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04/08/14Quaker to Exhibit their "Front-to-Back" Solutions for the Tube & Pipe Industry at Tube Dusseldorf 2014
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (KWR), the only chemical specialty supplier to the Tube and Pipe industry to offer system-wide expertise, as well as a comprehensive portfolio of processing fluids and coatings, will exhibit at Tube 2014 on April 7 – 11 in Dusseldorf, Germany. Quaker will be in Hall 5, Stand E26, to showcase their "front-to-back" approach for integrated fluid process solutions and service to optimize manufacturing operations. The global... 
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04/08/14Quaker Chemical Introduces the First App to Monitor Metalworking Fluids
CoolanTool™ Available on the Apple App Store and Android Market CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Monitoring metalworking fluids is a critical process in optimizing performance and extending fluid life. The necessity and methodology for analyzing fluids has remained virtually unchanged for years, yet there was still no way to easily record the data, share it with other departments or suppliers, and measure fluid concentration.  Though new solutions enabled by digital tech... 
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03/04/14Quaker Chemical, SFHR Renew Partnership for 2014 IndyCar Series Season
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing (SFHR) and Quaker Chemical Corporation announced March 4 the renewal of their partnership for the 2014 IndyCar Series season. As a partner of SFHR since 2012, Quaker Chemical supports the race team from a technical and engineering standpoint, working on product development to give the No. 67 SFHR car, driven by Josef Newgarden, an on-track advantage. The engineering team from Quaker, along with SFHR's technical ... 
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02/27/14Quaker Chemical Announces Fourth Quarter And Full Year 2013 Results
- Quarterly net sales growth of 7% despite a challenging economic environment - Significant earnings per share growth compared to fourth quarter 2012 - Strong quarterly performance drives year-to-date operating cash flow to $73.8 million CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announced net sales of $184.3 million for the fourth quarter of 2013, up approximately 7% compared to the fourth quarter of 2012 net sales of $172.9 million. ... 
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02/27/14Quaker Chemical Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.25 per share, payable on April 30, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 16, 2014. Quaker Chemical is a leading global provider of process fluids, chemical specialties, and technical expertise to a wide range of industries, including steel, aluminum, automotive, mining, aerospace, tube and pipe, cans, and other... 
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02/21/14Quaker Chemical Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter And Full Year Earnings And Investor Conference Schedule
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announced the following schedule and contact information for its fourth quarter and full year earnings release and investor conference: Earnings Release:  February 27, 2014 (after market close) Visit Quaker Web site at www.quakerchem.com Teleconference: February 28, 2014, 8:00 a.m. (ET) Participate live by... 
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12/12/13Quaker Chemical's Fire-Resistant Water Glycol Hydraulic Fluid
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Dec. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Many industrial applications such as steel-making, die casting, foundry, and forging require the use of hydraulic fluids that provide greater fire safety than mineral oil. Hydraulic fluids are a vital component of hydraulic systems. The fluids must meet many stringent performance demands including corrosion protection, lubrication, and viscosity stability.  There are many types of fire resistant hydraulic fluids available, but water glycol hydraul... 
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11/15/13Quaker Chemical Shines as a Front to Back Supplier for the Tube and Pipe Industry at FABTECH
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In the rapidly changing tube and pipe industry, unique challenges and opportunities present themselves in new materials, new technologies and new global markets.  One specific challenge that tube producers face is the prevention of corrosion.  Some fabricators rely on metalworking fluids to provide both in-process and final corrosion protection, while others use a final process to apply short to long-term corrosion preventives.  This is where Quak... 
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11/13/13Quaker Chemical Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Nov. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.25 per share, payable on January 31, 2014, to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 17, 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120910/PH70044LOGO ) Quaker Chemical is a leading global provider of process fluids, chemical specialties, and technical expertise to a wide range of industries, including steel, ... 
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10/29/13Quaker Chemical Announces Third Quarter 2013 Results
- 14% earnings per share growth despite challenging economic environment - Expected $0.08 per share third quarter tax benefit delayed until fourth quarter - Strong net operating cash flow of $24.5 million CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Oct. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announced net sales of $184.1 million for the third quarter of 2013, compared to the third quarter of 2012 net sales of $180.9 million.  Earnings per diluted share for the third quarter of 20... 
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10/18/13Quaker Chemical and Newgarden Strive For First Win In Fontana
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Oct. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing (SFHR) with driver Josef Newgarden have scored 2nd and 5th place finishes in their last two IZOD IndyCar race weekends, and look to close out the 2013 season on a high note this Saturday night at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120910/PH70044LOGO) Newgarden qualified fourth in Fontana last season, and ran well before mechanical trouble put him back to 16th at the ... 
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10/17/13Quaker Chemical Corporation Announces Third Quarter Earnings and Investor Conference Schedule
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Oct. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announced the following schedule and contact information for its third quarter earnings release and investor conference: Earnings Release:                    October 29, 2013 (after market close) Visit Quaker Web site at www.quakerchem.com Teleconferen... 
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10/05/13Quaker Chemical and Newgarden Bring Great Momentum to Houston
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Oct. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Fresh off the best finish of the season, a strong 2nd place at the Grand Prix of Baltimore, Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing (SFHR) and driver Josef Newgarden head to The Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston with tremendous momentum. Newgarden excels at temporary street circuits, so the 1.7 mile, 10-turn temporary street circuit built in, and around, the Reliant Park complex should align with his strengths. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prn... 
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09/25/13Quaker Chemical Corporation Announces Quarterly Dividend
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Sept. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.25 per share, payable on October 31, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 17, 2013. Quaker Chemical is a leading global provider of process fluids, chemical specialties, and technical expertise to a wide range of industries, including steel, aluminum, automotive, mining, aerospace, tube and pipe, cans, and ... 
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09/09/13Quaker Chemical and Newgarden Race to First IndyCar Podium
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Sept. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Josef Newgarden fought his way through multiple crashes, six extended caution periods and extreme heat to finish the  Grand Prix of Baltimore presented by SRT in second place, his first podium and highest IZOD IndyCar Series finish in his young career. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120910/PH70044LOGO) The Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing (SFHR) driver started the 75-lap race from the fifth position, but fell back as far as 19th plac... 
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08/30/13Quaker Chemical and Newgarden Ready to Battle in Baltimore
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Aug. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Josef Newgarden will make his IndyCar debut this weekend at the busy, bumpy, bending 2-mile, 12-turn street circuit that winds its way around Baltimore's Inner Harbor and Camden Yards. Newgarden was set to make his Baltimore IndyCar debut last season, but was not able to race due to suffering an injury from the Go Pro Grand Prix at Sonoma Raceway. However, Newgarden is already familiar with the Baltimore race track after finishing 2nd in the 2011 ... 
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07/29/13Quaker Chemical Announces Second Quarter 2013 Results
- Net sales up 5% from second quarter of 2012 - Net operating cash flow of $16 million in the quarter CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., July 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announced net sales of $184.8 million for the second quarter of 2013, up approximately 5% compared to the second quarter of 2012 net sales of $176.8 million.  Earnings per diluted share for the second quarter of 2013 were $1.22 compared to $0.85 for the second quarter of 2012, with non-GAAP earni... 
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07/22/13Quaker Chemical Corporation Announces Second Quarter Earnings And Investor Conference Schedule
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., July 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announced the following schedule and contact information for its second quarter earnings release and investor conference: Earnings Release: July 29, 2013 (after market close) Visit Quaker Web site at www.quakerchem.com Teleconference: July 30, 2013, 8:30 a.m. (ET) Participate live by phone or listen to live audio Webcast through Quaker's W... 
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06/18/13Quaker Chemical's New Technology can Reduce Tool Wear by 30%
Introducing Coolant Technology for Compacted Graphite Iron Machining CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The industry has seen an increase in the use of Compacted Graphite Iron (CGI), particularly in the manufacturing of truck and automotive diesel engine blocks and cylinder heads. CGI provides a number of advantages such as improving fuel efficiency and engine performance because the higher material strength enables the production of thinner walled parts which results in lighter... 
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06/12/13Quaker Chemical Offers Solutions for Suppressing Dust
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dust in the workplace can create significant problems that impact operational efficiency, impair visibility, and increase accident risk; dust can also have detrimental effects on the health of workers and the environment. To address these issues, companies in industries like mining, pit and quarry, and transportation use dust control measures, which are continuous and costly activities that require large amounts of water on a regular basis. T... 
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06/07/13Quaker Chemical and Newgarden are Ready to Tame Texas
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., June 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- To an IndyCar driver the Texas Motor Speedway means one thing - FAST. Success at the 1.5-mile high-banked, high-speed TMS oval is determined by lightning-fast reflexes, decision making ability plus a healthy dose of good luck. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120910/PH70044LOGO ) Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing (SFHR) and driver Josef Newgarden will be looking for some luck after coming off a weekend of mixed fortunes at the Detroit ... 
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05/31/13Quaker Chemical and Newgarden Eager To Bounce Back At Belle Isle
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., May 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The 97th running of the Indianapolis 500 last weekend was a frustrating affair for Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing (SFHR) and driver Josef Newgarden. Newgarden's rapid advancement through the field from 25th starting position vanished early in the race after losing several laps in the pits while the crew tried to diagnose the sudden onset of problems in the race car and causing Newgarden to finish 28th overall. (Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/p... 
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05/24/13Quaker Chemical and Newgarden Will Contend for Racing's Greatest Prize
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Josef Newgarden, of Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing, brings considerable momentum into Indianapolis for this weekend's running of the 97th Indianapolis 500. The previous IZOD IndyCar Series event in Sao Paulo, Brazil saw 22-year old Newgarden post his best career finish of 5th place, having begun the Sao Paulo event in last place as a result of an engine change penalty. Newgarden's 5th place finish eclipses a previous best of 9th place at Barber Motors... 
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05/08/13Quaker Chemical Announces Increase In Quarterly Dividend
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., May 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today declared an increase in the quarterly dividend to $0.25 per share from $0.245 per share, payable on July 31, 2013, to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 17, 2013. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120910/PH70044LOGO ) Michael F. Barry, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, commented, "For over 41 consecutive years, Quaker has paid d... 
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05/03/13Introducing Two New Technologies at AISTech 2013
Quaker expands its portfolio with Surface Treatments and Specialty Greases CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., May 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) develops products that help customers adjust to the latest industry challenges and bring value to their processes. Quaker has expanded its product offering in the Steel industry with the addition of PRIMECOAT™ Surface Treatments and QUAKERTEK™ Specialty Greases. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120910/PH70044LOGO ) Th... 
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04/29/13Quaker Chemical Announces First Quarter 2013 Results
-- Solid net sales and operating income despite challenging environment -- Gross margin improvement -- Net operating cash flow of $11.3 million enhances strong balance sheet CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announced net sales and earnings per diluted share of $176.2 million and $1.04 for the first quarter of 2013, respectively, compared to first quarter of 2012 net sales and earnings per diluted share of $177.6 million and ... 
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04/25/13Quaker Chemical Corporation Announces First Quarter Earnings and Investor Conference Schedule
CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announced the following schedule and contact information for its first quarter earnings release and investor conference: Earnings Release:                    April 29, 2013 (after market close) Visit Quaker Web site at www.quakerchem.com Teleconference:&n... 
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