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Unipex Group Acquires Ferguson Chemical Innovation

Acquisition expands Unipex's industrial portfolio.

Paris, France-based Unipex Group, through its wholly owned subsidiary, Unipex Solutions Canada Inc., has acquired Ferguson Chemical Innovation, Brampton, ON, a manufacturer of chemicals for use in graphic arts, coatings, rubber, plastics and adhesives.

The acquisition strengthens Unipex Solutions Canada’s industrial portfolio and improves access to new markets and customers for its existing line of products in Canada and the U.S.

"This acquisition is essential to our growth plans for the industrial portion of our business and will considerably increase our footprint in North America," said Patrice Barthelmes, president and CEO of the Unipex Group.

For the time being, Ferguson will operate as a boutique brand under the Unipex umbrella.

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