Profile: HB Fuller Co (FUL)
17 Nov 2017
H.B. Fuller Company, incorporated on December 16, 1915, is a formulator, manufacturer and marketer of adhesives, sealants and other specialty chemical products. The Company operates through five segments: Americas Adhesives, Europe, India, Middle East and Africa (EIMEA), Asia Pacific, Construction Products and Engineering Adhesives. The Americas Adhesives, EIMEA and Asia Pacific operating segments produce and supply industrial adhesives products for applications in various markets, including durable assembly (appliances and filters), packaging (food and beverage containers, flexible packaging, consumer goods, package integrity and re-enforcement and durable and non-durable goods), converting (corrugation, folding carton, tape and label, paper converting, envelopes, books, multi-wall bags, sacks, and tissue and towel), nonwoven and hygiene (disposable diapers, feminine care and medical garments), performance wood (windows, doors and wood flooring) and textile (footwear and sportswear).
The Americas Adhesives, EIMEA and Asia Pacific operating segments include a range of specialty adhesives, such as thermoplastic, thermoset, reactive, water-based and solvent-based products. The Construction Products operating segment includes products used for tile setting (adhesives, grouts, mortars, sealers and levelers) and heating, ventilation and air conditioning and insulation applications (duct sealants, weather barriers and fungicidal coatings and block fillers). The Construction Products operating segment also includes caulks and sealants for the consumer market and professional trade, sold through retailers, primarily in Australia. The Engineering Adhesives operating segment produces and supplies industrial adhesives to the transportation, electronics, medical, clean energy, appliance and heavy machinery markets. As of December 3, 2016, its sales operations spanned 38 countries in North America, Europe, Latin America, the Asia Pacific region, India, the Middle East and Africa.
HB Fuller Co
1200 Willow Lake Blvd
SAINT PAUL MN 55110-5146
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- BRIEF-HB Fuller Co entered into term loan credit agreement on Oct. 20
- BRIEF-H.B. Fuller appoints Ruth Kimmelshue to board of directors
- BRIEF-HB Fuller expects to amend credit facility to permit Royal Adhesives & Sealants deal
- BRIEF-H.B. Fuller reports third quarter 2017 results
- H.B. Fuller to buy Royal Adhesives & Sealants for $1.58 billion