The dynamics of the EAME Methacrylates Market

The latest issue of our FreeFlow magazine is now available on-line and by post. In this edition Business Director for EAME Methacrylate Monomers Malcolm Kidd shares his thoughts on the latest picture in our region in our regular market review feature: “While the statistics suggest that we have not yet recovered to pre-recession demand levels […]

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Service Excellence From A Dedicated Team

The EAME Monomers Customer Service Team is always pleased to receive feedback from our customers and most recently we were delighted to receive an ‘A’ rating for H1 2013 from our long-standing partner Blanco, based in Germany. We look forward to sharing more about Blanco’s award-winning approach to design, innovation and high quality production in […]

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Strength in Spain

Lucite International’s relationship with agent and distribution partner Quimidroga in Iberia stretches back over a decade and since 2010 we have had a stock tank in Tarragona enabling us to satisfy customer needs better than ever before. During 2013 Quimidroga have achieved Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) status and have expanded their business to new regions […]

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EPCA 2013, Berlin – See You There

Members of Lucite International’s Commercial Team will be attending the EPCA Annual Meeting next month in Berlin, where more than 2,500 delegates come together from all over the globe for B2B encounters over a four day period. The number of attendees at the EPCA Annual Meeting has been growing steadily over the last 46 years […]

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80th anniversary of MRC

We have just celebrated the 80th anniversary of the Mitsubishi Rayon foundation. It is now four years since Mitsubishi Rayon Co Ltd acquired Lucite International (LI) and our companies continue to work together to develop successful business. MRC chose the theme of evolving traditions to celebrate the strong corporate culture that its employees have built […]

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Proud to support apprenticeships

Lucite International (LI) remains committed to investing in apprentices and has an excellent track record in sponsoring and training young people.  Currently the Cassel site is supporting 23 apprenticeships. “We see Apprenticeships and the recruitment of graduates and others with the right mix of skills, competence and experience as fundamentally important to the success of […]

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End of Sales Control

Lucite International’s EAME Monomers business confirms that the sales control on MMA, MAA and nBMA manufactured at its Cassel site has now ended. The repair to the technical fault was carried out in line with expectations. Lucite International would like to express our sincere thanks to our customers for their support and for working with us […]

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Partnering with local community

Employees at our Cassel site have been involved in community work for many years. In February this year, colleagues joined in with ‘Right to Read’, a new project organised by the UK’s Business in the Community initiative. The project aims to encourage the development of children’s’ reading skills while giving them an insight into the […]

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Progress in Process Safety Management

LI continues to make excellent progress in Process Safety Management (PSM) and we are pleased to update you on what has been happening since the PSM article in Issue 12 of our Freeflow publication. Work is rapidly gaining momentum in the areas of: PSM training; Process Safety Performance Indicators (PSPIs); a refresh of the company […]

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Notice of Sales Control

It is with regret that Lucite International has had to implement a sales control on MMA, MAA and nBMA manufactured at its Cassel site in northeast England. This is as a result of a technical issue, which has required a temporary shutdown in order for it to be resolved. Our customers and their businesses remain […]

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