Canadian Packaging

H.B. Fuller Acquires Nordic Adhesives


June 24, 2009
by Canadian Packaging Staff

H.B. Fuller Company of St. Paul, MN, recently announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Nordic Adhesives, a developer and manufacturer of flexible packaging adhesives, based in Buxtehude, Germany that generated net revenue of approximately $9-million U.S. in 2008.

Fuller acknowledges that the acquisition will complement its existing product line, enhances applications knowledge and enable it to extend its reach into a $1-billion segment of the adhesives industry.

H.B. Fuller Company is a leading worldwide formulator and marketer of adhesives, sealants, paints and other specialty chemical products, with fiscal 2008 net revenue of $1.4 billion. For more information, please visit www.hbfuller.com.