Quimdis S.A.S. (Levallois-Perret, France) has acquired Duclos Trading. The consolidation of the essential oil houses places Quimdis among the larger operators in Europe. The company supplies raw materials for pharmaceuticals, diet food, cosmetics, animal feed and food supplements either straight from producing countries or from its stock in Paris or Grasse, France, with its subsidiary Quimdis Aromatique. As a part of the acquisition, Thierry Duclos has joined Quimdis.