Huntsman Performance Products Announces the Selection of Azelis to Represent CASE Specialty Product Portfolio in North Central and North East United States
21 March 2019
THE WOODLANDS, Texas – Huntsman’s Performance Products division is pleased to announce the appointment of Azelis Americas CASE LLC (Azelis CASE) as its sole distributor in the North Central and North East United States regions, for its portfolio of coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomers (CASE) specialty products. These specialty CASE products include Huntsman’s JEFFAMINE®, JEFFSPERSE®, JEFFCAT® and JEFFSOL® product brands.
Azelis Americas CASE, headquartered in Cincinnati, OH, will represent Huntsman Performance Products in Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Vermont, and Virginia.
Commenting on this appointment, John Q. Smyth, Vice President of Huntsman’s Performance Products Americas business said, “We are delighted to extend our relationship with Azelis Americas CASE into these regions of the United States. This will further strengthen our reach to market for our CASE products, including JEFFAMINE® Epoxy Curing Agents, JEFFSOL® plasticizers, JEFFCAT® catalysts and JEFFSPERSE® water-based pigment dispersants.”
Huntsman expects Azelis Americas CASE will be fully prepared to service these regions by July 1, 2019.
JEFFAMINE®, JEFFSPERSE®, JEFFCAT ® and JEFFSOL® are registered trademarks of Huntsman Corporation or an affiliate thereof in one or more, but not all, countries.
Huntsman Corporation is a publicly traded global manufacturer and marketer of differentiated and specialty chemicals with 2018 revenues more than $9 billion. Our chemical products number in the thousands and are sold worldwide to manufacturers serving a broad and diverse range of consumer and industrial end markets. We operate more than 75 manufacturing, R&D and operations facilities in approximately 30 countries and employ approximately 10,000 associates within our four distinct business divisions. For more information about Huntsman, please visit the company's website at www.huntsman.com.
Azelis is a leading distributor of specialty chemicals and food ingredients present in over 40 countries across the globe with around 1,900 employees. Our knowledgeable teams of industry, market and technical experts are each dedicated to a specific market within Life Sciences and Industrial Chemicals. We offer a lateral value chain of complementary products to over 40,000 customers, creating a turnover of €1.94 billion. In the US we operate under a number of renowned co-brands that cater to the various markets in the region. www.azelis.com/americas/case