TITLE

Adhesives king Henkel closes big deal

AUTHOR(S)
Meyer, Bruce
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Rubber & Plastics News;5/5/2008, Vol. 37 Issue 20, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Germany's Henkel KGaA recently completed the purchase of Akzo Nobel NV's adhesives and electronic materials businesses. The businesses previously were part of ICI Group's National Starch & Chemical Co. lan Bate, who served as chief executive officer (CEO) of National Adhesives until leaving the company by mutual agreement at the end of April 2008, Henkel's offer for the two National Starch units allowed Akzo to increase its offer to ICI shareholders.
ACCESSION #
32021223

 

Related Articles

  • Akzo Nobel and Henkel Complete Sale of ICI Business.  // JCT CoatingsTech;May2008, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p13 

    The article reports that Akzo Nobel NV in Amsterdam, The Netherlands has completed the on sale of its Adhesives and Electronic Materials businesses to Henkel KgaA for 4 billion euro. It cites that the two businesses were part of ICI Group's National Starch business. Akzo Nobel chief executive...

  • Top Companies Report. Wright, Tim // Coatings World;Jul2012, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p40 

    The article profiles the top performing companies in the global coatings industry in 2012 including AkzoNobel NV, PPG Industries Inc. and Henkel AG and Co. KGaA. The author mentions that AkzoNobel remains as the world's largest manufacturer of household paints with its revenues increasing by 7...

  • WRAP-UP.  // Chemical Week;7/19/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 27, p18 

    Presents news briefs from the chemical industry in Asia as of July 19, 2000. Merger of the Japanese hair colorants businesses of Henkel and Lion; On-line joint ventures set up by ChemConnect with Mitsui & Co. and Mitsubishi Corp.; Amount invested by Akzo Nobel for building coatings plants in China.

  • Paints & Coatings Industry Profile: Europe.  // Paints & Coatings Industry Profile: Europe;Dec2007, p1 

    Presents a profile of the Paints & Coatings industry in Europe. Background on Datamonitor, a business information company specializing in industry analysis; Executive summary of the industry; Market overview; Market value; Market segmentation; Competitive landscape; Leading companies in the...

  • Paints & Coatings Industry Profile: Europe.  // Paints & Coatings Industry Profile: Europe;Nov2008, p1 

    Presents a profile of the Paints & Coatings industry in Europe. Background on Datamonitor, a business information company specializing in industry analysis; Executive summary of the industry; Market overview; Market value; Market segmentation; Competitive landscape; Leading companies in the...

  • Expansive Measures.  // Cosmetics & Toiletries;Nov2007, Vol. 122 Issue 11, p12 

    This section offers news briefs on the cosmetics industry as of November 2007. Düsseldorf, Germany-based Henkel has reached an agreement on the value of an acquisition transaction with Arnhem, the Netherlands-based Akzo Nobel. Another clinical research facility in Paris, France has been added...

  • Akzo Nobel buys ICI.  // CanTech International;Sep/Oct2007, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p7 

    The article reports on the decision of Akzo Nobel to buy Great Britain's Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI), known as the maker of Dulux and Glidden paints, for $16.2 billion. The decision of Akzo Nobel, also known as the world's largest maker of paints and coatings, is propelled by the plan to...

  • Top Companies Report. Wright, Tim // Coatings World;Jul2011, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p42 

    The article presents the journal's "Top Companies Report" for companies in the U.S. coatings industry in 2010. It notes the opening of Akzo Nobel NV's plant in Ningbo Shi, China as well as its partnership with Wal-mart Stores Inc. to supply interior and exterior paints for the company. It also...

  • Can maker honours industry suppliers.  // CanTech International;May2012, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p13 

    The article announces awards given to suppliers by Rexam including the Supplier of the Year award to Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, the Supply award to AkzoNobel NV, and Quality award to La Artistica.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics