Paris – Safic-Alcan has acquired UK chemicals distributor Langley-Smith & Co. for an undisclosed sum.
Established in 1907, Langley-Smith is a London-based speciality chemicals distributor in the UK, Ireland and mainland Europe.
The company a focuses on sectors such as on adhesives, paint & coatings, polymer modification and rubber processing.
In an 18 March press release, Safic-Alcan described Langley-Smith as “an excellent fit” within its existing operations.
“The acquisition of Langley-Smith will cement our position… in the UK and Ireland, as well as develop our capabilities in mainland Europe”…