Monarch Chemicals celebrates 30 years of business
12 July 2019
The Formula for Success
From its origins as a small fledgling business in Kent to a multi-site UK chemical distribution company, Monarch Chemicals celebrates 30 years in business this July.
PATRICIA JOINS PETRICO
24 May 2019
Patricia Laferté has joined Petrico, the global distributor of petroleum and chemical products, as European Technical Sales Manager covering France and the Benelux countries. She has worked throughout Europe and has extensive experience of the lubricant and speciality chemicals markets, working alongside oil majors and top-tier suppliers.
Royal Visit! HRH the Duke of Gloucester visits to 2M House for the formal opening of Export Champion Headquarters and STEM Education Centre
24 April 2019
His Royal Highness the Duke of Gloucester visited UK Export Champions, the 2M Group, on 1st April, to officially open 2M House, a new dedicated Headquarters for the 2M Group and for the 2M STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) programme, both of which have grown exponentially in the last few years. The opening was attended by Chemical Industry leaders, STEM graduates and UK Government team (DIT.)
Blagden appoints new business development manager for its plastics additives division
1 April 2019
Blagden Specialty Chemicals, supplier of high-quality chemicals and ingredients, has
appointed Mike Woolley as business development manager for its plastics additives division.
NEW SANDBACH HEADQUARTERS FOR PETRICO
25 March 2019
Petrico, the specialist distributor of petroleum and chemical products, has relocated to new offices in Sandbach as the company’s European expansion continues.
LANXESS APPOINTS PETRICO AS DISTRIBUTION PARTNER
15 February 2019
Petrico, the global supplier of fuel and lubricant additives, has been appointed by Lanxess as its distribution partner in the UK, France, Italy, Belgium and the Netherlands. The arrangement recognises the expertise and service excellence that Petrico can offer to the customers of one of the most important players in the global additives market.
A-Gas Electronic Materials acquires Elga Europe
4 September 2018
A-Gas Electronic Materials have acquired all the assets of Elga Europe of Daventry in Northamptonshire. Elga Europe are the sole dry film distributor of Ordyl film in the UK
MULTISOL DEPOT ACHIEVES SAFETY LANDMARK
29 May 2018
Multisol’s depot in Irlam, Manchester is celebrating a significant Health & Safety landmark after achieving five years without a lost work day accident (LWDA).
The milestone marks yet another major accomplishment for the Multisol UK being a market leader in the formulation, blending and distribution of high value fuel and lubricant additives, base oils and speciality chemicals. Its custom-built facility in Irlam includes advanced manufacturing, blending, packaging and storage facilities and laboratory.
Blagden launches dedicated business sector for Graphic Arts
12 April 2018
Blagden Specialty Chemicals, a leading supplier of chemicals and additives to manufacturers
in the UK and Ireland, has launched a fourth sector within its industrial division group.
Focused on the Graphic Arts sector, it is headed by Phil Randall, formerly manager of
Blagden Coatings. Michael Austin has joined Blagden to manage the company’s Coatings