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140 years of Henkel

A journey back through 140 years of company history!

In 2016, Henkel celebrated its 140-year jubilee: Something that began in 1876 as a small laundry detergent business has grown into an international company with around 50,000 employees and brands like Persil, Schwarzkopf and Loctite.

Enjoy discovering Henkel’s history!


Explore our 140 years jubilee timeline!

News about Henkel’s history

Treasures of our history

Would you have imagined that Henkel once imported Chinese tea or that the Pritt glue stick traveled into space? Enjoy discovering some surprising facts about our history!

Birthday wishes

Our history in the social web