BASF appoints IMCD as its Personal Care distribution partner in the Southeast region of the US

ROTTERDAM, The Netherlands (20 September, 2016) – IMCD N.V., a leading international distributor of specialty chemicals, today announces that it has signed an exclusive agreement with BASF to manage its portfolio of Personal Care products in the hair, sun, skin, and body care market. The high quality product range includes UV filters, actives, hair colorants, stabilizers and surfactants. This agreement, effective 1st November 2016, will cover the Southeast territory of the U.S. including Florida, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia and Eastern Tennessee.

“IMCD’s industry expertise and ability to support our customers makes them the right distributor for our Personal Care products in the Southeast region,” said Eduardo Padilla, Director of Corporate Distribution, BASF. 

“We are delighted to expand our long standing and important partnership with BASF. Personal care is a strategic market segment for IMCD and an important part of our expansion strategy in North America,” commented John Mastrantoni, President of IMCD US LLC. “Our dedicated Personal Care organization very much looks forward to working closely with BASF and our customers in the future.”