VVF buys Colgate site

November 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;11/13/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 43, p17
Trade Publication
This article reports on the acquisition of Colgate Palmolive's soap manufacturing plant in Kansas City, Kansas by Indian oleochemicals producer VVF. VVF expects to complete the deal by the end of 2006 and revealed that it will make the site its U.S. headquarters. Colgate plans to close the plant by the end of 2006, and VVF expects to restart production with about 60 employees in 2007.


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