Category Archives : L.D. Davis

There is always a low cost low quality competitor…

Posted on May 19th, 2015 by Maria Verros

Like a lot of manufacturers in the United States we sell a high quality, high performance product which in turn does not make us the cheapest out there. Our adhesives are sold per pound so some customers look at that per pound price and say, in a cost cutting…
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Hide Glue’s Reversibility Advantage

Posted on March 31st, 2015 by Maria Verros

The reversibility property of hide glue for wood applications provides an advantage over other types of glue.  This provides greater flexibility for not only new jobs, but also for the repair and restoration of old ones.Common wood applications that benefit from hide glue’s reversibility property range from the production…
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Hide Glue Strength for Woodworking Applications

Posted on March 17th, 2015 by Maria Verros

For centuries, hide glue has existed for the use of wood finishing and even mural paintings. Today hide glue is sparsely industrialized, but still used in making and restoring objects. In recent years, yellow and white PVA glues have been used in woodworking applications as a replacement for hide glue…
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L.D. Davis Hide Glue

Posted on February 17th, 2015 by Maria Verros

L.D. Davis has been manufacturing hide glues since the early 1920s.Our eco-friendly hide glue spans a wide range of technical gelatin. L.D. Davis’s hide glue is sold in many different grams strengths allowing adhesive compounders the ability to adjust open time, tack level and viscosity for running on all…
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eBooks vs. Hardcover Books

Posted on August 15th, 2014 by Maria Verros

It’s almost time for back to school and you all know what that means…time to buy some books! Since the introduction of the Kindle and eBooks in 2007 the sales of traditional books has declined.  Our adhesive has been, and will continue to be, an integral part of the book…
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Primo Adhesives

Posted on May 28th, 2014 by Maria Verros

L.D. Davis launches a new product line. Our Primo Adhesives for the rigid box and laminating industries. What we have found in the rigid box and laminating industries is that our customers have been having a hard time with some of their more difficult substrates. Substrates such as Mylar,…
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A Year in Review 2013

Posted on January 6th, 2014 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

Goodbye 2013 2013 was a great year for L.D. Davis. We celebrated out 87th year in business along with many other accomplishments. We hired three new, great employees: Monica Duffy our Administrative Assistant at our Pennsylvania corporate office. Dee Dee Mitchell one of our Lab Technicians at North Carolina. Mike Drewery our new VP…
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L.D. Davis Video Contest

Posted on June 18th, 2013 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

L.D. Davis Video Contest Announcement How would you like to win a $500.00 Visa gift card? Do you have a phone with video capabilities? If so, you can win! L.D. Davis is holding a contest for the best video of our adhesive being applied at your facility. We are looking for the…
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March Madness at L.D. Davis!

Posted on April 3rd, 2013 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

As we approach the final week of March Madness, our office brackets are dwindling down. Tension is rising here at our Pennsylvania office. With only two people remaining, it all comes down to this week. We have Tripp Davis, our President of L.D. Davis at one end of the court…
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L.D. Davis Honors Their Own

Posted on November 26th, 2012 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

Building Life-Long Bonds L.D. Davis Industries invited back our retired COO, Norb Kroeger, retired VP of Sales, Ken Moye, and retired National Accounts Manager, Dave McCalla, to our animal glue manufacturing facility in Monroe, NC to celebrate their seventieth birthdays with their former colleagues and life-long friends from L.D. Davis….
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