VS&A Communications Partners II, the $330 million equity fund of New York investment bank Veronis, Suhler & Associates, has purchased Chemical Week Associates, publishers of Chemical Week
magazine and organizer of chemical industry trade conferences and trade shows worldwide. The seller is O.V.P., a French pharmaceutical information company. Chemical Week Associates also publishes 14 annual directories. Chemical Week
has a weekly circulation of 33,000 management level readers worldwide. VS&A executives said they are seeking other publications and trade shows in the chemical industry.
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