASF Appoints DKSH For Colorant Expansion in Asia

DKSH and BTC Chemical Distribution (a subsidiary of BASF) will start a strategic collaboration to distribute BASF's personal care and household colorants in 14 Asian countries.