The Urethane Blog

Getting the Band Back Together

Fitz Chem Appoints New Leadership for Industrial Chemicals


October 11, 2019

ITASCA, IL – Chemical distributor Fitz Chem-Nagase Group has appointed Tom Downing to a newly developed role as Director of New Supplier Development.

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Knaub Joins AFPF Board

FXI’s Philippe Knaub Joins CertiPUR-US Board of Directors

(Rochester Hills, Mich. – July 2019) — Read more

NCFI Mourns Jake Barnhardt, Jr.

NCFI Polyurethanes Mourns The Loss of Co-Founder and Former President, Jacob “Jake” Barnhardt, Jr.

June 6th, 2018


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PFA Spring Meeting Notes

Polyurethane Foam Association Spring Meeting Examines Industry
Issues, Showcases New Programs

Association Unveils New Website; Mike Webb Recognized With Lifetime Achievement Award

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MacCleary to Retire

Covestro LLC announces retirement of CEO Jerry MacCleary


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Mattress Firm

Mattress Firm’s relationship with major supplier likely cost Stagner his job

Paul Takahashi April 10, 2019 Updated: April 11, Read more

Olin Names Varilek COO

Olin : Announces Appointment of Chief Operating Officer

CLAYTON, Mo., March 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Olin Corporation (NYSE: OLN) announced that effective April 1,

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Krim Interview

Casper Co-Founder Predicts the Death of (Bad) Retail

Philip Krim, CEO of the online mattress seller, on how we’ll shop in the coming decades and why we’ll brag about early bedtimes

Philip Krim co-founded Casper Sleep, the online mattress retailer, in April 2014, helping prove that consumers would buy big-ticket items online, sight unseen.
Philip Krim co-founded Casper Sleep, Read more