October 31 2018, David R Brown
VELOX Composites announces strategic distribution partnership with Ashland for Sweden, Norway and Denmark
VELOX, an IMCD company, today announced that it has entered into a strategic distribution partnership with Ashland for Sweden, Norway and Denmark, effective from 12th December 2018.
We are delighted to expand our partnership with Ashland into the Nordics regionSerge Gradys
Business Unit Manager Composites at Velox
The agreement includes Ashland's complete product range of unsaturated polyester resins, gelcoat and bonding pastes, epoxy vinylesters, fire retardant resins, speciality resins and low profile additives.
“We are delighted to expand our partnership with Ashland into the Nordics region. This addition, enhances our efforts to continue to delivery on our strategy and create value for our customers within this region”, commented Serge Gradys, Business Unit Manager Composites.
The agreement also follows the recent appointment of VELOX France by Ashland, taking over the activities previously managed by Quimidroga.
All customers concerned with this change have been informed by VELOX and will receive continuous support.
About VELOX GmbH
VELOX GmbH is a leading pan-European distributor of raw material specialities and solutions provider for the plastics, composites, additives, rubber, paints and coatings industries. Founded in 1993, VELOX is headquartered in Hamburg, Germany. The company has 21 offices throughout Europe and employs over 230 experienced employees to support its customers across Europe and beyond. As of September 2018, VELOX is an IMCD company.
About IMCD N.V.
IMCD is a market-leader in the sales, marketing and distribution of speciality chemicals and food ingredients. Its result-driven professionals provide market focused solutions to suppliers and customers across EMEA, Asia-Pacific and Americas, offering a range of comprehensive product portfolios, including innovative formulations that embrace industry trends. Listed at Euronext, Amsterdam (IMCD), IMCD realised revenues of EUR 1,907 million in 2017 with more than 2,200 employees in over 45 countries on 6 continents. IMCD's dedicated team of technical and commercial experts work in close partnership to tailor best in class solutions and provide value through expertise for around 37,000 customers and a diverse range of world class suppliers.
Source(s): VELOX Press Release