Univar, Inc.

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Univar to Acquire Nexeo, Accelerating Transformation and Growth

Combined Company expected to drive growth and shareholder value with North America's largest sales force, broadest product offering, and most efficient supply chain network in the industry - Cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $2.0 billion, including assumption of Nexeo's debt and other obligations, or $11.65 per share. - Highly synergistic combination expected to...

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Univar Acquires Kemetyl Industrial Chemicals

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. and MALMO, Sweden, Dec. 8, 2017 - Univar Inc. ("Univar") announced today that its wholly owned subsidiaries Univar AB in Sweden and Univar AS in Norway have reached an agreement to acquire Kemetyl Industrial Chemicals ("Company"), a division of the Kemetyl Group. The Company generates approximately $30 million in annual sales. The acquisition is expected to close in early...

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Univar Acquires Nexus Ag

Expands agriculture product offering with micronutrients and specialty fertilizers DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. and SASKATOON, Saskatchewan - Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ( Univar") announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Univar Canada Ltd. ("Univar Canada"), has acquired the assets of Nexus Ag Business Inc. ("Nexus Ag"). Founded in 1997, Nexus Ag is a wholesale fertilizer distributor to the Western...

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Univar Acquires Bodine Services of the Midwest

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. and DECATUR, Ill. - Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ( Univar") announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Univar USA Inc. ("Univar USA"), has acquired all of the outstanding stock of Bodine Services of Decatur, Inc.; Bodine Environmental Services, Inc.; and affiliated entities, operating as Bodine Services of the Midwest ("Bodine"), a regional provider of environmental and...

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Univar Acquires Weavertown Environmental Group

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. and CARNEGIE, Pa. - Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ( Univar") announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Univar USA Inc. ("Univar USA"), has acquired all of the outstanding stock of Weaver Town Oil Services, Inc., and Weavertown Transport Leasing, Inc., operating as the Weavertown Environmental Group ("WEG"), a premier provider of environmental and facilities maintenance...

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Univar Acquires Arrow Chemical, Inc.

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. and GREENWICH, Conn. - Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ( Univar") announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Univar USA Inc. ("Univar USA"), has acquired all of the outstanding stock of Arrow Chemical, Inc. ("Arrow Chemical"), an importer and distributor of active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) and other specialty chemistries in the U.S. market. Founded in 1982, Arrow...

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Univar Acquires Future Transfer and Bluestar Distribution

DOWNERS GROVE, IL AND TILLSONBURG, ON –Â- Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ( Univar") announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Univar Canada Ltd. ("Univar Canada"), has acquired all of the outstanding stock of Future Transfer Co., Inc.; BlueStar Distribution Inc.; and BDI Distribution West Inc.("Future/ BlueStar"). Founded in 1973, Future/BlueStar specializes in logistics, warehousing,...

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Univar Acquires Chemical Associates

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. and COPLEY, Ohio –Â- Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ( Univar") announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Univar USA Inc. ("Univar USA"), has acquired the assets of Chemical Associates, Inc. Financial terms of the acquisition were not disclosed. Founded in 1981, Chemical Associates is a marketer, manufacturer, and distributor of oleochemicals, including tall oil fatty...

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Univar Acquires Key Chemical, Inc.

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill. and WAXHAW, N.C. - Univar USA Inc., a leading distributor of basic chemicals, specialty products, and related chemistry services, announced today it has acquired all of the outstanding stock of Key Chemical, Inc., one of the largest suppliers of hydrofluosilicic acid (fluoride) in the U.S. Key Chemical also supplies other chemistries to the municipal water, industrial, and oil...

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Univar to Acquire Turkish Distributor Eral-Protek

BRUSSELS, Jan. 17, 2011 - Univar Inc., a leading global chemical distributor announced today it has signed an agreement to acquire leading Turkish chemical distributor, Eral-Protek. The deal is expected to close in February. Istanbul-based Eral-Protek is one of the leading players in the region's mid-size chemical distribution sector and has a strong reputation with more than 25 years' experience...

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