Manufactures home and personal care and adhesive products
Henkel AG & Co. KGaA engages in the manufacture and distribution of home and beauty care products and provides adhesive solutions.
It operates through the following segments: Laundry and Home Care; Beauty Care; Adhesives for Consumers, Craftsmen and Building; and Industrial Adhesives.
The Laundry and Home Care includes specialty detergents, fabric softeners, laundry performance enhancers, and laundry care products; and hand and automatic dishwashing products, cleaners for bathroom and water cleaning applications and household, glass and specialty cleaners.
The Beauty Care segment involves hair care, hair colorants, hair styling, body care, skin care, and oral care, and hair salon.
The Adhesives for Consumers, Craftsmen, and Building segment markets brand name products namely Loctite, Pritt, Pattex and Ceresit, for private users, craftsmen, and the construction industry.
The Industrial Adhesives segment includes packaging and consumer goods adhesives, transport and metal, general industry, and electronics.
The company was founded by Fritz Henkel on September 26, 1876 and is headquartered in Düsseldorf, Germany.