News 2017

07/28/2017
At the wheel 

Düsseldorf – Connectivity and in-vehicle infotainment, safety and autonomous driving, the proliferation of hybrid and electric cars (EV) – today’s automobiles are high-tech digital wonders that wouldn’t be possible without technologies from Henkel.

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07/20/2017
Henkel opens new composite test center in Asia – the Composite Lab 
Henkel has opened a state-of-the-art test facility for composites in Japan. The new Composite Lab in Isogo-ku, Yokohama, will allow automotive customers from across Asia to team up with Henkel experts to develop and test composite parts, and to establish the best process conditions to make their ideas ready for market.  
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07/13/2017
Becoming a Technical Specialist in Hotmelt Pressure Sensitive Adhesives 

Together with the German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI), Henkel is introducing the training courses of its newly established PSA Academy.

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06/29/2017
Bonderite Solutions from Henkel Help Automotive Suppliers to Leverage the Growth Potential in Lightweighting Metals 

As a leading company in metal surface treatment processes, Henkel Adhesive Technologies offers a diversified range of Bonderite solutions for OEMs and suppliers seeking to cut weight and improve sustainability with advanced new alloys and multi-metal materials.

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06/28/2017
Bonderite C-CP process from Henkel enables environmentally compatible stainless steel pickling 

Düsseldorf, Germany – The Bonderite C-CP technology, an innovative process from Henkel for pickling of stainless steel, is providing users with important cost and environmental benefits.

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06/21/2017
Protecting brands and consumers 

Düsseldorf – Protecting brands and consumers is at the heart of Henkel’s packaging adhesives business. The company has been a strategic partner to the packaging industry for decades, offering adhesive innovations and related services that enhance, protect and increase the brand value of its customers around the world.

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06/20/2017
Henkel and PSA tackle production issues with internet-connected ‘smart’ glasses 

Düsseldorf, Germany – Henkel and, automobile giant PSA, have worked together on an innovative form of remote assistance. For the first time Henkel experts are enabled to quickly and accurately diagnose problems anywhere in any PSA production operation, without having to step outside their own office.

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05/31/2017
Henkel partners with Fiat Chrysler to save weight and improve process and material performance 

Düsseldorf, Germany – Henkel and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) are set to discuss their close cooperation in the development of ground-breaking new treatment processes applied to the latest version of the Alfa Romeo Giulia.

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05/19/2017
Loctite Universal Structural Bonders Create Limitless Possibilities for Design and Assembly 

Düsseldorf — Henkel has introduced Loctite HY 4090 and Loctite HY 4080 GY Universal Structural Bonders, innovative adhesives powered by a patented Hybrid technology that combines the most critical attributes of structural and instant adhesives – bond strength, speed and durability.

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05/19/2017
New Loctite Universal Structural Bonders Create Limitless Opportunities for Industrial Maintenance and Repair 

Düsseldorf – Henkel has introduced Loctite Universal Structural Bonders, innovative adhesives powered by a patented Hybrid technology that combines the most critical attributes of structural, instant and epoxy adhesives – bond strength, speed and durability.

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05/18/2017
Safety, fuel efficiency and faster production 

Düsseldorf – Henkel offers a wide range of products and solutions for the aerospace industry. Together with our customers, our experts develop groundbreaking innovations and customized products that generate competitive advantages and create sustainable value for an industry which expects high growth rates in the upcoming years.

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05/18/2017
Setting New Benchmark: Henkel Helps SAIC-GM Make New Technological Breakthrough 

Düsseldorf, Germany – Henkel Asia-Pacific announced that its automotive team had used Bonderite M-NT 1820 surface pretreatment technology to help SAIC General Motors Corporation Limited (known as SAIC-GM, a joint venture between General Motors Company and SAIC Motor)  upgrade its car coating line.

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05/05/2017
Henkel Leverages Large Presence at PCIM Europe and SMT Hybrid Packaging Events to Highlight Advanced Thermal Management Materials, PCB Protection and Solder Materials 

Düsseldorf, Germany – This month, Henkel will exhibit at both PCIM Europe (PCIM) and SMT Hybrid Packaging (SMT), which are co-located events set to take place over May 16 -18 in Nuremberg, Germany. 

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05/05/2017
New solutions for excellent results in digital printing for flexible laminates 

Düsseldorf – Individualization and personalization of packaging is a progressive trend with a strong impact also on flexible laminate solutions. This development brings with it an increased industry interest in digital printing technologies: They are ideal for individually designed packages and smaller job sizes.

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05/02/2017
Continuing the success story 

Appearing in Hall 27, Stand B40 at this year’s LIGNA from May 22 through 26 in Hannover, Henkel represented by its business unit Engineered Wood (formerly Purbond) will be showcasing its entire portfolio of adhesives and bonding systems for the manufacture of load-bearing laminated timber under the Loctite Purbond brand.

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04/28/2017
Printed Electronics Innovations Provide Streamlined Functionality for Medical, Automotive, Consumer Products 
Düsseldorf, Germany – Building on momentum from the recent European debut of several new technologies, Henkel Adhesive Technologies’ electronics group will share details of these breakthrough materials with IDTechEx delegates during the May 10 – 11 exhibition in Berlin, Germany. 

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04/26/2017
Henkel's innovation engine hits full speed 

Hannover – Henkel has a long history as a trusted partner to the furniture industry worldwide when it comes to new products and technological advances with innovative adhesive Systems.

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04/25/2017
Mastering food safety in adhesives for packaging and labels 

Protecting brands and consumers is at the heart of Henkel’s packaging adhesives business. With its Food Safe Packaging Initiative, Henkel takes a closer look at adhesive-related aspects of food packaging.

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03/23/2017
Henkel’s Beauty Care business unit achieves zero label liner waste with UPM Raflatac’s RafCycle® 
Henkel’s Beauty Care business unit, which markets brands such as Schwarzkopf, has reduced its label liner waste to zero in a unique partnership with UPM Raflatac.

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03/21/2017
Henkel to Showcase Material Sets for Smart Health Patches and In-Mold Electronics at LOPEC 2017 

Düsseldorf, Germany – From Hall B0, Booth 401 at the upcoming LOPEC printed electronics show, Henkel Adhesive Electronics group  will showcase some of the industry’s most impressive innovations in comprehensive material sets for printed electronics applications.

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03/03/2017
BONDERITE M-PP: a simple and robust painting process for radiators 

Henkel’s innovative BONDERITE M-PP coating process provides a simple and economical alternative to electrocoating. Already established in the agricultural, construction and paint sub-contractor markets, the technology is now also showing its ability to deliver outstanding performance in the domestic radiator market

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02/13/2017
Let's stick together! 

Did you know that exchanging hand-made cards to express one's feelings started around the 18th century?

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02/07/2017
Building chances in Brazil with two new schools 

Düsseldorf – 240 children, two schools, plenty of opportunities: Pritt and Plan International have been jointly working together to change the lives of schoolchildren in the rural area of Codó in Brazil.

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01/26/2017
Henkel Adhesive Technologies widely awarded 

Düsseldorf – General Motors, Jaguar Land Rover and Yuhan-Kimberly, among other multinational industrial manufacturers publicly recognized last year Henkel’s excellence in quality, sustainability and innovation.

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