Tag: AMyris

Thrive, survive, jive or take five: Who is weathering the $50 oil storm in biofuels, and how?

Thrive, survive, jive or take five: Who is weathering the $50 oil storm in biofuels, and how?

May 13, 2015 |

A period of lower-cost oil has, famously, descended on the market, reminding us that business models should always take into account “black swan” economic events such as the battle between OPEC and unconventional oil producers over some 10% of global market share, which has tumbled oil prices some 20% down, with US currency strength causing […]

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The commercialization of renewable fuels, chemicals and biobased product: 4 new views, in depth

The commercialization of renewable fuels, chemicals and biobased product: 4 new views, in depth

May 11, 2015 |

New targets, new markets, new tech, new methods, new outcomes. LanzaTech, Genomatica, Amyris and Brazil’s CTBE share in-depth presentations from the 37th Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals. 100 of the most fascinating slides you’ll see all year. This past week, a notable session wrapped up at the 3th SBFC convention, this one on […]

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Amyris reaches positive cash flow for Q1 2015; records more than $30M of cash revenue inflows

Amyris reaches positive cash flow for Q1 2015; records more than $30M of cash revenue inflows

May 5, 2015 |

In California, Amyris announced positive cash flow of $1.7 million in the first quarter despite negative currency effect of $1.2 million. Overall, Amyris recorded Q1 2015 non-GAAP cash revenue inflows of $30.3 million, compared with $17.9 million for Q1 2014. Total Q1 2015 revenues were $7.9 million, an increase of 30% compared with same quarter […]

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Amyris hosts launch preview event for Biossance, moisturizer product

Amyris hosts launch preview event for Biossance, moisturizer product

May 4, 2015 |

In California, Amyris previewed the launch of its new consumer branch, Biossance. The product features the company’s Neossance squalane, an advanced emollient that replenishes moisture in the skin by using a moisturizer already present naturally in the human body. The Biossance products will be distributed beginning in May, 2015. During the launch event, John Melo, […]

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Amyris enters agreement for personal care product distribution in the Netherlands

Amyris enters agreement for personal care product distribution in the Netherlands

April 13, 2015 |

In the Netherlands, Amyris has entered into an agreement with Sualan Natural Health B.V., a privately held, personal care product company based in The Netherlands, for the production and marketing of Neossance Squalane-based personal care products. Squalan will market and sell Neossance-based products to retailers and consumers, primarily in the European Union. The partnership between […]

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Who said what: The hottest slides from ABLC 2015

Who said what: The hottest slides from ABLC 2015

March 15, 2015 |

ABLC 2015 has come and gone. Here are new priorities, lessons learned, new advances, and cautionary tales. ABLC 2015 ended last Friday, and from the annual bioeconomy leadership conference in Washington DC., we have selected slides presented by CEOs from Abengoa, Algenol, Amyris, Aventine, Enerkem, Fulcrum, GranBio, Green Biologics, Iogen and LanzaTech — at the top rank in terms of […]

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Amyris and Genome Compiler enter deal to allow users to design and order DNA

Amyris and Genome Compiler enter deal to allow users to design and order DNA

March 3, 2015 |

In California, Amyris and Genome Compiler Corp., a synthetic biology platform company, have entered into a collaboration agreement to integrate Amyris’s automated lab services with Genome Compiler’s online design tools and e-commerce platform to enable users to design and order DNA or other biological products seamlessly. This integration will provide a comprehensive solution from design […]

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Amyris says 132% increase in sales to $100M is in the cards for 2015

Amyris says 132% increase in sales to $100M is in the cards for 2015

February 25, 2015 |

The first of the “2010-12 IPO kids” completes its transformation to a lively, product-driven commercial company with revenues in fragrances, emollients, solvents and fuels. In California, Amyris announced Q4 2014 revenues of $11.6 million and $43.3M for the full year, a 5% increase over 2013, and Q4 net income of $58.0 million and  $2.3 million […]

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Amyris dives into the renewable solvents industry

Amyris dives into the renewable solvents industry

January 20, 2015 |

In California, Amyris announced plans to launch its first industrial cleaning products containing Amyris’s Myralene™ renewable solvents through U.S. AutoForce and U.S. Lubricants, divisions of U.S. Venture, Inc. This planned partnership will enable Amyris’s high performance renewable industrial cleaning products to gain visibility and access to over 35,000 automotive aftermarket and industrial outlets served by […]

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Amyris: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

Amyris: Biofuels Digest’s 2015 5-Minute Guide

January 4, 2015 |

Company description: Amyris is a global renewable products company providing sustainable alternatives to a variety of non-renewable resources. Amyris uses its innovative bioscience technology to convert plant sugars into hydrocarbon molecules. Amyris creates ingredients and is commercializing its No Compromise products in the flavors and fragrances, cosmetics, specialty fluids, polymers, lubricants, and fuels industries. Amyris […]

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