Henkel operates worldwide with leading brands and technologies in three business areas: Laundry & Home Care, Cosmetics/Toiletries 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, headquartered in Düsseldorf / Germany, has about 50,000 creative, competent people with entrepreneurial spirit.
Henkel started its business in Middle East and Africa in South Africa in 1964. Since then has been growing constantly. Today close to 5,500 employees work in Henkel Middle East and Africa where business operations are in the following countries: Egypt, Turkey, Tunisia, Algeria, Syria, Jordan, Israel, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, GCC (The Gulf Area), Kenya, and South Africa.
Brands & Solutions
Everyday, millions of customers and consumers around the world restate their trust in our Brands and Solutions.
For consumers around the world, our brand names have become an integral part of their daily lives. In the markets of relevance to us, our Laundry & Home Care business sector enjoys leading positions on a worldwide scale.
Our cosmetic products are available worldwide. Schwarzkopf & Henkel stands for brand-name products in the fields of hair colorants, hair styling hair care and form, toiletries, skin care, oral hygiene and fragrances. Schwarzkopf Professional is among the world’s four leading suppliers of hair salon products.
Henkel is the world market leader in adhesives, sealants and surface treatments for consumers, craftsmen and industrial applications. We offers a multitude of applications to satisfy the needs of different target groups – consumers as well as craftsmen and industrial businesses.
Henkel operates in a wide variety of countries and cultures. Our corporate culture and our Vision and Values help unite our diverse workforce and provide standards for how we conduct our business.
Innovations – Our future
Our vision at Henkel is to be a global leader with our brands and technologies. Innovations are the basis for successfully turning this vision into reality. They assure our future viability and our capacity to adjust proactively in a world where change is constant.
Sustainability / CSR at Henkel
Sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR) are part of our DNA. Through our brands and technologies, and as an employer, we work to meet the needs of people today without compromising the development opportunities of future generations. This principle applies to all our operations and throughout our entire value chain.