Henkel names new CEO

Carsten Knobel has been appointed as Henkel CEO effective January 1, 2020. He will succeed Hans Van Bylen. Knobel joined Henkel in 1995 and has been on the Management Board since 2012, responsible for Finance, Purchasing and Integrated Business Solutions. “After about 35 years with Henkel, I have decided that with the expiration of my […]

Henkel, RLE International build strategic alliance

Henkel and RLE International 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. This joint approach to market will grant customers access to a unique global combination of long-term engineering know-how and best-in-class material science which will enable […]

Adhesive and Thermal Solutions from Henkel for e-Mobility

Henkel has launched advanced automotive materials for e-mobility applications, including thermal control and novel adhesive solutions for the battery system and vehicle body. The power storage system requires advanced materials to effectively control the heat generated during operation and to keep external pollutants from contaminating the internal battery structure. Henkel’s award-winning BERGQUIST brand thermal interface […]

Henkel Corporation, North America, Acquires Magna-Tech Manufacturing

Henkel Corporation, the U.S. subsidiary of Henkel AG & Co. KGaA of Germany, today announced the acquisition of Magna-Tech Manufacturing, headquartered inMuncie, Indiana. Magna-Tech Manufacturing is the North American market leader in vacuum impregnation services, with a focus on process center capabilities. Magna-Tech will function as a subsidiary of Henkel Corporation, operating as part of […]