Bostik to Exhibit at TechTextil North America

Adhesives specialist to showcase smart solutions for textile and nonwoven applications

Bostik, a leading global adhesive specialist for industrial, construction and consumer markets, has announced it will exhibit smart adhesive solutions for textile and nonwoven applications at Techtextil North America May 22-24, 2018 in Atlanta, GA.

As the region’s only dedicated show for technical textiles and nonwovens, Techtextil will be co-located with Texprocess Americas at the Georgia World Congress Center to mark its 15th edition. Techtextil serves as an opportunity for participants in the textile industry to learn about market developments, industry trends and new innovations while attending a vast exhibit hall. Featuring over 500 exhibitors, this year’s Techtextil will also provide expanded learning opportunities, including Tech Talks and a joint networking reception with Texprocess Americas attendees.

During the event, Bostik will showcase its smart web (fusible textile) and hot melt adhesives, which are ideal for a variety of textile and nonwoven bonding applications. Offering broad performance characteristics, these solutions enable manufacturers to improve operational efficiencies and overall product performance.

Bostik’s innovative web adhesives offer excellent adhesion to textiles, vinyl and urethane foams and can feature flame retardancy in certain formulations. Contributing to increased consumer safety, these web adhesives are easy to use and enable sustainable manufacturing processes. Additionally, the company’s diverse hot melt product offerings at the show allow manufacturers to address many application bonding needs with a single solution.

Speaking in advance of the event, Derek Hofsess, Business Development Engineer, said, “Bostik looks forward to being part of Techtextil again this year. The event provides a valuable opportunity to learn about customer needs and build important relationships, ultimately enabling us to meet market requirements with innovative and smart solutions.”

Register here to attend the show, and be sure to visit Bostik at booth #2616 to learn more about the company’s broad technology portfolio and industry knowledge.

About Bostik, an Arkema company
Bostik is a leading global adhesive specialist in construction, consumer and industrial markets. For more than a century, it has been developing innovative adhesive solutions that are smarter and more adaptive to the forces that shape daily lives. From cradle to grave, from home to office, Bostik’s smart adhesives can be found everywhere. With annual sales of €2 billion, the company employs 6,000 people and has a presence in more than 50 countries. For the latest information, visit

About Arkema
A designer of materials and innovative solutions, Arkema shapes materials and creates new uses that accelerate customer performance. Our balanced business portfolio spans High Performance Materials, Industrial Specialties and Coating Solutions. Our globally recognized brands are ranked among the leaders in the markets we serve. Reporting annual sales of €8.3 billion in 2017, we employ around 20,000 people worldwide and operate in some 50 countries. We are committed to active engagement with all our stakeholders. Our research centers in North America, France and Asia concentrate on advances in bio-based products, new energies, water management, electronic solutions, lightweight materials and design, home efficiency and insulation.


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