Seppic has announced that it has acquired EPI France, a specialist in the development and manufacture of active ingredients of natural origin for the nutricosmetics and cosmetics market.
The acquisition is said to strengthen Seppic's expertise and know-how in botanical extraction for the beauty market. As well, Seppic will utilize EPI France's flagship ingredient Ceramosides, whose oral and topical efficacy on skin beauty has been scientifically proven and validated by clinical studies.
Jean Baptiste Dellon, CEO of Seppic, said: “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.”