The 16th Eurocom Worldwide Conference in Dubai attracted a record number of global agency leaders

Member Group Photo Eurocom Worldwide Dubai 2017.
The 16th Eurocom Worldwide Annual Conference held on 17th March 2017 attracted 29 agency leaders from across Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Asia to the global city of Dubai, UAE. This year’s event focused on key issues facing the global PR industry, including the changing role of communicators, digitisation and the growing importance of metrics, and provided a platform for members to further develop relationships and co-operation with partners from around the world.

Belden Offers DataCentre Solutions That Are Faster, Easier, Better

Belden offers DataCentre Solutions that are faster, easier, better. 
(Photos: Belden, PR445)Venlo, The Netherlands - March 23, 2017 - Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, used its presence at Data Centre World 2017 to highlight the benefits of its industry-specific product range.

Let Milliken help you bring your foam mattress to life with a splash of color

Encapsys’ encapsulated PCM provides lasting cooling comfort and has superior thermal performance, prompting the tagline “Experience Personal Comfort Management…with EnFinit.”
(Photo © 2017 Encapsys, all rights reserved, MKPR166)Ghent, Belgium — Deep Color Foam is an important trend, giving mattress manufacturers the opportunity to diversify their product lines and stand apart from the competition. Milliken Chemical has the tools to make Deep Color Foam a reality, and will be showcasing the bright, bold end results at Interzum 2017.

Avery Dennison at FESPA 2017: ‘transforming for you’ with five new product innovations for vehicles and architecture

Avery Dennison at FESPA 2017: ‘transforming for you’ with five new product innovations for vehicles and architecture. (Photos: Avery Dennison, PR353)OEGSTGEEST, the Netherlands — March 22, 2017 — Avery Dennison Graphics Solutions Europe will be revealing five innovative products at FESPA 2017. This year’s stand, in Hall B7, will show the new digital wrapping series, MPI™ 1105, together with a range of other vehicle and architectural solutions. These include 5600 LD Translucent Films, an outdoor High Opacity Film that covers existing graphics, Facade Film for building decoration, and 18 new Supreme Wrapping™ Film colours.

ARLANXEO to increase prices for its Keltan (EPDM) products

ARLANXEOGeleen / Maastricht – ARLANXEO raises its prices for Ethylene propylene diene rubber grades (EPDM) as follows:

SONGWON announces global price increases for its polymer stabilizers

SongwonUlsan, Korea – March 22, 2017 – SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd. today announced price increases up to 10% on its polymer stabilizers.

New Push Grip Wire Connectors from TE Connectivity for Lighting Installations and Residential Wiring Systems

New Push Grip wire connectors from TE Connectivity suit many electrical installations. (Source: TE Connectivity, PR127)
HARRISBURG, PA., USA – March 22, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has introduced the new Push Grip wire connectors for electrical installations. These tool-less, poke-in wire splice connectors provide visual termination of solid and stranded wires in gauges from 22 to 12 AWG (0.5 – 2.5 mm²). The connectors are color-coded according to the number of positions for easy identification, and their compact size enables them to be used in tight spaces. A test slot incorporated into each connector allows for voltage testing.

New Clariant AddWorks® ATR 146 opens door to next-generation durable, low emission automotive interiors

New Clariant AddWorks® ATR 146 opens door to next-generation durable, low emission automotive interiors. (Photo: Clariant)Muttenz, March 22, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, introduces its new heat and light shield to address strengthening OEMs’ requirements in automotive interiors. AddWorks ATR 146 is now setting a new benchmark, aiming to create longer-lasting aesthetics and a healthier environment inside future vehicles due to reduced Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC).

Clariant launches PolyMax® 850 catalyst for more profitable and sustainable fuel upgrading

PolyMax® 850: high-performance and sustainable catalyst for petroleum refineries.<br (Photo: Clariant)Munich, March 21, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, today announced the launch of PolyMax 850, a high-performance, sustainable catalyst for petroleum refineries. The new phosphoric acid catalyst increases polygasoline, nonene and tetramer yields at lower operating temperatures, thus reducing costs and boosting productivity. Compared to previous generations of the PolyMax series, the new catalyst offers an even longer service life, helping to minimize waste in the fuel upgrading process.

Clariant’s shareholders approve all agenda items

Rudolf Wehrli, Chairman of the Board of Directors, opens the 22nd Annual General Meeting of Clariant AG. (Photo: Clariant)
Muttenz, March 20, 2017 – At today’s Annual General Meeting in Basel, the shareholders of Clariant AG, a world leader in specialty chemicals, approved all agenda items and resolutions proposed by the Board of Directors. The meeting was attended by 482 shareholders and shareholder representatives accounting for 178 055 160 shares or around 53.64 % of the share capital of Clariant.

Clariant to be included in SPI® Select Dividend 20 Index

ClariantMuttenz, March 17, 2017 – Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, will be included in the SPI Select Dividend 20 Index basket. The index will be adjusted on 17 March 2017 after closing. The adjustment takes effect on 20 March 2017.

TE Connectivity Introduces LUMAWISE Endurance S Module for Smarter Street Lighting Applications

TE Connectivity introduces LUMAWISE Endurance S Module for smarter street lighting applications. (Source: TE Connectivity, PR111)HARRISBURG, PA., USA – March 16, 2017 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, has introduced a new compact connectivity solution for street lighting with LED light sources. TE´s LUMAWISE Endurance S module consists of a standardized interface between the receptacle and module base or sealing cap. Which uses an integrated single gasket that can accommodate and seal both luminaire and module using the same connection interface for either 40mm or 80mm diameter central management systems.

Archroma celebrates opening of global competence Center for Surface & Coating Technology

Beate Plueckhan, President Region EMEA, at the opening ceremony of Archroma’s Global Competence Center for Paper Surface & Coating Technology, with (left to right) David Puddiphatt, Head of Sales UK & Nordics, Chris Warburton, Apprentice Lab Technician, Andy Bell, Head of Product Management Barrier, Coatings & Deposit Control, Packaging & Paper Specialties Business, Andrew Mottram, Senior paper technologist Stickies, Surface & Coating Technology, Adam Bastow, Lab technician. (Photos: Archroma)Reinach, Switzerland, 16 March 2017 - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, has officially inaugurated its new Global Center of Excellence for Surface & Coating Technology. The Center, which opened yesterday, underlines Archroma’s ambition to bring new, innovative solutions to the packaging and specialty paper markets.