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Seven Things You Should Know About Dextrin Adhesives

Let’s start with who loves dextrin adhesives.  The packaging industry for one.   That’s because dextrin is especially good at bonding paper materials together.  Think no further than that popular corrugated box that Amazon just shipped to your home or office and you get the picture.  Now, throw in anyone who manufactures tapes, bottle labels, envelopes …

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McKinsey Takes a Look at the Future of Packaging

Future of Packaging

McKinsey and Co. recently put out a series of online articles that explore the future of packaging.  We thought we’d highlight a couple of them for you here today. McKinsey Interviews WestRock CEO on the Future of Packaging McKinsey’s Nick Santhanam recently spoke with WestRock CEO Steve Voorhees to gain his perspective on the …

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Why Market Segmentation is a Key Challenge for Adhesive Industry Growth

The Market is Growing –

In our previous blog post, we discussed some of the key reasons for growth in the adhesive industry, settling in particular on the growth of two particular market segments: diapers and women’s hygiene products in India.

Market segmentation in this vein can be seen as an opportunity for growth …

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Why is the Adhesive Industry Growing?

More and more people around the world need adhesives. The global adhesives market was valued at more than $30 billion last year and is expected to grow to more than $41 billion by 2023.

 

But why? What’s causing the market for adhesive products to grow so quickly? Understanding how these trends develop is …

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How the Right Adhesive Makes Colorful Cardboard Packaging Possible

Colorful corrugated cardboard boxes of all shapes and sizes are a common sight at stores of all types. They’re so common you may never stop to think how they got there in the first place.

The truth is, each of these boxes is the result of a very specific process that requires very specific …

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How Evans Adhesive makes case and carton packaging possible

 

Most consumers interact with some kind of case and carton packaging almost every day without realizing it. This special, versatile kind of packaging brings you your food and drinks, household products, and many other things you use on a regular basis.

But this crucial packaging category wouldn’t be possible without a specific kind …

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Common Hot-Melt Adhesive Uses and Applications

Hot-melt adhesives (HMA) are as numerous as they are versatile.  In general, hot melts are applied by extruding, rolling or spraying, and the high melt viscosity makes them ideal for porous and permeable substrates.  HMAs are capable of bonding an array of different substrates including paper, rubbers, ceramics, metals, plastics, glass, wood and more.

 

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