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At H.B. Fuller, we look very carefully at the little things that make our lives easier. Many of these items often go unnoticed, until the performance goes wrong. For instance, who gives much thought to the adhesive tape that holds the parcel together? Who cares about the double-sided tape that keeps your car rearview mirror in place? We do. Because if a PSA tape doesn’t perform how it’s supposed to do, it causes frustration for the end user, and can harm our customers’ brand reputation and business. …

To assist with the disaster relief in Malaysia, the H.B. Fuller Company Foundation has pledged $10,000 to Give2Asia, an organization we have had a partnership with for the past five years. Give2Asia works directly on the ground with several local groups that have the knowledge and relationships to provide the appropriate assistance. …

A trending increase in automation and technology make it more likely for bookbinders to meet the rising demand for shorter run lengths and quicker turnaround times. H.B. Fuller's bookbinding adhesive are there to help. …

The packaging industry in India is currently valued at $24.6 billion and is expected to grow to $32 billion by 2025. Starting from packaging of fruits and vegetables, medicinal products, home and personal care products to highly dangerous and heavy industrial products, the packaging industry has led to greater specialization over a period of time. …

How can homeowners enjoy the benefits of artificial turf without the discomfort? Who would have guessed our superabsorbent polymers—the same polymers used in products like diapers—would provide the answer. …

H.B. Fuller is excited about our expanded presence in Rionegro, Colombia, where experts at our new technical center are ready to help customers address their adhesion challenges, whether related to performance, cost in use or raw material availability. …

Winning the inaugural OUTLOOK™ Asia Award for our adhesive, CHM-1088ZP, recognizes how we tailor product and process innovations to meet customers’ critical needs for high-performance diapers in the Asia Pacific region. Developed at our Hygiene Technical Centre in China, it offers a high-performance application that contributes to diaper core integrity and performance. …

At H.B. Fuller, we have developed the Outstanding Volunteer Award to recognize those among us who make community service a way of life. …

We had a great week, last week, connecting with customers, suppliers and machine manufacturers at Emballage 2014. At this successful event, the packaging industry gathered to present the latest innovations that answer today's and tomorrow’s challenges, trends and needs. As we saw at Brau Beviale 2014, sustainability remains an important matter for everyone, from packaging makers to manufacturers, so we took it up a notch in Paris and presented our new solutions that enable profitable sustainability. …

H.B. Fuller is delighted to be shortlisted for the OUTLOOK™ Asia Award. On November 26, as one of the few finalists, Tan Hock Hin, senior business development manager, Global Hygiene for Southeast Asia, will share with more than 200 delegates how H.B. Fuller’s innovative nonwoven hygiene and personal care adhesives meet constantly changing customer demands across the Asia Pacific region. We are confident about the innovative abilities, products and service quality our professional team of industry experts brings to customers. …