Effective July 1, 2014, Momentive Specialty Chemicals Inc. (“Momentive Specialty Chemicals”) has recognized Archway Sales, LLC ("Archway"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexeo Solutions, LLC ("Nexeo"), as an authorized distributor to represent its epoxy resin, curing agent and modifier products. Archway, as a Nexeo subsidiary, will represent Momentive Specialty Chemicals, throughout the United States, primarily into the CASE (Coatings, Adhesives, Sealants, and Elastomers) markets.
In April 2014, Nexeo Solutions, a leader in chemical distribution, announced the successful acquisition of Archway Sales. The acquisition reflects Nexeo Solutions' continued focus and commitment to expanding its presence in specialty chemicals. The combined capability of Nexeo Solutions and Archway Sales creates the largest comprehensive distributor in the CASE industry.
Momentive Specialty Chemicals’ leading technology in epoxy applications combined with Archway’s experienced sales team and customer base create new growth opportunities for both companies. “We are excited to be aligned with an industry leading supplier like Momentive Specialty Chemicals. Their product offering provides us with a full spectrum of formulating solutions for our customers,” said Archway President, David Baumstark.
“We welcome the capabilities Archway brings to our long relationship with Nexeo Solutions. The combination of Nexeo and Archway will complement our regional specialty distributor network, offering end-use customers a full range of product and service offerings.” said Rich Altice, Vice President, Global Epoxy Specialties of Momentive Specialty Chemicals.
Momentive Specialty Chemicals’ Epoxy products are marketed under the EPON , EPONEX, HELOXY, EPIKOTE, EPIKURE and EPI-REZ trade names.