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05.05.2015 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie: Peter Wilkes new Managing Director

With effect of May 1st, 2015 Peter Wilkes has been appointed as Managing Director of Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH next to Dr. Nicole Hamelau. He is responsible for the further strategic development and the operative business of the company and its subsidiaries. Peter Wilkes is the successor of Thomas Arnold, who assumed the position of CEO of Biesterfeld AG on April 1st, 2015. Peter Wilkes (54) holds a degree in economics a [...]

22.04.2015 | Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH

Biesterfeld enters the Brazilian Polymer Distribution Market

Effective from April 1st 2015 Biesterfeld Simko Distribuição Ltda. has started its operation in the Brazilian market. The newly founded company is a 50/50 Joint Venture between Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH, a leading European Plastic & Rubber Distributor with its headquarters in Germany, and Simbras Ltda., a Brazilian subsidiary of Simko S.A., a Latin American Plastic and Rubber Distributor.With immediate effect Biesterfeld Simko Distribuição Ltd [...]

20.04.2015 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie: New Sales Manager Electro-Electronics-Energy has joined Performance Products team

Effective April 1st, 2015 Andreas Pausch has joined Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH, Hamburg, and supports the Performance Products division as Sales Manager Electro-Electronics-Energy. He is responsible for market development of electronics and lighting applications of Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH. Andreas Pausch (47) has many years of international professional experience as sales and key account manager in the electronics and industrial adhe [...]

08.04.2015 | Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH

Martin Umbach to be appointed Managing Director of Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH

Effective from April 1st 2015 Martin Umbach is appointed Managing Director of Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH, a leading distributor for plastics and rubber located in Hamburg. Together with Carsten Harms, he is now responsible for the international operating subsidiary of Biesterfeld AG. "I am looking forward to developing the business activities of Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH and its subsidiaries together with Martin Umbach in the future. Biesterfeld Pla [...]

18.03.2015 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie expands the distribution of DIC Performance Resins products in Turkey

Austria's DIC Performance Resins GmbH has appointed Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH as distributor of their specialty resins products for the Turkish market. Biesterfeld Spezialchemie already distributes DIC Performance Resins product portfolio of innovative, aqueous and solvent-free as well as traditional solvent-based specialty resins in 19 European countries. For more than 100 years DIC Performance Resins has been producing high-quality resins [...]

16.03.2015 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie on Scheugenpflug Technology Days 2015

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH will be present with a booth on this year's Scheugenpflug Technology Days from April 22nd until 23rd, 2015 in Neustadt/ Donau.Scheugenpflug Technology Days provide information on the latest Scheugenpflug product innovations in casting and dispensing technology in combination with various interesting presentations and information about new fields of application for dispensing materials.The Performance Products team f [...]

16.02.2015 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie: Distribution partner for vitamin and mineral premixes of MIAVIT

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH, Hamburg, has taken over the distribution of vitamin and mineral substances from MIAVIT GmbH, a company based in Essen (Oldb.), in Germany, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Ukraine. "The cooperation with MIAVIT adds customized vitamin and mineral premixtures for the food industry to our product portfolio. We are glad to have this cooperation," says Bernd Maximilian Fischer, Marketing Manager Nutrition, Biesterfeld Spezi [...]

12.01.2015 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Distribution Partnership: Biesterfeld Spezialchemie and Chemtura Flame Retardants in Italy

Effective January 01, 2015 Chemtura Corporation has appointed Biesterfeld Polychem S.r.l., Milan, member of the Biesterfeld group, as exclusive distributor of their Great Lakes Solutions® product portfolio in Italy."We are very pleased with the expansion of our longstanding, pan-european cooperation with Chemtura. Great Lakes Solutions® flame retardants are an important extension of our polymer additive portfolio in Italy," explains Michael Pil [...]

09.12.2014 | Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH

Biesterfeld Plastic acquires the Joint Venture Shares of Biesterfeld Nordic AB

Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH, Hamburg, purchased the Shares of their partner Fred Holmberg in the mutual Joint Venture Biesterfeld Nordic AB, Malmö / Sweden as from 1st of December 2014.With effect from 1st of December 2014 Biesterfeld Plastic GmbH took ownership of the remaining 50%-shares of Biesterfeld Nordic AB from their Joint Venture partner Fred Holmberg. With the acquisition of the shares, Biesterfeld Plastic also took over the finish subsid [...]

04.12.2014 | Biesterfeld Spezialchemie GmbH

Know... How – Performance Products-Newsletter December 2014

The topics of Performance Products-Newsletter Nr.1 December 2014: Semsil  -Competence center for the compounding of silicone elastomers   throughout EuropeDow Corning  -  Silastic® and XIAMETER® LSR and F-LSRDow Corning  -  Silastic® FSR&n [...]



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