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Maria Ceschan

I am the Digital Marketing Manager at LD Davis, a third generation Pennsylvania based glue manufacturer. My position focuses on supporting B2B channels through marketing strategy and execution. My primary focus is on digital marketing tactics such as Inbound, Email, Paid Search, Organic Search, Social and Mobile marketing. LD Davis is a global provider of glue and gelatin solutions that drives superior product performance for mid-to-large sized manufacturing companies. We work to elevate the reputation of the customers we serve by combining more than 90 years of innovation with high performance solutions, custom testing and manufacturing, fast turnaround times and proven customer satisfaction methods. Our mission is to drive superior product performance for our customers through high-quality and innovative glue and gelatin solutions. Our commitment to quality, innovation and our customers allows us to truly develop Bonds for Life™.
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Partner Spotlight: Stella, Technical Service Manager at Neenah Paper

As a glue manufacturer for the packaging and printing manufacturers, our team at LD Davis has the opportunity to work alongside top leaders and suppliers in the industry. 

Glue and paper often go hand-in-hand. In most cases, you won't come across one without the other.

After working on countless technical projects with our customers that involved glue to paper bonding analysis, we figured it was about time we take a closer look at one of the largest and best known paper manufacturers in the United States: Neenah Paper. 

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Increase Productivity with a Glue & Equipment Audit

Can glue really help to make your production line more profitable? Yes, of course. And we're not just saying that because we're glue fanatics!

At LD Davis, we make it a priority to help our customers run their business as efficiently, and profitably, as possible. To assist with that, our Technical team offers free glue audits to our customers. We recommend these audits on a regular basis (semi-annually or annually) to ensure that you are running your glue and gluing equipment at its fullest potential.

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In Depth Look at Dyne Testing

What are dyne pens? What is a dyne test? Why is this test important?

We get questions like these often, and in order to better explain this testing method we went right to the source.

We have discussed dyne testing in the past. In fact, one of our most highly read blog posts discusses how to perform a dyne test. But, of course, there is much more to discuss about dyne testing beyond how it relates to our gelatin glue applications. 

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Is Glue Really Made from Horses?

Ever heard the old saying "take the horse to the glue factory"? 

If you're here, you've probably heard that saying and wondered what horses have to do with glue. Here's where that quote originates from, and more about what raw materials are really used to manufacture glues. 

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