THE WHAT? Seppic has announced the acquisition of nutricosmetics ingredients supplier EPI France for an undisclosed sum.
THE DETAILS Seppic has been distributing EPI France’s signature Ceramosides for some 10 years and the acquisition will strengthen its know-how in botanical extraction and its position as a supplier of high-quality ingredients for the beauty market.
“Our partnership with Seppic has always been very successful and we are confident that with the innovative drive of Seppic, the know-how and the competences developed by EPI will be continue to be valued and to thrive,” said Valérie Bizot, President and co-founder of EPI France.
THE WHY? Jean Baptiste Dellon, CEO of Seppic, explains, “This acquisition opens up new growth opportunities for Seppic in the cosmetics and dietary supplements markets. We are very pleased to welcome EPI France teams to Seppic. Our long-standing relationship and the values of expertise, quality and customer care that we share with EPI France will allow us to quickly realize synergies for the development and marketing of new ingredients.”