In order to expand presence in Canada, Univar Solutions Inc. has begun construction on a new custom-designed facility in Abbotsford, British Columbia. The new facility is expected to open in 2023, with larger chemical and ingredient storage space.
The new facility is expected to more strategically place Univar Solutions’ products and services to deliver a streamlined and efficient experience
With the goal of offering energy efficient technology and compliance through the latest emission standards as well as innovative logistic and storage strengths, the facility will also include a whole-site tank telemetry system for real-time product inventory.
The prominent the deals and partnership by Univar Solutions are featured below:
April 2021: To expand in Latin America, Univar Solutions Inc. signed an agreement to expand its existing global relationship with Novozymes. As per deal Univar Solutions will distribute enzymes for the dairy and protein ingredient sectors in Brazil and the protein ingredient and brewing sectors in Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia.
March 2021: The biological solutions provider Novozymes expands existing partnership with Univar Solutions Inc. As per agreement the partnership expands into the U.S. and Canadian homecare, industrial cleaning, and beverages markets.
Feb 2021: The leading chemical company Henkel Corporation and Univar Solutionss subsidiary ChemPoint partnered to further the sales, distribution, and marketing of Henkel’s BONDERITE® products in the United States and Canada.
Nov 2020: Univar Solutions Inc. announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Univar Solutions China Co. Ltd., had signed an agreement with Zhuhai Techi Chem Silicone Industry Corporation to acquire its business to distribute innovative specialty silicone solutions.
Oct 2020: Univar Solutions Inc announced a new agreement with PVS Chloralkali Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of PVS Chemicals Inc. for Hydrochloric Acid (HCL). As per agreement PVS will transfer railcars located in Ohio, Illinois and Virginia and sourcing to Univar Solutions.
December 2019: Univar Solutions Inc., a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, and AEA Investors, a leading global private investment firm, announced a definitive agreement under which affiliates of AEA announced to acquire Univar Solutions’ Environmental Sciences business for $195 million.
Oct 2019: Europe, Univar B.V., a subsidiary of Univar Solutions Inc. a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, announced to expand its distribution of Dow’s silicone beauty & personal care product range to include Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Eastern Europe and Turkey.
About Univar Solutions
Univar Solutions, headquartered in Illinois, United States, is a global provider of chemicals and ingredients. The company is a leading distributor and provider of value added services to customers across a wide range of industries. The company has industry’s largest private transportation fleet and North American sales force with a vast supplier network. Univar also possess deep market and regulatory knowledge, world-class formulation and recipe development, unparalleled logistics know-how, and industry-leading digital tools.