Speciality chemicals distributor DKSH is to provide business development, marketing, sales, logistics, and distribution services for all EFP Biotek products for the personal care industry in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
The deal builds on the duo’s existing agreement covering Spain, France, Australia, China, the Nordics, India, Indonesia, Portugal, South Korea, Taiwan and the USA.
Based in Figueira da Foz, Portugal, EFPB iotek is a leading producer of high purity squalane/squalene. EFPBiotek provides high-quality sea and vegetable origin products, sourced adhering to international sustainable fishing and procurement policies
“EFP Biotek has been experiencing a very successful expansion worldwide, side by side with DKSH. Our upcycling and waste zero manufacturing philosophy leads the way for a truly sustainable cosmetic industry, helping to leave a greener planet for generations to come,” said EFP Biotek CEO Antonio Cacao.
“The DACH markets are very mature and ‘green’-oriented, making it the right timing for this expansion of the alliance between EFP Biotek and DKSH,” he added.
DKSH’s European personal care director Yolanda Valenzuela added: “We are delighted to expand our partnership with EFP Biotek for the three key markets in Europe. We look forward to introducing EFP Biotek’s range of modern and versatile natural raw materials, sustainably and reliably sourced, to our large customer base in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.”