Maroon Group to Distribute BRB International's Line of Silicone Additives

December 7, 2020

Maroon Group, a world-class North American distributor of specialty chemicals and ingredients, is excited to announce a new distribution relationship with BRB International, a global manufacturer of specialty silicones and silicone additives. Effective immediately, Maroon Group will be the exclusive distributor of BRB International's Specialty Silicone materials for the CASE and Construction Market, West of the Rockies. In addition, Maroon Group has been granted non-exclusive distribution rights to BRB International's line of Silane Coupling Agents, Silane Crosslinkers, Silicone Oils, and Silicone OH Polymers.

BRB International's innovative silicone chemistry, teamed with Maroon Group's technical sales team, exceptional customer service, formulary support, laboratory facilities, and global sourcing capabilities, will provide differentiated value-added capabilities to customers through technical proficiency and formulation expertise across North America.

"We are very excited about our partnership with BRB International in the US and bringing their world-class products, technical expertise, and market leadership to the CASE market," Thomas Papasso, Vice President Principal Management, said. "BRB's products allow Maroon to continue to offer new solutions to meet the challenges of our customers and allowing them to be successful."

"With the appointment of Maroon Group, we will be strategically positioned to meet the current and future demands of paint, coatings, inks, and construction chemicals industries West of the Rockies in the USA," said Michel Bassens, Sales Leader for BRB North America, Inc.

Maroon Group,, is a leading distributor of specialty chemicals and life-science ingredients across North America. Based in Avon, Ohio, Maroon Group has thrived on creating success for customers by forming partnerships with leading manufacturers and supplying consistent products on time. Customers have come to rely on Maroon Group's technical sales team, exceptional customer service, formulary support, and global sourcing capabilities.

BRB International BV is a dynamic and innovative company experienced in providing technology solutions with Silicones, Lube oil Additives and Chemicals. In September 2019, PETRONAS Chemicals Group Berhad (PCG) acquired Da Vinci Group BV, widely known as BRB. With this acquisition, both BRB's business units Silicones and Lube Oil Additives and Chemicals are included in the chemicals, specialty business line of PETRONAS. Established in 1981, BRB is headquartered in the south of the Netherlands. BRB's central location near main European ports and the heart of the German economy, positively contributes to service Central Europe and manage exports to the rest of the world. By virtue of a superior combination of technology, product supply, technical support, competitive pricing, and customer orientation, BRB International BV can fulfill even the most complicated needs of its customers.