Omya completes acquisition Formulae Development LLC, a contract R&D formulator for natural cosmetics in the US

17th April 2020
Omya, a leading global distributor and manufacturer of specialty ingredients, has successfully completed the acquisition of Formulae Development, LLC., an innovative contract R&D company specializing in natural formulations for Personal Care, located in Hazlet, NJ, US. Formulae, a boutique custom laboratory with fifteen years’ experience in the personal care industry, has an established reputation as a provider of trend-setting solutions to the natural cosmetic market. With the acquisition, Omya is strengthening its position as a leader in cosmetic research and development within the Americas. By leveraging both Formulae’s commitment to customer satisfaction through creation of exceptional finished products and Omya’s international network of technical innovation centers, the combined businesses will be best positioned to serve the needs of both customers and principals nationwide. Omya now has a strong North American platform for Personal Care with locations in Long Beach, CA, Hazlet, NJ and Mexico City offering their customers and supply partners first class products, formulation know-how, technical service and customer support. Omya welcomes Formulae Development to the Omya Group and remains excited about the acquisition and growth prospects of the combined businesses.