SINGAPORE - Angus Chemical Company, a major US manufacturer and marketer of nitroalkanes and their derivatives, has opened a new Customer Application Centers in Singapore.
ASIA - SCA’s divestment of its business in South East Asia, Taiwan and South Korea for integration with Vinda International Holdings Limited was completed on 1 April 2016.
GLOBAL - Rigid plastic film and packaging converter Klöckner Pentaplast has appointed Brent Jones as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Peter Heinze as Chief Operating Officer (COO) with immediate effect.
THAILAND - Agr International Inc has expanded its Service Center offerings in Asia with the recent opening of a service office in Bangkok, Thailand.
TAIWAN – German injection molding machinery manufacturer Arburg has established a wholly owned subsidiary in Taiwan, as part of its strategy to better support domestic customers and expand in the Southeast Asian market.
ASIA - China is the top market in Asia Pacific and the fourth most popular destination globally, with 27% of retailers looking to expand there, according to a new international retail report by CBRE.
CHINA - L’Oréal China now has a new CEO in Stéphane Rinderknech, who will also continue to head the Consumer Products Division of L’Oréal China.
JAPAN/GERMANY - Fujifilm and Heidelberg will be introducing a new B1 format inkjet printing machine that the partners say meets future customer demand for higher flexibility, productivity and versioning options.
THAILAND - Corbion has completed the pre-engineering for a PLA polymerization plant in Thailand and announced that it is entering the basic-engineering phase.
CHINA – Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) is selling SABMiller plc’s 49% stake in China Resources Snow Breweries Ltd (CR Snow) to China Resources Beer Holdings Co Ltd (CRB), giving the latter full ownership of CR Snow.
SINGAPORE - Crown Holdings Inc has appointed Robert H. Bourque Jr as President of its Asia Pacific Division effective 1 May 2016.
INDIA – Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL)’s current vice president and executive director role for its personal care division will change as personnel shift between Unilever and HUL.