Seppic has aquired EPI France, a specialist in the development and manufacture of active ingredients of natural origin.
This acquisition strengthens Seppic's know-how in botanical extraction and its position as a supplier of ingredients for the beauty market, the company reports.
With the transfer of know-how and EPI's internal production tools, Seppic will utilize the entire process of research, development and industrialization, from the extraction of raw materials to the active ingredients.
Jean Baptiste Dellon, CEO of Seppic, stated: “This acquisition opens up new growth opportunities for Seppic in the cosmetics and dietary supplements markets. We are very pleased to welcome EPI France teams to Seppic. Our long-standing relationship and the values of expertise, quality and customer care that we share with EPI France will allow us to quickly realize synergies for the development and marketing of new ingredients."
Valérie Bizot, president and co-founder of EPI France stated: “Our partnership with Seppic has always been very successful and we are confident that with the innovative drive of Seppic, the know-how and the competences developed by EPI will be continue to be valued and to thrive.”