Soapworks Announcement

“We are delighted to announce that Soapworks has been acquired by the DAABON Group. It’s the joint vision of Soapworks and DAABON and complements the synergies and shared values, Soapworks – with DAABON’s backing – will be supplying customers with top quality products from Easterhouse, Scotland for many years to come.

“DAABON is a family owned and managed company, built on the passion and commitment of three generations of the Davila - Abondano family. DAABON is headquartered in Santa Marta, Colombia, was founded in 1914 and employs over 2,000 people, with a presence all over the world. DAABON is recognised as a pioneer of organic agriculture worldwide. Its operations extend to organic production of palm oil, bananas, cacao and avocados. The Group is committed to delivering products with the highest level of assurance through a transparent and fully integrated supply chain which has a wide range of independent certifications.

“It’s business as usual in that there are no changes for employees and the management team will be retained. DAABON’s investment will allow Soapworks to diversify its product range and expand internationally. This means providing longevity for the business, while maintaining the values of founder Dame Anita Roddick that have been in place for 30 years.”

Jan Zadruzynski

Managing Director