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Additive Distributor

BBBEE Compliant Importer

SlateBlu is a leading importer and distributor of lubricant additives. We are a reliable and competitive supplier to the lubricants industry with 10+ years of experience

About Company

At SlateBlu, we take pride in being an importer and distributor of lubricant additives

We specialize in providing tailored solutions to the lubricants industry. We have grown to become an experienced and respected industry distributor.

Our vision is to be the competitive and reliable supplier of choice, delivering exceptional value to our customers.

What sets us apart is our commitment to service, reliability, and technical knowledge.

We abide by BBBEE regulations and help disadvantaged individuals through our educational Trust. Our background, skills, and experiences will ensure your success.

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BBBEE Scorecard
Value added


Is a tailor-made BBBEE solution allowing the Principal an effective route to market in South Africa providing. 


The ownership structure of SlateBlu is an educational Trust supporting previously disadvantaged Back south Africans


Provide access to Principals, ensure quality, safety and framework.


Benefit from wide range of principals and technical experience while gaining maximum BBBEE points

Organization - Structure


The Parent of Multisol


The lubricants Division of Brenntag


The BBBEE South African Sub-Distributor for Multisol


Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment is a pre-requisite to service customers in South Africa

A 100% Black ownership sub distributor model is Brenntag preferred solution



Ownership is via an Educational Trust with the profits of the entity used to sponsor the education of previously disadvantaged Black South Africans


Scorecard provides maximum advantage to customers

  • 100% Black Owned
  • 100% Back Female Owned
  • Designated Supplier
  • Level 2
  • Competitive Advantage

Customer SCORE

Maximizes Difficult to score points

  • Suppliers contribute 25% of a customer's scorecard.
  • The 25% is split into several elements
  • The SlateBlu structure maximizes scoring opportunities across all elements  

BBBEE Scorecard

  • SlateBlu is a level 2 supplier
  • 100% Black Female owned
  • Ownership via a Trust where the beneficiaries are disadvantaged students
  • Offers customers the maximum opportunity to score points

Value added

Each section of the business adds value with little overhead and a flexible offer to both principals and customers (see separate slide for Principals)


Look for long term relationships

  • Technical Sales
  • 3 months stock
  • Next day deliveries
  • Transparent pricing at Internationals
  • FX risk
  • Credit

Supply chain

  • 100% sight of supply chain
  • Monitor/ challenge customer forecast
  • Control inventory using ERP system
  • Daily interaction with suppliers
  • Daily interaction with customers

    100% OTIF Record YTD


Ideal Location

  • Drum Storage
  • Bulk Storage
  • Manage Quality
  • Heating
  • Local decanting
  • Own deliveries



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Why Choose Us

BBBEE Compliant

We are a level 2 BBBEE (Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment) designated supplier. Our company is 100% Black, Female owned.

As suppliers contribute 25% of a customer's scorecard, SlateBlu understands that the value of BBBEE credentials extends beyond compliance and directly impacts the growth and success of our customers.

Our ownership structure is shaped by the values of BBBEE, with ownership through an Educational Trust. The profits generated by this entity support the education of previously disadvantaged Black South Africans.

By directly contributing to the socio-economic transformation of our community, we are positioning ourselves as a responsible supplier that embraces the principles of BBBEE.

What sets us apart

  • Safety Commitment: Our company prioritizes the safety of our employees, customers, and partners. We have strict safety protocols in place and strive to create a secure work environment. By choosing our company, customers can have peace of mind knowing that safety is a top priority.

  • Customer-Centric Approach: We are dedicated to understanding and meeting our customers’ unique requirements. Our customer-centric approach means we go the extra mile to deliver personalized solutions and exceed expectations. We build long-lasting relationships based on trust, exceptional service, and a deep understanding of our customers’ needs.
  • Technical Expertise: Our team boasts exceptional technical expertise and a deep knowledge of lubricant additives. We provide expert advice and comprehensive solutions. We make use of our technical understanding to optimize lubrication processes. By choosing our company, customers gain access to a wealth of technical knowledge and experience.
  • Quality and Reliability: Our company is committed to delivering high-quality products and services consistently. We consistently and effectively meet our customers' lubricant additive needs.
  • Innovation and Customization: We are constantly exploring innovative solutions in the lubricant additive industry. Our company offers customized formulations and tailored approaches to meet specific customer requirements. By choosing our company, customers can benefit from cutting-edge innovations and personalized solutions.
  • Strong Partnerships: We have established strong partnerships with reputable principals in the industry. We have access to diverse lubricant additives through various collaborations.

Our services comply with the strict regulations

Safety: We embody a culture of safety, prioritizing the well-being of our employees, customers, and partners. We are committed to maintaining the highest standards of safety in all our operations, ensuring that everyone returns home to their loved ones every night.


Customer-Centricity: We place our customers at the heart of everything we do. By deeply understanding their unique requirements, we strive for operational excellence, delivering solutions that consistently meet and exceed their expectations. Our unwavering commitment to customer satisfaction drives our continuous improvement and fosters long-term partnerships.


Technical Expertise: Our team's exceptional technical competence sets us apart. Drawing upon our deep industry knowledge and expertise in the products provided by our esteemed principals, we offer unparalleled guidance and advice to our customers. We pride ourselves on being their trusted advisers, providing insights and solutions that optimize their lubrication processes and drive their success.



We add VALUE to our customers via our BBBEE structure, our technical knowledge and excellent supply chain.


We add VALUE to our principals with a focused sales team and in-depth market information.



  • Safety
  • Customer-Centricity
  • Technical Excellence


Our Vision

Our vision is to be the industry leader; driving innovation and excellence in lubricant solutions. By using our expertise, technical competency, and strong partnerships, we aim to dominate the lubricants industry.


We will achieve this by delivering exceptional value to our customers, principals, and the community.


Through our commitment to safety, customer focus, and sustainable practices, we strive to shape the future of lubrication, empowering businesses to achieve peak performance and fostering a greener, more efficient world

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