Keyword: Barentz


Barentz India Acquires Radian

27.12.2023 -

Barentz has acquired Radian in India, reinforcing its product portfolio with color cosmetic ingredients. The move anticipates substantial growth in the Asia Pacific...


Peter Boone to Succeed Hidde van der Wal as CEO of Barentz

04.09.2023 -

Barentz has appointed Peter Boone as its new CEO, effective Oct. 1, 2023. He succeeds Hidde van der Wal, who is to retire after leading the company more than 20 years.


Barentz Buys Brazil’s Metachem

21.04.2023 -

Together with its Brazilian joint venture partner Tovani Benzaquen Ingredientes, Dutch distributor Barentz International has bought Metachem Industrial e Comercial and...


Barentz Buys US Distributor Viachem

11.10.2022 -

Dutch life science ingredients distributor Barentz has acquired Viachem, a US-based company that distributes specialty chemicals, food additives and ingredients.


Barentz Acquires Volp in Brazil

05.08.2022 -

The consolidation in the distribution sector continues. In the latest deal, Life Sciences distributor Barentz International has announced the acquisition of Volp...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

M&A Activity in the Chemical Distribution Industry

06.05.2022 -

Mergers & acquisitions activity in the chemical distribution industry was high in 2021, but current macro-economic conditions may have a dampening effect on the number of...


Barentz Buys France’s Unipex

24.03.2022 -

Dutch-based multinational distributor Barentz will acquire Unipex, a French-headquartered distributor of life science and specialty chemicals, for an undisclosed sum. The...


Barentz Acquires Assets from Mexico’s Chemcel

21.01.2022 -

Dutch-based global distributor Barentz International, specializing in life science ingredients, has acquired unspecified assets of Chemcel, a distributor of specialty...