• H.B. Fuller Names Hilado to its Board of Directors

    August 20, 2013
    H.B. Fuller Company elected Maria Teresa Hilado as an independent member to its board of directors, effective October 1, 2013. Hilado's position expands the board to nine directors, eight of whom are independent.  Hilado is currently senior…

  • IMCD Acquires Paceco Industrial Supplies in Singapore

    August 20, 2013
    IMCD Group B.V.  has acquired Singapore-based Paceco Industrial Supplies Pte. Ltd., a distributor of engineering and speciality plastics. Established in 1985, the company is active in Singapore, China and Malaysia and currently employs 28 staff…

  • Sun Chemical to Introduce Pigment Technology for Coatings at ABRAFATI 2013

    August 20, 2013
    Visitors attending ABRAFATI 2013 will be introduced to a broad range of dispersions, high performance, metallic and special effect pigments from Sun Chemical Performance Pigments that can meet sustainability needs, maintain high color strength, and g…

  • Ashland Inc. Announces Price Increase for Global Coatings Hydroxyethylcellulose (HEC)

    August 20, 2013
    Ashland Specialty Ingredients, a commercial unit of Ashland Inc. (NYSE: ASH), today announced plans to increase the price of its global coatings hydroxyethylcellulose (HEC) by 6 percent. The increase is effective September 1, 2013, or as contracts al…

  • Sika Announces Personnel Appoitments

    August 19, 2013
    Sika Automotive Division USA has appointed Surry Fry program manager for the Automotive Engineering Group, reporting to Ray Helferty, engineering manager. Fry will be responsible for managing all program activities related to product launch efforts a…

  • Sherwin-Williams Celebrates America’s Everlasting Love Of Color

    August 19, 2013
    The role of color in our lives has evolved throughout history. As times and styles have changed, one thing remains steadfast: Americans are in love with color when it comes to their homes. Whether expressing passion with vibrant reds, keeping cool wi…

  • Henkel Sponsors "Best Use of Adhesives Award"

    Henkel Sponsors "Best Use of Adhesives Award"

    August 19, 2013
    115 teams of students in the field of engineering from all over the world recently competed against each other at the Hockenheimring in the course of the Formula Student Germany. Present during the race as the main sponsor was Henkel, supporting the…

  • Henkel Reports Second Quarter Results

    August 19, 2013
    Despite the continued challenging market environment, Henkel delivered a strong second quarter, according to the company. "We significantly increased both sales and earnings with all our three business sectors contributing. Our adjusted return o…

  • Sika Automotive Division Appoints Program Manager

    August 19, 2013
    Sika Automotive Division USA has appointed Surry Fry program manager for the Automotive Engineering Group, reporting to Ray Helferty, engineering manager. Fry will be responsible for managing all program activities related to product launch efforts a…

  • Asian Paints Completes Acquisition of Sleek Group

    August 19, 2013
    Asian Paints has acquired a 51 percent stake in Sleek Group, a kitchen solutions provider. Asian Paints believes the acquisition has a strategic fit both with current business as well as other lines of home improvement businesses that may bet added i…

  • Nippon Paint Introduces Auto Refinish Products

    August 19, 2013
    Nippon Paint Lanka, a subsidiary of Nippon Paint Worldwide, has introduced what it described as world class auto refinish range of products to the Sri Lankan market. The company said the new product is an industry breakthrough as it directly has the…

  • 11th Annual ChinaCoat Conference to be Held Nov. 18-19

    11th Annual ChinaCoat Conference to be Held Nov. 18-19

    August 19, 2013
    The 11th Annual ChinaCoat Conference: Nano and Biotechnology in Coatings and Finishing will be held November 18-19 at the Renaissance Shanghai Pudong Hotel in Shanghai. Keynote Paper—NanoTechnology in Coatings: Realising the Potential Presente…

  • Henkel Sponsors "Best Use of Adhesives Award"

    August 19, 2013
    115 teams of students in the field of engineering from all over the world recently competed against each other at the Hockenheimring in the course of the Formula Student Germany. Present during the race as the main sponsor was Henkel, supporting the…

  • Asian Paints Completes Acquisition of Sleek Group

    August 19, 2013
    Asian Paints has acquired a 51 percent stake in Sleek Group, a kitchen solutions provider. Asian Paints believes the acquisition has a strategic fit both with current business as well as other lines of home improvement businesses that may bet added i…