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BASF Expands Production Network for Certified Palm Products

Located in Pulnoy, France, the latest site to receive the Supply Chain Certificate of the RSPO produces active ingredients for the cosmetics industry. The company now manufactures certified ingredients at 22 locations around the world, for the cosmetics, detergent and cleaning agent industries.

Givaudan Enters Negotiations to Acquire Albert Vieille SAS

The acquisition will expand Givaudan's capacities in the natural fragrance ingredient market and reaffirms the company's 2020 strategy.

When it Comes to Gender Parity, Firmenich Has the EDGE

“This recognition confirms we are making gender balance a priority, going far beyond equal pay,” said chief human resources officer Mieke Van de Capelle. “We will not stop here, as we remain determined to achieving the highest level of excellence in this area.”

Gelest Expands Pigment Production, Improves Performance

The company last increased its surface-treated pigment capacity in May 2018; it expects to bring the additional capacity online in 2019.

Elé Corporation Names Distribution Sales Director

Pinda brings more than 34 years of experience to the role, most recently as vice president of sales at Fragrance West.

Gustavo Arnal is Avon’s Next CFO

“I was attracted to Avon by the recently announced transformation plans that demonstrate a clear vision and strategy to deliver results in growing beauty categories, emerging markets and the direct selling industry,” said Arnal. “I look forward to working with Jan and the entire Avon management team to help drive this transformation and deliver enhanced results for shareholders.”

Univar, Sino Lion Announce US Distribution Partnership

Sino Lino president and chief scientific officer Evelyn Su, Ph.D., stated: “Customers across the U.S. will benefit tremendously from Sino Lion’s affordable natural surfactants, natural preservatives, natural chelates and many more along with Univar’s extensive supply chain network, commitment to customer success, and leading digital technology.”

Amyris, ADL Bionatur Solutions Expand Production Contract

The agreement marks the second expansion of an agreement the parties executed in 2018. “This exponential growth of our turnover associated with new contracts, demonstrates the behavior of the demand for these types of products in the market,” said Pilar de la Huerta, CEO of ADL Bionatur Solutions.

Let’s Start Innovating

We hope that the 2019 Directory of Suppliers serves not only as a practical resource but also as a source of inspiration for new collaborations and innovations that take your products and brands to the next level.

P&G Acquires Walker & Company Brands

“The combination of Walker & Company’s deep consumer understanding, authentic connection to its community and unique, highly customized products and P&G’s highly-skilled and experienced people, resources, technical capabilities and global scale will allow us to further improve the lives of the world’s multicultural consumers,” said P&G Beauty CEO Alex Keith.

Quadpack Woods Supplies Sustainably-sourced Cap for Loewe Esencia

According to Quadpack, the wooden cap is made of sustainably-sourced ash and has a flat top rounding off towards the bottom.

Premier Group Acquires License to Derek Lam Beauty

The multi-year partnership will include the creation of a premium line, as well as an expansion of the 10 Crosby Street Collection.

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