The Personal Care division of ingredients supplier Naturex posted massive growth for 2012 as the company reported strong gains, particularly in emerging markets.
Despite still being the smallest division for the French firm, Personal care still saw revenues almost reach five million euros, exhibiting a 48.1 per cent increase compared to last year, driven my more targeted cosmetics applications.
Overall the company saw sales increase 18.2 per cent for the year, with all divisions posting double-digit growth, and strong gains seen in emerging markets.
"Naturex once again performed remarkably well in 2012 despite the particularly adverse effects of an economic slowdown in Europe," said CEO Thierry Lambert. "In 2013... we expect even more growth momentum."