Who we are
Our strengths - your success.
We are an historic company active on the Italian market for over 20 years with capillary presence and deep know-how of the industry.
A family company with long-term vision - our key success factors being flexibility, transparency, proactivity and collaboration, both with customers and our principals who regard us as reliable partners.
Exclusive distributors of chemical products from leading companies on the national and international market, we have a wide range of high-quality products, with an eye on health and to environment, and with a strong impulse towards new technologies and innovation. Dynamic teams made up of Technical Sales Managers and an efficient Customer Care office, focused on all applications with a knack for customer solutions.
A vision, a choice
September 1996: a small group of colleagues of BENFER-SCHELLER S.p.A., a company of the UNIVAR Ltd. USA group, decides to take a new entrepreneurial path, constituting CHEMSERVICE S.r.l. The company quickly acquires a series of Principals - leading manufacturers of chemical products - for exclusive distribution on the Italian market. Over the years, we continued to enrich our product portfolio and have expanded our reach to serve the entire Italian chemical industry.
Improve and expand.
Our goal is to remain a point of reference for the distribution of high-quality chemical manufacturers and products on both national and European level, continue our focus on innovation and refining our services in partnership with our Principals.
September 1996FoundingThe first office is in Varedo at the gates of Milan where it all started with an office floor in a new building.
2005Change of location500 square meters in a brand new building, a move that establishes and certifies the company's quality leap.
2005Joint ventureBARENTZ SERVICE: 50-50 joint venture between CHEMSERVICE and the Dutch group BARENTZ EUROPE BV - focus on specialty-driven distribution in Food and Feed industries.
2007The expansionAcquisition of SICOS, operating for 20 years in the food ingredients distribution.
2007CertificationsCHEMSERVICE is certified ISO 9001: 2008, certification obtained from ISOQAR.
2012Expansion continuesAcquisition of PROCHIFAR, historic distributor and agent for the pharmaceutical and nutraceutical sector, positioning itself as one of the first players in the panorama of the food and pharmaceutical sectors in Italy.
2011/2014Sustainable growthIt is in these years that with the continuous growth, CHEMSERVICE turns from S.r.l. into an S.p.A. Today we count more than 150 trusted Principals and key suppliers and cover the entire Italian market. The year 2013 closed with a turnover of €20 million, with more opportunities ahead.
Future visionWe are part and an active supporter of AssICC, the Italian association for the chemical trade and with the introduction of REACH (Registration, Evaluation and Authorization of Chemicals) and the insertion of a modern integrated management software system, we are ready for challenges ahead whilst providing further growth opportunities for our Principals. CHEMSERVICE S.p.A. is certified ISO 9001: 2015 in 2018, certification obtained by BUREAU VERITAS.