Evonik is the »creative industrial group from Germany« and one of the world leaders in specialized chemistry. Around 80 percent of sales made by Evonik Industries stem from leading market positions, the focus being on high-growth megatrends such as health, nutrition, resource efficiency and globalization. The company has about 33,650 employees in more than 100 countries worldwide and has manufacturing facilities in 25 countries *. In the business area of Acrylic Polymers, Evonik manufactures among others Plexiglas® and Parapan®. For Brigitte Zednik, the commitment in the Hotel Competence Centre is »an important aspect of our communication activities, because furniture, trade fair and shop construction are among our core segments. Plexiglas® and Parapan® particularly thrive in those segments thanks to their visual representation in the application. The presence in the Hotel Competence Centre offers good opportunities to make the material better known among the relevant target groups and illustrate the relevant properties.« As far as the products of Plexiglas®/Parapan® portfolio are concerned, the key target groups are architects, designers, craftsmen and processors in the field of furniture, exhibition and shop construction.
* 2013 figures
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