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  • Charting Our Course in 2014

    Feb-24-2014 | Comments: 0 | Posted By: Larry Owen

    Franklin Adhesives & Polymers accomplished much in 2013, positioning ourselves for a successful 2014. We have set hefty goals for this new year, with key objectives to better meet your adhesive needs and continue on our quest to be the most trusted adhesion company in the world.(...) <read more>

  • Hot New Adhesive for Office Furniture Manufacturers

    Jan-21-2014 | Comments: 0 | Posted By: Jaye Schroeder

    Chemists at Franklin Adhesives & Polymers have spent time in their laboratories to make it easy for office furniture manufacturers to achieve BIFMA certification for sustainability. We’ve just developed a breakthrough adhesive for use in the manufacture of office furniture(...) <read more>

  • Franklin Slates an Active 2014 in the Filter Industry

    Jan-07-2014 | Comments: 0 | Posted By: Dan Pikula

    Recent industry reports indicate that the filter industry will continue to grow at a good clip of more than 5 percent in 2014, primarily in environmental and health-related markets. And Franklin Adhesives & Polymers will maintain our strong focus on this important market through the year – and well beyond.(...) <read more>

  • The Definition of Teamwork

    Dec-30-2013 | Comments: 0 | Posted By: Jessica Burgund

    A young man at the ripe age of 26 walks into the laboratories at Franklin International reporting for his very first day as a part-time lab technician. Larry Owen was this man. He is currently the Senior Vice President of the Franklin Adhesives & Polymers division at Franklin International. His story is anything, but average. It is full of heart, dedication, teamwork, challenges and rewards.(...) <read more>

  • Sustainable Labeling

    Dec-23-2013 | Comments: 0 | Posted By: Tom Polischuk, packagePRINTING

    Pressure-sensitive labeling has come a long way since Ray Stanton (Stan) Avery started an entire industry in the 1930s. It is the method of choice in many consumer product categories, capturing close to a 50 percent market share in North America. (...) <read more>

  • How Green Are My Casegoods?

    Dec-19-2013 | Comments: 0 | Posted By: Bill Esler, Wood Products Magazine

    Wood products sustainability initiatives have become more active as the economy recovers. Three of the biggest wood products organizations – Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association (KCMA), American Home Furnishings Alliance (AHFA) and the Business & Institutional Furniture Manufacturer’s Association (BIFMA) – operate programs that set standards and targets for greener products and production. BIFMA level, KCMA Environmental Stewardship program (ESP) and the AHFA Sustainable by Design program.(...) <read more>


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