Dr. Straetmans strikes distribution deal in Russia


Biesterfeld Spezialchemie has been named distributor, building on existing relationship

Pan-European distributor of chemicals, Biesterfeld Spezialchemie, has begun distributing Dr. Straetmans' product portfolio of ingredients in Russia.

The latest distribution agreement builds on the companies' existing partnership, which has been active since 2008, when Biesterfeld Spezialchemie started promoting Dr. Straetmans products in Eastern Europe.

Inge Gotthardt, Business Manager LifeScience, Biesterfeld Spezialchemie, said: "We are very pleased to expand the great partnership with Dr. Straetmans. Their innovative product portfolio offers additional attractive cosmetic ingredients to our Russian customers.”

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Dr. Straetmans product portfolio includes a number of multifunctional cosmetics ingredients made from renewable raw materials and products that conform to natural cosmetic guidelines. Its products include: emollients, PEG-free emulsifiers, natural antioxidants and preservative blends.