Press releases

Galactic is pleased to appoint two new distribution partners in Poland

Brussels, 17th January 2017 - Galactic, one of the leading European manufacturer of Lactic acid, Lactates, Enzymes, Bio-solvents and natural preservatives, is glad to announce that IMPAG Poland and HSH Chemie, two highly regarded and well renowned distributors of raw materials and active ingredients for the HI&I, CASE and Cosmetics industries, will be the official distributors in Poland of Galactic 100% natural origin products. These partnerships will increase Galactic presence in Poland, which offers tremendous opportunities for future developments.

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Galactic announces price increase
Brussels, 15th September 2016 - Galactic, a long-time producer of lactic acid, its derivatives and other natural solutions, increases the price of its products. The price increase will be applied on all product ranges in the whole EMEA region.

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Galactic is delighted to announce its new partnership with AZELIS
Brussels, 2nd August 2016 - Galactic is happy to announce that AZELIS will distribute their range of products dedicated to the Food and Nutrition industry in Benelux region.

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Galactic announces new products for the cosmetics industry complying with the COSMOS standard

Brussels, 26th March 2014 – Galactic is glad to announce that three of its lactic acid and sodium lactate solutions for cosmetic applications are now conformed to the COSMOS standards. This follows the company’s announcement in September regarding a number of Galactic’s natural solutions for cosmetics, detergents and paints that received the approval from ECOCERT in accordance with their standards on natural and organic raw materials.

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Galactic celebrates its 20th anniversary and opens a new office in Germany
Brussels, 20th January 2014 – This year is a milestone in Galactic’s existence. The company celebrates its 20th anniversary and, on the same occasion, is proud to announce the opening of Galactic Deutschland GmbH, its new sales office located in Düsseldorf, Germany.

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Galactic and Naturex combine their expertise to develop new preservation solutions

Brussels, 15 November 2013 – Naturex, the global leader in specialty plant-based natural ingredients, and Galactic, the world expert in lactic acid and lactates based natural ingredients, have launched a joint research program to develop a range of preservation systems that include both anti-microbial and antioxidant protection.

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Galactic opens a new subsidiary in Italy

Brussels, 14 November 2013 – Galactic is proud to announce the opening of its new sales office located in Milano, Italy: Galactic Italia s.r.l. Owing to this expansion, Galactic will provide a more localised service to its Italian customers.

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Galactic is proud to comply with ECOCERT standards

Brussels, 12 September 2013 – Galactic is delighted to announce that a number of its natural solutions for cosmetics, detergents and paints have received approval from ECOCERT in accordance with their standards on natural and organic raw materials.

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Galactic launches an innovative predictive modelling tool in food

Brussels, 23rd May 2013 – Galactic, one of the world leaders in the production of food safety systems, today launches a revolutionary predictive modelling tool. With the aim to help meat, dairy and seafood producers predict the shelf life of their products without having to go through costly and lengthy safety studies, both the “most probable” and “super safe” models predict Listeria monocytogenes growth in several food applications under specific conditions.

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Galactic inaugurates its new research centre in Brussels
Brussels, 17th April 2013 - Galactic, a world leader in the production of lactic acid and other products made by fermentation, today launched its new research centre – Galactic Innovation Campus – in the presence of Céline Fremault, Brussels Minister for the Economy and Employment with responsibility for scientific research and Gaëtan Van Goidsenhoven, deputy mayor of Anderlecht. Situated on the Erasme site in Brussels, this recent acquisition is in line with the Belgian company’s development strategy which has lately seen the launch of new products and services.

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Galactic expands its range of natural solutions

Brussels, April 3rd 2013 – Galactic, a producer of lactic acid and its derivatives, is set to broaden its scope of activities to include new services and products in order to become the leading supplier for natural food preservation.

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Galactic et Quality Partner, côte à côte dans le combat pour la qualité et la sécurité des aliments
Bruxelles, le 19 mars 2013La complémentarité des solutions naturelles proposées par Galactic, leader dans la production d’acide lactique et autres produits de fermentation, et la métagénomique - ou technique d’analyse ADN - de Quality Partner, spécialiste du contrôle qualité des produits alimentaires et cosmétiques, ouvre une nouvelle voie visant à améliorer considérablement la qualité et la sécurité des produits issus du secteur agro-alimentaire.

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