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Published on 6 April 2020

Bjørn Thorsen distributes Vink Chemicals products

Bjørn Thorsen distributes Vink Chemicals products in the Nordics

We are excited to announce that Bjørn Thorsen A/S is the official distributor of Vink Chemicals GmbH products in Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland and Iceland as of April 1, 2020. 

Bjørn Thorsen will now supply to all the Nordic countries the products  Parmetol, Grotanol, Grotan and Grotamar, which Vink Chemicals has acquired from Schülke & Mayr GmbH in October 2019.

In addition, Vink Chemicals has assigned Bjørn Thorsen to distribute their own brands Vinkocide and Promex, a range of products within:

– Algeacides

– Desinfection

– Fungicide

They comprise a series of industrial biocides suitable for diverse applications like:

– Preservation of water based technical products

– Dry film protection

– Disinfection of production equipment and production batches

– Leather & Textile production

– Metal Working Fluids, lubricants/coolants

– Paper manufacture

Please read the official communication from Vink Chemicals here.

At Bjørn Thorsen, we will do our best to ensure a smooth transition in the distribution of these materials. You’re welcome to reach our dedicated team of Sales Managers:

DK, NO & IS: Peter Tikjøb (pt@bjorn-thorsen.com) or Lars Rønsholt (lr@bjorn-thorsen.com)
FI: Kasper Jalander (kj@bjorn-thorsen.com)
SE & NO: Jonny Lönnerberg (jl@bjorn-thorsen.com)
SE: Mikael Andersson (ma@bjorn-thorsen.com) or Markus Björkman (mb@bjorn-thorsen.com).

About Vink Chemicals

Vink Chemicals GmbH & Co.KG develops and formulates individual biocides.  More than 80 specialists in Kakenstorf are responsible for sales, raw material purchasing, product development in their own R&D laboratory and production facilities.  The production includes the complete range of known biocides for in-can and film preservation of paints and varnishes, but also for water treatment, coolants, construction chemicals, detergents, cleaners and disinfectants or the polymer industry.  Vink Chemicals is very active in Europe, Africa, Asia and is starting to develop business in North and South America.

About the Bjørn Thorsen A/S group (BTG)

The Bjørn Thorsen group (BTG) is built around the privately-owned Bjørn Thorsen A/S distributor.  Its core team focuses on sales of a wide range of products from leading chemical manufacturers to Northern European customers active in diverse end uses in Automotive, Coating, Construction, Industrial, Medical, etc.  For more information regarding the distribution portfolio, visit www.bjorn-thorsen.com.

In recent years, BTG has increasingly acted as true solution provider, leveraging its considerable application and processing technology know-how, together with flexible and efficient logistics services from warehouses in several European and other locations around the world.  This broader capability is reinforced by the development expertise of its affiliates, Customized Compound Solutions A/S (CCS), Nordic Grafting Company A/S (NGC) and Nordic Formulation Technology A/S (NFT) that complement BTG’s offering with their own ranges of customized alloys, compounds, reactive polymers, dispersions and solutions, available globally in response to individual needs.  Through its recent acquisition of Digital Serigraphic Technologies A/S (DST), the group is also engaged in the development and commercialization of innovative and flexible solutions for the transfer industry with a unique combination of dedicated materials used in digital printing. Find out more about BTG affiliates on their websites: www.ccs-nordic.com, www.ngc-nordic.com and www.dst-digital.com.