dialSTAMFORD: Henkel Corp. based in Dusseldorf, Germany has a wide range of consumer and industrial products, and  more than 50,000 employees world wide. The company has facilities throughout the United States and its US headquarters is in Rocky Hill, along with the research division for its adhesives business.

Henkel is expanding in Stamford,  moving into 155,000 square feet of space at the BLT Center. According to a report in the Stamford Advocate the company decided to increase its space allocation from 135,000 square feet to bring the research and marketing functions closer together.

Henkel brands include Dial soap, Right Guard, Loctite, Purel and many others. According to the report the company is expected to nearly double its employment to 500 employees by 2018.