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DKSH Enters Distribution Agreement with Lactobio Across Asia Pacific and Europe

DKSH Enters Distribution Agreement with Lactobio Across Asia Pacific and Europe

DKSH has signed a distribution agreement with Lactobio, a leading developer of microbiome solutions for personal care applications, in key markets across Asia Pacific and Europe.

Zurich, Switzerland, September 1, 2023 – DKSH's Business Unit Performance Materials, a leading distributor of specialty chemicals and ingredients, will provide business development, marketing, sales, logistics, and distribution services for Lactobio’s range of postbiotic products in Australia, China, France, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and Vietnam.

Lactobio’s postbiotic range includes microbiome-friendly, effective bio-actives that stabilize the skin microbiome, stimulate cell regeneration, and relieve irritation.

DKSH was entrusted to grow Lactobio’s personal care business across Asia Pacific and Europe thanks to its extensive distribution network, knowledgeable commercial and technical teams, strong capabilities in logistics, and value-added services, including technical and regulatory support.

Michael Litichevski, Vice President, Sales, Lactobio, commented: “We are very excited about our new partnership with DKSH in ten strategic markets across Asia Pacific and Europe. This strategic partnership marks a remarkable collaboration that allows us to serve the growing demand and enhance the availability of our innovative microbiome technologies. We look forward to leveraging DKSH’s strong experience and strength in the personal care segment and bringing innovations and excellence to diverse corners of the globe.”  

Roland Kraut, Vice President, Personal Care Industry, DKSH, commented: "We are delighted to partner with Lactobio and bring their range of postbiotic cosmetic ingredients for the personal care sector to ten key markets. This new partnership represents a strategic step towards embracing innovation and trending technology initiatives in the personal care industry.”