St. Paul, Minnesota - Adhesives producer H.B. Fuller Co. a leading global adhesives provider, announced today that it has signed a memorandum of understanding to enter into cross distribution agreements for flexible packaging products in several countries with Plexbond Quimica S/A in Brazil.
H.B. Fuller and Plexbond will partner to benefit the flexible packaging market in South America.
As flexible packaging converters continue to seek adhesives to help reduce materials use, contain shipping costs and address environmental concerns, the enhanced product portfolio and expertise of H.B. Fuller and Plexbond will help them address the South American market's evolving needs, said a statement from H.B. Fuller.
"We are very enthusiastic about our new collaboration with Plexbond," said Juan Lam, business director for H.B. Fuller's Packaging business in Latin America, in the statement.
"Our combined skills and efforts will further our vision to provide highly specialised adhesive formulations, an optimized line of adhesive technologies and technical support to customers throughout South America."