Stockmeier Urethanes takes over Greenfield Polymers (Press Release)

The acquisition opens up new markets and implies optimal enhancement of product portfolio

Lemgo, 09. Juni 2011     Stockmeier Urethanes GmbH & Co. KG has bought Greenfield Polymers Ltd. (GPL), a company located in Sowerby Bridge (West Yorkshire). GPL is a provider of material, solutions and services to industries, and is active in the fields of electronics grade potting compounds and electrical encapsulants as well as adhesives and sealants for numerous industry sectors. It is  one of the leading independent UK companies engaged in this field. GPL operates in England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland. It also has sales and distribution in Scandinavia, the Middle East, North America and the PR China.

"Not only do we extend our product portfolio in an excellent manner through the acquisition, but we also gain better access to markets and regions, in which we are underrepresented in the respective products“, Stefan Baumann, CEO of Stockmeier Urethanes GmbH & Co. KG explains.  

The sons of the former owners who both have already actively managed GPL for many years will remain with the Company. 

About Stockmeier Urethanes
Stockmeier has been developing and producing efficient, highest quality solutions relating to the employment of polyurethane in industry and sports facilities construction since 1991 bringing their great experience and expertise to bear. The Lemgo-based company relies on intelligent solutions that are clearly oriented towards meeting customer needs, which implies high efficiency in operational practice. Stockmeier Urethanes has production and development locations in Germany, France and the U.S. .

Stockmeier Group
In 1920 August Stockmeier founded a trading house for chemical products in Bielefeld, where the company's headquarters are still located today. The company network of the Stockmeier Group has become a global player for all kinds of standard chemicals right up to specialty products for numerous industries. Stockmeier Group develops, produces and distributes ambitious products at locations in Europe and overseas consistently using the most innovative technologies. A certified quality management and more than 680 skilled members of staff guarantee a high and unchanging quality of the products. Decentralised warehousing and an environmentally friendly production in various locations increase the company's capacity and reliability of supply. For more than 90 years the family-run business of the Stockmeier Group has been carried by ideas, innovation and the financial power to implement them.

Stockmeier Urethanes GmbH & Co. KG
Stefan Baumann
Im Hengstfeld 15
32657 Lemgo
T: +49 (0) 5261 660 680
F: +49 (0) 5261 660 6829

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