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Japanese pioneer in anti-ageing skincare to speak about innovation at CIEX 2017
Innovation
By Jasper Lim / 1st August 2017

Japanese pioneer in anti-ageing skincare to speak about innovation at CIEX 2017

The beauty industry thrives on innovation. With global sales expected to exceed US$131 billion in 2019, skin care remains the...

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Innovation is about the ability to spot opportunities and take advantage of them
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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Sustainovations – Merging Sustainable Development with Consumer Insights
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 is PepsiCo’s first priority – interview with Dr. Maria Velissariou
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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Using Chemical Management Software to Prepare for REACH 2018
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: Raison d’être of chemical industry or old wine in new bottles?
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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BASF Aims To Contribute To The Circular Economy Through Efficiency, Smart Waste Management
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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Expert Advice on the Sourcing of Sustainable Chemical Feedstock
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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Creating Opportunities from Raw Material Price Volatility
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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