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3M today reported first-quarter net income up 48.0% year on year (YOY), to $891 million, on sales down 5.0%, to $7.86 billion.
VanDeMark Chemical (Lockport, New York) has been acquired by Comvest Partners (West Palm Beach, Florida) for an undisclosed sum.
Dow says it will close and decommission its Charlotte, North Carolina, manufacturing facility on 31 July.
Henkel Adhesive Technologies (Dusseldorf, Germany) has opened its OEM Application Center in Rocky Hill, Connecticut.
H.B. Fuller today reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $12 million, or 24 cents/share, down 75% year on year (YOY) due to a year-ago gain on US tax reform.
Toyo Ink (Tokyo, Japan) said that it plans to open a sales subsidiary at Casablanca, Morocco, in preparation for a full-scale business launch in the African continent.
Specialty chemical distributor Safic-Alcan (Paris, France) says that its UK subsidiary has acquired 100% of Langley-Smith & Co. (London, United Kingdom).