3M Gulf Announces Maiden Presence at Gulf Print and Pack 2013
Wide range of proven print, packaging and adhesive solutions to be showcased at the event
3M Gulf, a recognized leader in research and development has announced its maiden participation at the 2013 edition of Gulf Print and Pack exhibition, the regions’ leading industry event for the print and packaging industry.
The Industrial Adhesives and Tapes Division of 3M Gulf will participate at the event with a 12 sq. meter stand, and will showcase a broad portfolio of innovative solutions that will include 3M™ ScotchPad™ Carry Product Handles Matrix, 3M™ Flexographic Plate Mounting Systems and 3M™ Splicing Tapes. Besides these, the 3M exhibit will also feature various products from its adhesives, foams and tapes portfolio.
Mohamad Skeini, Division Manager, 3M Industrial Adhesives and Tapes, 3M Gulf said, “Gulf Print and Pack is one of the most recognized industry platforms and our participation at the event is aligned with our business objective to further boost our growth in the region by offering innovative and unmatched solutions for the print and packaging industry.”
He further added, “Besides showcasing our diversified product range, the 3M exhibit will also host live demonstrations of key solutions including the actual application of our mounting tape product, paper web slicing and packaging. We are keen on leveraging this event platform to better understand the business requirements of our customers and subsequently offer tailored solutions.”
The 3M™ Flexographic Plate Mounting Tapes offer a wide selection of 3M adhesives, foams, and thickness to provide the print quality which customers demand and expect to achieve optimum print quality.
3M™ Splicing Tapes offers different backings and adhesives which are engineered for optimum strength on every type of splice, flying, overlap, butt, and general purpose for paper mills, converters, newspapers, and web printers.
The 3M™ ScotchPad™ Carry Product is the ideal solution for consumers to handle bulky packages, multi-packs etc. These are also perfect for consumer package goods, food processors, beverage distributers, retailers, restaurants with carry-out service, wholesalers and retailers.
Adhesives are a key technology used in many of 3M’s industrial division solutions. The company manufactures a diverse range of specialty adhesives, double-sided bonding, adhesive transfer tapes, and reclosable fasteners. These products are sold across many industries and market centers such as aerospace, architecture and construction, converters, electronics, and transportation.
Many companies today are looking for new ways and alternatives to manufacture their products instead of the traditional methods of fixing such as welds, rivets and screws. 3M’s new generation of materials have developed convenient systems for applying these adhesives which are ideal for the current production environment.