APPLIED Adhesives Acquires McGinley Adhesives

MINNETONKA, Minn., [August 8, 2023] – APPLIED Adhesives, a premier custom adhesive solutions provider in North America, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of McGinley Adhesives. Based in Teterboro, NJ, McGinley has over 30 years of adhesive experience with a focus on serving those in the food, beverage, and pharmaceutical industries. This acquisition represents an opportunity to expand APPLIED Adhesives’ presence on the East Coast.

“We are pleased to welcome McGinley Adhesives to the APPLIED Adhesives team. John and Phil have provided outstanding service to their customers for many years, and we look forward to continuing to delight McGinley Adhesives customers as we integrate the business into APPLIED Adhesives,” said John Feriancek, President and CEO of APPLIED Adhesives. “Furthermore, we believe our ability to provide a truly custom adhesive solution that addresses both the adhesive as well as adhesive dispensing equipment will provide additional opportunities to help our customers optimize their operation.”

“As a family-owned business, we have taken great pride in serving our customers and establishing strong relationships over the past 30 years,” said John McGinley, Co-Owner, McGinley Adhesives.

“APPLIED Adhesives’ focus on relentless customer service is aligned with our values and we are confident that the acquisition will not only provide our customers with exceptional experiences but also increased access to innovative products and services, “added Phil McGinley, Co-Owner, McGinley Adhesives.

About APPLIED Adhesives
APPLIED Adhesives, founded in 1971, is a premier custom adhesive solutions provider in North America. Our experts source the adhesives, equipment, and parts you need while providing maintenance services that help you run at optimum efficiency. APPLIED Adhesives offers customized solutions with a cost-in-use approach that saves you time and money. For more information, please visit

About McGinley Adhesives
Since 1997, McGinley Adhesives, based in Teterboro, New Jersey, has served as a leading distributor for an extensive line of adhesive products for the packaging industry.

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David Posadas
Vice President of Marketing