About Univar Solutions

Connecting you to smart solutions

 

Univar Solutions is a global partner to our customers and suppliers for the value-added distribution of chemistry and related products and services. We are a committed ally, with the capabilities and know-how to help their business run smoothly, and the expertise to help them anticipate, navigate and leverage meaningful growth opportunities.

Why Univar Solutions?

Today's customers and suppliers need more from their chemical and ingredients distributor. To innovate and grow, they need an ally—a collaborative expert who can help shave time and effort from their processes, formulate breakthrough products, optimize their logistics, and improve safety and sustainability. This is why at Univar Solutions, we're building on our 90+ years of experience and leadership to deliver the value-added services, next-generation digital tools, technical assistance and specialized market expertise to help them anticipate, navigate and leverage meaningful growth opportunities.

 

We believe in:

  • Offering customers the benefits of a vast network of suppliers, and suppliers access to a vast network of customers
  • Continuously improving our business model to provide the highest level of service, reliability and timeliness of deliveries, while offering cost competitive products
  • Providing a full range of innovative services
  • Constantly improving our safety processes and sharpening our recognition, evaluation, and control of hazards

Our expanded geographic reach, unmatched expertise, and advanced technologies enable us to work as a true extension of our customer and supplier teams, taking on highly specialized tasks and helping develop solutions to their important challenges.

Executional excellence keeps you steps ahead

Our exemplary execution is made possible through continuing investments, carefully crafted processes and the close coordination of our worldwide teams.

 

Through widespread facilities and one of the largest private fleets in the industry, we're able to offer same-day and next-day service.
We offer logistic know-how and support plus data-driven insights to help improve your efficiencies and speeds, to reduce carrying costs and help you respond more nimbly to market conditions.

Unmatched expertise to drive solutions

We leverage our deep industry knowledge and specialized know-how to help our customers and suppliers grow.


Our industry-dedicated account professionals provide proactive support and assistance, connecting you to the right solutions from development to disposal.


Our diverse teams include inventory and logistics experts, scientists, PhDs, procurement, customer service and sales and marketers to deliver consultative services to solve your formulation and operational challenges.

Advanced platforms for smarter supplying, simpler sourcing

Our state-of-the-art, centralized information system add ease, speed, simplicity to procurement.
The platform provides true transparency via features like real-time asset tracking and secure 24/7 access to account data and product information.


Powerful ecommerce functions take time and effort out of sourcing, provide operational efficiencies, and enable fast access key market and product trends.

More choice and value-added services to help you innovate and grow

  • Our strong relationships with leading suppliers help us offer the deepest, broadest portfolio of chemicals and ingredients available—from specialty to commodity to exclusives.

  • Our comprehensive portfolio of services help you innovate in your markets and improve in your operations.

  • For customers, Univar Solutions draws from vast capabilities and expert teams to deliver tailored solutions. Examples include:

    • Formulation or recipe development

    • Product development

    • Field technical support

    • Analytical services

    • Custom blending

    • Packaging and repackaging

    • Private label services

    • Sustainability solutions

  • For suppliers, we serve as an extension of their brands via value-added services and offerings that include:

    • Robust data sharing

    • Logistics aggregation

    • Lab/formulation capabilities

    • Local market knowledge

    • Market intelligence

    • End market expertise

    • Demand growth

    • Best practices in quality + safety

    • National sales coverage

    • Digital marketing capabilities

Through these best-in-class capabilities and a collaborative, team-oriented approach, Univar Solutions is reimagining the role of distribution, to help our customers and suppliers innovate and grow.

Streamline. Innovate. Grow.

We continue to drive our vision of redefining distribution and being the most valued chemical and ingredient distributor on the planet. Explore our company history.

More choice and value-added services to help you innovate and grow

  • Our strong relationships with leading suppliers help us offer the deepest, broadest portfolio of chemicals and ingredients available—from specialty to commodity to exclusives.

  • Our comprehensive portfolio of services help you innovate in your markets and improve in your operations.

  • For customers, Univar Solutions draws from vast capabilities and expert teams to deliver tailored solutions. Examples include:

    • Formulation or recipe development

    • Product development

    • Field technical support

    • Analytical services

    • Custom blending

    • Packaging and repackaging

    • Private label services

    • Sustainability solutions

  • For suppliers, we serve as an extension of their brands via value-added services and offerings that include:

    • Robust data sharing

    • Logistics aggregation

    • Lab/formulation capabilities

    • Local market knowledge

    • Market intelligence

    • End market expertise

    • Demand growth

    • Best practices in quality + safety

    • National sales coverage

    • Digital marketing capabilities

Through these best-in-class capabilities and a collaborative, team-oriented approach, Univar Solutions is reimagining the role of distribution, to help our customers and suppliers innovate and grow.

For Customers

Univar Solutions draws from vast capabilities and expert teams to deliver tailored solutions.
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For Suppliers

We serve as an extension of their brands via value-added services and offerings.
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Our Core Values

Serious about safety

We prepare to prevent.
Safety comes before profit.
Spot it, stop it.

We do what we say

We stand by our word and the trust of others.
We make commitments we can keep.
We hold ourselves accountable.

Where people matter

We care about others and value their contributions.
We seek diversity and inclusion.
We grow ourselves to grow our business.

Valuable to others

We stand by our word and the trust of others.
We make commitments we can keep.
We hold ourselves accountable.

Together we win

We play to win.
We work toward common goals.
We use common processes to continuously improve.

Meet Our Leadership Team

David Jukes

President and Chief Executive Officer

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Nicholas W. Alexos

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

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Jorge C. Buckup

President Latin America

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Noelle J. Perkins

Senior Vice President and General Counsel and Secretary, Chief Risk Officer

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James B. Holcomb

Senior Vice President, President of North America Chemical Distribution

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Jennifer A. McIntyre

Senior Vice President, Interim Chief People and Culture Officer

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Nicholas Powell

Senior Vice President, President Specialty Chemicals & Ingredients and Regional President EMEA & Asia Pacific

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Patrick M. Jerding

Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer

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