tape manufacturers

New Opening In The Tape Manufacturing Industry-One Roll At A Time!

New Opening In The Tape Manufacturing Industry-One Roll At A Time!

Now here’s a bit of a challenge or weekend project for you: Customizing an entire roll of duct tape. While it’s possible to order all kinds of colors and designs of duct tape, there are some people out there that want to put their name on more than just the inside roll of the tape. […]

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New Tape Intended For Building Prefab Houses

New Tape Intended For Building Prefab Houses

We have been a proponent of using tape for fabricating temporary shelter for a long time (hexayurtape.com) but a new product  in development at the Franhofer Institute for Wood Research is really upping the game. They have designed a quick setting adhesive tape intended for permanent bonding of the components of prefabricated houses.  The tape […]

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Grow Gaffers Tape From Seeds-Here’s How It’s Done

Grow Gaffers Tape From Seeds-Here’s How It’s Done

Gaffers tape starts with cotton.  Woven cotton cloth is the backing, and growing cotton is a fascinating story. NPR’s Planet Money podcast is doing a series that focuses on the cotton growing process. You can listen if you click here. Allabouttape.com is your source for information about the adhesive tape industry. All the news about […]

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3M To Introduce New Tapes For Sign Industry

3M To Introduce New Tapes For Sign Industry

3M is set to introduce some new adhesive and tape solutions at the International Sign Expo in Las Vegas this week. These new products are based on low odor acrylic adhesives that are safer for workers and are designed to replace mechanical fasteners. By no longer requiring the holes that are needed to use mechanical […]

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New Tape Adhesive Designed For Sub Freezing Conditions

New Tape Adhesive Designed For Sub Freezing Conditions

Ultra Tape, a division of Delpon, has introduced a tape adhesive intended for use in very cold temperatures. Primarily intended for use in frozen food labeling, SubZero tape solves the problem of conventional tape-based adhesives not adhering properly in extremely cold conditions. Allabouttape.com is your source for information about the adhesive tape industry. All the […]

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Henkel Introduces Transparent Adhesive To Euro Market

Henkel Introduces Transparent Adhesive To Euro Market

Henkel has chosen this week’s ICE expo in Munich to introduce a new water based acrylic adhesive that is transparent. Aquence PS6025 is intended for adhering transparent films to clear surfaces made of glass or plastic, allowing a bond that stays clear, even when wet. Look for this new product to appear soon in label […]

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Tenacious Tapes Stick Downunder

Tenacious Tapes Stick Downunder

Tenacious Tapes has developed A220 gaffers tape for the Australian entertainment production market. Although it is made in the U.S., this tape has a more aggressive adhesive than most gaffers tape, made with a firmer adhesive laminated in a thicker coat. You can read more by clicking here. Allabouttape.com is your source for information about […]

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Prom Time Coming.  Duck Is Ready

Prom Time Coming. Duck Is Ready

Duck Brand duct tape has announced their 2013 prom promotion, with the top prize being a $5000 scholarship. Their  “Stuck At The Prom” contest where entrants make prom clothing from duct tape will feature new prints in Duck’s line of  printed duct tape. You can enter by clicking here. Allabouttape.com is your source for information […]

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Tape Is Tape, Right?

Tape Is Tape, Right?

Sitting across from me in my office is a stack of nine rolls of black gaffers tape. From six feet away, they all look identical, but every roll has minor differences that impact its performance and its price. If you are a gaffers tape buyer or user and are curious about the minor differences from […]

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TAPE: Here’s How it’s Made

TAPE: Here’s How it’s Made

There have been lots of technological advances since the invention of adhesive-backed tape in 1925. Click here to see a Discovery Channel video on how it’s done today.         Allabouttape.com is your source for information about the adhesive tape industry.  

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