APPLIED Adhesives Acquires ADQ, Inc

APPLIED Adhesives, a premier custom adhesive solutions provider in North America, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of ADQ Inc., a regional supplier of adhesives and associated dispensing equipment located in Whitestown, IN. Read More

YOUR COMPLETE GUIDE TO PRESSURE-SENSITIVE ADHESIVES (PSAs)

History shows time and again that the best innovations are developed in the face of the most formidable obstacles. In addition to affecting nearly every aspect of consumers’ lives, research shows that the global COVID-19 pandemic has also significantly impacted … Read More

SUCCESSFULLY NAVIGATING A FOOD AND BEVERAGE PACKAGING

A national baby-food manufacturer was considering a packaging change-from paper labels to clear poly labels on its recyclable glass jars. In updating the look of the packaging, the question surfaced: Will the current adhesives used with the paper label be visible through the proposed poly label? Having relied on APPLIED Adhesives to provide adhesive products and expertise for years, the baby-food manufacturer engaged the company to explore the potential for the proposed packaging update. The APPLIED Technical Services team focuses on helping customers navigate adhesive-related challenges. Read More

HOW TO CHOOSE THE RIGHT INDUSTRIAL CLEANER

The packaging industry changes rapidly as the needs of the various sectors fluctuate. However, one fact remains true nearly 80 years after the invention of the first adhesive product designed to combat the challenges of temperature and humidity—sectors of all types rely on hot melt adhesives. Read More