Surrey, UK, November 8, 2013 - Petroferm, a business of Vantage Specialty Chemicals, Inc., is announcing upcoming changes to its distribution channels in the United Kingdom. Effective November 22, 2013, Samuel Banner and Company Limited will no longer be an authorized Petroferm distributor.
Stowlin Croftshaw, a distributor of Petroferm brands for over a decade, will be the principal distribution partner of AXAREL, BIOACT, CleanSafe and LENIUM brands in the United Kingdom. Based in Leicester, UK, The Stowlin Croftshaw group has well over 75 years combined experience supplying high quality innovative cleaning solutions and processes. According to Bill Breault, Market Manager at Petroferm, “Stowlin is widely recognized in the UK marketplace for their high level of technical expertise that comes only with years of real application experience. We believe that this experience, coupled with their market focus and excellent customer service, will provide a solid footing for continued growth in the region.” Stowlin maintains five highly-skilled technical sales representatives and focuses on precision cleaning market segments including aerospace, automotive, defense, and medical device.
Petroferm develops, manufactures and markets environmentally responsible cleaning agents to meet the increasing demands of today’s industrial manufacturing operations. Petroferm products sold under the AXAREL, BIOACT, CleanSafe, HYDREX, LENIUM and ScaleSafe trademarks are used to clean precision parts during manufacture. Petroferm’s extensive portfolio includes state-of-the-art formulations for all major cleaning processes including aqueous, semi-aqueous, manual and vapor degreasing. As a global leader in precision cleaning solutions, Petroferm’s cleaning agents are readily available throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia/Pacific regions.