SEPPIC launches Xylshine – the new hair repairing and moisturising active ingredient


Xylshine, bio-inspired association of natural sugars mainly from wood and from the brown algae Pelvetia canaliculata, is hair moisturiser that enhances the shine of all hair types.

Ascendis Health announces fully underwritten R750 million rights offer

Dr-Karsten-Wellner-Ascendis-HealthAscendis Health announced the launch of a fully underwritten renounceable rights offer to raise R750 million to settle a significant portion of the deferred vendor consideration payment owed to the sellers of Remedica Holdings, an international pharmaceutical business acquired in 2016.

Machine developments for powders

The new addition to the AFG series, the AFG 5000The latest addition to Bosch Packaging Technology’s AFG series is the AFG 5000. This filling and closing machine for pharmaceutical powders in glass vials offer manufacturers a wide range of options. The introduction of the technology to the range was part of a recent exclusive machine presentation in Crailsheim, Germany.

BASF partners with Caring4Girls to keep girls in school

BASF-fundraisingBASF South Africa recently presented a donation of R54 000 to the Imbumba Foundation towards their Caring4Girls sanitary towel distribution initiative.

New managing director for Gemü Valves Africa

Brian Allingham MD Gemu AfricaBrian Allingham has been appointed managing director of Gemü Valves Africa.

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