Azelis Americas Expands Distribution Agreement with Momentive Performance Materials
19 November 2018
Momentive Performance Materials Inc. (“Momentive”) announces today that it has expanded its distribution agreement with Azelis Canada (“Azelis”), a leading Canadian distributor of specialty chemicals and innovative ingredients, and a subsidiary of Azelis Americas. Effective immediately, Azelis Canada will distribute Momentive’s extensive portfolio of specialty silicone products, throughout Canada, for Momentive’s Silanes, Specialty Fluids and Basics businesses. Azelis will provide customers with technical support, formulation assistance, order fulfillment and logistics support.
“This expanded agreement is a natural extension of an already successful relationship with Azelis,” said Dan O’Keefe, Director of Distribution for North America, Momentive. “Azelis has extensive experience in specialty products, specifically in the coatings, adhesives and sealants market segments, plus a dedicated team and a portfolio of complementary products. This agreement further strengthens our relationship and expands Momentive’s global reach.”
“Azelis Canada is extremely excited and proud to be named a Canadian distributor for Momentive’s Silanes and Specialty Fluids product lines,” said Jean-Pierre Pelchat, Managing Director, Azelis Canada. “Momentive’s high standards for quality products, performance and innovation are a perfect fit with the Azelis business model. We are committed to creating value for our customers with a technically trained sales team and innovative solutions. We look forward to continuing to grow with Momentive.”
Azelis is a leading distributor of specialty chemicals and food ingredients with a presence in over 43 countries across the globe and approximately 1,800 employees. Azelis offers a lateral value chain of complementary products to over 40,000 customers, creating a turnover of about $2 billion. Through an extensive network of over 50 application laboratories, an award-winning technical staff helps customers develop formulations. Azelis believes in building and nurturing solid, honest and transparent relationships with its people and partners. www.azelis.com/canada
Momentive Performance Materials Inc. is a global leader in silicones and advanced materials, with a 75-year heritage of being first to market with performance applications for major industries that support and improve everyday life. The Company delivers science-based solutions by linking custom technology platforms to opportunities for customers. Momentive Performance Materials Inc. is an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of MPM Holdings Inc. Additional information about Momentive and its products is available at www.momentive.com.