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.