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Platform Aquisition

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We are very pleased to announce that the Alent businesses are now part of the Platform Specialty Products family.  Platform was incorporated in April 2013 and in October 2013, Platform acquired MacDermid, forming the 'platform' for their acquisition focussed business strategy.

Please view the press release, describing this transaction, by clicking here.  As we integrate our businesses over the upcoming months, we aim to provide a seamless transition for our employees, partners, and most of all, our valued customers.  We feel strongly that these complementary businesses will provide value throughout the industry supply chain.

More information on Alent group businesses can be found at:

During the upcoming months, online information about Alent will be integrated into the existing MacDermid Performance Solutions page.  To explore MacDermid's products and services, please click here:

More information on Platform Specialty Products is available at:

MacDermid Performance Solutions - a subsidiary of Platform that specialises in electronic, industrial and offshore chemical solutions, has acquired Fernox, the leading domestic and commercial water treatment brand, which is part of the Alent group of businesses, in a move to expand its global offerings and specialty chemical and filter technology portfolio for the domestic and commercial heating system market.
This acquisition is a positive move for Fernox and will align with the vision to strengthen further its in-house R&D capabilities and the commitment to developing ground-breaking products, specialist equipment and services for the HVAC industry globally.