Keyword: Univar


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...


Apollo’s Takeover of Univar Advances

12.06.2023 -

Univar Solutions has reported that its proposed takeover by Apollo Global Management’s is making progress, with regulatory approvals now secured from the EU, the US...


Apollo Takes Univar for $8.1 Billion

16.03.2023 -

Private equity group Apollo has agreed to acquire Univar Solutions for $8.1 billion. The transaction also includes a “minority” investment from a wholly owned subsidiary...


Investor Urges Brenntag to Separate Specialties Unit

16.02.2023 -

Activist investor Engine Capital, which owns a stake of about 1% in Brenntag, has written to the German multinational distributor urging it to spin off its specialties...


Univar Expands in Central America with ChemSol Buy

09.02.2023 -

Univar has acquired ChemSol, a leading ingredients and specialty chemicals distributor operating in Costa Rica, Guatemala, El Salvador, Panama, and Honduras. Financial...


Univar Takes Turkey’s Kale Kimya

25.01.2023 -

Univar has entered into an agreement to buy Kale Kimya, a leading Turkish specialty chemicals distributor. Financial terms of the deal, which is expected to close during...


Brenntag and Univar Call off ’Engagement’

04.01.2023 -

German distribution giant Brenntag is retreating from plans to acquire US rival Univar. The company said in an ad hoc statement that it is “no longer pursuing these...


Brenntag Eyes Takeover of Rival Univar

28.11.2022 -

Brenntag and Univar Solutions have both confirmed reports from late last week that they are in talks about the German-multinational chemical distributor acquiring its US...