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 27, 2017 - Assembly

How Adhesives Keep Up with Mattress Manufacturing Changes

As cited in Statistic Brain, the mattress industry generates $7 billion in sales annually and is growing at a 3.8% CAGR. With improving disposable incomes and a recovering housing market driving growth, the mattress production process has made changes to keep up with demand. Take a look at what these changes are and how adhesives …

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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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January 25, 2017 - Flexible & Rigid Packaging

Criteria for Selecting a Corrugated Packaging Adhesive

Bostik works with customers to ensure the right corrugated packaging adhesive is chosen for their specific application. Gain insight into the following criteria we use when helping customers determine which product is best suited for their needs: Type of Substrate It’s important for Bostik to note whether the customer’s substrate is: Virgin corrugate High recycled …

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