Natural Products Insider is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Sabinsa, Goldschmidt Partner

PISCATAWAY, N.J.—Sabinsa Group formed an exclusive marketing partnership with Goldschmidt Personal Care, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Degussa GmbH, in which Goldschmidt will distribute to the personal care industry worldwide certain of Sabinsa’s standardized botanical extracts developed for cosmeceutical use. The ingredients, expected to be launched in the second half of 2007, have been developed and tested by Sabinsa’s parent company, Sami Labs Ltd. in Bangalore, India.

“Working with Degussa Goldschmidt Personal Care not only allows for deeper and more broad market penetration for our line of cosmeceuticals, but permits us to focus on our core competency of developing safe and effective ingredients for the global market,” stated Madhu Subramanian, executive vice president of global operations, Sabinsa (www.sabinsa.com). “This partnership is seen as the initial and first step of a closer collaborative venture between Goldschmidt and Sabinsa.”

Peter Lersch, head of R&D Care Ingredients/Biotechnology, Goldschmidt Personal Care (www.degussa-personal-care.com), added: “This is a perfect fit as Sabinsa’s strength lies in the identification of bio-active compounds from Indian habitats, whereas we bring additional competence in the field of modern cosmetic claim substantiation and extensive formulation know-how to the table.”

Hide comments
account-default-image

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish