Adhesives Magazine

Nordson Acquires German Manufacturer Of Adhesive Dispensing Systems

March 14, 2005
Nordson Corp. recently announced an agreement with the Baumer Group to purchase hhs Leimauftrags-Systeme GmbH ("hhs"), a manufacturer of cold glue and hot-melt adhesive dispensing technologies and quality control monitoring systems for the print finishing, paper and paperboard converting, and wood assembly industries. The acquisition is subject to review by the German Federal Cartel Office. Terms of the purchase were not disclosed. Headquartered in Krefeld, Germany, hhs employs more than 100 people and has annual revenue of $32 million.