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29.10.2018 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Innovative portfolio of adhesives and products for fibre composites in the field of e-mobility

This year's Composites Europe trade fair is where you will find Biesterfeld Spezialchemie's innovative range of fibre composites and adhesives for use in the e-mobility industry. The advanced technologies used in this segment not only lead to increased challenges, but also require inventive and ingenious product modifications. There is a need for sophisticated materials which can meet stringent flame resistance regulations and are suitable for u [...]

23.10.2018 | Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH

Sales partnership extended: Biesterfeld distributes Solvay's sulfone polymers in Switzerland starting in 2019

Biesterfeld Plastic will distribute sulfone polymers, manufactured by Solvay, in Switzerland beginning in January 2019, following the extension of their mutual distribution agreement. The product portfolio includes the Udel® PSU, Radel® PPSU and Veradel® PESU brands. These products has been selling by Biesterfeld in many areas of Europe since 1998.  Udel® PSU (polysulfone) is a tough, rigid, high-strength, transparent pla [...]

27.09.2018 | Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH

Biesterfeld Plastic: Innovative Electric and Electronics Portfolio for E-Mobility

New technologies in e-mobility entail increased requirements for plastics and call for innovative product adaptations. Especially when it comes to higher electrical voltages and flame retardance, sophisticated materials are needed to satisfy these stringent requirements and enable all components to be combined optimally in electric vehicles. Electric motors are operated within the high-voltage range and therefore require special labelling. New in [...]

22.08.2018 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie and Jubilant Life Sciences celebrate 20 years of successful partnership for specialty intermediates and fine chemicals

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie and Jubilant Life Sciences celebrate the 20th anniversary of their partnership this year. Biesterfeld Spezialchemie distributes Jubilant Life Science's select range of products to a mutually agreed set of customers in Europe. This successful partnership - spanning the last two decades - is a shining example of the collaborative work and commitment shared between the two companies. "The two decades of success [...]

08.08.2018 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld gains Biosynthis as a partner for volatile, biodegradable emollients

With the products from Biosynthis, starting immediately, Biesterfeld Spezialchemie will offer biodegradable emollients for the cosmetics and cleaning sectors. The raw materials from the French manufacturer will primarily serve as a natural alternative to synthetical emollients, and will be distributed by Biesterfeld in the DACH region, in Eastern Europe and the Iberian Peninsula.Biosynthis' portfolio comprises a series of products that are light [...]

19.07.2018 | Biesterfeld AG

Biesterfeld Spécialités EURL merges with Biesterfeld France S.à.r.l.

Biesterfeld Spécialités EURL, a subsidiary of the Biesterfeld group, has merged with the Biesterfeld France S.à.r.l. subsidiary. The Biesterfeld group will now have one central contact person for plastics, rubbers, basic and specialty chemicals in the French market. The former managing directors of the two individual companies, Christophe Cario and Georges Bertagne, will manage the new Biesterfeld France enterprise from its offices at Rueil-M [...]

14.06.2018 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld and Sandream Impact: pigment partner across Europe

US-based effect pigment supplier Sandream Impact LLC and Biesterfeld Spezialchemie have signed a distribution agreement for the European cosmetic markets. As of now, the specialty chemicals distributor represents the US company in the German-speaking DACH region, Eastern Europe and Turkey. With more than 800 products, Sandream Impact's portfolio is characterised by its very wide variety. Natural and synthetic mica, borosilicate glasses, bismuth [...]

13.06.2018 | Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH

Strengthening the partnership: Biesterfeld becomes exclusive distributor of TPU Elastollan® from BASF across large areas of Europe

Biesterfeld Plastic is once again expanding its cooperation with long-standing partner BASF. The company is distributing the thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer Elastollan® in central, western and southern Europe now on the basis of an exclusive distribution agreement. Elastollan®, which can be used in virtually any area of industry, is the perfect addition to the international plastics distributor's extensive product portfolio.As well as Est [...]

30.05.2018 | Biesterfeld AG

Growing under its own steam: Biesterfeld strengthens its market position

The Biesterfeld group continued its successful track record of business development in 2017. Based solely on organic growth, the business group grew its corporate sales to EUR 1.2 billion and expanded its operating result to EUR 51.2 million. As a result of this positive development, Biesterfeld can look back on another record-setting year, consolidating its position as one of the world's leading chemical and plastics distributors. The family-ow [...]

08.05.2018 | Biesterfeld AG

Burak Batukan appointed Deputy General Manager of Biesterfeld in Turkey

Biesterfeld Plastik Ticaret A.Ş. and Biesterfeld Özel Kimyasallar Ticaret A.Ş. have appointed Burak Batukan as Deputy General Manager for both Biesterfeld companies in Turkey as of April 1, 2018. Burak Batukan will support operational responsibilities and, as such, strengthen the current management team around Ekrem Yümlü and Ahmet Göktan, managing directors of the Turkish subsidiaries of the Biesterfeld Group.Burak Batukan (45) has many y [...]

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