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H.B. Fuller Opens New Technical Application Center in Malaysia

Posted 06/05/2018 by Dietrich Crail, Vice President, Asia Pacific

H.B. Fuller is excited about the recent grand opening of our new technical application center in Malaysia in March 2018. All employees were invited to attend. The event included speeches, a ribbon cutting ceremony, tours of the facility, and lunch.   The opening of the new technical application center is just one of the larger projects we’ve recently undertaken in the region. Additionally, we have made significant improvements to our plant operations and R&D facility in the area....

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Sensory Experience at CIDPEX17

The booth from CIDPEX 2017 in a busy crowd.
Posted 05/03/2017 by Catherine Haung, Hygiene Marketing Manager, AP

With CIDPEX18 around the corner in April next year, let’s take a step back to reflect on this year’s great global event. CIDPEX17 in Wuhan, China, was a great success! Over three days in March, attendees chatted with our passionate problem-solvers and experienced our products. They touched. They stretched. They saw how our next generation solutions can make a difference to everyday finished goods. Hygiene Adhesive Trends At the largest exhibition for tissue paper and disposable hygie...

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Expanding Volunteering in China

China Make a Difference
Posted 03/06/2017 by Kimberlee Sinclair, Director, Global Communications; Executive Director, H.B. Fuller Company Foundation

 In recent years, as H.B. Fuller has expanded our business in China, we also have increased our investment in giving back across the region. We support our commitment to community through philanthropic giving and employee volunteering in China. Each year, the H.B. Fuller Company Foundation makes multiple grants to nonprofits supporting youth education in the communities where our employees live and work. Employees at our facilities in China also have participated in our annual Make a Differ...

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Connecting What's Next in Personal Hygiene Products

Posted 12/15/2016 by Catherine Huang, Hygiene Marketing Manager, Asia Pacific

 Accelerating innovation in Asia Pacific Based on a recent report, the global feminine hygiene products market is forecasted to rise 6.1 percent compound annual growth rate from 2016 to 2022, reaching US$42.7 billion revenue. Speed of urbanization and increased awareness about maintaining personal hygiene and health have boosted demand. Feminine hygiene products include internal cleaners & sprays, disposable razors & blades, tampons & sanitary pads and panty liners & shields...

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China's Rollercoaster Ride

Asian woman holding a baby up in the air.
Posted 12/02/2016 by Catherine Huang, Hygiene Marketing Manager, Asia Pacific

The ups and downs of population, consumerism and innovation China’s one-child policy was in place for over 30 years and caused the country to age rapidly. Newspaper headlines reported that by 2030, a quarter of China’s population would have been over 60. However, in October 2015, the government decided to abolish its controversial one-child policy in a bid to increase birth rates in the coming years, fueling consumption and benefiting consumer businesses. Changes in age demographic r...

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