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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



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 business.


Vickers Laboratories partner with Archroma for exclusive sole distribution agreement

8 February 2018

Vickers Laboratories Limited and Archroma, a global leader in colour and speciality chemicals, announce their exclusive sole distribution agreement for the United Kingdom, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.


Caldic expands horizons with acquisition of Elastomerics Limited

8 February 2018

Acquisition complements existing specialities product offering and strengthens presence in industrial markets


Nordmann, Rassmann GmbH Acquire Melrob Group Holdings Ltd

19 September 2017

We are delighted to announce that on Friday 15th September 2017 Nordmann, Rassmann GmbH acquired 100% of the shares of Melrob Group Holdings Ltd inclusive of all Melrob’s subsidiaries in the United Kingdom, Germany, India, Japan, Korea, Singapore, Spain and the USA.


IMCD to acquire the Canadian and US specialty chemicals and ingredients distributor L.V. Lomas

14 September 2017

IMCD N.V. (“IMCD” or “Company”), a leading distributor of specialty chemicals and ingredients, announces that it will acquire 100% of the Canadian and US specialty chemicals and ingredients distributor L.V. Lomas.


The OBG Group acquires Richard Baker Harrison Ltd (RBH)

1 February 2017

We are pleased to announce that OBG Pharmaceuticals Ltd (OBG) has acquired Richard Baker Harrison Ltd (RBH) the long established distributor of functional mineral fillers and additives. The business will form part of OBG’s Plastics Division, and will sit alongside Hubron Speciality Limited (HSL), an existing subsidiary of OBG.


CBA welcomes new members

12 January 2017

CBA welcomes Biodeg Chemical Co Ltd, Butlers of Kent Ltd and Matrix Chemie Ltd into membership.