Nordson Corporation is a multinational corporation that designs and manufactures dispensing equipment for consumer and industrial adhesives, sealants and coatings. The Company's segments include Adhesive Dispensing Systems, Advanced Technology Systems, and Industrial Coating Systems.

The Adhesive Dispensing Systems segment delivers its precision dispensing and processing technology to various markets. The Advanced Technology Systems segment integrates its product technologies found in progressive stages of a customer's production process, such as surface treatment, precisely controlled automated, and post-dispense bond testing, optical inspection and X-ray inspection. The Industrial Coating Systems segment provides equipment used primarily for applying coatings, paint, finishes, sealants and other materials, and for curing and drying of dispensed material.

Westlake, US
Size (employees)
7,532 (est)+23%
Nordson Corporation was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Westlake, US
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Key People/Management at Nordson Corporation

Michael Hilton

Michael Hilton

President and Chief Executive Officer
Stephen Lovass

Stephen Lovass

Vice President
Jeffrey Pembroke

Jeffrey Pembroke

Vice President
Joe Stockunas

Joe Stockunas

Vice President
Gregory Merk

Gregory Merk

Senior Vice President
Shelly Peet

Shelly Peet

Vice President, Human Resources
Gina Beredo

Gina Beredo

Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
John Keane

John Keane

Senior Vice President
James DeVries

James DeVries

Vice President, Global Continuous Improvement
Gregory Thaxton

Gregory Thaxton

Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Nordson Corporation Office Locations

Nordson Corporation has an office in Westlake, Minsk, Maastricht, Plovdiv and in 49 other locations
Westlake, US (HQ)
28601 Clemens Rd
Caballito, AR
433 José Bonifacio
Bella Vista, AU
11 6 Meridian Pl
Wien, AT
13-15 Untere Donaustraße
Minsk, BY
9 vulica Hvardziejskaja
Plovdiv, BG
6 ul. "Rogoshko shose"
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Nordson Corporation Financials and Metrics

Nordson Corporation Financials

Nordson Corporation's revenue was reported to be $2.07 b in FY, 2017 which is a 14.3% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (Q1, 2018)

550.4 m

Gross profit (Q1, 2018)

301 m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2018), %


Net income (Q1, 2018)

104.6 m

EBIT (Q1, 2018)

117.7 m

Market capitalization (5-Mar-2018)

8.2 b

Cash (2-Mar-2018)

132.8 m


9.7 b
Nordson Corporation's current market capitalization is $8.2 b.
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


1.7 b1.8 b2.1 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

774.7 m815.5 m928 m

Gross profit

914 m993.5 m1.1 b
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


50.3 m67.2 m90.4 m

Accounts Receivable

389.6 m428.6 m505.1 m

Prepaid Expenses

21.2 m29.4 m28.6 m


225.7 m220.4 m264.3 m
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018


40.9 m51.5 m61 m60.7 m47.9 m60.3 m87.7 m88.4 m110.7 m132.8 m

Accounts Receivable

348.3 m316.1 m375.8 m343.9 m382.8 m412.6 m358.4 m428.7 m498.8 m

Prepaid Expenses

26.4 m25.9 m25.9 m26.9 m27.1 m31.7 m32.7 m35.9 m34.9 m


212.6 m239.4 m228.8 m224.8 m240.6 m239.6 m241.3 m275.8 m275.7 m
USDFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

211.1 m271.8 m295.8 m

Depreciation and Amortization

65.2 m70.3 m90.9 m


(14.2 m)1.8 m(19.7 m)

Accounts Payable

(1.3 m)7.3 m4.8 m
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018

Net Income

42.9 m92.1 m161.5 m41.2 m111.8 m196 m50 m114.5 m216 m104.6 m

Depreciation and Amortization

16 m32.2 m49.1 m17.2 m35.2 m52.8 m18.5 m39.4 m65.4 m26.3 m

Cash From Operating Activities

25.9 m117.4 m167.3 m48.5 m126.9 m194.7 m78 m139.4 m216.2 m109.3 m

Purchases of PP&E

(16.8 m)(36.2 m)(48.9 m)(11.1 m)(25.5 m)(45.5 m)(10.1 m)(27 m)(49.3 m)(16.7 m)
USDY, 2018


82 x


88.3 x


73.1 k

Financial Leverage

2.7 x
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Nordson Corporation Operating Metrics

Nordson Corporation's Backlog was reported to be $402m in FY, 2017.
FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


$229 m$274 m$402 m

Patents (US)

544 541 597

Patents (foreign)

1.25 k1.21 k1.41 k

Patents Pending (US)

231 212 218
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Nordson Corporation Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Nordson Norge A/S
Dosage 2000 S.A.R.L
Chartview Investments Limited
Vention Medical Israel Ltd.
Nordson European Holdings Luxembourg S.à r.l.
Nordson SA (Pty) Limited
Nordson Advanced Technology LLC (Taiwan Branch)
Representative Office of Nordson S.E. Asia (Pte.) Limited in Ho Chi Minh City
Nordson DAGE, Inc.
LinkTech Quick Couplings, Inc.
Avalon Laboratories, LLC
Vention Medical Design and Development, Inc.
Nordson Pacific, Inc.
Realty Land Conservancy III LLC
Nordson do Brasil Industria e Comercio Ltda.
PDMC Branch Company of Nordson (China) Ltd.
Nordson Holdings S.à r.l. & Co. KG
Nordson SELECT GmbH
Macaria Limited
CardioNiti Ltd.
Nordson Xaloy Italia S.r.l.
Nordson Luxembourg S.à r.l.
Nordson Benelux B.V.
Nordson Advanced Technology (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. fka Dage (SEASIA) Pte. Ltd
Nordson AB
Minority Kingdom Investment Limited
Xaloy Extrusion LLC dba Nordson Xaloy Incorporated
Vention Medical Advanced Components (TN) LLC
Dage Trading (Suzhou) Co. Ltd.
Nordson Deutschland GmbH
Nordson PPS GmbH fka Nordson Kreyenborg GmbH
Nordson Advanced Technology (Japan) K.K. fka Dage Japan Co., Ltd.
Nordson MARCH, Inc
New Castle Industries, Inc. dba Nordson Xaloy Incorporated
EFD International, Inc.
EDI Holdings, Inc.
Nordson Osterreich GmbH
Nordson PPS (Shanghai) Co. Ltd. fka Nordson Extrusion Dies Industries (Shanghai) Co. Ltd.
Nordson France S.A.S.
Nordson Engineering GmbH
Nordson B.V.
Nordson Advanced Technology International Pte. Ltd.
Nordson (U.K.) Limited
YDX Limited 2010 fka Nordson London Limited
Majority Kingdom Investment Limited
Nordson YESTECH, Inc.
Value Plastics, Inc.
VP Acquisition Holding, Inc.
Nordson Xaloy Incorporated
Nordson Extrusion Dies Industries, LLC
Avalon Laboratories Holding Corp.
Vention Medical Holdings, Inc.
Nordson U.S. Trading Company
Nordson Benelux S.A./N.V.
Nordson Canada Limited
Dage Test Systems (Suzhou) Co. Ltd.
Nordson Xaloy Europe GmbH
Nordson BKG GmbH
Matrix Technologies GmbH
Nordson Advanced Technology (Hong Kong) Ltd.
Nordson S.E. Asia (Pte.) Limited, Indonesia Representative Office
Vention Medical Ireland Limited
Nordson K.K.
Nordson Xaloy K.K.
Nordson S.à r.l.
Nordson (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.
Nordson New Zealand
Nordson S.E. Asia (Pte.) Ltd.
Nordson Xaloy Asia (Thailand) Ltd.
Dage Pension Trustees Limited
Nordson ASYMTEK, Inc.
Nordson SELECT, Inc.
Xaloy Superior Holdings, Inc.
Vention Medical Advanced Components, Inc.
Nordson Medical Corporation
Nordson Australia Pty. Limited
Dage Deutschland GmbH
Nordson Germania Ltd. & Co. KG
Nordson Asia Pacific, Ltd.
SafePass Vascular Ltd.
Nordson Portugal Equipamento Industrial, Lda.
Matrix Inspection Systems, Pte. Ltd.
Nordson (Schweiz) A.G.
Dage Holdings Limited
Vention Medical Acquisition Co.
J and M Laboratories, Inc.
Vention Medical Advanced Components (MN) LLC
Nordson England L.L.C.
Spirex Corporation dba Nordson Xaloy Incorporated
Nordson Advanced Technology LLC
Nordson Pacific, Inc. Australian Representative Office
Nordson (Shanghai) Business Consulting Co., Ltd.
Nordson PPS (Shanghai) Representative Office
Nordson CS, spol.s.r.o.
Ligonia Limited
Vention Medical Israel Advanced Components, Inc.
Great Aspirations Ltd.
MedKardia Ltd.
Nordson Italia S.p.A.
Nordson de Mexico, S.A. de C.V.
Nordson Polska Sp.z.o.o.
Nordson Russia Limited Liability Company
Primount Singapore Pte. Ltd.
Nordson Korea
Dage Precision Industries Limited
Nordson International de Venezuela, CA
Plas-Pak Industries, Inc.
Micromedics, Inc.
Nordson Atlantic LLC
Nordson Xaloy Incorporated
Nordson (China) Co., Ltd.
Nordson China Business Trust
Nordson Andina Limitada
Nordson Finland Oy
Nordson India Private Limited
Score It Ltd.
Nordson Dima B.V. fka Dima Group B.V.
Nordson Iberica, S.A.
Primount LLP
Xaloy Holdings, Inc.
Nordson EFD LLC
Suzhou Nordson Electronics Equipment., Co., Ltd. fka
Matrix (Suzhou) Trading Co., Ltd.
Nordson Danmark A/S
Sonoscan, Inc. January 04, 2018
Vention Medical February 20, 2017$705 m
InterSelect February 16, 2017
Plas-Pak Industries February 02, 2017
LinkTech Quick Couplings September 01, 2016
ACE Production Technologies January 06, 2016
MatriX Technologies GmbH September 04, 2015$53 m
WAFO Schnecken und Zylinder August 03, 2015$7 m
Liquidyn June 15, 2015$14 m
DIMA Group September 02, 2014$6 m
Avalon Laboratories August 05, 2014$180 m
Nellcor Puritan Bennett Mexico - Assets September 27, 2013
BKG Bruckmann & Kreyenborg Granuliertechnik July 18, 2013
Kreyenborg July 18, 2013
Kodama Chemical Industry - Assets November 08, 2012
Sealant Equipment & Engineering August 01, 2012
Xaloy Superior Holdings June 04, 2012$200 m
EDI Holdings May 21, 2012$200 m
Value Plastics July 20, 2011
Constructiewerkhuizen G. Verbruggen June 27, 2011
Micromedics October 05, 2010
GLT January 05, 2010
Wachter Paul & Co October 06, 2008
MLT Application Systems August 05, 2008
TAH Industries August 23, 2007$45 m
YESTech May 09, 2007
PICO Dosiertechnik May 09, 2007
Dage Holdings November 21, 2006
H.P. Solutions March 01, 2005$567 m
W. Puffe Technologie April 02, 2004
EFD, Inc. February 01, 2002$1 m
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