September 2013

Colep and the One Asia Network form a “new ultimate Aerosol Global Supply Network”

Colep, with headquarters in Europe and the One Asia Network, an alliance of three companies (Daizo Corp. of Japan, with operations in Japan, Thailand and China, Pax Australia and Asian Aerosols of India), have announced the creation of a global supply network, through the establishment of a Manufacturing& Technology Agreement, which will cover the whole of their respective organizations and thereby provide supply coverage from Australia, Japan, China, Thailand, India, Poland, Germany, Spain, Portugal and Brazil.

“[This alliance has] materialized in a Manufacturing & Technology Agreement, under which the parties will work together in Innovation, Research & Development, Quality, Operations and Safety, with the aim of delivering superior, faster and streamlined global solutions to our customers,” commented Vitor Neves, CEO of Colep.

Speaking on behalf of the One Asia Network, Nobuyuki Minami, President of Daizo Corp. of Japan, stated “Through this alliance, we are now ready to support our customers on a global basis. This is a major step forward in supporting our customers in the implementation of their projects: bringing innovation to the world.”

The alliance does not involve any cross shareholding participation; the manufacturing aspect of the agreement will include sharing of best practice in areas of; safety, manufacturing know-how and efficient practices. Technology exchanges will encompass both formulation and packaging developments, the sharing of aerosol science and technology, and the bringing together of creative dispensing solutions.