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Press Releases from Azelis (15 total)

Azelis is pleased to announce the appointment of Elizabeth Tomlinson as UK Sales …

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. Elizabeth Tomlinson joins Azelis from Lloyds Animal Feeds where she has worked for the last 3 years. She holds a BSc degree in Agriculture and Marketing from Harper Adams University and has gained a number of years of experience in the UK animal

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. Anna Bertona, previously Group VP Strategic Planning & Implementation is appointed Chief Strategy & Principals Officer and also becomes a member of the Azelis Executive Committee. Anna Bertona is responsible for Principal Management & Development

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. “As a global chemical distribution powerhouse, Azelis offers a far-reaching chemical portfolio with extensive distribution networks providing Myriant the necessary

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. Dr. René Manski, Regional Business Manager Azelis Coatings DACH adds, “We

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

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. Azelis is now pleased to announce an agreement with Slovakian magnesite producer SMZ a.s. Jelsava, to distribute the company’s CCM85 caustic calcined magnesite product into the UK and Ireland animal feed

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

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. Joan Traynor, Regional Managing Director, UK, Nordic & Americas states, “We are delighted to welcome Frans to the Group. He has a proven track record of profitable business development within speciality chemicals, a

Azelis announces the sale of its Composites business

On October 1st, Azelis announced the sale of its international Composites business to VELOX GmbH who has acquired this business in its entirety. As a result, VELOX will take over and manage the Composites business and its employees, effective October 1st, 2012. As part of the company’s natural progression and clear focus on value added growth within specialities, a strategic review was undertaken by the Azelis board and the Composites market

New appointment at Azelis

Blair Illingworth, President and Director European Operations. Today, Azelis reports the appointment of Blair Illingworth as President and Director European Operations, effective May 21st. With a wealth of experience, Blair has held a number of roles as CEO in both manufacturing and distribution businesses mostly in the building materials sector, the last of which was as CEO of a subsidiary of AngloAmerican Plc (Tarmac Building Product Ltd). He has also combined his

Azelis appoints new MPA Sales Manager in the UK

Azelis is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Chris Thomas as Sales Manager UK – Materials, Pigments & Additives (MPA). Chris will be joining the Azelis team in Runcorn on 1st of September as sales manager for the UK & Ireland. He will play an important role in the strategic growth of the business, through the development of our existing principals in addition to maximising synergies across the group. Chris previously

Evonik and Azelis launch a unique concept in Powder-to-Cream technology at In-Co …

Scheduled to launch at this year’s In-Cosmetics is a brand new technology that could be set to revolutionise powder to cream applications for skin care, sun care and colour cosmetics. Developed and refined by the experts at Evonik, this modified silica based system has produced spectacular results and with real innovative, commercial and practical applications. Free-flowing powders turn into liquid creams instantly, upon application. It’s also possible to create emulsions with

Azelis Composites business growth based on technical expertise and relationships

Azelis Composites is exhibiting at JEC Paris 29-31 March, stand no F25, building on its strong customer and supplier relationships. International Business Manager Serge Gradys explains: “The name Azelis may be new to the Composites market but our presence and recognised technical competence is not. The origins, of what has become one of the fastest growing International Business Areas for Azelis, go back to the mid 1970s through Arnaud, one of

Azelis adds coatings to its Russian portfolio

Specialty chemicals distributor Azelis is expanding its operations in Russia into the coatings market. Alexander Serbin has been appointed as sales manager dedicated to grow sales in this important market, which is estimated to be worth in the region of 1.2 million tons of paint. Alexander studied at the Russian University of Chemical Technology and since graduating has followed a career in sales to the chemicals and the coatings industry. He brings

Azelis completes the acquisition of Finkochem d.o.o., Serbia

Azelis, the leading pan-European specialty chemicals distributor, today completed the acquisition of Finkochem d.o.o., a company specialising in the sales and distribution of a wide range of raw material for the food, chemical industries (detergents and homecare), plastics additives, metallurgy and rubber. With this strategic acquisition in Serbia, Azelis greatly reinforces its position in the region as Finkochem is the second largest distributor in the country. Azelis will now have the

Azelis United

Leading pan-European specialty chemicals distributor, Azelis, has launched a corporate re-branding programme which will unite its 36 companies under one brand from the 1st of January 2011 Capitalizing on more than 10 years of acquisitions, Azelis announced today the re-branding of all its companies into ‘one Azelis’. The re-branding is the culmination of the Group's considerable investments over the last few years, in people, training, systems and focus on excellence – all