Phone: +49 89 9003 0
Fax: +49 89 9003 222
Sales: $935 million (€820 million).
Major Products: Sheetfed, coldset and heatset offset inks; solvent-based gravure inks for packaging; water- and solvent-based flexo inks for packaging; UV offset and flexo inks; security inks; screen inks; fountain solutions, varnishes and transfer inks.
Key Personnel: Ursula Borgmann, chairman, R&D, Technology; Ashwani Bhardwaj, management, Asia and North America; Heiner Klokkers, management, Europe and South America; Michael Geiger, CFO.
Number of Employees: 3,500 worldwide.
Comments: With 40 companies and 130 sites, hubergroup is a global leader in printing inks, coatings and press room auxiliaries. With a history dating back more than 250 years, the company serves the packaging, commercial and newsprinting segments. For hubergroup, 2016 was a successful year, with sales of $935 million (€820 million).
hubergroup has been emphasizing environmentally friendly formulations, most recently announcing that all of its sheetfed inks are cobalt-free. This decision was driven by the improved performance of these inks.