Tag: AMyris

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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Amyris signs multi-million-dollar supply agreement for global nutraceuticals and vitamins market

Amyris signs multi-million-dollar supply agreement for global nutraceuticals and vitamins market

January 5, 2016 |

In California, Amyris, Inc. announced that it has signed its first Biofene® ingredient supply agreement for the global nutraceuticals and vitamins market. The agreement represents a multi-million-dollar arrangement with one of the world’s leading nutraceuticals manufacturers. Initial volumes of farnesene were delivered to the customer in the fourth quarter for conversion to the final product. […]

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The Next Wave of Industrial Biotechnology (with Bicycles, Unicorns & Rainbows)

The Next Wave of Industrial Biotechnology (with Bicycles, Unicorns & Rainbows)

December 22, 2015 |

By Sam Nejame, Special to the Digest Early last month I travelled to San Francisco for a conference. Over the weekend I and some old college friends cycled through Marin. In rain and fog we spun up long steady climbs then bombed hairy twisting descents through the famed redwoods. When my borrowed bicycle needed a […]

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Green Biologics, Amyris, Sweetwater Energy, Stora Enso, LanzaTech, REG create winning Photo Votes for December 21, 2015 – The 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy

Green Biologics, Amyris, Sweetwater Energy, Stora Enso, LanzaTech, REG create winning Photo Votes for December 21, 2015 – The 50 Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy

December 20, 2015 |

Here are the winning Photo Votes for the week in this years’s competition for the Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy. LanzaTech (2 winners), Amyris (2 winners), REG (2 winners), Sweetwater Energy, Green Biologics and StoraEnso took home the winning bonus votes this week. Voting continues through January 15th, 2016 at 5pm ET. “There’s nothing like a photo […]

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On the Move in the Bioeconomy: Amyris 

On the Move in the Bioeconomy: Amyris 

December 20, 2015 |

In California, Amyris appointed Margaret H. Georgiadis, President, Americas at Google, Inc., as a member of Amyris’s Board of Directors. Prior to her current role, Georgiadis held senior level positions at Groupon, Discover Financial Services, and McKinsey and Company. Georgiadis has extensive experience and capabilities in technology, marketing, consumer sales, and business strategy and development. She holds […]

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Amyris reports 27% product revenue growth as operating expenses dip

Amyris reports 27% product revenue growth as operating expenses dip

November 8, 2015 |

In California, Amyris reported Q3 2015 revenues of $8.6M, compared with $16.3M for Q3 2014. The decline was driven by a large annual F&F product sale in Q3 2014. Our second F&F product sales, representing the initial sale under an annual supply agreement, is expected to ship in the fourth quarter of this year. Collaboration […]

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The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Winning Photo Votes for November 2, 2015

The Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy: Winning Photo Votes for November 2, 2015

November 1, 2015 |

Here are the winning Photo Votes for the week in this years’s competition for the Hottest Companies in the Advanced Bioeconomy. This week, with the Hot 40 at a close, we’re now focused on Hot 50 Photo Votes. “There’s nothing like a photo vote to help a company,” said Digest editor Jim Lane, “in the strange […]

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Amyris announces offering for $50 million private placement

Amyris announces offering for $50 million private placement

October 14, 2015 |

In California, Amyris, Inc. announced the offering, subject to market conditions, of $50 million of Convertible Senior Notes due 2019 (the “notes”), in a private placement to qualified institutional buyers and institutional accredited investors. Amyris expects to price the transaction and enter into note purchase agreements with purchasers of the notes on or before October […]

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