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Attention all of our northern friends! We're looking for a full-time Account Manager in the Toronto area who is fluent in English and French.

The Account Manager is responsible for selling the business’s products. This is a field sales role. The candidate is expected to reside in the Toronto, Ontario area of Canada and travel to customer locations throughout his/her assigned territory

Job Requirements:

  • Desired Skill: fluency in English and French (reading, writing, speaking).
  • 4 year degree or equivalent in a field applicable to our associated industries.
  • Technical selling experience within Plastics and Coatings additive market(s)
  • Proven sales experience in promotion and marketing of raw materials
  • Self-motivated
  • Professional and prompt
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Ability to drive (Sales)

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LG Chem Appoints Palmer Holland As US Distributor

Cleveland, OH – June 27, 2019 – Effective immediately, LG Chem, a leading global manufacturer in the petrochemical, energy solutions, advanced materials, and life sciences industries, appoints Palmer Holland as national distributor for its line of LUCENE™ polyolefin elastomers.

LUCENE™ is LG Chem's representative POE product. It provides distinctly superior impact resistance/shock absorption, high elasticity, and low thermal sealing temperature. LUCENE™ is commonly used in applications for automotive, footwear, wire, cable, foam, multi-layered films, laminating films, food packing films, and films for industrial use.

“LG Chem is one of the most highly respected manufacturers of POE because of the proprietary metallocene catalyst,” said Eugene Bae, International Business Development Manager, Palmer Holland. “Their dedication to customer growth and success through creating innovative materials and solutions matches perfectly with the Palmer Holland culture.”

For more information, contact your Palmer Holland Account Manager or Eugene Bae, International Business Development Manager, ebae@palmerholland.com. You can visit the LG Chem Principal Page to view additional resources.


About LG Chem
LG Chem, Ltd. is Korea’s largest diversified chemical company which operates four main business units: Basic Materials & Chemicals, Energy Solutions, IT & Electronic Materials and Life Sciences. The chemical business manufactures a wide range of products, from petrochemical goods to high-value added plastics. It also extends its chemical expertise into high-tech areas such as rechargeable batteries, electronic materials, and drugs & vaccines. LG Chem is also one of the world’s largest lithium-ion battery manufacturers with significant market share in consumer, automotive, and stationary applications. Throughout multiple production facilities and an extensive distribution network, LG Chem strives to become a leading global company. For more information, please visit the LG Chem website at www.lgchem.com.

Palmer Holland Expands Territory Nationally With Baerlocher

Cleveland, OH – June 4, 2019 – Effective immediately, Baerlocher, a global manufacturer of high-quality, innovative plastic additives, appoints Palmer Holland as exclusive, national distributor for its Special Additives Business

Baerlocher offers an extensive portfolio of metal soaps with diverse properties. The portfolio includes calcium stearate, zinc stearate, magnesium stearate, sodium stearate and aluminum stearate. These products can be employed as acid scavengers, stabilizers, lubricants and release agents, among other applications, and some are ideally suited for use as gelling or hydrophobic agents. Metal soaps can enhance production processes, and, in many cases, they enable manufacturers to develop products with smooth surfaces and low friction.

“We are excited to have Palmer Holland representing our products,” said Ed Hall, President and CEO, Baerlocher. “They have demonstrated that they are innovative in their approach to being a service business and that they bring a level of knowledge and creativity that’s rare among distributors. This is something customers should expect from those they buy from. Palmer Holland will make your business better.”

“Baerlocher is known in the market as being the metal stearates specialist – one solution, one quality, and locally produced worldwide,” said Tony Denton, Business Director – Plastics, Palmer Holland. “It means a great deal to have a globally-recognized partner such as Baerlocher backing us so that we may provide strong technical support to our customers.”

For more information, contact your Palmer Holland Account Manager or Tony Denton, Palmer Holland Business Director – Plastics, at tdenton@palmerholland.com. You can also visit the Baerlocher landing page.


About Baerlocher
The Baerlocher Group is a leading manufacturer of additives for the plastics industry. Its portfolio includes a broad range of stabilizers and other additives suitable for all polymer applications. Baerlocher has a strong focus on customer and employee needs and is highly committed to innovation and sustainability. Its pioneering and proactive role is underlined by the support provided to the PVC industry during the transition from lead- to calcium-based stabilizers and by its innovative lubricant systems for wood plastic composites.

Palmer Holland To Represent Elkem Silicones Product Lines

Cleveland, OH – May 29, 2019 – Effective immediately, Elkem Silicones USA Corp., a global manufacturer of advanced silicone-based materials, appoints Palmer Holland as national distributor for the BLUESIL™ and SILCOLAPSE™ product lines.

Agrochemicals, which protect and enhance crops, often produce foam that hinders their efficiency and application on plants. Silcolapse™ silicone foam control agents and Bluesil™ silicone surfactants enhance manufacturing processes, improve productivity, and facilitate spreading and wetting performances on the plant.

Silcolapse™ is used for crop protection products such as herbicides, fungicides, insecticides, plant nutrients (fertilizers), and plant growth regulators and for home and garden applications. Bluesil™ is used for crop protection & crop nutrition as super spreaders and wetting agents. It improves the efficiency of actives in plants with super spreading performances.

“We are very excited about our new partnership with Elkem and the opportunities it will bring forward as we focus our efforts into Agrochemicals, HI&I, and other key markets,” said Chad Leighty, Palmer Holland Business Director – Agriculture. “The addition of the Bluesil™ and Silcolapse™ product lines to our portfolio will further solidify our foothold in the agriculture marketplace.”

Elkem Silicones’ ingredients are used in a wide range of agrichemical applications and at all stages in the manufacturing and growing process, as processing aids and formulation ingredients, as in-can or tank mix adjuvants. All of Elkem’s ingredients for crop and plant treatments are safe for people and the environment and comply with national and international regulatory standards.

For more information, contact your Palmer Holland Account Manager or Chad Leighty, Palmer Holland Business Director – Agriculture, at cleighty@palmerholland.com. You can also visit the Elkem Silicones landing page.

 

About Elkem Silicones
Elkem Silicones has more than 3,100 employees dedicated to providing silicone solutions with a personal touch that deliver your potential. Elkem Silicones, a division of Elkem, is one of the world’s leading fully integrated silicone suppliers, operating 9 multi-functional manufacturing sites and 11 R&D centers around the globe. Based in Lyon, France, Elkem Silicones offers a full range of silicone technologies for diverse specialty markets including aerospace, automotive, construction, consumer goods, energy, healthcare, paper, personal care, and textiles. www.silicones.elkem.com