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Sep 25, 2019

OLD WORLD INDUSTRIES ANNOUNCES STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH BASF

NORTHBROOK, ILL. (SEPTEMBER 25, 2019) – Old World Industries (OWI), the number one antifreeze and engine coolant supplier in the United States, is now the sole distributor and strategic partner of BASF Glysantin automotive coolant/ antifreeze products in the North American market. Under the agreement, Old World Industries will offer BASF Glysantin automotive coolant/antifreeze products through the OWI portfolio of brands, including PEAK Coolant + Antifreeze for the service and aftermarket. In addition to the partnership with BASF, OWI will continue to develop and leverage its own coolant and antifreeze technologies to cater to the needs of consumers and the high-quality standards of original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). ...read more
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Aug 29, 2019

PEAK® LAUNCHES NEW HIGH-PERFORMANCE EXTENDED LIFE ANTIFREEZE + COOLANT

NORTHBROOK, ILL. (AUGUST 28, 2019) – Old World Industries, a leader in the manufacturing and distribution of high-quality automotive and heavy duty fluids, announced the launch of PEAK® Antifreeze + Coolant, designed with an advanced formula that guarantees superior lifetime protection*†. ...read more
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Aug 07, 2019

OLD WORLD INDUSTRIES ANNOUNCES ALLIANCE WITH UNITY ENVIROTECH

Northbrook, Ill. (August 7, 2019) – Old World Industries, a leader in the manufacturing and distribution of high-quality automotive and heavy-duty fluids and maker of PEAK® and BlueDEF® branded products, announced an alliance with Unity Envirotech of Illinois LLC. From a location in Henry, IL, serving primarily the commercial agriculture industry since 1964, Unity Envirotech manufactures ammonium sulfate (AMS) products in the heart of the corn belt in Henry, IL. ...read more
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Apr 22, 2019

BlueDEF Diesel Exhaust Fluid Celebrates Positive Impact On Environment This Earth Day

NORTHBROOK, IL, April 2019 - Old World Industries, the maker of BlueDEF – the leading producer of diesel exhaust fluid in North America, has reaffirmed its commitment to cleaner, more fuel-efficient diesel power this Earth Day. At a time when the environment is at a crucial tipping point, it is more important than ever to find ways to reduce emissions and develop cleaner energy solutions.

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Apr 05, 2019

OLD WORLD INDUSTRIES OPENS NEW ILLINOIS DISTRIBUTION CENTER

NORTHBROOK, IL, April 2019 - Old World Industries, the makers of the PEAK® Coolant and Antifreeze and BlueDEF®, expanded distribution services and its transportation fleet with the grand opening of its first distribution center in Bolingbrook, Illinois. The grand opening ceremony will take place Friday April 5, 2019 from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and feature tours of the facility to Old World Industries staff. An open house for Old World Industries’ customers and distribution partners will be announced shortly.

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Oct 31, 2018

Old World Industries and Sunoco Announce Launch of Small Engine Fuel

NORTHBROOK, IL, October 31, 2018 - Old World Industries, LLC and Sunoco, LLC are excited to announce the launch of a new small engine fuel for 2 cycle and 4 cycle engines. These fuel blends ensure great small engine performance for lawn mowers, snowblowers, chainsaws and other equipment with motorsport level of fuel quality standards. These products are ethanol free to ensure an extended shelf life. The 2-cycle products are pre-mixed with synthetic oil for superior engine protection.

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Oct 15, 2018

PEAK Coolant & Antifreeze and BlueDEF Partner with Stewart-Haas Racing!

NORTHBROOK, IL, October 15, 2018 - Old World Industries, the makers of PEAK Coolant & Antifreeze and BlueDEF Diesel Exhaust Fluid and Equipment announced today that it has partnered with Stewart-Haas Racing and will be the primary sponsor for driver Clint Bowyer and the No. 14 team for three Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races in 2019 with associate sponsorship on the No. 14 Ford Mustang at all other races.

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Aug 22, 2018

OWI Launches new program aimed at giving back to the local community

NORTHBROOK, IL, August 22, 2018 - As an industry leader, Old World Industries understands the importance of being thankful and giving back to our local community, while supporting charitable causes. That is why we launched a new program called OWI Cares.

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Aug 15, 2018

Announcing Old World Industries as proud sponsor of Mexico en el Carazón 2018

NORTHBROOK, IL, August 15, 2018 - Announcing Old World Industries as the proud sponsor of Mexico en el Carazón 2018. Mexico en el Carazón is an initiative that every year with great success brings from Mexico to the Mexican-Mexican-American community and the American public in general, a high-quality show which presents the most representative of music, dance and songs of Mexican folklore.

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Jul 26, 2018

OWI Launches the Next Generation of Premium Coolant Technology

NORTHBROOK, IL, July 24, 2018 - Old World Industries, LLC is excited to announce the launch of its new line of vehicle-specific antifreeze/coolant. Marketed as PEAK ORIGINAL EQUIPMENT TECHNOLOGY® Antifreeze + Coolant, this 'OET' product line is formulated to meet the specific technology needs of Asian, European and North American vehicles. This new lineup will provide our retailers, commercial partners and customers with a super-premium coolant option, and further reinforces PEAK and OWI's strength in the marketplace.

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Jul 05, 2018

PEAK® Coolant & Antifreeze, BlueDEF® Diesel Exhaust Fluid Partner with Haas F1 Team

Old World Industries Brands Featured on Haas VF-18s Beginning at British Grand Prix


KANNAPOLIS, North Carolina (July 5, 2018) - Old World Industries, the makers of PEAK Coolant & Antifreeze and BlueDEF Diesel Exhaust Fluid and Equipment, has partnered with Haas F1 Team in the FIA Formula One World Championship. PEAK and BlueDEF will be featured on the nose of the team's racecars driven by Romain Grosjean and Kevin Magnussen throughout the remainder of the 2018 season beginning with the British Grand Prix July 6-8 at Silverstone Circuit....read more

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Jun 15, 2018

OWI Honored with AutoZone Extra Miler Award

NORTHBROOK, IL, June 15, 2018 - Today Old World Industries, LLC accepted the AutoZone Extra Miler Award for PEAK's launch of Original Equipment Technology (OET) Coolant and the subsequent success AutoZone has seen in its stores. AutoZone senior management called the launch and support by OWI as, 'One of the most collaborative projects ever worked with a supplier - and one that is already surpassing our very optimistic expectations.' ...read more

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May 16, 2018

Old World Industries Announces the Launch of Hybrid Blue

NORTHBROOK, IL, May 16, 2018 - Old World Industries, LLC is excited to announce the launch of its new heavy duty coolant, Hybrid Blue. Marketed under the PEAK Commercial & Industrial Fleet Charge brand, Hybrid Blue is a Hybrid Organic Acid Technology (HOAT) Extended Service Interval (ESI) Coolant/Antifreeze with a phosphate-borate dual buffer system and low silicate level....read more

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Mar 18, 2018

PEAK® Unveils New Coolant Marketing Campaign Featuring John Force

Northbrook, IL, March 20, 2018 - Today PEAK® announced a comprehensive new marketing campaign created to raise awareness of coolant maintenance and its vital role in the overall health of a vehicle. The campaign will educate consumers about simple steps they can take to prevent unnecessary breakdowns and repairs. Just as prevention is vital to our physical health, it's imperative that vehicle owners adopt the same mindset towards their vehicles....read more