Keyword: Univar


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...


Univar Adds Four Labs Worldwide

24.10.2022 -

Specialty ingredients and chemicals distributor Univar Solutions has added pharmaceutical ingredient laboratories at four of its flagship centers around the world: in...


Univar Buys Spanish Distributor Vicom

04.08.2022 -

Univar Solutions has bought Vicom Distribución Productos Quimicos, a specialty chemicals distributor operating in Spain and Portugal, in its first acquisition of the year...