In January 2015, Egeria, together with the management, acquired Royal Sanders from Bencis Capital Partners.
Royal Sanders, founded in 1851, is a leading European manufacturer and distributor in the personal care market, offering a range of private label, contract manufactured and branded products. The offering includes bath & shower gel, face, hair & body care, deodorants and fragrance products. The company produces a full range of private label personal care products complemented by brands such as Odorex, Sanicur, Melkmeisje, Proset, FreshUp and Van Gils. Key end-markets are the Netherlands, the United Kingdom and Germany. Royal Sanders has its headquarters together with a production facility in Vlijmen (NL) and operates a second production facility in Preston (UK).
Royal Sanders has some 350 employees and generates a turnover of around € 100 million.
In April 2018 Royal Sanders was succesfully sold to 3i.