Follow us twitter facebook
Edition: Brazil
Click here to subscribe toour free weekly newsletter click here
Industry buzz

Givaudan and Amyris announce long-term collaboration in active cosmetic ingredients

Givaudan and industrial bioscience company Amyris, Inc. have announced a newly expanded collaboration in the research, development and production of active cosmetic ingredients.

Maurizio Volpi, President of Givaudan's Fragrance Division

Maurizio Volpi, President of Givaudan’s Fragrance Division

Givaudan and Amyris have been engaged in the research and development of proprietary fragrance ingredients for several years. The expansion of the partnership leverages the diversity and value of Amyris’ R&D platform and manufacturing capabilities for designing high-performance, cultured ingredients. During the multi-year collaboration, Amyris will use its strain engineering platform to design cosmetic active targets, and scale them up at its manufacturing facility in Brotas, Brazil for exclusive commercialisation by Givaudan.

The companies anticipate that the launch of target products in the coming years will demonstrate significant performance, cost and sustainability advantages over existing ingredients.

This partnership demonstrates three concrete steps fully in line with our 2020 strategy: First, Open Innovation, by leveraging external partnerships; second, Sustainability, by looking at different ways to source raw materials; and third, Active Beauty, a growing area of investment for Givaudan,” said Maurizio Volpi, President of Givaudan’s Fragrance Division.

© 2016 - Brazil Beauty News - www.brazilbeautynews.com

latest news
Focus
The third edition of MakeUp in LosAngeles...

The third edition of MakeUp in LosAngeles...

The third edition of MakeUp in LosAngeles will open its doors on February 7 and 8 2018 in a new venue, the Barker Hangar, concomitant to the first edition of Luxe Pack Los Angeles. The event’s conference programme will feature thirty speakers hosting fifteen conferences and half a dozen round tables focused on the new beauty (...)

read more
Experts’ views
Holiday Retail Insights

Laurence Bacilieri
Holiday Retail Insights

This year, the Thanksgiving weekend sales (Nov. 24-27) promised to be excellent. Good news, 45 % of Americans already started their Christmas shopping before the first of November. As many as 79 % of the retailers started offering discounts and promotions earlier than last year, and 17% of consumers said they did not want to (...)

read more

Features