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Cambrex Announces Stability Storage Expansions in Ireland and Belgium

Cambrex today announced the expansion of their stability storage business, Q1 Scientific, which offers environmentally-controlled stability storage services to the pharmaceutical, medical device and life sciences industries. Q1 Scientific will open a new 20,000-square-foot cGMP facility in Belgium and add an additional 10,000 square feet at their existing facility in Waterford, Ireland. The expansions will be completed in the first half of 2023.

October 4, 2022

Siegfried and Novavax Extend their Collaboration

Novavax, a US-based biopharmaceutical company, and Siegfried have decided to extend their collaboration for the aseptic fill & finish of Novavax's protein-based coronavirus vaccine Nuvaxovid at Siegfried's manufacturing site in Hameln (Germany). The original manufacturing and supply agreement has started in 2021 with an original term until end of 2022 and has now been extended until the end of 2023.

September 28, 2022

American Chemical Solutions Continues to Grow

American Chemical Solutions (ACS), a leading global custom chemical manufacturer, today announced its continued growth through the addition of two leading industry executives to its team. Robert E. Gaston is joining the organization as Engineering Lead and Jeffery S. Diercks will serve as Business Development Manager.

September 20, 2022

Seatex Partners with ChemQuest Chemicals to Pursue Broad Commercial Expansion

Seatex, LLC, a leading specialty chemical manufacturer and formulator, has acquired the ChemQuest Chemicals, LLC , a custom chemical manufacturer headquartered in Pasadena, Texas. For over twenty-five years, ChemQuest has provided custom toll manufacturing services to customers globally, with expertise in complex blending and reactionary synthesis. This acquisition provides Seatex with enhanced production capabilities, increased capacity and a complementary customer base, representing a diverse set of end-markets.

September 6, 2022

Avatar Corporation Joins Caldic, Strengthening Caldic’s Portfolio in U.S. Food Industry

Caldic B.V. today announced the acquisition of Avatar Corporation, a value-add distributor of specialty food ingredients and custom solutions based in University Park (Illinois, US). The unique distribution and manufacturing capabilities from Avatar will significantly strengthen Caldic’s portfolio for the food industry and enable further expansion in North America, specifically in the US.

September 1, 2022