We develop cutting-edge products and formulations from our network of 29 state-of-the-art innovation centers (with 36 application laboratories) located worldwide. We generate ideas, ensure compliance and provide technical training to increase your market coverage. You benefit from a range of tailor-made solutions that reduce time to market and increase competitive advantage.
Our core competences include:
People are our key asset. Our highly skilled technologists are experienced in formulation development and application techniques. They think outside the box to create new concepts that support your needs. In collaboration with our sourcing and marketing intelligence specialists, our innovation centers replicate emerging trends and customize them to local markets.
Our sales force, who come from chemistry backgrounds, receive hands-on training in new technologies. Equipped with this know-how, they work with you to identify solutions to production issues or find new opportunities and uses for chemicals, ingredients and formulations.
Our network extends beyond our innovation centers as we maintain close connections with our clients’ R&D specialists. What we learn from our strategic partners, we pass on to you.
Our innovation centers are strictly controlled, state-of-the-art facilities housing the latest high-end equipment to achieve outstanding results. We are fully enabled to meet local and international specifications, match local procedures and adhere to global standards. Compliance is one of our highest priorities.
From our innovation centers, our specialists demonstrate concepts and jointly develop solutions with business partners. Our goal is to improve results, find cost effective solutions and create new inroads through our experiences and shared learnings.
Our innovation centers are strategically located to support our customers and sales force in local markets. They have specific areas of expertise from automotive and wood coatings to color cosmetics, from pharmaceutical color coatings to beverage innovation.