HOME ABOUT CONTACT AVAILABLE ISSUES SUBSCRIBE MEDIA & ADS CONFERENCE CALENDAR
LATEST UPDATES » Volume 20, Volume 2, February 2016 Biomedical Research Governance       » Tissue banking in Singapore — An Evolving Enterprise       » China Recognizes Prominent Scientists and Stresses on Innovation       » NUS Researchers Uncover Potent Parasite-killing Mechanism of Nobel Prize-Winning Anti-Malarial Drug       » A New Water Robot "Born" to Detect Water Quality       » Probing the Mystery of How Cancer Cells Die       » Researchers Find Link between Processed Foods and Autoimmune Diseases       » Unravelling the Genetics of Pregnancy and Heart Failure      
BIOBOARD - INDONESIA
IMCD acquires leading Indonesian food ingredients distributor Alam Subur
IMCD Group, a leading specialty chemicals and food ingredients company, has signed an agreement to acquire all activities of PT Alam Subur Tirta Kencana, a Jakarta-based leading food ingredients distributor. With this acquisition, Rotterdam-based IMCD Group also makes its entry into Indonesia.

Under this deal, IMCD will also acquire Alam Subur's affiliated company PT Sapta Permata at Surabaya, Indonesia.

Mr. Eduard Utama, founder of Alam Subur, says: “We are delighted with our partnership with IMCD. This will enable us to grow further. We will benefit from sharing best practices and know-hows and will be able to expand our product offering”.

Alam Subur is a leading distributor and supplier for food and beverage ingredients with offices and warehouses in Jakarta. It also supplies nutraceutical & pharmaceutical ingredients. Founded in 1999, the company currently employs about 100 employees, comprising sales and marketing, technical and administration staff.

Sapta Permata was founded in 2002 and has 20 employees.

Commenting on the acquisitions, Mr. Albert Stevens, Vice President Asia for IMCD Group, said: “This is an important step in the realization of our strategy in the largest and fastest growing country of Southeast Asia, where we foresee tremendous growth prospects. Alam Subur's expertise and knowledge of a diverse and huge market like Indonesia will be an asset for our expansion strategy.”

Business partners of Alam Subur have been notified of the change and IMCD will ensure a smooth business transition, with no disturbance to Alam Subur's current activities. All employees of Alam Subur will transfer to IMCD. Mr. Utama will continue to lead IMCD Indonesia.

Click here for the complete issue.

NEWS CRUNCH  
news Collaboration is Cure for Better Global Health Outcomes, UK-India Experts Say
news EmTech Asia Opens: Features 50 speakers on innovation and emerging technologies
news Russia's only project to supply local high-tech anti-cancer drugs abroad continues with the first shipment to Vietnam
PR NEWSWIRE  
Asia Pacific Biotech News
EDITORS' CHOICE  

Primates in Biomedical Research
COLUMNS  
\
APBN Editorial Calendar 2016
January:
Guest Editorial - Biotechnology In Korea
February:
Guest Editorial - Biomedical Research Governance
March:
Guest Editorial - Life-Saving Opportunities: A Guide to Regenerative Medicine
April:
Cancerology / Oncology
May:
Guest Editorial - Antibody Informatics In Japan
June:
Medical Devices and Technology
July:
Water Technology
August:
Occupational Health
September:
Olympics: Evolution of Sports
October:
Respiratory: Seasonal flu viruses
November:
Tobacco Smoking
Editorial calendar is subjected to changes.
– Editor: Carmen, Jia Wen Loh
MAGAZINE TAGS
About Us
Events
Available issues
Editorial Board
Letters to Editor
Instructions to Authors
Advertise with Us
CONTACT
World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd.
5 Toh Tuck Link, Singapore 596224
Tel: 65-6466-5775
Fax: 65-6467-7667
» Editorial Enquiries: biotech_edit@wspc.com
» For Subscriptions, Advertisements &
   Media Partnerships Enquiries:
   Ms PoPo Kwok or Ms Sok Ching Lim/td>
Copyright© 2015 World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd  •  Privacy Policy