The CIEX Blog

Collaboration, Innovation
By Jasper Lim / 7th July 2017

Innovation is about the ability to spot opportunities and take advantage of them

Merck, the world's oldest operating chemical and pharmaceutical company, as well as one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the...

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Collaboration, Innovation
By Jasper Lim / 14th June 2017

Sustainovations – Merging Sustainable Development with Consumer Insights

A new international study¹ revealed that a third of consumers are now choosing to buy from brands they believe are...

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Innovation
By Jasper Lim / 18th May 2017

Innovation is PepsiCo’s first priority – interview with Dr. Maria Velissariou

Consumers and industry needs are changing fast and we must stay ahead of the curve, says PepsiCo VP Nutrition R&D....

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sustainability
By saud / 14th April 2017

Using Chemical Management Software to Prepare for REACH 2018

Looking ahead to the future of science- and process-driven industries in the EU, one event is at the top of...

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Innovation
By Jasper Lim / 14th April 2017

Innovation: Raison d’être of chemical industry or old wine in new bottles?

Innovation has become a long-term driver of financial performance and value creation in the chemical industry, and it can provide...

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sustainability
By Jasper Lim / 16th February 2017

BASF Aims To Contribute To The Circular Economy Through Efficiency, Smart Waste Management

The director of the Applied Sustainability group of chemical manufacturer BASF, Talke Schaffrannek, recently presented the corporation’s plan, policies and...

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sustainability
By Jasper Lim / 18th November 2016

Expert Advice on the Sourcing of Sustainable Chemical Feedstock

Each decade has its own set of well-loved, overused, business buzzwords. The 80’s gave us ‘low-hanging fruit’ and ‘bottom-line’, the...

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Innovation, sustainability
By Jasper Lim / 11th November 2016

Creating Opportunities from Raw Material Price Volatility

Volatile commodity and raw material prices are affecting every industry from chemicals, supermarkets to white goods, electronics and automotive. Volatile...

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By Jasper Lim / 21st October 2016

CIEX Europe 2016 – Video Highlights

We would like to thank all delegates who have attended CIEX Europe 2016 in Frankfurt. We hope you had a...

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By Jasper Lim / 12th September 2016

After oil – where can chemicals come from?

For more than a century, petrochemicals have been the mainstay of the chemicals industry.  However, the great possibility that the...

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By Jasper Lim / 8th September 2016

Towards a Low Carbon Economy – An Interview with Nicoletta Piccolrovazzi of DOW

CIEX Europe is coming to Frankfurt on September 28-29. We are incredibly excited about the great cast of speakers sharing...

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By Jasper Lim / 26th August 2016

Can a new leadership culture drive innovation?

In an era of intense globalisation and accelerating technological progress, companies are recognising the value of innovation, putting it at...

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By Jasper Lim / 11th August 2016

Chemical Innovation: Lessons & Paths to Success at CIEX 2016

The chemicals industry is experiencing a shifting landscape and to succeed, they need to focus on innovating in these key...

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By Jasper Lim / 25th July 2016

How to drive innovation across the chemical industry through collaborative partnerships?

At the upcoming CIEX 2016 conference on Sep 28-29 in Frankfurt, chief innovation experts from Swarovski, Clariant, DSM, Beckers Group will speak about how they have implemented collaborative partnerships to drive innovation in their respective organisations.

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By carmela / 12th July 2016

Sourcing sustainably – the first step in driving innovation

The global supply chain whether in consumers, industrial or special chemicals industries is coming under increasing pressure from both clients...

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By carmela / 16th May 2016

Merlien Institute Announces First Round of Speakers for the 2016

Merlien Institute Announces First Round of Speakers for the 2016 CIEX Chemical Innovation Conference in Frankfurt, Germany CXOs and Senior...

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