Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Nordson engineers, manufactures and markets differentiated products and systems used for dispensing and processing adhesives, coatings, plastics, sealants and biomaterials; managing fluids; testing and inspecting for quality; and treating surfaces. These products are supported with extensive application expertise and direct global sales and service. Nordson serves a wide variety of consumer non-durable, consumer durable and technology end markets including packaging, nonwovens, electronics, medical, appliances, energy, transportation, building and construction, and general product assembly and finishing. Our strategy for long-term growth is based on solving customers’ needs globally. Headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, our products are marketed through a network of direct operations in more than 30 countries. Consistent with this global strategy, more than 70 percent of our revenues were generated outside the United States in 2012. We have 5,361 employees worldwide. ... More ...