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October 27, 2011
Weak demand continued to impact Avery Dennison’s operating results, sending third-quarter volumes lower across all the company’s segments and in most regions. The company...
October 25, 2011
3M posted lower earnings and cut its full-year forecast on weak demand for LCD televisions and softening economic growth. The company reported earnings of $1.1 billion ($1.52/share) in its fiscal third quarter ended September 30, down 1.6% from the year-ago period. Analysts’ estimates were for $1.61/share. Sales increased 10%, to $7.5 billion, largely from acquisitions and foreign exchange impacts. Organic volume growth of 2% was below recent trends, the company says....
October 13, 2011
Paramelt (Heerhugowaard, the Netherlands) says it has bought Remy Adhesives (Wijgmaal, Belgium) from food ingredient firm Beneo (Tienen, Belgium) for an undisclosed sum. The business...
September 22, 2011
H.B. Fuller reported net income up 22%, to $23.2 million (47 cts/share) on sales up 15%, to $388 million for its fiscal third quarter ended August 27 helped mostly by improved selling prices. Fuller met analysts’ consensus estimate of 47 cts/share as reported by Bloomberg. Operating income rose 43%, to $32.4 million....
August 30, 2011
Sika (Baar, Switzerland) says it has agreed to acquire Colauto Adesivos e Massas (São Paulo, Brazil), a manufacturer of adhesives and sealants, as well as acoustic damping and...
August 29, 2011
Rorsted: The new plant will greatly enhance Henkel's growth potential in the country. Henkel says it has begun construction on an adhesives factory in the Shanghai Chemical Industry...
August 23, 2011
Henkel says it has begun construction of a new adhesives factory in the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park in China. The plant will involve an investment of €50 million ($71.5...
August 10, 2011
Henkel’s second quarter adjusted operating profit from its adhesives and sealants division jumped 9%, to €278 million ($396 million), on sales up 4%, to €1.9 billion...
August 9, 2011
DKSH (Zurich), a business services group that assists manufacturers in the expansion of their businesses, says it has entered into a distribution alliance with Tonsan Adhesives...
August 4, 2011
W.R. Grace says it has manufacturing at a new cement additives and concetre admixtures site in Northern India. The company has opened similar facilities in China,Colombia, Panama...
July 13, 2011
EPA has proposed Significant New Use Rule (SNUR) requirements for 14 glymes, substances that are structurally similar to glycol ethers and used in products including adhesives...
June 30, 2011
 Evonik Industries says it will build a functionalized polybutadiene plant, which will allow the company to offer hydroxyl-functionalized polybutadiene for the first time to its...
June 9, 2011
3M says it has agreed to acquire Advanced Chemistry & Technology (AC Tech; Garden Grove, CA), a manufacturer of quick cure, light-weight polysulfide sealants for aerospace...
June 6, 2011
Dow Chemical says it has finished construction of a wind blade epoxy adhesive production plant at its Roberta, GA facility. The plant is fully dedicated to the wind sector, and will be...
May 4, 2011
 Henkel’s adhesives technologies business reported first-quarter 2011 operating profit up 32%, to €244 million ($363 million), on sales up 14%, to €1.9 billion...
March 24, 2011
John Tomich, professor of biochemistry, and Xiuzhi Sun, professor of grain science and industry at Kansas State University (KSU; Manhattan, KS) say they have secured a patent for a...
March 23, 2011
Dynea Chemicals (Helsinki) has acquired S.C. Rom Re Ro Munteanu (Brasov, Romania), a privately owned adhesives producer, which will be renamed Dynea Resins Romania. The move forms part...
March 22, 2011
3M says it will triple its global capacity for optically clear adhesives (OCAs) by expanding at plants in China, Korea, Singapore, and Taiwan. The additional capacity will support...
January 12, 2011
H.B. Fuller’s net income decreased in its fiscal fourth quarter ended November 27 because of charges related to a fire and the departure of the company’s CEO. Sales rose...
December 14, 2010
The acquisition closely follows Arsenal's November 29th acquisition of Royal Adhesives & Sealants (South Bend, IN) from private equity fund Quad-C Management (Charlottesville, VA), a deal that marked Arsenal's entry into the adhesives and sealants sector....
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