Michelman and Omya Announce Canadian Distribution Agreement
Michelman announced a distribution agreement with Omya, a global producer of calcium carbonate and a distributor of specialty chemicals. Omya will be the exclusive distributor for Michelman’s surface modifiers and wax-emulsion product line to the paints and coating markets in Canada.
“We’ve partnered with Omya, partly due to their commitment to implementing sustainability throughout all areas of their company … Omya provides products from responsibly sourced materials to meet current and future generations’ needs,” said Eric Vrabel, director of sales for Michelman. “Omya has the expertise to help customers excel in the diverse range of markets they serve with sustainable and responsible solutions. Furthermore, this agreement will enable us to enhance our presence in this region.”
“We are excited for the opportunity to distribute Michelman surface modifiers and wax-emulsion technologies into the paints and coatings markets,” said Mark Fungfook, product manager, construction USA & Canada. “Michelman’s products align with our industrial minerals and specialty chemicals distribution to effectively deliver customer solutions.”