Canadian Packaging

Glue Dots at Las Vegas Pack Expo 2017

See Glue Dots hand-held applicators, benchtop dispensers and adhesive products in action in booth No. S-5931 at the Las Vegas Pack Expo 2017 show.


September 6, 2017
by Canadian Packaging staff

GERMANTOWN, Wis.—Glue Dots International will showcase its adhesives, hand-held applicators and semi-automated benchtop dispensers, which are designed for easy application and convenient storage of Glue Dots Brand Adhesives, in booth No. S-5931 at Pack Expo 2017, September 25-27, at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Glue Dots International has been pioneering pressure-sensitive adhesives for numerous markets and industries for more than 20 years, and is the originator of Glue Dots.

Glue Dots Brand Adhesives can be dispensed directly from the standard Dispenser Box, by simply pulling the threaded liner and pressing the item to the exposed adhesive. Ideal for intermittent or continuous projects, the Dispenser Box is available with Glue Dots’ standard and custom adhesives, making it a versatile adhesive solution for virtually any application.

Other products on display at Pack Expo 2017 include the Dot Shot Pro (see image above), an easy to use hand-held applicator engineered to make manual application of Glue Dots Brand Adhesives efficient and affordable. Virtually maintenance-free, the Dot Shot Pro requires no electricity or heat, allowing it to be used in any production process or work environment. The Dot Shot Pro is compatible with Standard, MatrX and Stitch Glue Dots adhesive patterns.

  • The portable QuikDot Pro hand-held device allows operators to quickly apply pressure-sensitive adhesives to seal paperboard and corrugated food and beverage carrier packaging. Its polycarbonate body is designed for everyday use in the field, distribution centers, in-store and end-of-line repairs;
  • The compact Dot N’ Go hand-held applicator is preloaded with instant-bonding Glue Dots Brand Adhesives to apply an invisible bond without any dry time, electricity, training or maintenance. The applicator is ideal for tight work spaces, on-site package repairs or everyday office use;
  • The EconoDot is an economical bench-top adhesive dispenser for long- and short-term projects. Designed to enhance the operator’s experience, the easy-to-use EconoDot is perfect for projects where efficiency in speed and adhesive placement are paramount to success;
  • The Auto Dot Pro applies adhesives quickly and with the right speed and positioning for semi-automated applications. The Auto Dot Pro features adjustable speed, automated advancing system, internal winding and fast-loading design to accommodate up to 4,000 count rolls.

The Glue Dots Dispenser Box from Glue Dots International.

About Glue Dots
Founded in 1997, Glue Dots International (GDI) develops and manufactures innovative adhesive solutions; offering a clean, versatile, and preferred alternative to double-sided tapes, liquid glues and hot melts. As a leading global manufacturer of pressure sensitive adhesive patterns, GDI realizes innovation is the key to success. The company transforms ideas into technically advanced adhesive products and application systems for the industrial marketplace.
GDI revolutionized the adhesives industry with instant bonding adhesive products under the Glue Dots brand name. Glue Dots was the original product of its kind on the market. Initially introduced to the industrial marketplace, the product line and related uses quickly expanded.
With manufacturing facilities in the United States, United Kingdom and Asia, GDI is committed to providing superior adhesive products, application equipment and exemplary customer service.
For more information on the Glue Dots Dispenser Box or any of the other products on display at Las Vegas Pack Expo 2017, visit Glue Dots in booth No. S-5931, or visit www.gluedots.com.