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Henkel is a company that engages in laundry and home care, beauty care, and adhesive technology businesses worldwide. The Company operates through three segments. The Laundry and Home Care segment offers heavy-duty and specialty detergents, fabric softeners, laundry performance enhancers, laundry care products, dishwashing products, cleaners for bathroom and WC applications, etc. The Beauty Care segment offers hair cosmetics, products for body, skin, and oral care, and products for the professional hair salon business. The Adhesive Technologies segment provides industrial and specialty adhesives, sealants, and functional coatings.

HQDüsseldorf, DE
Employee Ratings4

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)53,700
Job Openings788
Revenue (FY, 2017)€20 B(+12%)
Share Price (Oct 2017)€120.6

Key People/Management at Henkel

Hans Van Bylen

Hans Van Bylen

Carsten Knobel

Carsten Knobel

Executive Vice President Finance (Chief Financial Officer) Purchasing & Integrated Business Solutions
Kathrin Menges

Kathrin Menges

Executive Vice President Human Resources and Infrastructure Services
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Henkel Office Locations

Henkel has offices in Düsseldorf, Bopfingen, Garching bei München, Hannover and in 125 other locations
Düsseldorf, DE (HQ)
67 Henkelstraße
Bopfingen, DE
7-9 Kirchheimer Str.
Garching bei München, DE
Gutenbergstraße 3
Hannover, DE
1 Sichelstraße
Heidelberg, DE
57 Henkel-Teroson-Straße
Herborn, DE
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Henkel Financials and Metrics

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Henkel's revenue was reported to be €20.03 b in FY, 2017

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Henkel's current market capitalization is €52.4 b.
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Henkel Revenue Breakdown

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Henkel revenue breakdown by business segment: 33.2% from Laundry & Home Care, 19.3% from Beauty Care, 46.9% from Adhesive Technologies and 0.6% from Other

Henkel revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 25.9% from North America, 5.7% from Latin America, 14.6% from Eastern Europe, 30.3% from Western Europe, 6.5% from Africa / Middle East and 16.9% from Asia-Pacific

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Henkel News and Updates

Structural Adhesive Market Set to Cross $29 Billion by 2025 - Leading Players are 3M Company, DOW, Sika, Henkel, and Ashland

DUBLIN, Dec. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Structural Adhesive Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report; By Product (Urethanes, Acrylic, Epoxy); By Technology; By Application; By Region, And Segment Forecasts, 2019 - 2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The...

World Polyurethane (PU) Adhesives Market Analysis, 2019-2024 Featuring Profiles of Key Players Henkel, H.B. Fuller Company, 3M Company, Arkema, and Sika

DUBLIN, Dec. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Polyurethane Adhesives Market by Resin Type (Thermoset & Thermoplastic), Technology (Solvent-borne, 100% solids, Dispersion), End-use Industry (Automotive, Construction, Packaging, Footwear, Industrial, and Furniture), Region - Global Forecast to...

Unilever, Henkel and buyout funds eye bids for Coty's $7 billion beauty brands, sources say

Consumer goods giants Unilever and Henkel and a series of buyout funds including Advent and Cinven are talking to U.S. cosmetics maker Coty to submit bids for some of its most popular beauty brands.

Global Glues Market Report 2019 Top Key Players- 3M, H.B. Fuller, Henkel, The Dow Chemical and more...

A new market study, titled “Global Glues Market Professional Survey Report 2019”, has been featured on WiseGuyReports. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Henkel Drops as Outlook Dims on Auto Slump, Slower China Sales

Henkel Cuts 2019 Guidance as Quarterly Profit Misses Estimates

BASF, Siemens, Henkel, Roche target of cyber attacks

German blue-chip companies BASF, Siemens, Henkel along with a host of others said on Wednesday they had been victims of cyber attacks, confirming a German media report which said the likely culprit was a state-backed Chinese group.
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Henkel Blogs

Henkel announces outlook for fiscal year 2020

2019 overall in line with market expectations and guidance

Henkel opens new Technical Center for adhesive solutions in Vietnam

Henkel as a global leader in adhesives, sealants and functional coatings has opened its new ‘Henkel Adhesives Technical Center’ in the east of Hanoi, Vietnam. Located close to leading consumer electronics and semiconductor companies, the high-tech facility will enable close and inspiring collaborati…

New Henkel solutions enable greater cost-efficiency and sustainability in aluminum anodizing

Henkel’s pipeline of innovations for the aluminum industry does not stop short when it comes to anodizing, one of the most established technologies of aluminum processing. In complementing its latest developments for optimizing the conversion coating of aluminum products, the company also offers imp…
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Henkel Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Henkel founded?

    Henkel was founded in 1876.

  • Who are Henkel key executives?

    Henkel's key executives are Hans Van Bylen, Carsten Knobel and Kathrin Menges.

  • How many employees does Henkel have?

    Henkel has 53,700 employees.

  • What is Henkel revenue?

    Latest Henkel annual revenue is €20 b.

  • What is Henkel revenue per employee?

    Latest Henkel revenue per employee is €373 k.

  • Who are Henkel competitors?

    Competitors of Henkel include Reckitt Benckiser, Procter & Gamble and Johnson & Johnson.

  • Where is Henkel headquarters?

    Henkel headquarters is located at 67 Henkelstraße, Düsseldorf.

  • Where are Henkel offices?

    Henkel has offices in Düsseldorf, Bopfingen, Garching bei München, Hannover and in 125 other locations.

  • How many offices does Henkel have?

    Henkel has 135 offices.