Chem-Trend Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1960

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 726


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 1

  • Investments
  • 4

Chem-Trend General Information


Manufacturer of specialized mold release agents based in Howell, Michigan. The company is engaged in the development, production, and supply of specialized mold release agents to enhance productivity, extend tool or die or mold life, increase cycle times, improve part or surface quality and reduce scrap and defect rates, it also produces casting lubricants, tire manufacturing aids, molding aids, purge compounds, ancillaries for die casting and other process aids.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Specialty Chemicals
Other Industries
Industrial Chemicals
Parent Company
Freudenberg Chemical Specialties
Corporate Office
  • P.O. Box 860
  • Howell, MI 48843
  • United States
+1 (517) 000-0000

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Chem-Trend Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Chem-Trend Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
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Specialty Chemicals
Howell, MI
726 As of 2024


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Chem-Trend Competitors (1)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Quaker Houghton Corporation Conshohocken, PA 0000 00.00 000000000 00 00.00
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Chem-Trend Patents

Chem-Trend Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
EP-3772535-A1 Compositions and methods for cleaning urethane molds Inactive 05-Aug-2019 0000000000 0
US-11214762-B2 Compositions and methods for cleaning urethane molds Active 05-Aug-2019 0000000000 00
US-20210040421-A1 Compositions and methods for cleaning urethane molds Active 05-Aug-2019 0000000000
US-20210163858-A1 Purge composition and method of cleaning Pending 17-Aug-2018 000000000 0
US-20190366597-A1 Mold release agent monitor and control system Inactive 30-May-2018 B22C3/00 0
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Chem-Trend Executive Team (8)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
John Lundin Co-Chief Executive Officer & President
Mike Quinn Co-Chief Executive Officer & President
Carl Posluszny Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
Chandler Smith Chief Financial Officer
James Graff Ph.D Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer
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Chem-Trend Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Chem-Trend Acquisitions (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Chem-Trend Romania 21-Mar-2017 0000000000 Industrial Chemicals 0000000 0
Ultra Purge 20-Sep-2016 0000000000 Specialty Chemicals 0000000 0
Huron Technologies 28-Jun-2016 0000000000 Industrial Chemicals 0000000 0
Zyvax 15-Jul-2013 Merger/Acquisition Other Commercial Products 0000000 0
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Chem-Trend FAQs

  • When was Chem-Trend founded?

    Chem-Trend was founded in 1960.

  • Who is the CEO of Chem-Trend?

    John Lundin and Mike Quinn are the CEOs of Chem-Trend.

  • Where is Chem-Trend headquartered?

    Chem-Trend is headquartered in Howell, MI.

  • What is the size of Chem-Trend?

    Chem-Trend has 726 total employees.

  • What industry is Chem-Trend in?

    Chem-Trend’s primary industry is Specialty Chemicals.

  • Is Chem-Trend a private or public company?

    Chem-Trend is a Private company.

  • What is Chem-Trend’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Chem-Trend is 000000.

  • Who are Chem-Trend’s competitors?

    Quaker Houghton is a competitor of Chem-Trend.

  • When was Chem-Trend acquired?

    Chem-Trend was acquired on 26-Feb-2004.

  • Who acquired Chem-Trend?

    Chem-Trend was acquired by Freudenberg Chemical Specialties.

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