Honoring veterans for their sacrifices as they protect the nation
ROCKY HILL, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In observation of Veterans Day, Henkel Corporation joins the rest of
the nation in honoring military personnel who have served and those who
are currently serving in the U.S. Armed Forces.
“We are thankful for the sacrifices made by our veterans – including
being away from their families – and salute them for the bravery
exhibited as they faced dangers to protect our country,” said Angela
Curley, Head of Diversity at Henkel. “We also want to recognize our
employees who have served and those currently on active duty; we are
truly appreciative of their efforts for the freedoms we enjoy.”
Henkel participates in activities that highlight the importance of
veterans in our society – bringing attention to the efforts that support
re-entry into the civilian workforce after completing their service.
Veterans bring special skillsets to the workforce, and their exposure to
different situations and specialized training further strengthens their
“It is our hope that we can continue to support and further build on
these efforts even more so in the future,” added Curley.
Henkel operates worldwide with leading brands and technologies in three
business areas: Laundry & Home Care, Beauty Care and Adhesive
Technologies. Founded in 1876, Henkel holds globally leading market
positions both in the consumer and industrial businesses with well-known
brands such as Persil, Schwarzkopf and Loctite. Henkel employs almost
50,000 people and reported sales of $20.1 billion and adjusted operating
profit of $3.2 billion in fiscal 2015. Henkel’s preferred shares are
listed in the German stock index DAX.
Henkel in North America
Henkel markets a wide range of well-known consumer and industrial brands
in North America, including Dial® soaps, Purex® laundry detergents,
Right Guard® antiperspirants, got2b® hair gels, and Loctite® adhesives.
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Delker Vardilos, 860-571-5344