Keyword: Material Science

Markets & Companies

The Future Lies in the Genome

07.10.2015 - Kemal Malik, board member for innovation at the German Bayer Group, sees many similarities in the genetic system of humans, animals and plants. This opens the door for synergies in...


Johnson Matthey Acquires Pharmorphix

02.10.2015 - Johnson Matthey has further boosted its fine chemicals arm with the acquisition of the Pharmorphix solid form research business based at Cambridge, England, from Sigma-Aldrich. The...


Caldic Completes Takeover of R2 Group

30.09.2015 - Dutch-based international distributor and manufacturer of ingredients and products for the food, chemical and technical industries, Caldic, has completed its acquisition of R2...

Logistics & Supply Chain

“Less-Than-Truckload Networks”

28.07.2015 -

The European market for less-than-truckload (LTL) services is characterized by rising competition and price pressure.

Chemistry & Life Sciences

The Power of Combining Strengths

02.09.2014 - The role of chemical distribution is often reduced to sourcing, storing, repackaging and supplying chemicals. However, many chemical distributors - such as Brenntag - offer much...


Atotech, Case Western Reserve University Signed R&D Agreement

11.03.2013 - Several R&D agreements have been signed by Atotech, Germany and Case Western Reserve University to enter jointly the metallization chemistry research and material science...


Bayer Plastics Unit May See Turn for the Better

03.12.2012 - The plastics unit of German drugmaker Bayer could see higher returns on its capital in the medium term, making it an "essential part of" the diversified group, its chief executive...