General Chemical Corporation commenced business in December 1939, a few months after the outbreak of the Second World War. Genkem, as the company is now widely known, grew dramatically over the years, and throughout its history, exhibited a flair for innovation.
Qualichem (Pty) Limited, a 100% South African company and a dominant player in the adhesives market, reached agreement to acquire Genkem, effective1 October 1999.
With large and well-equipped factories, skilled and dedicated professionals and with access to the latest technological advances worldwide, the company have introduced an extensive range of Art & Craft products and stationary adhesives, ideal for hobbyists, scrap bookers, school projects, art and creative projects.
Genkem… Making Good Ideas Stick @home, @school and @office.