Goodyear and Bridgestone Americas announced that they are forming one of the largest tyre distribution joint ventures in the USA. TireHub, LLC will combine Goodyear’s company-owned wholesale distribution network with Bridgestone-owned Tire Wholesale Warehouse (TWW).
Rolf Schlicht GmbH is the new distribution partner of the US company Alpha Technologies, Akron, OH, in Germany. Alpha Technologies is a manufacturer of testing and measuring equipment for elastomer and polymer materials and is ISO 9001 and ISO 17025 certified.
Cancarb Limited, a subsidiary of Tokai Carbon Co. Ltd., has announced the appointment of Copci sas as its new authorised distributor for Thermax thermal carbon black in France, effective from 15 February 2018.
Polytek Development Corp. recently announced the acquisition of Raw Material Suppliers, a distributor of RTV silicone, urethane, mould release, and adhesive products with headquarters in San Marcos, CA, USA.
The Hamburg-based German company Nordmann, Rassmann GmbH (NRC) has acquired 100 % of the shares in Melrob Group Holdings Ltd., a speciality chemicals distribution company headquartered in Crawley, UK. Financial details were not disclosed.