Tag: AMyris

Amyris and the velocity of renewables

Amyris and the velocity of renewables

August 27, 2015 |

What makes Amyris, Amyris? We look at the products, the evolution of the story, the partners, the focus on yield, and deeper into the story of Rate. “I mean, man, whither goest thou? Whither goest thou, America, in thy shiny car in the night?” “Whither goest thou?” echoed Dean with his mouth open. We sat […]

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Sustainable, high-performance oils & lubes: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide to Novvi

Sustainable, high-performance oils & lubes: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide to Novvi

August 27, 2015 |

Novvi is a joint venture of Amyris, Inc. and Cosan S.A. Industria e Comercio created to develop, produce, market, and distribute high-performance oils and lubricants from renewable sources. Novvi draws from the strength of both companies, applying Amyris’ synthetic biology platform to produce targeted hydrocarbon molecules from plant sugar and Cosan’s feedstock capabilities and supply […]

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Amyris launches “The Embodied Project” in support of Biossance beauty products

Amyris launches “The Embodied Project” in support of Biossance beauty products

August 16, 2015 |

In California, Amyris’ Biossance launched its The Embodied Project to support its first product Biossance The Revitalizer, a facial moisturizer that replenishes the skin by using one of the emollients already found naturally within the body. The Embodied Project is a 30-day complimentary consultation program to encourage women to live life to the fullest and […]

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Amyris teams with Genome Compiler for open source testing program

Amyris teams with Genome Compiler for open source testing program

August 10, 2015 |

In California, Amyris, Inc. and Genome Compiler Corp. announced the availability of an open testing program for pharma and biotech companies to explore DNA design and construction solutions. The two companies announced a collaboration agreement in March 2015 to integrate Amyris’s automated lab services with Genome Compiler’s online design tools and e-commerce platform to enable […]

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Amyris gives “food for thought” with Q2 revenue miss, coupled with entry into speciality ingredients. Poised for big second half? 

Amyris gives “food for thought” with Q2 revenue miss, coupled with entry into speciality ingredients. Poised for big second half? 

August 9, 2015 |

In California, Amyris reported Q2 reported revenue of $7.8mn, up 2% over 2014 but below consensus estimates of $15.7mn, with inflows of $35.5 million that were up 36% from same period of 2014. The company highlighted in its earnings report that it launched its bio-opioids initiative expected to enable low cost supply of active pharmaceutical […]

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Amyris converts $175M of debt to equity and lands $25M Private Placement

Amyris converts $175M of debt to equity and lands $25M Private Placement

July 28, 2015 |

In California, Amyris has signed definitive agreements for the conversion and restructuring of approximately $175 million of debt, to be converted to Amyris common stock, with an additional $5 million of debt converted into joint venture ownership by its joint-venture partner, Total. Simultaneously, Amyris signed definitive agreements for a $25-million private placement led by long-term […]

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Amyris: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide

Amyris: The Digest’s 2015 8-Slide Guide

July 23, 2015 |

1. Amyris is a global renewable products company providing sustainable alternatives to a variety of non-renewable resources.

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Amyris Announces Multi-Year, Multi-Million-Dollar Agreement With Mysterious “Global Food Ingredients Supplier”

Amyris Announces Multi-Year, Multi-Million-Dollar Agreement With Mysterious “Global Food Ingredients Supplier”

July 19, 2015 |

In the “Player to be Named Later” Department, from California comes new that Amyris announced a multi-year, multi-million-dollar collaboration agreement with a “global food ingredients supplier”. Under the terms of the agreement, the company is unable to disclose details of the collaboration, but the company noted that “this agreement marks Amyris’s first collaboration in the growing food […]

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Amyris Announces Partnership With I AM THAT GIRL

Amyris Announces Partnership With I AM THAT GIRL

July 12, 2015 |

In California, Amyris announced a partnership with the nonprofit, I AM THAT GIRL, a global community that supports, celebrates and inspires fulfillment of the highest potential in every girl. Amyris plans to support local I AM THAT GIRL chapters around the country to create healthy conversations and mentorship programs to address the emotional, mental, and […]

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Novvi renewable engine oils hit 500,000 mile mark at Sonoma raceway

Novvi renewable engine oils hit 500,000 mile mark at Sonoma raceway

July 12, 2015 |

In California, Novvi announced that its engine oils are now American Petroleum Institute (API) certified and have delivered superior performance over more than a half million miles of raceway driving. Together, these accomplishments mark significant industry traction and validate that Novvi engine oils surpass industry benchmarks for performance and sustainability across all cars. Novvi oils have clocked more than half a […]

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