Henkel

Henkel operates globally with a well-balanced and diversified portfolio. The company holds leading positions with its three business units in both industrial and consumer businesses thanks to strong brands, innovations and technologies. Henkel Adhesive Technologies is the global leader in the adhesives market – across all industry segments worldwide. In its Laundry & Home Care and Beauty Care businesses, Henkel holds leading positions in many markets and categories around the world. Founded in 1876, Henkel looks back on more than 140 years of success. In 2017, Henkel reported sales of 20 billion euros and adjusted operating profit of around 3.5 billion euros. Combined sales of the respective top brands of the three business units – Loctite, Schwarzkopf and Persil – amounted to 6.4 billion euros. Henkel employs more than 53,000 people globally – a passionate and highly diverse team, united by a strong company culture, a common purpose to create sustainable value, and shared values. As a recognized leader in sustainability, Henkel holds top positions in many international indices and rankings. Henkel’s preferred shares are listed in the German stock index DAX. For more information, please visit www.henkel.com.

Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
Henkelstraße 67
40589 Düsseldorf
Germany
+49 211 7970
www.henkel.com

Structural hybrid solution for EV battery protection to be presented at BEVA Europe 2018

Düsseldorf, Germany – At the upcoming Battery Electric Vehicle Architectures Congress Europe 2018 (BEVA Europe) in London on December 5 and 6, Henkel and RLE International will present a fresh new approach to the protection of battery units in next-generation electrical vehicles.

Henkel to build strategic alliance with RLE International

Henkel to build strategic alliance with RLE International.Düsseldorf/Cologne, Germany – Henkel and RLE International announced today that they have agreed to form a strategic alliance to drive automotive innovation, expand value creation opportunities and become the premier design-in engineering solution provider for the mobility industry.

Henkel process helps beer barrel manufacturer improve product quality 

The new keg production plant of Entinox at Zaragoza, Spain, has a capacity for 450,000 barrels per year, made from austenite stainless steel with a surface of 2 square meters per barrel. (Photo: Entinox, PR057)Düsseldorf, Germany – Henkel has helped Envases Técnicos Zaragoza S.L. (Entinox), a leading Spanish manufacturer of stainless steel beer barrels (“kegs”), set up an innovative pickling and passivating line using a nitric acid-free Bonderite process. Benefits include superior HSE performance and bath life over traditional mixed acid pickling systems as well as outstanding corrosion resistance.

Henkel to spotlight its encompassing solutions for the forging value chain at EUROFORGE conFAIR

At EUROFORGE conFAIR 2018 in Berlin, Henkel will showcase its encompassing solutions for enhanced productivity, quality, sustainability and cost control across the entire forging value chain. (Photo: Henkel, PR059)At EUROFORGE conFAIR 2018 in Berlin, Henkel (booth 28) will be showcasing its complete product and service offering for the entire forging value chain. With a full range of coatings, lubricants, rust preventatives and cleaners as well as machining and grinding fluids, the company is the market’s leading total system solutions provider for all needs of the forging industry, from steel bars to assembly.

Henkel to feature wide range of adhesive innovations for healthcare applications

Henkel’s high-elongation LED curable acrylic adhesives combine outstanding bond strength on flexible medical devices made of TPE and TPU with high flexibility and low viscosity. (Photo: Henkel, PR054)At the COMPAMED fair in Düsseldorf (November 12-15, 2018), Henkel will present its comprehensive portfolio of adhesive materials for applications in healthcare. Highlights at the company’s booth G05 in Hall 8b, will include new LED curing adhesives for flexible medical devices, a range of advanced pressure sensitive adhesives for plasters and functional patches as well as conductive inks for smart health devices.

Henkel drives the future of e-Mobility

Henkel provides comprehensive solutions for efficient assembly, lifetime protection and operational safety of key components in automotive e-Mobility, such as electric drive modules. (Graphic: Henkel, PR051)Building on years of experience and expertise in engine and powertrain applications, Henkel is actively investing in new technologies and products for efficient large-scale manufacturing of safe and reliable electric drive systems. Key solutions addressing the “pain points” of OEMs and tier suppliers in this segment include innovative liquid gasketing, magnet bonding, thermal management and potting products as well as a state-of-the-art impregnation service.

Henkel offers a one-stop portfolio of process solutions for the global metal coil industry

Henkel works with leading metal coil manufacturers and coating specialists to enhance the value of steel, galvanized, aluminum and other rolled product alloys by offering a comprehensive portfolio of cost-effective and sustainable process solutions from pickling and cleaning to surface treatment and lamination. 
(Photo: Henkel, PR050)With more than 80 years of expertise in the metal processing/coil industry and an extensive range of process solutions for pickling, lubrication, cleaning, pretreatment, passivation, coating and lamination, Henkel has firmly established itself as a global one-stop partner of the metal coil industry. New product innovations are strongly focused on helping customers manage the process needs of next-generation alloys while meeting cost and regulatory challenges.

Henkel’s automotive thermal management expertise on display at Battery Show Europe 2018

Advanced Material Solutions for Power Storage Systems. 
(Photo: Henkel, PR055)From bumper to bumper, Henkel’s advanced materials are enabling automotive electronics applications throughout the vehicle ecosystem. At the upcoming Battery Show Europe, taking place May 15 to 17 in Hanover, Germany, the company will focus specifically on power storage systems, showcasing its thermal management and PCB assembly solutions for Lithium-Ion (Li-I) battery and powertrain applications.

Henkel flying high with aerospace composite solutions at JEC World 2018

Henkel flying high with aerospace composite solutions at JEC World 2018. (Photo: Henkel, PR049)Sky’s getting busy: Boeing and Airbus forecast a worldwide demand for up to 40,000 new aircrafts over the next two decades. With a 10-year production backlog and new aircrafts increasingly counting on lightweight composites, both Henkel’s expertise in process automation and its high-impact solutions for the aerospace industry are in high demand.

Henkel offers Loctite tire bonding solution with outstanding adhesion for acoustic foams and integrated sensors

Extensive testing has confirmed the excellent adhesion strength and flexibility of Loctite SI 5930 FIT from Henkel for a wide range of tire rubbers, acoustic foams and release agents. The photo shows the set-up of a 90 degrees foam peel test. (Photo: Henkel, PR045)To pave the road towards next-generation automotive tires with effective cavity noise reduction and increased sensor technology, Henkel has introduced Loctite SI 5930 FIT, an RTV silicone rubber adhesive for in-tire bonding applications. The product provides excellent adhesion properties on all common tire rubbers and is compatible with different acoustic foams as well as tire release agents. As a MEKO-free and odorless solution it also meets strict HSE standards. In addition, Henkel supports tire manufacturers and suppliers with a comprehensive bonding test program and through collaborations with leaders in tire market consulting consultant and dedicated wheel manufacturing equipment.

Henkel to highlight its comprehensive solutions for the die-casting value chain at Euroguss 2018

Düsseldorf, Germany – At Euroguss 2018, Henkel (Booth 521, Hall 7) will be showcasing its complete portfolio of product and service solutions for all needs across the entire die-casting and metalworking value chain. From Bonderite cleaning and lubricating products to its Loctite Impregnation Solutions (LIS), the company’s broad expertise and product range helps customers reduce costs and streamline their manufacturing processes.

One-step Bonderite L-FM FL polymer-based coating process changes the game in metal pretreatment for demanding automotive bolts

With Bonderite L-FM FL, Henkel has developed an innovative solution with superior cost performances, reduced CO2 impact and a much smaller water footprint. 
(Photo: Henkel, PR042)Düsseldorf, Germany – Henkel Adhesive Technologies has sharpened the market fit of its Bonderite L-FM FL portfolio of polymeric coatings for the surface conversion of metals used in cold forming operations. The optimized Bonderite L-FM FL process reduces the number of treatment steps from as much as ten to one or two and is fast emerging as an attractive alternative in the production of high-performance automotive bolts and screws.

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