Press Release: MOLYKOTE® Expands Distribution Through Broadened Relationship with ChemPoint in EMEA Region
Expansion strengthens commitment to industrial markets central to specialty lubricants in EMEA
MIDLAND, MI., Feb. 11, 2021 – DuPont (NYSE: DD) has announced that it is expanding its existing distribution relationship with ChemPoint.com, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Univar Solutions Inc., to distribute MOLYKOTE® Specialty Lubricants through ChemPoint.com EMEA BV to customers in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Since 2016, ChemPoint has been a trusted partner in the North American industrial lubrication market. Now, ChemPoint customers in the EMEA region also will enjoy access to DuPont’s high-quality MOLYKOTE® products, which will provide more flexibility to source trusted solutions to lubrication challenges.
“The expansion from North America to include the EMEA region strengthens our commitment to invest in industrial markets central to specialty lubricants in this geography,” said DuPont EMEA Healthcare and MOLYKOTE® Specialty Lubricants commercial manager Mike Stapleton. “ChemPoint’s technical expertise and support, as well as their digital capabilities, will increase the local availability of MOLYKOTE® products to our customers as they seek to solve demanding tribological challenges. We have confidence in ChemPoint’s technical and commercial capabilities, as well as their responsiveness to customers’ needs. We are excited to take this next step in our shared business.”
For more information on MOLYKOTE® Specialty Lubricants or ChemPoint.com – or to find a distributor in your specific geography – visit molykote.com. Customers also can view and purchase products through lubricantspecialty.com, a portal to ChemPoint-distributed MOLYKOTE® Specialty Lubricants.
About MOLYKOTE® Smart Lubrication™
For more than 70 years, customers around the world have trusted the MOLYKOTE® brand for performance and expertise to solve or prevent virtually any lubrication problem and to save energy through Smart Lubrication™. MOLYKOTE® solutions are available through a global network of channel partners. MOLYKOTE® brand lubricants for the automotive market and industrial/maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) markets are part of the DuPont Transportation & Industrial business, which provides high-performance engineering resins, adhesives and lubricants to enable material systems solutions for the most demanding applications and environments, including aerospace, automotive, medical devices, energy production and more. For more information about the MOLYKOTE® brand, visit molykote.com.
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About DuPont Transportation & Industrial
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ChemPoint.com, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Univar Solutions Inc., is a unique distribution business that provides marketing and sales services for specialty and fine chemicals in North America, EMEA and LATAM. The company engages in exclusive product line relationships with premier manufacturers, providing tailored solutions to more than 80 supplier partners and more 200 product lines globally. For more information, visit www.chempoint.com.
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