2M Holdings

“To develop an international chemical distribution portfolio of world class companies with strong brands.”

2M Holdings was founded in 2004 by Mottie Kessler, who continues to lead the business toward its goal as Chairman and CEO

The 2M portfolio comprises of branded chemical distributors and chemical service providers including sample management, storage and blending.

Headquartered in the UK, 2M  has an international presence in China, Benelux, Ireland, Poland, Scandinavia, Brazil and Germany.

In addition to these regions, the Group exports to customers in over 80 countries. The exporting expertise of 2M Holdings was recognised in 2019 with the awarding of ‘The Queen’s Award for Enterprise: International Trade’ and being named ‘Export Champions’ by the Department of Trade and Industry (DIT).

2M Holdings industry sectors include
  • Automotive
  • Beauty & Personal Care
  • Coatings
  • Detergents
  • Dry Ice production
  • Emission reduction AdBlue
  • Flavours & Fragrances
  • Household & Industrial Hygiene
  • Oil-field & Refineries
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Precision cleaning

Folgende Produkte gehören zu den Unternehmen der 2M Holdings:


2M Holdings

2020 2M Group of Companies erwirbt Evonik Goldschmidt UK
2019 2M Group of Companies erhält den „Queen's Award for Enterprise“: International Trade
2019 2M Group of Companies wird vom Department of Trade and Industry (DIT) als „Export Champions“ ausgezeichnet
2018 2M Group of Companies übernimmt den deutschen Distributor FrankenChemie und firmiert als Surfachem Deutschland.
2017 Banner Chemicals übernimmt CE - O2 Trockeneis
2014 Banner Chemicals übernimmt Stowlin Croftshaw
2014 Banner Chemicals erwirbt Produktions- und Vermarktungsrechte an der Pigmentan-Sparte.e
2014 Surfachem erwirbt Vitrine Brasil und firmiert als Surfachem Brasil.
2014 Surfachem übernimmt Detensio AS und firmiert als Surfachem Nordic
2013 2M Group of Companies übernimmt Packed Chlorine
2012 Banner Chemicals gründet Banner Chemicals Benelux
2011 SampleRite gründet SampleRite China
2007 2M Group of Companies übernimmt Surfachem und SampleRite
2006Banner Chemicals übernimmt MP Storage
20042M Group of Companies übernimmt Banner Chemicals
20042M Group of Companies wird gegründet

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