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2M Group of Companies Expands Into the USA

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The 2M Group of Companies, Surfachem's parent company, is delighted to announce its expansion to the USA with the creation of 2M Laurichem.

The 2M Group of Companies, UK, acquired the assets and business of Laurichem, USA, a company representing producers of specialty ingredient to producers of Cosmetics and Hygiene products markets in the USA Mid-West.

Laurichem was founded by Laura Moehlman who stays on as President of 2M Laurichem, supported by Shawn Murphy as Global Technical Director.

2M, which is headquartered in the UK is led by Chairman & CEO Mottie Kessler OBE and Dr Maggie Kessler OBE.

2M recently completed its Pan European expansion, acquiring Chemir in Barcelona in December 2022.

Mottie said: “I am excited that Laura and Shawn are joining our international team. We are focused on quality, knowledge and excellent team work. We add value along the supply chain to producers and consumers utilising our expertise and application laboratories. When we acquire a business, we work with the local team, helping to grow the brand and relationships they have created”.

Laura said: “In 2M, I found an alignment of business culture and focus, adding value through technical knowledge. I am confident that with 2M, we can further expand in the USA”.

2M’s Pan European team and 2M Laurichem will be present at In Cosmetics Europe engaging with customers and suppliers.


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About the 2M Group of Companies:

The 2M Group of Companies supply added value chemistry based products and applications know-how to the life science and material science sectors. 2M works in partnership with the world’s leading chemical and natural ingredients companies.

Headquartered in the UK, and with sites and a presence in the USA, Benelux, China, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, South Africa, Spain and the Nordic region, the 2M Group of Companies exports to over 90 countries.

2M Group of Companies includes Banner Chemicals GroupBanner Chemicals BeneluxSurfachem Group UKSurfachem GermanyIngretechBregaglio S.r.l.Surfachem PolandChemir, MP Storage & Blending2M Water Treatment2M ManufacturingSampleRite UKSampleRite ChinaStowlin and CE-O2 Trockeneis GmbH Deutschland.

2M Group of Companies offer a wide range of products for a wide range of business sectors including CASEPLCleanAirBlue™Pigmentan™, Precision Cleaning Solutions, Surfac®Perklone™ EXTPerklone™ DPerklone™ MDTriklone™ LE and Triklone™ U.

Tuesday, 04 April 2023