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Sika AG to Meet with Investors over Saint-Gobain Deal

Swiss specialty chemical company Sika AG has announced it will hold an investor meeting to discuss Saint-Gobain’s (SGO) move to seek a controlling interest in the company. Schenker Winkler Holding AG, which is owned by the Burkard family and holds … Continue reading

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USGlass Readers’ Choice Awards

This special section highlights products from USGlass magazine’s Annual Readers Choice Awards, which are selected by you: our readers. The results stem from a survey that included all of the products from the USGlass Showcase section, Annual New Products Guide, … Continue reading

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Schenker Winkler Holding Looks to Remove Three Sika Board Members

Schenker Winkler Holding AG, which is owned by the family that controls Sika AG, has requested the Swiss specialty chemical company hold an extraordinary general meeting and proposes to remove Dr. Paul Hälg, Monika Ribar and Daniel Sauter as current … Continue reading

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Saint-Gobain Seeks Controlling Interest in Sika

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French conglomerate Saint-Gobain plans to acquire a controlling interest in Swiss chemical company Sika AG, which specializes in the development and production of systems and products for bonding, sealing, damping, reinforcing and protecting in the building sector and automotive industry. However, … Continue reading

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Sika Promotes Russell Livermore III

Sika Industry announced the promotion of Russell Livermore III to vice president, marketing industry target market USA. He will report to Dan Hilliard, senior vice president, industry target market USA. Livermore joined Sika Corporation in June 2004 as senior marketing … Continue reading

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Sika Sees Sales Climb 11.7 Percent

Sika reported sales growth of 11.7 percent in the third quarter. For the first nine months of the business year, sales increased by 15.8 percent. All regions contributed to the sales growth, according to officials. North America posted an 8.5-percent … Continue reading

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Sika Appoints Julie Griffin as Customer Service Representative

Sika Industry Target Market USA appointed Juile Griffin as a customer service representative, reporting to Monica Gapczynski, customer service manager. Griffin previously worked for Sika’s customer service department from 1994-98 servicing the aftermarket and marine customer groups. Most recently, Griffin … Continue reading

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Sika Sees 31-Percent Increase in Net Profit

Switzerland-based Sika Corp. has reported a 31-percent increase in its net profit for 2012, with sales up 5.8 percent. The company’s profit was at $301 million U.S. dollars (281 million Swiss Francs) for the year, according to its 2012 financial … Continue reading

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Sika Attributes 5.8 Percent Increase in Sales to Global Strength

Sika Corp. has announced its annual sales for 2012 increased 5.8 percent to CHF 4.82 billion (5.22 billion USD). The company attributes this growth to a strong global presence which it says “enabled the company to offset fall-offs in demand … Continue reading

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