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Hide Glue Manufacturer Gives Back

Posted on September 29, 2011 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

Hide Glue...and Community Service, Too!

L.D. Davis prides itself not only on its quality hide glue, or protein adhesive manufacturing, but also on serving the communities in which we live and work. The company has been involved in community service for many years, most recently supporting the Susan...

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Posted in Adhesive Products, Glue Manufacturing, Hide Glue, L.D. Davis

Dodging Bullets- L.D. Davis Book Binding Glue.

Posted on September 22, 2011 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

36 years ago today, on September 22, 1975, former President Gerald Ford survived his second assassination attempt in less than three weeks. In this short period of time, he dodged two bullets (with the help of the Secret Service) first from Lynette “Squeaky” Fromme and then from Sarah Jane Moore....

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Posted in Adhesive Products, animal glue, Animal Glue, Book Binding Adhesive, bookbinding glue, Glue Manufacturing, L.D. Davis

Champions of Animal Glue

Posted on September 15, 2011 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

On this Day in History...

On September 15, 1978, 33 years ago today, Muhammad Ali won the world heavyweight boxing title by defeating Leon Spinks at a match in the Louisiana Superdome. This made him the first boxer to ever win the world heavyweight boxing title three times during his career. This...

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Posted in Adhesive Products, animal glue, Animal Glue, Environmentally-Friendly, environmentally-friendly, Glue Manufacturing, L.D. Davis

Animal Glue through the Decades 1951-Today

Posted on September 12, 2011 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

Shortly before L.D. Davis's 25th anniversary in 1951, the company had expanded to serve a larger part of the country and had developed its animal glue for specifications in the rigid box and bookbinding industries.

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Posted in Adhesive Products, animal glue, Animal Glue, Book Binding Adhesive, Glue Manufacturing, Hide Glue, L.D. Davis, Protein Adhesive

Animal Glue Growth with L.D. Davis 1936-1951

Posted on September 08, 2011 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

Animal glue in the Great Depression

In its early years, L.D. Davis Industries thrived during the Great Depression. Beginning as a stenciling product company, Louis D. Davis Sr. grew the business during the 1930's by focusing more on manufacturing his own animal glue, a major component in his...

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Posted in Adhesive Products, animal glue, Animal Glue, Book Binding Adhesive, bookbinding adhesive, Hide Glue, L.D. Davis

L.D. Davis's History with Animal Glue-1924-1936.

Posted on September 05, 2011 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

Beginnings with Animal Glue

L.D. Davis Industries has been in business since 1926 after Louis D. Davis Sr. filed for patents for a product used in the stenciling industry two years prior. Raw animal glue, also known as hide glue, protein adhesive, or cake glue because of the cake form it takes...

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Posted in Adhesive Products, animal glue, Animal Glue, Glue, Hide Glue, L.D. Davis

L.D. Davis Supports the Susan G. Komen 3-Day

Posted on September 01, 2011 by L.D. Davis Industries, Inc

When you're doing well, it's important to give back.

L.D. Davis has been in business for over 80 years, and is North America's premier and largest protein adhesive compounder. L.D. Davis has a long history of manufacturing animal glue, also known as protein adhesive or hide glue, which are referred...

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Posted in Environmentally-Friendly, L.D. Davis