In 2012, Cosmotec completes 25 years of successful history in the Brazilian cosmetic market. To celebrate this important date, the company offers this special content hotsite.
Here, you will find more information about Cosmotec's history and download celebratory wallpapers to your desktop.
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1987: Galena Chemical and Pharmaceutical Products was founded with the main purpose to distribute raw materials in small quantities for handling pharmacies.
1989: First participation as an exhibitor in a fair of the segment.
1992: Starts the representation of worldwide suppliers to offer exclusive raw materials in Brazil.
1995: The company builds its own headquarters in Tatuapé, São Paulo.
1998: To make the business development possible, Galena's cosmetic division becomes independent and entitled Cosmotec, which begins to dedicate its efforts to innovations for the cosmetic market.
1999: The company conquers ISO 9001 certification.
2001: Conquest of the SA 8000 certification and beginning of the social project "Little Starfish".
2002: Opening of a new building in Guarulhos, São Paulo.
2006: The company conquers the Innova Quality certification (ABIHPEC) and opens Cosmotec International office.
2007: Guarulhos unit gets an expansion with the acquisition of additional 4.000 m². Cosmotec has, through this point, 10.600 m² of area.
In the same year, the company was chosen as one of the 100 best companies to work for by the Institute Great Place to Work / "Época" Magazine.
2009: Cosmotec is certified as a qualified supplier "ÁPICE" (ABIHPEC).
2011: "Little Starfish Project" completes 10 years of existence.