The acquisition will strengthen Omya’s distribution network in North America, strengthening its position as one of the world’s top specialty distributors.
Hall Technologies, led by a strong sales and management team, is a highly regarded company with an established reputation for excellence in the specialty chemicals market. Together, Omya and Hall will continue to strengthen and expand their relationships with their customers and key partners.
“We are delighted to welcome Hall Technologies to the Omya Group,” said Rainer Siedler, CEO Americas at Omya. “Under Jeff Laurent’s leadership, Hall has built a leadership position in the specialty chemical distribution market in the Midwest. We look forward to welcoming the Hall Technologies team to the Omya family.
“We are looking forward to being part of the Omya group”, added Laurent. “We firmly believe that by leveraging our combined businesses, we will continue to grow and deliver superior value to our supplier network and customer base.”
Closing of the transaction is expected to occur within the next four weeks.