Tape & Label Category


January 30, 2017 - Tape & Label

How Wine Labels are Appealing to Millennial Generation

According to the AWA Global Wine Label Report, wine labels are expected to grow 2% between 2016 and 2018. With a new, millennial generation target market in mind, let’s take a look at new label designs well as the market’s label technologies and smart adhesives. New Label Design Looks As more of the millennial generation …

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January 26, 2017 - Tape & Label

How Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Tape Works

Pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) tape offers manufacturers in many markets a range of benefits. These include: Improved product durability Reduced product weight Lower production costs Enhanced product aesthetics Increased productivity As a result, it’s understandable why PSA tape is becoming a popular choice for markets ranging from automotive to construction. Yet it’s important for these …

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Troubleshooting Poor Substrate Adhesion and Short Open Time

While hot melt adhesives are suitable for a range of markets and applications, they are prone to certain issues. Common problems include: Charring and stringing Pop opens Pre-set and slow set In recent blogs, we’ve discussed these issues and how to decrease their likelihood. Now, let’s take a look at poor substrate adhesion and short …

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