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BASF announces new distributor network for pigments and additives products

Published on 2007-07-31. Author : SpecialChem

FLORHAM PARK, NJ, -- BASF Corporation has announced a new distributor network to support customers of its Performance Chemicals for Coatings, Plastics and Specialties business in the United States."We believe that we now have a structure in place to better serve the needs of our customers," said Thierry Chevrier, Director, Performance Chemicals-Pigments and Additives, for BASF in North America. "The new distributor network was necessary to consolidate the services previously provided by BASF and the former Engelhard business."

Chevrier added that the distributors selected were chosen based on their ability to meet and exceed the levels of service quality required of a company representing BASF. The distributors and their assigned territories are:

  • A.E. Fleming Company, Warren, Michigan - Michigan and Ohio.

  • Archway Sales Inc., St. Louis, Missouri - Iowa, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, and South Dakota.

  • Commerce Industrial Chemicals, Inc., Milwaukee, Wisconsin - Michigan (upper peninsula), Minnesota and Wisconsin.

  • E.T. Horn Company, La Mirada, California - Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington and Wyoming.

  • New England Resins & Pigments, Woburn, Massachusetts - Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

  • Ribelin Sales, Inc., Garland, Texas - Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, and Texas.

  • Superior Materials Inc., Garden City, New York - Connecticut, New Jersey and New York.

  • Van Horn Metz and Company, Conshohocken, Pennsylvania - Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia.

  • William B. Tabler Company, Louisville, Kentucky - Indiana, Kentucky and Tennessee.

BASF Performance Chemicals for Coatings, Plastics and Specialties

BASF has long been recognized as a pioneer in the manufacture and marketing of high quality, high performance pigments for the coatings, plastics and specialties industries. With worldwide production facilities, technical support, and marketing support BASF is able to effectively meet the demands of worldwide markets. BASF supplies a full range of organic and inorganic pigments, dispersions, and additives to the coatings, plastics and specialties industries. Our high quality product line is targeted to all major market segments.

BASF - The Chemical Company:

BASF Corporation, headquartered in New Jersey, is the North American affiliate of BASF AG, Ludwigshafen, Germany. BASF employs more than 15,500 in North America and had sales of approximately $14.3 billion in 2006. BASF is the world's leading chemical company: The Chemical Company. Its portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products, agricultural products and fine chemicals to crude oil and natural gas. As a reliable partner to virtually all industries, BASF's high-value products and intelligent system solutions help its customers to be more successful. BASF develops new technologies and uses them to meet the challenges of the future and open up additional market opportunities. It combines economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, thus contributing to a better future. BASF has over 95,000 employees and posted sales of €52.6 billion (approximately $66.1 billion) in 2006.

Source: BASF

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