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August 31, 2016 - Flexible & Rigid Packaging

Bostik’s New Approach to Horizontal Form and Fill Applications

For over 125 years, Bostik has been a leader in the adhesive industry, specializing in the flexible packaging market in particular. In recent years, the flexible packaging market has been experiencing rapid growth. It’s expected to be worth $125.6 billion by 2021, according to Markets and Markets. Factors fueling this growth include growing consumer preference …

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August 30, 2016 - Flexible & Rigid Packaging

The Problem with Packaging Pop-Opens and Bostik’s Solution

In a recent blog, we looked at troubleshooting common hot melt adhesive and equipment problems, such as charring and stringing. Now let’s take a closer look at the issue of pop-opens and Bostik’s solution. What are Pop-Opens? Pop-opens occur when a case or carton is not properly sealed after compression, and the box flaps quite …

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August 29, 2016 - Aerospace Assembly Automotive

Why 7132K Stands Out and Application Considerations to Make

Bostik manufactures a range of quality adhesive products that can be used in a variety of markets. 7132K is one adhesive system in particular that works well in aerospace, automotive and assembly applications. Let’s take a closer look at why 7132K stands out and application considerations to make. What is 7132K? 7132K is a high …

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Choosing the Right Film Adhesive

Film adhesives are versatile, flexible adhesives that can be used in a range of markets such as aerospace, automotive and assembly. Check out these considerations when choosing the right film adhesive.

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