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Aug 16, 2016, 06:00 ET Univar Announces Pricing of Sale of 20,943,741 Shares of Common Stock by Selling Stockholders

Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) ("Univar") announced today the pricing of the previously announced public offering of 20,943,741 shares of Univar's common...


Aug 15, 2016, 16:24 ET Univar Announces Sale of 20,943,741 Shares of Common Stock by Selling Stockholders

Univar Inc. (NYSE:UNVR) ("Univar") announced today the sale of 20,943,741 shares of Univar's common stock (representing approximately 15.2% of its...


Aug 09, 2016, 06:00 ET Univar Reports 2016 Second Quarter Financial Results

 Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical distributor and provider of value-added services, announced today its financial results...


Jun 02, 2016, 08:30 ET Univar Inc. Elects Daniel Doheny to Board of Directors

 Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar"), a global chemical distributor and provider of value-added services, announced today that Daniel P....


May 03, 2016, 16:05 ET Univar Reports 2016 First Quarter Financial Results

  First Quarter 2016 Highlights (versus First Quarter 2015) - Adjusted EBITDA was $134.1 million, or $139.5 million on currency...


Feb 24, 2016, 06:00 ET Univar Reports 2015 Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results

Full Year 2015 Highlights (Versus 2014) - Adjusted EBITDA declined 6.5 percent from $641.7 million to $600.1 million, but was essentially...


Nov 03, 2015, 07:05 ET Univar Reports Third Quarter 2015 Financial Results

  Third Quarter 2015 Highlights (Versus Third Quarter 2014) - Adjusted EBITDA of $156.2 million declined 8.4 percent from $170.6...


Nov 26, 2014, 17:00 ET Carl J. Lukach Joins Univar as Chief Financial Officer

Univar, a global leader in the distribution of chemistry and related services, today announced the appointment of Carl J. Lukach as Executive Vice...


Sep 16, 2014, 13:11 ET Marco Antonio Quirino Named President of Univar Latin America

 Marco Antonio Quirino has been named President of Univar Latin America, effective September 1. The announcement was made by David Flitman,...


Jul 01, 2014, 17:15 ET Univar Opens New Oil & Gas Facility in North Dakota

Univar Inc., a leading global chemical distributor of industrial and specialty chemicals and related chemistry services, held a grand opening...


May 12, 2014, 12:00 ET Univar to Showcase Hair and Skin Care Prototypes at NYSCC Suppliers' Day

 Univar, a world leader in the distribution of chemistry and related products and services, today released eight new formulations to help...


Apr 01, 2014, 12:00 ET Magnablend Receives 2014 Industry of the Year Award from Waxahachie Chamber of Commerce

 Magnablend, a subsidiary of Univar and leader in custom blending and packaging, announced it...


Dec 09, 2013, 11:00 ET Executivos da Univar nomeados membros do Conselho da NACD e da Associação Brasileira dos Distribuidores de Produtos Químicos e Petroquímicos

A Univar Inc., uma distribuidora líder global de produtos químicos, anunciou hoje que dois membros de sua equipe de liderança...


Dec 09, 2013, 11:00 ET Univar Executives Named Board Members of NACD and the Brazilian Association of Chemical and Petrochemical Distributors

Univar Inc., a leading global chemical distributor, announced today that two members of its executive leadership team have been nominated to board...


Nov 12, 2013, 18:01 ET Univar Announces Exclusive North American Distribution Agreement with JH Nanhang

Univar, a leading global chemical distributor, announced today that it has signed an exclusive five year agreement with JH Nanhang (JHNH), the...


Oct 21, 2013, 21:00 ET Univar Announces Distribution Agreement with Swati Spentose for Lidocaine Products

 Univar Inc., a leading global chemical distributor, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Swati Spentose Pvt. Ltd. to...


Aug 10, 2013, 15:50 ET Univar Names George Makar Regional Vice President for EMEA Oil & Gas

Univar Inc., a leading global chemical distributor, announced today that it has named George Makar as its new Regional Vice President for EMEA Oil...


Jul 13, 2013, 11:00 ET Univar to Showcase Indulgent Innovation at IFT

Univar Inc., a leading distributor of Food Ingredients announced today that it will be showcasing a new twist on old fashioned concepts of milk...


Jun 05, 2013, 12:00 ET ChemCare Houston Receives Safety Excellence Award

 Univar, a global leader in the distribution of chemistry and related innovative products and services, announced today that its waste...


May 16, 2013, 11:52 ET Univar adquiere el distribuidor mexicano Quimicompuestos

Univar Inc., empresa líder a nivel mundial en distribución de productos químicos y servicios relacionados, anunció hoy haber...


May 16, 2013, 11:38 ET Univar Acquires Mexico Distributor Quimicompuestos

Univar Inc., a leading global distributor of chemistry and related services, today announced it has completed the acquisition of Quimicompuestos,...


Jan 10, 2013, 13:00 ET D. Beatty D'Alessandro Joins Univar as Chief Financial Officer

Univar, a global leader in the distribution of chemistry and related services, today announced the appointment of D. Beatty D'Alessandro as...


Dec 20, 2012, 15:12 ET John J. Zillmer to Retire from Univar

 Univar Executive Chairman John J. Zillmer announced today that he will retire from the company effective December 28. William S. Stavropoulos...


Dec 11, 2012, 13:01 ET Univar successfully closes Magnablend acquisition

 Univar, a global leader in the distribution of chemistry and related services, announced today it has successfully completed the...


Dec 05, 2012, 11:00 ET Univar to Acquire Magnablend

 Univar, a global leader in the distribution of chemistry and related services, and Magnablend, a Texas-based provider of custom chemical...