Tag: AMyris

Amyris inks 5-year $100M+ biofene supply pact for nutraceutical market

Amyris inks 5-year $100M+ biofene supply pact for nutraceutical market

April 28, 2016 |

In California, the Eco-Emirs of Emeryville, Amyris executed a five year Biofene supply agreement with a global nutraceuticals company. Upping the ante from January This new, long-term agreement replaces the parties’ one-year purchase agreement, which was previously announced on January 4, 2016.  More on that deal here. Under the new supply agreement, the mystery customer […]

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Define Your Problem: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Partnering in Advanced Biotechnology

Define Your Problem: The Digest’s 2016 Multi-Slide Guide to Partnering in Advanced Biotechnology

April 26, 2016 |

This month, we held a well-attended webinar on renewable chemicals intermediates and cellulosic sugars, with the sugars slide deck presented by industry consultant Vonnie Estes — whose latest Digest column is here. Vonnie’s latest deck is a winner, on partnering and its realities, especially for emerging companies in the sector.

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Demand for Amyris farnesene requires production expansion at Brotas plant

Demand for Amyris farnesene requires production expansion at Brotas plant

March 22, 2016 |

In Brazil, Amyris announced an expansion project to add a dedicated flavors & fragrances manufacturing unit to its Brotas industrial fermentation complex in Brazil. This planned expansion enables the company to meet demand for contracted flavors and fragrances molecules for its collaboration partners. The expansion provides for focused use of the current Brotas industrial fermentation […]

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Amyris Biossance launches “The Refresher” biodegradable makeup removing cloths

Amyris Biossance launches “The Refresher” biodegradable makeup removing cloths

March 20, 2016 |

In California, Biossance has released its new Refresher Makeup Removing Cloths ─ marking the fourth product announced since brand launch in June 2015. Now available at biossance.com and HSN, The Refresher is a package of biodegradable cleansing cloths enriched with an all-natural antioxidant blend of ingredients that gently remove makeup and impurities without leaving skin […]

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Is this the Amyris year, as management expects revenue to triple?

Is this the Amyris year, as management expects revenue to triple?

March 10, 2016 |

Despite a dismal beginning to earnings season, as Amyris, Arcadia disappoint, the Eco-Emirates of Emeryville look set for huge expansion in 2016. In California, Amyris reported Q4 revenues of $9.6mn and a net loss for Q4 of $41.9 million ($34 million after elimination of non-recurring items), well below Wall Street consensus estimates of $32.4 million. […]

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The Big Year Dawns: The Digest’s 2016 8-Slide Guide to Amyris

The Big Year Dawns: The Digest’s 2016 8-Slide Guide to Amyris

March 10, 2016 |

In California, Amyris reported Q4 revenues of $9.6mn and a net loss for Q4 of $41.9 million ($34 million after elimination of non-recurring items), well below Wall Street consensus estkmates of $32.4 million. “The fourth quarter resulted in our best renewable product sales quarter to date during 2015 while also highlighting our challenge in completing […]

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Amyris closes $20M private placement

Amyris closes $20M private placement

February 21, 2016 |

In California, Amyris closed a $20 million private placement of unsecured promissory notes to existing investors. In connection with this financing, the company also issued warrants for 2.9 million shares of common stock. The private placement was led by a long-term investor affiliated with one of Amyris’s board members, John Doerr, of the venture capital […]

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Bio-Based Solvent Technology “Muck Daddy” Named Official Hand Cleaner of Pirelli World Challenge

Bio-Based Solvent Technology “Muck Daddy” Named Official Hand Cleaner of Pirelli World Challenge

January 31, 2016 |

In California, Amyris’ high-performance cleaning brand, Muck Daddy , has been named the official hand cleaner of the Pirelli World Challenge (“PWC”) racing series. Muck Daddy, developed by Amyris’s biochemists for more than decade, is based on Amyris’s proprietary Myralene 10 solvent, a revolutionary ingredient positioned to replace harsh petroleum- and limonene-based solvents. Muck Daddy’s […]

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Amyris debuts Pathways Program: access to its synthetic biology technology.

Amyris debuts Pathways Program: access to its synthetic biology technology.

January 17, 2016 |

In California, Amyris announced the availability of its Pathways Program, a program that provides partners a low-cost, low-risk opportunity to access Amyris’s industry-leading synthetic biology technology. Through the Pathways Program, partners can, with a small initial investment, sponsor and secure a molecule they are interested in having Amyris produce using the next-generation tools and technologies […]

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Stora Enso, Amyris, LanzaTech, Novozymes, REG create winning Photo Votes for January 12, 2016 – The 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy

Stora Enso, Amyris, LanzaTech, Novozymes, REG create winning Photo Votes for January 12, 2016 – The 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy

January 12, 2016 |

Here are the winning Photo Votes for this week in the 2016 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy competition. Amyris, REG (3 winners), Stora Enso, LanzaTech (4 winners) and Novozymes took home the winning bonus votes this week. Voting continues through January 15th, 2016 at 5pm ET. “There’s nothing like a photo vote to help a company,” said Digest editor […]

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