June 29 2016

Brenntag to acquire Warren Chem

Brenntag expands in the Pharma and Food Industry in South Africa

Global chemical distributor Brenntag AG (Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany), today announced the signing of an agreement acquiring Warren Chem Pty Ltd. (Cape Town, South Africa), a specialty chemicals distributor focusing on the Pharma and Food industries in South Africa.

Brenntag said Warren Chem would complement the group’s existing product portfolio. The company is mainly servicing the Pharmaceutical and Nutraceutical as well as the Food & Beverage industry and maintains modern warehouse and distribution facilities in Cape Town and Johannesburg.

The acquired business generated sales of EUR 26.6 mn in FY2015, with a gross profit of EUR 7.4 mn and a normalised EBITDA of EUR 3.3 mn.   Closing of the transaction,  which is representing an investment of EUR 23.7 mn, is expected to take place during the next few months.


Source: Brenntag press release, Brenntag communication


HGE / DCG – 29.06.2016

More ...

Mastering the art
of distribution


Further publications

Receive latest publications & update

    By subscribing you agree to receive our promotional marketing materials and agree with our Privacy Policy. You may unsubscribe at any time.

    Please let us contact you:

    I consent to having DistriConsult store my submitted information so they can respond to my inquiry.