Air Products: the US Firm Targeted by Suspected Islamists in France

The factory targeted by a suspected Islamist attack in south-east France is owned by Air Products, a US company headquartered in Allentown, Pennsylvania.
The company supplies gases, chemicals and equipment for products ranging from TVs and mobile phones to sports cars and running shoes.
In a statement, it said: “Our priority at this stage is to take care of our employees, who have been evacuated from the site and all accounted for."
The company employs more than 20,000 people in 50 countries.