When renewable raw materials such as palm oil and palm kernel oil are used, the main focus is on economic, environmental and social impacts along the entire supply chain – from field to shelf. Small farms produce around 40 percent of the world’s palm and palm kernel oil. An important question for the oil producing countries is how to increase the yields from the land already under cultivation. This is why Henkel and BASF are collaborating with the development organization Solidaridad to support a project in Indonesia and advocate for smallholders and local initiatives.
Sales at 4,654 million euros: organic +3.2% (nominal: -0.9%)Emerging markets sales growth: organic +6.1%Operating profit*: +6.6% to 819 million eurosEarnings per preferred share* (EPS): +8.5% to 1.40 eurosVery strong EBIT margin* improvement: +120 basi…
Henkel published its Q2 / Half Year 2016 report on August 11, 2016.
The website www.furniture-building-components.com now provides industry members with in-depth application know-how, information on Henkel’s technology portfolio for woodworking operations as well as training and technical services in ten languages.
Food packaging safety is an issue to which Henkel – as the leading solution provider for adhesives, sealants and functional coatings worldwide – is deeply committed. On its knowledge platform “Food Safe Packaging Portal” Henkel will host a webinar “Food Safe Packaging Hotmelts – Everything you need to know” on September 15, 2016 at 10 AM (CEST).
Personalization is gaining momentum in the flexible packaging industry when it comes to design, leading to increased customer interest in digital printing technologies – which allow for individually designed packages and smaller job sizes.
Henkel’s complete Loctite Impregnation Solutions (LIS) product portfolio not only offers impregnation resins and systems but also a customized service through both external, as well as tailored, on-site impregnation service centers. Through LIS, Henkel, a leading supplier of porosity sealing products and services, offers the automotive industry a one-of-a-kind, fully automated impregnation system, and its high-tech resins deliver consistent quality and unmatched sealing performance.
As part of its portfolio for the worldwide tissue market, Henkel is launching its new fragrances with WEPA as a first customer.
Catching up on the latest tweets at breakfast, ordering a taxi via Uber, sharing a photo with friends from the concert via snapchat or finding the perfect room on Airbnb for the long-awaited trip to Barcelona: for some this may seem like a normal day, for others this digital world still remains unknown. Time for a new concept of mentoring – only this time, the roles are reversed.
The quantity of electronics found in all areas of modern road vehicles continues to increase, and electric drive systems are now entering the mainstream. So the need to ensure the reliable performance of electrical and electronic components and systems…