Keyword: Chemical Distribution


Azelis Appoints Evy Hellinckx as New CEO for EMEA

15.09.2023 -

Specialty chemicals and food ingredients distributor Azelis has appointed Evy Hellinckx as CEO of Azelis EMEA, effective Jan. 1, 2024. She succeeds Anna Bertona, who will...


Univar Buys Canadian Chemicals Distributor FloChem

08.09.2023 -

US specialty ingredients and chemicals distributor Univar Solutions has acquired Canadian company FloChem and certain of its affiliates, giving Univar access to new...


Brenntag Acquires South African Distributor Chemgrit

08.09.2023 -

German distribution giant Brenntag has agreed to acquire the operating business of Chemgrit Group headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa. Chemgrit is an independent...


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.


IMCD Acquires Puerto Rican Distributor Sachs Chemical

01.08.2023 -

Rotterdam-based specialty chemicals distributor IMCD has agreed to acquire 100% of the shares of Sachs Chemical, headquartered in San Juan, Puerto Rico.


Brenntag Buys Chinese Specialties Distributor Saifu

21.06.2023 -

Brenntag is to acquire Chinese distributor Shanghai Saifu Chemical Development for an undisclosed sum. The transaction is expected to close later this year.


ProductionToGo to Distribute Evonik’s 3D Printing Materials

31.05.2023 -

Evonik has inked a new non-exclusive deal with compatriot ProductionToGo, covering distribution of the German specialty chemicals group’s 3D printing materials.

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Chemical Distributors Can Be Successful Through Change

17.05.2023 - New buzzwords such as polycrisis and permacrisis are increasingly circulating, highlighting that we have grown accustomed to facing multiple crises since the 2000s, including 9/11...