Packaging Adhesive

How To Use A MIL Depth Gauge for Glue Application

Posted on September 1st, 2015 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

One of the best ways to get the most out of your adhesive is to make sure that you are applying the appropriate amount to your substrates. What is the best way to do that? One of the easiest ways to measure the amount of adhesive on your substrates…
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Optimal Running Temperature of Cake Glue

Posted on August 5th, 2015 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

You would be surprised how many equipment, and application issues could be resolved simply by adjusting the running temperature of your adhesive.

A question that our lab gets very often from our customers and prospects is in regards to the best temperature to run our cake glues to ensure that their operation…
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Avoiding Box Pop-Ups in Packaging

Posted on July 21st, 2015 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

This was a very highly requested video!

Our technical team has worked with a number of prospects and existing customers in the packaging industry that are experiencing box pop-ups. Rigid box and laminating companies have struggled finding easy to use adhesives to bond difficult packaging substrates. This limited what materials they could use and…
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A Closer Look: Paper Packaging

Posted on July 8th, 2015 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

Paper packaging makes up a large portion of the packaging we use today.  Ongoing expansion of the industry is expected  as “the packaged food industry is anticipated to drive the market for paperboard packaging, which comprises packaging of packaged fruits, meat and seafood, cheese, staples, vegetables, and ready-made packaged…
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What’s all the buzz about sustainable packaging?

Posted on June 1st, 2015 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

When industry giants like Apple® announce their very ambitious green packaging goals, it’s a topic that is hard to ignore.

A new study from Dotcom Distribution surveyed over 500 online shoppers about their shopping preferences. Some of the findings were:

57 percent say that green packaging is important to them
61 percent have taken green packaging…
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AICC Conference 2014 Nashville

Posted on March 13th, 2014 by Maria Verros

L.D. Davis Industries is a 3rd generation company specializing in the manufacturing of adhesives. We are your go to adhesive company for packaging applications such as rigid boxes, corrugated and folding cartons.

This April 2-4, 2014 the AICC conference is being held in Nashville, TN. The upcoming conference “Dynamic…
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A Collection of LD Davis’ Eco-Friendly Work

Posted on March 1st, 2012 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

LD Davis Green Advantage
LD Davis has been manufacturing eco-friendly adhesives for over eight decades. All of the adhesive products we manufacture are completely non-toxic, recyclable, and biodegradable. We like to do our part to help the environment. In fact, we like to call it the LD Davis…
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Packaging Adhesive and Higher Sustainability Standards

Posted on January 12th, 2012 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

Companies are rethinking their sustainability initiatives to include adhesives and packaging.
In the past, adhesives were left as an afterthought when it came to packaging and sustainability, since they make up such a small percentage of the actual packaging.  Adhesives are incredibly important in packaging, not only because they hold…
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Custom Adhesives

Posted on December 29th, 2011 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

At LD Davis, we pride ourselves on thinking outside the box and our ability to customize our existing animal glue formulas to meet our clients’ needs.  We are also never afraid to create a new glue formula or a new custom adhesive for a new or difficult application.

The glues…
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