BASF signs exclusive distribution agreement with Hawkins Inc.
BASF recently announced that it has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Hawkins, Inc. for the distribution of its Water Solutions portfolio throughout the Midwestern United States.
FLORHAM PARK, NJ, Aug. 24, 2015 -- BASF, a producer and marketer of chemicals and related products, recently announced that it has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with Hawkins, Inc., a company that blends and manufactures chemicals, for the distribution of its Water Solutions portfolio throughout the Midwestern United States.
Product lines included in the agreement are BASF's Zetag®, Magnafloc® LT, Burst®, Magnasol®, and Antiprex® brands. These solutions address the needs of the water treatment industry in a variety of applications such as drinking water and wastewater treatment, industrial process water treatment and environmental remediation.
"Hawkins offers BASF Water Solutions customers a high level of service by deploying over 150 technical sales professionals across the Central United States," said Linda Muroski, Head of BASF's Water Solutions business in North America. "Through our agreement with Hawkins, our customers in the Midwest will be able to focus on solutions to their ever-changing water challenges by leveraging BASF's high-performing quality products."
BASF Corporation, headquartered in Florham Park, N.J., is the North American affiliate of BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany. BASF has nearly 17,000 employees in North America and had sales of $20.6 billion in 2014. BASF's portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products, and crop protection products to oil and gas. It combines economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, the company also enables its customers in nearly every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. For more information, visit www.basf.com or www.basf.us.
Hawkins, Inc. distributes, blends and manufactures chemicals for its customers in a wide variety of industries. Headquartered in Roseville, Minn., and with 38 facilities in 17 states, the company creates value for its customers through superb customer service and support, quality products and personalized applications. Hawkins' Water Treatment Group supplies products and equipment to treat drinking water, municipal and industrial wastewater, industrial process water and non-residential swimming pool water. For more information, visit www.hawkinsinc.com.