RPM Acquires Coatings Company

September 11, 2012
RPM International Inc. recently announced it has acquired Kirker Enterprises Inc., a leading manufacturer of nail care enamels, coatings components and related products.
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3M and Avery Dennison to Explore Options Following DOJ Announcement

September 6, 2012
3M and Avery Dennison Corp. recently issued a statement in response to a news release from the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) regarding 3M’s proposed acquisition of Avery Dennison’s Office and Consumer Products business.
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Henkel Acquires Cytec PSA Product Line

August 14, 2012
Henkel recently announced it has acquired the high-performance pressure-sensitive adhesives (PSAs) product range from Cytec Industries Inc.
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H.B. Fuller Completes Sale of Central America Paints Segment

August 13, 2012
H.B. Fuller Co. recently announced it has completed the sale of its Central America Paints business to Compania Global de Pinturas S.A., a company of Grupo Mundial, for $120 million.
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Nordson Acquires Sealant Equipment & Engineering

August 8, 2012
Nordson Corp. recently announced it has acquired Sealant Equipment & Engineering Inc., a manufacturer of meter, mix, and dispense equipment and valves.
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AkzoNobel to Sell its ICI Pakistan Shares

August 8, 2012
AkzoNobel recently announced it has reached an agreement to sell its 75.81% shareholding in ICI Pakistan Ltd. to the Yunus Brothers Group for $152.5 million.
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Clariant to Acquire Remaining Shares of Süd-Chemie Alvigo Catalysts

August 2, 2012
Clariant recently announced it has signed an agreement to acquire the remaining 40% share of a joint venture between the holding company Alvigo AS, based in Tallin/Estonia, and Süd-Chemie AG, in the meantime acquired by Clariant AG.
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Mondi to Acquire Nordenia Shares

July 24, 2012
Mondi Group, an international paper and packaging company, has agreed to acquire 93.4% of the outstanding share capital of Nordenia International AG.
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Bostik Acquires Brazilian Adhesives Manufacturer

July 23, 2012
Bostik recently announced it has acquired Usina Fortaleza, a manufacturer of tiling adhesives for the construction industry in Brazil.
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Ward Adhesives, Applied Products Complete Merger

July 20, 2012
Applied Products and Ward Adhesives are both distributors of specialty adhesives and technology for the packaging, industrial, and printing industries.
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