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28.02.2018 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld and Evonik: Strategic partnership in the polyurethane segment

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH and Evonik Nutrition & Care GmbH's Comfort & Insulation business segment have concluded a strategic partnership for the distribution of polyurethane additives throughout Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Eastern Europe and Russia. Consequently Biesterfeld is significantly enhancing its portfolio within the polyurethane segment.PU additives provided by Biesterfeld offer solutions for all polyurethane applications. Withi [...]

01.02.2018 | Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH

Christophe Cario appointed General Manager of Biesterfeld France SARL

Biesterfeld France SARL has appointed Christophe Cario as General Manager France. As of January 1, 2018, he has taken over the operational and administrative responsibilities of the French subsidiary of Biesterfeld Plastic.Christophe Cario (44) has several years of experience in the plastics distribution business. Over a 20-year career, Cario has gained extensive experience in sales, purchasing, product marketing and business development in leadi [...]

23.01.2018 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld and Grillo sign agreement on distribution of zinc oxide for the pharmaceutical industry

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie has assumed the distribution of pharmaceutical zinc oxides produced by the German manufacturer Grillo Zinkoxid GmbH with immediate effect. With the cooperation agreements covering Poland, Spain, Italy, the UK, France and the German-speaking area, the distributor is augmenting its portfolio of excipients and active ingredients for the pharmaceutical industry. The zinc oxides, Pharma 4 GMP, Pharma 6 GMP and Pharma 8 GMP, [...]

18.10.2017 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie: New business unit combines healthcare distribution activities

As part of its ongoing drive to develop market segment focus, Biesterfeld Spezialchemie is creating a new business unit for healthcare distribution. This move is a logical continuation of previous developments and will allow the distributor to effectively target this highly demanding market. "The healthcare market is influenced by mega trends that will have a crucial impact on society, which makes it an attractive growth market for us. We underst [...]

09.10.2017 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld and Kao Chemicals Europe agree on cooperation in Switzerland

With immediate effect, Biesterfeld Spezialchemie is to distribute products from its long-term partner Kao Chemicals Europe in Switzerland, thus expanding its offering for the personal care and cleaning industry. The wide-ranging portfolio includes, amongst others, alkyl ether carboxylates, which are used as mild co-surfactants, emulsifiers and solubilising agents in both cosmetic and cleaning products. These are marketed under the trade name AKY [...]

04.10.2017 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld expanding German portfolio with MMA adhesives

With immediate effect, Biesterfeld Spezialchemie is distributing two-component methyl methacrylate (MMA) adhesives from SCIGRIP on the German market. Milar, a Polish subsidiary of the Biesterfeld Group, has already successfully offered the products in Poland and the Baltic States since April 2016. SCIGRIP offers the latest developments of adhesive chemistry systems for sophisticated applications in the fields of transport, marine applications, c [...]

28.09.2017 | Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH

Biesterfeld Plastic to present innovative e-mobility portfolio at Fakuma

Biesterfeld Plastic will be presenting its products and solutions for the fast-growing e-mobility market segment at this year 's Fakuma. The distributor 's portfolio includes products for power electronics, thermal management and drive technology applications as well as charging station components. The company also supplies raw materials to the battery and cable industry. Together with long-term partners such as DuPont, BASF and ExxonMo [...]

25.09.2017 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie to complete integration of Schütz & Co.

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie is set to complete the integration of distributor Schütz & Co. (GmbH & Co. KG) which it acquired in 2016, through a process of accrual (Anwachsung in German law). With effect from 1 October 2017, the business activities of Schütz & Co. will now be fully integrated into the pharmaceuticals and personal care market segments of Biesterfeld Spezialchemie, including for legal purposes. Its subsidiary Schütz & Co. speciali [...]

07.09.2017 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld and DuPont Tate & Lyle expand partnership

With immediate effect, Biesterfeld Spezialchemie is distributing Zemea® USP-NF propanediol from DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products for the healthcare industry. The pharmaceutical quality of this plant-based product makes it suitable for use as an excipient in topical and oral medical products. The agreement applies to Germany, Austria, Switzerland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia, Bulgaria, Romania and Ukraine.Zemea® USP-N [...]

05.09.2017 | Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH

Biesterfeld commits on new Hytrel® and Crastin® grades for the cosmetics industry

Biesterfeld Plastic relies on its long-term partner DuPont for innovative plastic packaging concepts for the cosmetics industry. The distributor sells food contact approved thermoplastics produced by DuPont specifically Hytrel® and Crastin® in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America. It thereby offers a broad product portfolio especially for the food and cosmetics industry which complies with FDA and European food contact regulations. [...]



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