Azelis


About Azelis

Azelis is the leading global speciality chemicals distributor providing a diverse range of innovative products and services. We serve more than 20,000 customers in the coatings, chemicals, rubber & plastic additives, food & health, animal nutrition, pharma and personal care industries.

Through sourcing and distribution channels in every major market around the world, Azelis with its corporate service centre in Antwerp, Belgium, offers chemical producers market penetration, in-depth local knowledge, value-added services and tailored multi-territory solutions. Azelis, backed by private equity investor 3i, has a turnover of €1 billion and employs 1,100 knowledgeable people located in 37 facilities in 33 countries across Europe, Australia, Canada, China, India, Japan, Singapore and Malaysia.

For more information, please visit: www.azelis.com

Azelis
Posthofbrug 12, box 6
B-2600 Antwerp
Belgium
+32 3 613 01 20
www.azelis.com

Azelis Personal Care: Come and play with formulations from Azelis' new high tech labs!

Azelis is a significant partner to many leading cosmetic, toiletry and fragrance brands and has also been instrumental in helping start-ups refine their products.

Funds advised by Apax Partners agree to acquire Azelis from 3i

3i, Azelis and Apax Partners today announce that Atlas Holding S.A., the holding company of the Azelis Group (the "Company") has signed a binding agreement to sell the Company, a pan-European speciality chemical distributor to funds advised by Apax Partners, a global private equity firm.

Azelis is pleased to announce the appointment of Elizabeth Tomlinson as UK Sales Assistant, Animal Nutrition

In this new role, Ms. Tomlinson will provide commercial and technical support to the Animal Nutrition sales function and work closely with Antony Wildon, Azelis UK Sales Manager.

Azelis opens a premium class Laboratory Suite in the UK

Azelis has made a significant investment in laboratory facilities at its UK site in Hertford as part of a strategic review across its businesses;designed to drive sustainable, profitable growth and extend value-added services for principals and customers.

Azelis announces corporate and regional senior management appointments

Azelis announces a number of internal changes in corporate and regional senior management appointments, as part of an on-going programme to optimise synergies and exchange skills and knowledge within the Group: Ultimately to drive profitable growth.

Myriant and Azelis Sign European Distribution Agreement for Bio-Succinic Acid

Myriant Corporation, a global renewable chemicals company, announced today the signage of a distribution agreement with Azelis Group, a specialty chemicals distribution leader. Azelis is now distributing Myriant's bio-succinic acid in the Nordics, Benelux, France, Iberia, Italy, the United Kingdom and Ireland, targeting customers in the industrial and base chemicals markets.

Merck enters into Distribution Agreement with Azelis to Market Candurin® Pearl Effect Colours in Benelux

On July 1, 2014, Merck and Azelis entered into another distribution agreement for Candurin® pearl effect pigments. According to this agreement, Merck will grant the distribution rights for its pigments for the food industry in Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg to Azelis, the leading distributor of specialty chemicals and food additives. Apart from logistics, Azelis will be responsible for local customer support and applications technology. In turn, Merck will support Azelis with research and development, training and regulatory matters.

Azelis Animal Nutrition appoints New Sales Manager in Ireland

Colm McEvoy joins the Azelis Animal Nutrition team in Ireland as Sales Manager.

Azelis Coatings extends agreement with Allnex in Germany and Austria

Effective August 1st, 2014, Azelis announces that it will extend its co-operation with Allnex, a leading manufacturer of performance materials for all coating applications. For the first time, Azelis will offer the complete range of Allnex liquid resins, additives and cross linkers across Germany and Austria for selected customers. Previously Azelis only distributed part of the product range in Germany.

Azelis offers new source of quality Magnesium Oxide for the UK & Ireland Animal feed markets

Azelis Animal Nutrition brings a wide range of products, focused expertise, experience and market knowledge to help ensure that customers can deliver safe feed and encourage environments that can help support the health of animals, enhance performance and increase yields.

New Managing Director Appointment - Azelis Canada

Azelis in Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Frans J. des Tombe as Managing Director, effective 2nd June 2014, replacing Tony Craske, who will now be based in Europe as International Business Director, Azelis Personal Care.

Azelis announces a new contract filling service agreement with MP Biomedicals

Today, Azelis announces a new contract filling agreement with MP Biomedicals. Under the terms, Azelis will fill different sizes and combinations of raw material spheres into centrifuge tubes, at its pharma warehouse complex in Krefeld, Germany. This service will be done via Azelis for a leading diagnostic company on behalf of MP Biomedicals. The spheres are used as lysing matrices for the isolation of DNA, RNA, or proteins from difficult tissue samples and along with the tubes, are supplied by MP Biomedicals.

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