TRInternational Acquires Chemblend of America

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TRInternational, Inc. has acquired ChemBlend of America, LLC (CBA) in Bensenville, IL. The company reports the acquisition will strengthen their commitment to providing value-added services and creative options that allows its customers to improve their purchasing power, lower the demand on their human capital, and decrease labor and operational costs.

CBA specializes in formulating, manufacturing, testing, packaging, and distribution with fields of expertise ranging from phosphates, cleaners, and lubricants to coatings, paints, electronics, and UV curables. TRI reports that CBA treats all business partners’ information with the highest discretion and confidentiality and are consistent with their often-proprietary manufacturing requirements.

TRI’s CEO & Owner, Megan Gluth-Bohan, says, “The acquisition of Chemblend adds an incredible amount of real and practical value to our customers and suppliers. The talented people at Chemblend bring amazing gifts with them as they become part of our collective team. I am thrilled to diversify our business and our team and excited for all we will do together.”  John P. Godina, VP of Manufacturing and Midwest Sales Director for TRI, adds, “Because of its diverse manufacturing capabilities, the acquisition of Chemblend of America will allow TRI to offer custom solutions unlike any other chemical distributor.” 

As one of North America’s largest women-owned ingredients, raw materials, and services suppliers, TRI is committed to solving each client’s diverse supply chain, service, and operational needs, according to the company. TRI reports that they are a responsible distributor and a certified small business with SBA WOSB, WBENC, & NGLCC certifications.

TRI & CBA offer:

Contract Manufacturing
Contract and customized Packaging
Laboratory and Propriety Formulation
Reliable Supply and Raw Material Sourcing


Source: TRInternational, Inc.