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Unified branding


Celanese to_unify_brandsCelanese, a global technology and speciality materials company, is simplifying its brand architecture of technology, resources, products and solutions into a single brand.

Ongoing investment by manufacturer Wrapsa

Wrapsa announces R80 million refurbishment to manufacturing plantPharmaceutical contract manufacturer, Wrapsa recently announced a R80million refurbishment to its 13 000 m² manufacturing plant in Centurion, Gauteng. The refurbishment, initiated in July 2007, is set to be complete by July 2014.

Global company focused on its goals

International Flavors & Fragrances Inc (IFF) announced the publication of its latest annual sustainability report, detailing its ongoing commitment to corporate, social and environmental responsibility. Titled Moving Forward, it describes the company’s accomplishments in the area of sustainability for its worldwide operations for the calendar year 2012.

Star executive promoted

AHAVA, the dead-sea mineral based skincare brand, has appointed Elana Drell Szyfer as its group chief executive officer of AHAVA worldwide. She is currently CEO of the branch in North America, and helped to reposition and relaunch the brand in 2011.

Department of Health joins forces with HPA

hpa logoThe South African Department of Health (DoH) has elected the Health Products Association of Southern Africa (HPA) as its chosen organisation with which to communicate on all matters relating to Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAMS). This comes after indicating that it would prefer to communicate with one central body rather than individual companies.

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