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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. …

We had a busy PACK EXPO International with record attendance and a show packed with customers, suppliers, partners and students. Congratulations to PMMI on a great show! We were honored to be part of it. While talking to attendees, we noticed a few, key themes related to food, beverage and consumer goods. Check them out on the blog. …

At this year’s Chemical Green Process Asia on November 12, we connected with leading chemical industry manufacturers, engineering and construction companies, and suppliers to demonstrate H.B. Fuller’s long-standing commitment to sustainability. …

Innovators and trend setters met this week, at Brau Beviale 2014, Nuremberg, Germany, to present products and solutions for the production of beer, water, and other beverages. Alongside having great customer conversations, it was interesting to see innovations and trends, and to confirm H.B. Fuller's knowledge of what matters to the brewery industry: Brand image. Brand protection. Sustainability. …

H.B. Fuller's Rene Torres, provided insights during his keynote speech @ PACE Asia, on the changing landscape of packaging design and manufacturing, and talked about how H.B. Fuller adhesives enable its customers’ innovations – driving improved packaging performance, product protection and brand assurance. The presentation was well received by more than 100 brand owners from across the Asia Pacific region who attended the conference. …

At Insight 2014, our team of market experts talked about how Full-Care™ adhesive solutions are designed to give customers a competitive edge and answer the call for less waste, improved absorption, thinner cores, and most importantly, greater fit and comfort. …

This green Veneer tape is a non-toxic, formaldehyde-free solution that can be added to the dry end of the operation, as well as the green end of the mill. This tape helps the dryer efficiency on random veneer and increases productivity by reducing core voids at lay-up lines. …

BONDING 2014 - a free event for manufacturing industry, educationalists and those seeking a career in the adhesives, sealants manufacturing or user industries, took place Oct. 29-30, at Henry Ford College, Loughborough University, UK. This two-day BASA technical forum, presented us with the opportunity to give practical demonstrations on how adhesives are essential in everyday items and how adhesives help answer and solve some of the world's biggest challenges. …

Innovation is about finding opportunities in the market and designing game-changing solutions that add value and improve lives. Working together with partners like CREAX, we are helping to build innovation best practices that will fill our pipeline with new ideas and future projects. …

What does packaging have to do with food waste? Packaging is often criticized for causing waste. But when designed appropriately, packaging can enable food storage and preservation from farm to market to table. Therefore, it is a critical piece of the global food waste puzzle. What are some of the steps we can take to solve this problem? By enabling food to stay fresh longer, packaging solutions make a big difference. For example, aseptic packaging makes milk shelf-stable and removes the requirement for refrigeration. Portion-sized packages allow food not used to stay fresh. And, packaging that provides “breathability” helps keep produce fresh longer. …