Two Composite Veterans Join HORN's Technical Sales Team

Nov 19th 2014
Ron Adams and Robby White join HORN Composites and Fabrication Materials (CFM) as account managers supporting the company's Southwest territory. Adams and White each bring to HORN more than 20 years of composite industry experience in manufacturing and sales to support the rapid growth of the HORN CFM business in the Southwest.

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HORN Launches OPtain120 and ChalCurb at SupplySide West 2014

Oct 8th 2014
HORN Nutraceuticals launched two new innovative ingredients for hearth health and weight management at SupplySide West 2014 (SSW) in Las Vegas, Oct. 8-9 at booth No. 28109. OPtain120™ and ChalCurb™ are clinically-proven innovations exclusively distributed in North America by HORN. OPtain120 addresses the high blood pressure endemic which affects 67 million adults in the U.S. Clinical studies have demonstrated blood pressure reduction with evidence of efficacy in as little as five days.

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HORN's Dave Preszler Named Bonneville IFT’s “Outstanding Volunteer

Aug 1st 2014
The Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) Bonneville Section presented its 2014 “Outstanding Volunteer” award to Dave Preszler, technical director and senior account manager, HORN FoodTech and HORN Animal Wellness at the IFT Annual Meeting & Food Expo in June.

This accolade recognizes select trade members for their dedication to support the food science industry in its efforts to transform scientific knowledge into innovative solutions to benefit people around the world. As part of this achievement, Preszler’s name was displayed in the Hall of Honor during the IFT Expo in New Orleans, and will be featured in IFT newsletters and publications, along with names of winners from other local IFT sections throughout the U.S.

A member of the national IFT since 1979, Preszler enjoys working with students at Brigham Young University (BYU) and Utah State University, by instilling wisdom and knowledge on the topic of product development as an investment in our nation’s future food scientists.

Impact Colors Announces September Launch of "Color Trends 2016+"

Jul 28th 2014
Impact Colors Inc. announced the September launch of "Color Trends 2016+", an original forecast of trends in personal care and cosmetic solutions. An Impact Colors exclusive, this forecast presentation is developed by renowned industry trend forecaster and market developement expert, Sunny Maffeo of Sunny Maffeo Partners, LLC and commissioned by Impact Colors.

In preparation for the September launch, Impact Colors is hosting a series of in-depth training events to prepare its international team of distribution partners to bring "Color Trends 2016+" to their markets. As the exclusive distributor of Impact Colors on the West Coast, HORN Care Elements will participate in these trainings to avail to its customers this premier color trend forecast presentation.

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HORN Animal Wellness Releases Fat Talk Infographic

Jul 17th 2014
HORN Animal Wellness, one of North America’s leading distributors of specialty animal ingredients, announced today an educational infographic created by the company is now available to view and download on HORN’s website. The infographic is designed to help shed light on the functional and nutritional benefits of medium-chain triglycerides (MCT) oil for animals and animal food products.

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HORN School of Animal Wellness at SuperZoo 2014

Jul 17th 2014
HORN Animal Wellness sponsors free seminars to provide the latest information and expert advice to SuperZoo 2014 attendees during the pet industry’s biggest event, July 22–24, at the Mandalay Bag Convention Center in Las Vegas.

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HORN Joins Council for Responsible Nutrition as a Voting Member

May 13th 2014
HORN has joined the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) as a voting member. Additionally, HORN personnel also were named to specialty committes including Xiaoming “Sandy” Chien, PhD, vice president of Innovative Products at HORN Nutraceuticals, who is now a member of CRN’s Senior Scientific Advisory Council.

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HORN Expands Product Line with BASF Polyurethane Polyalchohols and Diols

Apr 9th 2014
Effective immediately, HORN now offers BASF’s Capromer™ polyols, a proprietary caprolactone polymer, caprolactone monomer, 1,6-hexanediol and 1,5-pentanediol. The addition of these materials completes HORN’s portfolio of polyurethane polyols and diols, which also includes BASF’s 1,4-butanediol, polytetramethylene ether glycol (PolyTHF® PTMEG), tetrahydrofuran (THF), n-methylpyrrolidone (NMP), neopentylglycol (NPG) and n-ethylpyrrolidone (NEP).

HORN is now the industry's one-stop shop for polyurethane raw materials in the Western U.S.

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HORN Receives a Second Achievement Award from Air Products

Apr 9th 2014
Presented to HORN at the American Coatings Show in Atlanta, Air Products and Chemicals' Specialty Additives Group awarded HORN with the “New Product Achievement Award." Air Products’ corporate target for distributors is to have 20 percent of total annual sales be new products launched within the past five years. HORN's split for new business exceeded the Air Products corporate target for FY-2013, thus earning the accolade. This recognition marks the second award received from Air Products and Chemicals this year, following a “New Products Achievement Award” from its Epoxy Additives Group at the World of Concrete convention in January.

Sherwin-Williams Recognizes HORN and Unimin at ACS

Apr 9th 2014
Sherwin-Williams presented the elite “Certified Supplier Award” to HORN and Unimin for their combined efforts in servicing the organization. Awarded at the American Coatings Show, the “Certified Supplier Award” annually honors suppliers who have achieved the highest level of excellence in meeting Sherwin-Williams’ Purchasing Center of Excellence Supplier Performance Criteria. An award winner for three consecutive years, HORN and Unimin’s efforts demonstrated a collective commitment to Sherwin-Williams’ continuous improvement

BASF Kaolin Awards HORN with Top Distributor Honor

Apr 8th 2014
BASF Kaolin named HORN "Distributor of the Year" during its all-distributor meeting, which coincided with the American Coatings Show in Atlanta on April 8. A seven-time winner of the award, HORN's sales growth was up by 36.9 percent over the previous year, contributing to its overall achievement.

HORN has been representing BASF in the Western U.S. for more than 25 years and has a longstanding partnership with the organization for more than 45 years. HORN’s previous award wins for this award includes the years 2011, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004 and 2001.

This announcement marks the third accolade from a principal supplier recognizing HORN with top honors for outstanding performance in 2013.

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HORN Animal Wellness and IOI Loders Croklaan Announcement

Mar 28th 2014
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HORN Wins Behr Excellence Award

Mar 20th 2014
On March 20, HORN was invited to Behr Process Corporation’s annual Suppliers Awards Banquet, an invitation-only event which included the top five percent of all Behr’s suppliers worldwide. A multiple-year award winner, HORN was honored with Behr’s “Excellence Award,” recognizing HORN for its commitment to quality and exceptional performance in 2013. HORN has a long-standing relationship with Behr, and has been strategic partners in serving the coatings industry together since 1986.

Cabot Names HORN Distributor of the Year

Mar 19th 2014
HORN has been awarded with Cabot Corporation’s (NYSE: CBT) 2013 “North American Distributor Performance Award,” recognizing Cabot’s top distributor throughout the U.S. and Canada. The award was presented by Cabot at the HORN headquarters on March 18.

HORN represents Cabot in the Western U.S. across all seven of its business units since 2002.

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BENEO Selects HORN as Western U.S. Regional Distributor

Feb 18th 2014
HORN was selected as BENEO's Western U.S. regional distributor. BENEO, a leading manufacturer of functional nutrients for healthy nutrition, offers complementary solutions for HORN's full line of best-in-class ingredients.

Available through HORN in the Western U.S. for the food and nutrition industry: functional fibers including Orafti inulin and FOS products; functional carbohydrates including Palatinose and ISOMALT; and specialty rice ingredients including rice starches, flours and proteins.

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Coatings Industry Veteran Jeff Wear Joins HORN

Feb 18th 2014
Jeff Wear has been named senior account manager, supporting HORN Coatings and Building Materials. Wear brings to HORN nearly 20 years of industry experience and will be managing the Arizona territory for the business unit.

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Chondroitin Adulteration Still Rampant

Feb 5th 2014
Natural Products INSIDER interviews Dr. Sandy Chien, VP of Innovative Products at HORN Nutraceuticals on an article about the continued adulteration of chondroitin.

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HORN Industrial Division Promotes Two Employees

Jan 30th 2014
HORN continues to expand its business and advances two employees. Ashley Price and Brooke Lucas will join HORN Advanced Materials effective Feb. 3; Price as account manager, and Lucas as sales coordinator.

“HORN has a reputation for hiring sharp individuals who contribute to the company’s achievement and culture,” said Parry Foskett, VP, HORN Advanced Materials and HORN Composites and Fabrication Materials. “Both Ashley and Brooke have proven to be an asset at HORN, and we have high expectations for their continued success on the Advanced Materials team.”

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HORN Earns Achievement Award from Air Products

Jan 22nd 2014
Presented to HORN at the World of Concrete convention in Las Vegas, Air Products and Chemicals' Epoxy Additives Group awarded HORN with the “New Product Achievement Award." Air Products’ corporate target for the Performance Chemicals Division: 20 percent of total annual sales should be new products launched within the past five years. HORN's split for new business exceeded the Air Products corporate target for FY-2013, thus earning the accolade. HORN’s sales achievement provided the industry with value-added technology, resulting in higher product performance.

HORN Earns Zeeospheres' Top Distributor Award

Jan 21st 2014
HORN achieved record-breaking sales growth in 2013, thereby earning Zeeospheres' highest honor within its distributor channel in the calendar year. The "Soar Like An Eagle" award was presented to HORN during its annual year-in-review meeting, which coincided with the World of Concrete convention in Las Vegas.

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'Artistic' approach needed for blood sugar management claims

Dec 4th 2013
MealShape, a clinically-proven alpha amylase inhibitor exclusively distributed by HORN Nutraceuticals in North America, is featured in NutraIngredients-USA.com.

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