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January 31, 2013


Paramount, CA - Chemco Products Company and Flo-Kem announced a merger agreement which took effect January 1, 2013. The parent company is LMC Enterprises dba Chemco Products Company and Flo-Kem. This merger will improve the "Business Model" and enhance efficiencies allowing for future growth.

"The merger with Flo-Kem, a specialty chemical compounder, based in Rancho Dominguez, California, promotes a single Mission & Vision for our clients," said Elaine Cooper, CEO of LMC Enterprises. "This merger of the two companies will promote a stronger organization so we can provide our clients with the best specialty cleaning chemicals and services on the market today."

About Chemco Products

Chemco Products Company is a leading specialty chemical distributor. LMC Enterprises dba Chemco Products Company was founded by Lyman "Bill" Cole in the 1960s and has been managed by his daughters, Elaine S. Cooper and Janis C. Utz since the mid-1990s. The Cole family has been represented on the Board of Directors of Flo-Kem since it was incorporated in 1970 and is its largest shareholder. LMC Enterprises is a premier specialty chemical supplier to a wide variety of industries across the U.S. and has focused on service and support to the cleaning and sanitation business of food, beverage, dairy and water treatment industries.

About Flo-Kem

Flo-Kem is an ISO 9001 certified manufacturer, compounder and supplier of cleaning, sanitizing and maintenance products serving the janitorial, sanitation, commercial and industrial markets. Flo-Kem is a leader in blending technology and offers custom formulations and contract packaging to end user markets all around the world.

Looking to the Future

With LMC Enterprises’ combined experience of over 100 years in the chemical industry, the company will more effectively service existing customers and provide for growth across North America. The synergy of the two companies will provide the specialty chemical community with a strong, stable relationship that will build upon the reputations of both.

"Clients for Life" is at the very heart of the LMC Enterprises’ promise of quality and service. The success is the direct result of this commitment to both customers and employees. The company has pledged to supply the highest quality chemicals at competitive pricing to all industries.

The parent company, LMC Enterprises, will continue to be run by Elaine S. Cooper, Chief Executive Officer, and Janis C. Utz, President, with John Grimes serving as Chief Operating Officer, and Dave McCullough as the Executive Vice President of Sales. The corporate headquarters is located at 6401 E. Alondra Blvd., Paramount, CA, 90723. (866) 243-6261.

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March 7, 2011 - Chemco Products had another excellent year exhibiting at the Unified Wine Symposium on January 26th-27th, 2011 at the Sacramento Convention Center. We were among 650 suppliers exhibiting for the continually growing Winemaking Industry. Over 12,000 visitors spent time viewing all the many trade show booths.

This is the 3rd year that we have exhibited and it is very satisfying to get to visit with our over 200 winery clients that we have throughout California and beyond. This year we were one of 12 Suppliers chosen to take part in a Podcast from The host, Kaz interviewed our Sales Representative, Ryan Kolarov and our President, Janis Utz. Please listen in to hear what Chemco Products has to offer to the Wine Industry. Listen Now

Paramount, CA., August 1, 2008 - LMC Enterprises dba Chemco Products Company announced today that it has acquired Uni-Kem Inc. Located in Pico Rivera, CA, Uni-Kem, Inc. is a sales company specializing in Water Treatment, Food Processing, and the Asphalt Release Industries. Uni-Kem, Inc. is a supplier of Specialty Chemicals to these entities.

With this purchase, Chemco Products has added 8 salespeople, 3 service technicians, and 2 office personnel to it's staff. Uni-Kem's annual sales were approximately $2.2 million.

Elaine S. Cooper, Chemco Products Chief Executive Officer, commented on the announcement, saying, "The acquisition of Uni-Kem was like a perfect marriage between similar companies. This will only further expand Chemco's reach into the Water Treatment, Food Processing and Asphalt Release Industries."