Strengthens personal care operations in China
Specialty chemicals distributor DKSH and Swiss ingredients supplier Induchem have entered into a distribution partnership for mainland China.
“This is an exciting complementary addition to our product portfolio,” said Cesar Saez, vp, business line personal care industry, DKSH Performance Materials. “We are delighted that we will be working with Induchem in the areas of anti-ageing active ingredients, plant extracts and effect particles to meet the evolving needs of the market. With today’s longer life expectancy and increasing purchasing power from the rising middle class, we are seeing an expanding demand for personal care products with such ingredients.”
In addition, in response to continued development within the region, DKSH has opened a fourth China sales office in Beijing. The company already has offices in Hong Kong, Shanghai and Guangzhou. It also strengthened its management team in China with the appointment of Kevin Bee as new head, business line personal care industry.