Posts Tagged ‘Hanita Coatings’

Avery Dennison Exec Talks Hanita Acquisition

Mar 8th, 2017

News broke late last week that the California-based manufacturer Avery Dennison has completed the acquisition of Hanita Coatings, a film manufacturer located in northern Israel, from Kibbutz Hanita and Tene Investment Funds for $75 million, as Avery Dennison continues its pancontinental expansion. In an exclusive interview with Window Film magazine, Bill Podojil, Avery Dennison’s senior business […]

Happy New Year: Here’s a Look at the Top Stories of 2016

Dec 28th, 2016

It’s been quite a year for the window film industry. From acquisitions to lawsuits, major manufacturer moves reigned the top spots in 2016’s year-end wrap-up. Without further ado, here are the top five stories that saw the most traffic on this year. 1. 3M Sues XPEL Over Patent Infringement The start of 2016 was […]

Hanita Coatings Makes Official Statement on Acquisition

Dec 14th, 2016

In late August into early September, Window Film magazine reported that Hanita Coatings had been acquired by Avery Dennison Corporation. The announcement has been made official by both parties as of Tuesday, December 13. The first report, which was released on an Israeli news site in late August, was released to the media by an […]

Avery Dennison, Buyer of Hanita Coatings

Sep 7th, 2016

According to the Calcalist financial news website, Avery Dennison, a California-based manufacturer, has agreed to buy Hanita Coatings from the kibbutz and the Tene investment fund for $75 million. The report states that the company has signed a memorandum of understanding and is finishing its due diligence, after which it will pay $66 million. The […]

Israeli News Reports Hanita Sold for $75 M

Aug 30th, 2016

According to an Israeli news report on, Hanita Coatings, parent company for HanitaTek, has sold for $75 M* to an undisclosed publicly held American company that’s worth $6 billion USD. Kibbutz members hold 75 percent of Hanita’s shares, and Tene, a private equity fund specializing in group companies, holds the other 25 percent. Proceeds from […]

A Rare Look Inside HanitaTek’s Window Film Plant in Israel

May 11th, 2016

WINDOW FILM magazine editor Casey Flores is in Hanita, Israel this week to visit HanitaTek’s manufacturing facility. Here are some pictures of the Middle East’s only window film plant. More upon his return. [slideshow_deploy id=’8288′]  

Hanita Expands in the Pacific Region with New Distributor

Mar 9th, 2016

Hanita Pacific, Hanita Coatings’ Australian-based subsidiary, has a new business partner in the region it serves. The company has reached a deal with Australia-based Spandex Asia Pacific for them to sell its window film. Spandex sells perforated films and others, currently. “Hanita’s excellent range of window films is a natural addition to the Spandex catalogue, since we […]

Israeli Ambassador Supports Hanita and Company Releases New Marketing Video

Mar 12th, 2014

At the recent 18th China International Expo for Car Care Products, Israeli Ambassador to China Matan Vilnai showed support for Hanita Coatings. The ambassador took part in a live product demonstration, smashing panes of glass protected by Hanita’s automotive safety film. Additionally, in a speech to the crowd, he commented that he was familiar with […]

HanitaTek Welcomes Cesar Enriquez to Sales Team

Feb 12th, 2014

HanitaTek, U.S. distributor for film manufacturer Hanita Coatings announced that Cesar Enriquez has joined the company as regional sales manager for the West Coast. With more than 20 years of sales experience in the window film industry, working primarily for two major manufacturers, Enriquez brings to HanitaTek his extensive knowledge of West Coast residential, commercial […]

Hanita Coatings Restructures; Appoints New General Manager, National Sales Director

Sep 17th, 2013

Hanita Coatings has named Ronen Scheflan general manager of Hanita Coatings USA Inc., Hanita’s window film distribution arm for North America. In addition, the company has promoted Steve Woods to national sales director of HanitaTek. The changes come as part of a restructuring through which HanitaTek has been placed under the auspices of Hanita Coatings […]