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LD Davis - BLOG

3 Common Misconceptions About Box Pop-Opens

Posted on June 27, 2017 by Maria Ceschan, Marketing Manager

If you manufacture rigid boxes, you know that there are few things more frustrating than when your turn-in pops open.  Here are 3 common misconceptions about box pop-opens. Don't worry, we added recommended solutions as well. 

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Posted in Adhesive Products, Glue, L.D. Davis, Packaging Adhesive, packaging glue, Protein Adhesive, rigid box

4 Reasons Why Proper Glue Temperature Is Crucial

Posted on June 20, 2017 by Maria Ceschan, Marketing Manager

We have discussed temperature before, but running glue at the proper temperature is so crucial it's worth bringing up again.  Whether you're using hide glue or hot melt glue, you should be aware of the recommended application temperature.

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Posted in Adhesive, glue temperature, Hide Glue, hot melt, Liquid Glue

What is gelatin based glue?

Posted on June 13, 2017 by Maria Ceschan, Marketing Manager

Before the 1970's, the primary ingredient in our protein glues was extracted collagen from hides of bovine and porcine. 

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Posted in animal glue, Gelatin, protein glue, technical gelatin, gelatin based glue

12 Point of Purchase Displays (POP) That Rock

Posted on June 06, 2017 by Maria Ceschan, Marketing Manager

Point of purchase displays, commonly called POP displays, are an effective tool for in-store advertising. 

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Posted in Liquid adhesives, Liquid Glue, Laminating, POP Displays

Liquid Water Based Adhesives

Posted on June 02, 2017 by LD Davis Team

L.D. Davis manufactures a varied line of liquid water-based adhesives that are useful in a wide variety of applications. Liquid water-based adhesives are totally eco-friendly, non-toxic, and safe to handle. These factors make water-based adhesives ideal for use in food packaging applications.

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Posted in Adhesive Products, eco friendly, Environmentally-Friendly, L.D. Davis, LD Davis, liquid glue, Water-Based Adhesive, water based adhesive