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Reduce Failures and Cost with the Right Adhesive Amount

When it comes to using hot melts, it can be easy to think that the more glue you apply, the better adhesion you’ll get. But this isn’t necessarily the case. In fact, applying more glue than needed can hurt your bottom line. Overconsumption can result in adhesive stringing and slow set speeds, leading to pop-opens

By |2019-02-06T13:26:42-05:00October 12th, 2017|Hot Melts 101, Packaging|Comments Off on Reduce Failures and Cost with the Right Adhesive Amount

Adhere to These 3 Best Practices for Optimal Hot Melt Performance

Throughout the day, your priority is making sure everything runs smoothly and efficiently in the plant to yield maximum production. Although a small part of the overall process, this includes your hot melt operation. There are many contributing factors that can impact the performance of your hot melt, but knowing the best practices that every

By |2019-02-06T13:33:43-05:00October 7th, 2016|Hot Melts 101, Packaging|Comments Off on Adhere to These 3 Best Practices for Optimal Hot Melt Performance