17.09.2019 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH
Biesterfeld and DuPont expand their distribution partnership for textile enzymes
Biesterfeld Spezialchemie is expanding its partnership with the American company DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences and is now responsible, with immediate effect, for the extensive textile enzymes portfolio throughout Europe, Russia, Turkey, and North Africa.
Since 2016, Biesterfeld has been distributing DuPont's GENENCARE®OSMS portfolio, a natural moisturiser used in the cosmetics industry, in selected European countries. Biesterfeld has now been granted extended distribution rights to include textile enzyme. The products are marketed under the brand names of Optisize®, Primafast®, PrimaGreen® and IndiAge® and are used predominantly in the textile and leather sectors.
"The enzyme product range is a new addition to the Biesterfeld cleaning portfolio. This is good news for our customers, who will benefit not only from proven, reliable products, but also from sustainable processing techniques and more efficient production operations - increasingly important considerations in this sector," commented Sergej But, Market Manager Cleaning at Biesterfeld Spezialchemie. "Enzymes act as catalysts and accelerate processes, allowing shorter washing cycles at cooler temperatures. Some products require fewer surfactants which reduces the environmental impact."
"We enjoy an exceptionally successful partnership with Biesterfeld in different market segments. The expansion of our cooperation to encompass textile applications marks another step towards a shared future. We are convinced that in Biesterfeld, we have found the right distributor for our portfolio," added Mike Mossel, EMEA DuPont N&B Home & Personal Care Sales Leader.
About DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences
DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences applies expert science to advance market-driven, healthy and sustainable solutions for the food, beverage, dietary supplement and pharmaceutical industries. We also use cutting-edge biotechnology across a range of markets to advance bio-based solutions to meet the needs of a growing population, while protecting our environment for future generations. We are innovative solvers who help our customers turn challenges into high-value business opportunities. For more information: www.dupontnutritionandhealth.com or www.biosciences.dupont.com