Zurich, Switzerland, March 30, 2016 – DKSH’s Business Unit Performance Materials, a leading Market Expansion Services provider and distributor of natural and synthetic filaments will exhibit at Interbrush 2016 in Freiburg. The event, which brings together the brush industry’s leading companies, developers and experts will be held at the Messe Freiburg in Germany from April 27-29, 2016.
DKSH will exhibit at stand 1.1.1 and will be present throughout the show to promote and discuss products and innovations from its extensive brush and paint brush portfolios. More than 7,000 professionals from the brush industry are expected to attend the event.
DKSH’s areas of expertise include: animal fibers (goat hair, horse tail hair, pig bristles), vegetable fibers (arenga, palmira bassine, tampico fibers) and synthetics and mixtures (DKSH’s own brand BRIMA, mixtures, pure synthetics) and its core competences include global sourcing, quality control, global logistics and service excellence.
“We are exhibiting at Interbrush for the first time in 2016 and we very much look forward to showcasing our extensive product and innovation concepts portfolio for the brush industry. Our presence as an exhibitor at Interbrush will further broaden awareness of DKSH in the industry,” commented Sylvain Atger, Director, Specialty Chemicals Industry Europe, DKSH France.
DKSH is the leading Market Expansion Services provider with a focus on Asia. As the term "Market Expansion Services" suggests, DKSH helps other companies and brands to grow their business in new or existing markets. Publicly listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange since 2012, DKSH is a global company headquartered in Zurich. With 770 business locations in 36 countries – 740 of them in Asia – and 28,300 specialized staff, DKSH generated net sales of CHF 10.1 billion in 2015. DKSH was founded in 1865. With strong Swiss heritage, the company has a long tradition of doing business in and with Asia and is deeply rooted in communities and businesses across Asia Pacific.
DKSH Business Unit Performance Materials is a leading specialty chemicals distributor and provider of Market Expansion Services for performance materials, covering Europe, North America and the whole of Asia. The Business Unit sources, develops, markets and distributes a wide range of specialty chemicals and ingredients for pharmaceutical, personal care, food & beverage as well as various industrial applications. In addition, it creates innovative and cutting-edge concepts and applications in 26 innovation centers located worldwide. With 100 business locations in 30 countries and around 970 specialized staff, Business Unit Performance Materials generated net sales of CHF 782.5 million in 2015.