Novamelt recently announced it has been acquired by Henkel. Both companies signed an agreement on April 14. Novamelt announced that Henkel, as a stock listed company with a majority of voting shares still owned by family members, will present a reliable future-oriented succession for its customers and employees.
Novamelt has production locations in Wehr, Germany, and North Carolina. In 2014, the company reported a turnover of approximately €50 million (~ $54 million). It employs 100 people.