IDEAL Fish Tape Promotion Helps Electricians “Be Prepared” On and Off the Job Being prepared is a crucial part of an electrician's job that starts with having professional-grade tools like a rugged, dependable IDEAL steel fish tape. Off the job, being prepared is just as important. That is why IDEAL is giving away a free Emergency Aid Kit with every purchase of its Model 31-056 or Model 31-057 steel fish tapes from now until October 31, 2015, while supplies last.

Essentra Introduces Tapes for Hard-to-stick UV-coated Material
Essentra Specialty Tapes introduces several double-sided tapes which, among other beneficial properties, will adhere well to UV-coated material, such as boxes, cartons, posters, P-O-P displays, lightweight forms, easels, shelf tabs, wobblers, danglers,... Read More
Monarch’s MFTAPE: A Clean and Simple Way to Hang Signs
Conserving time and energy when you’re working on an installation is a fantastic thing, and Monarch’s MFTAPE can help you do more of it. Among the newer hanging systems on the market, MFTAPE is a concealed fastener system that is unique to Monarch and... Read More
Presto Tape Partners with DaVinci Technologies for Distribution
Presto Tape, a U.S. manufacturer of wide format print media, has partnered with DaVinci Technologies for distribution. Presto Tape manufactures removable and repositionable print media for the sign industry. The company offers two substrates with the... Read More
Main Tape Acquired by Nekoosa Holdings
Nekoosa Holdings, a Wingate Portfolio company, acquired Main Tape Company, Inc., (Cranbury, New Jersey) on Friday, May 1, 2015. The addition of Main Tape to the Nekoosa Holdings portfolio, comprised of Nekoosa Coated Products (Nekoosa, Wisconsin), RTape... Read More
Workers’s Memorial Day: Essentra Specialty Tapes Hosts Illinois Governor
Essentra Specialty Tapes was delighted to welcome Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner, who led the celebration of Workers’ Memorial Day on April 28 at Essentra Americas’ headquarters in Forest Park, Illinois. This annual day of commemoration remembers those... Read More

GSG Offers 3M VHB Tape 4910
If you’re seeking a strong, durable bond that looks good and will hold up in a variety of applications and conditions, 3M™ VHB™ Tape 4910, available from GSG, fits the bill. This double-sided, pressure-sensitive acrylic tape with acrylic adhesive... Read More
Essentra Specialty Tapes at GlobalShop 2015
Essentra Specialty Tapes has announced it will showcase its signature selections and new specialty tape product at GlobalShop 2015, to be held at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, from March 24 to 26. GlobalShop focuses on design and shopper marketing... Read More
Sign Assembly: Adhesives
The signage industry is all about image, and to be consistently successful in the business, the image must be perfect. Customer expectations are high, and the human eye can easily pick-up surface distortions of only a few thousandths-of-an-inch on a... Read More
GSG Offers Scotch Acrylic Adhesive For Metal, Wood, Plastic, and Ceramics
3M Scotch-Weld™ acrylic adhesive DP8805NS, offered by GSG, is a nonsag, toughened, two-part adhesive that is ideal for bonding wood, metal, plastic, and ceramic materials. It has a five-minute work life, seven-minute handling strength, low odor, and a... Read More
New Alcohol Wipes to Improve Bonding of Tapes
Essentra Specialty Tapes (formerly Duraco Inc. and Duraco Express) is introducing a new line of disposable Isopropyl Alcohol (IPA) Wipes for cleaning and preparing surfaces in order to obtain a stronger bond between any tape and the surface to which it... Read More