News Archive

Catching up with raw material supplier H.B. Fuller: Melanie Ott on looking at the adhesive tape value chain in its truest form
You may recognise Melanie Ott as the clever master of ceremonies along with strategist Bert van Loon at Afera’s most recent Conferences in Athens and Lisbon.
VITO Irmen appoints new sales manager
Orafol has taken on a new national strategic relationship manager, with Daniela Mastroieni stepping into the role.
Orafol hires Mastroieni for new role
Orafol has taken on a new national strategic relationship manager, with Daniela Mastroieni stepping into the role.
3M forecast 2020 profit below estimates on weak Asia demand
U.S. industrial giant 3M Co. forecast 2020 profit below expectations as it faces sluggish demand in Asia, its largest market outside the United States.
Which Of 3M's 26 business lines makes the most money?
3M’s revenues were $32.8 billion in 2018, and the single largest of its 26 business lines is its adhesives and tapes business.
BASF invests in expansion of polyurethane dispersion business in Europe by 30%
BASF announced a single-digit million-euro investment in the capacity expansion of water-based polyurethane dispersions at its Castellbisbal site in Spain.
Evonik partners with Safic-Alcan Hellas to distribute raw materials in Greece
Safic-Alcan Hellas, a subsidiary of the SaficAlcan Group, has announced a new distribution partnership with Evonik in Greece for the following brands and industries.
Sika Silicone Adhesive receives USGlass 2019 Readers’ Choice Award
According to Sika, the product offers excellent adhesion to a wide range of substrates that are widely used in structural glazing applications.