ECKART Effect Pigments

Painesville, January 4th, 2019

ECKART AMERICA ANNOUNCES NEW PARTNERSHIP WITH ACME-HARDESTY FOR PERSONAL CARE INGREDIENTS

ECKART America Corporation is proud to announce Acme-Hardesty’s appointment as exclusive agent/distributor in the United States of the ECKART metallic and pearlescent pigments and rheological clay based additives business effective January 1, 2019. In addition, effective January 1, 2019, Acme- Hardesty will be our exclusive distributor for clay based additives in Canada for the personal care market.

“I am impressed with Acme-Hardesty’s professionalism and dedicated technical sales people that will enhance our strong commitment to the market,” said Amy Marshall, Sales Manager Cosmetics for ECKART America Corporation. “ECKART’s core values is aligned with Acme-Hardesty’s to deliver value and technical support to the market.

“Eckart offers a variety pigments and rheological additives that will be a wonderful complement to our existing personal care portfolio,” said Caren Dres-Hajeski, Business Unit Director for Acme-Hardesty’s Personal Care Division. “Eckart’s expansive offering paired with our current portfolio, further broadens our reach in the cosmetic industry and allows us to bring more value to our customers.”

To request more information or samples of Eckart’s ingredients, please contact Acme-Hardesty by email at ahsmteam@acme-hardesty.com or via phone at (866) 226-3834.

About Eckart
ECKART is one of the leading international manufacturers of metallic effect and pearlescent pigments for the paints and coating industry, the graphic arts, plastics and cosmetic industries. The product range includes aluminum, special pearlescent, PVD Pigments, and metallic pigments. ECKART offers our customers a comprehensive range of effect pigments and rheological additives for every demand. ECKART is committed to high quality material and the professional standard of our services.

For more information, visit http://www.eckart.net

About Acme-Hardesty
A division of Jacob Stern & Sons, Inc., Acme-Hardesty is one of the largest North American distributors of castor oil and derivatives, oleochemical derivatives, bio-based products, preservatives and surfactants, as well as a full range of renewable palm-based glycerine, fatty acids, fatty alcohols and specialty esters. A member of the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO), Acme-Hardesty champions the use of sustainable, renewable products and the development of bio-based solutions for real-world applications in the future. For more information, visit www.acme-hardesty.com.