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MANUFACTURER MEMBERS

Manufacturer companies are those that coat tape (manufacture pressure sensitive tape) and strive to define and adhere to the high industry standards set by PSTC. 

3M
Adhesive Applications
ABI Tape
Avery Dennison
Berry
Cantech
CCT Tapes
Coroplast
Dewal

Edge Adhesives 
Essentra Specialty Tapes
Flexcon
Functional Coatings
Infinity Tapes
Intertape Polymer Group
Lamart Corporation
Mactac
Magnum Tapes & Films

Navitek
Nitto
Presto Tapes
Shawsheen Coating & Converting
Shurtape
Tesa Tape
Worthen Industries
 

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3M
3M is a global science company that never stops inventing. Using 46 technology platforms, our integrated team of scientists and researchers works with customers to create breakthroughs. Our inventions have improved daily life for hundreds of millions of people all over the world.


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Adhesive Applications
Adhesive Applications is an innovative manufacturer and developer of pressure-sensitive adhesive tapes. A complete line of silicone, rubber, acrylic, and hot-melt adhesives, coupled with a wide range of foam, film, woven, non-woven, custom, and customer supplied carrier materials, ensures that whatever the application, Adhesive Applications has a product to meet the challenge.

Adhesive Applications
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ABI Tape
American Biltrite (ABI Tape) got its start in 1908 as a producer of rubber products and one of the earliest product offerings was friction tape, which positions us as one of the country’s first tape manufacturers. The Tape Division is headquartered in Moorestown, NJ where the protective films and papers are produced. 


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Avery Dennison
Avery Dennison Corporation is a global materials science and manufacturing company specializing in the design and manufacture of a wide variety of labeling and functional materials. 

Avery Dennison
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Berry
Berry is committed to its mission of ‘Always Advancing to Protect What’s Important,’ and proudly partners with its customers to provide them with value-added customized solutions.  We offer a full gamut of adhesive technologies including natural and synthetic rubber, acrylic, silicone, and polyurethane. In addition, our coating and calendering capabilities are second-to-none allowing us to offer an array of quality products to suit the needs of almost any application. 

Berry Plastics Corporation
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Cantech
Cantech is a proud Canadian brand that now forms part of the IPG family of brands. Canadian Technical Tape Ltd. brands and assets were acquired by Intertape Polymer Group (IPG) in July of 2017 and represents a history of trusted pressure-sensitive tapes since 1950. 

Cantech
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CCT Tapes
CCT Tapes produces a broad portfolio of adhesive tape products, using both acrylic and synthetic rubber adhesives, and a wide range of foams, films, and other substrates. CCT produces products for many markets, including Appliances, Construction, Electronics, Medical, Optical, Product Assembly, Signage & Graphics and Transportation.


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Coroplast
Whether for manufacturing cable assemblies, the electrical trade, heating and sanitary systems, technical insulation, roofing applications and home improvement, joining technology, or for special purposes – Coroplast has just the right adhesive or insulating tape to meet its customer's exacting requirements.


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Dewal
Since its beginning in 1974, DeWAL, now part of Rogers Corporation, has become an industry leader in the manufacture of high performance polymer films and pressure sensitive tapes. Its films are among the longest and widest splice free lengths in the industry.


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Edge Adhesives
Edge Adhesives is a leading developer and manufacturer of rubber-based adhesive sealing products with extensive capabilities in butyl and block copolymer technologies. In business since 1980, Edge Adhesives has now expanded into multiple markets with our innovative products. Its technologies come in many forms including butyl tape gaskets, pumpable cartridge sealants, hot melt applied adhesives/gaskets and pressure sensitive adhesive tapes. Edge also has capabilities in MS Polymer sealants, as well as both water and solvent-borne sealants and coatings.


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Essentra Specialty Tapes
Essentra Specialty Tapes is a global manufacturer and distributor of vital component parts for hundreds of markets and thousands of products.


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Flexcon
Flexcon's aim is high, with a goal of achieving a better business result for you, not just delivering a better product. Flexcon believes that new possibilities for customers to win exist everywhere – big and small. Flexcon's purpose to help customers find and make the most of them.


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Functional Coatings


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Infinity Tapes
Infinity Tape is very proud to provide its customers with the highest quality products and customer service. Infinity Tapes is a U.S. manufacturer of Double Coated Tapes, Adhesive Transfer Tapes, Tamper Evident Films & Tapes and Silicone Coated Papers & Films. The company has the capability to provide custom solutions in formulation and converting to meet a customer's specific application needs.


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Intertape Polymer Group
Infinity Tape is very proud to provide its customers with the highest quality products and customer service. Infinity Tapes is a U.S. manufacturer of Double Coated Tapes, Adhesive Transfer Tapes, Tamper Evident Films & Tapes and Silicone Coated Papers & Films. The company has the capability to provide custom solutions in formulation and converting to meet a customer's specific application needs.

intertape polymer group
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Lamart Corporation
Lamart is a wide web, custom coater and laminator of flexible substrates, such as films, scrims, foils, foams, fabrics, etc. Founded in 1956 to design and manufacture laminated rolled goods that were not readily available, Lamart still pride itself in engineering unique products for the most challenging projects. Lamart offers a diverse portfolio of standard products, and provides extensive research and development capabilities to custom design tapes and laminates for virtually any application.


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Mactac
Mactac's Industrial Tapes also date back to its founding days and include an endless list of custom-engineered PSA tapes for bonding, mounting and fastening applications. An alternative to mechanical fasteners, screws and traditional assembly components, Mactac PSAs often meet or exceed the performance capabilities of other bonding methods. They successfully bond foams, plastics and metal parts to create lasting permanent bonds or simply act as assembly aids. Mactac's tapes are constructed for everything from high-performance long-term applications to reliable, low-cost short-term applications.

MACtac
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Magnum Tapes & Films
Magnum Tapes & Films is a division of Magnum Manufacturing. Since beginning operations as Magnum Magnetics® in 1991, the company has grown and broadened its manufacturing capabilities steadily, dramatically expanding its magnet manufacturing capacity during 2004 – 2005 and launching its inks & coatings division in 2014. As North America’s largest manufacturer of flexible magnetic products, Magnum has been a high-volume user of adhesive tapes and films for decades—we know tapes and films because we’ve used them ourselves for many years.


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Navitek
Navitek - a 100% Mexican Company -  began manufacturing adhesive tapes and labels with the brand NAVITEK in 1997. From that year until today, it has enjoyed steady growth and has gotten a great national and international market position by increasing its product line, covering the Industrial, Retail and Hardware Dealer markets. 


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Nitto
Nitto is a global pioneer of state of the art technology. Founded in 1918 to produce electrical insulation materials, Nitto has grown to be a leader in the energy materials, industrial tapes, environmental solution, optronics, and life sciences markets. Nitto contributes to the daily lives of individuals and the future of industry with our ability to generate innovative and unique solutions.

Nitto Denko America, Inc.
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Presto Tape
Presto is a completely integrated manufacturer of digital print media and specialty tapes. Presto executes every facet of the production process on site for maximum quality control. From formulating its own adhesives, to the coating process, slitting, finishing, packaging, warehousing and shipping—it is all done under one roof. 


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Shawsheen
Founded in 1939, Shawsheen Rubber Company, Inc. was established to manufacture specialty adhesive compounds for use in the shoe industry. In early 1998, the Company began doing industrial business as Shawsheen Coating & Converting to more accurately reflect its current products and services. Over the years, product focus expanded to include application of custom adhesive formulations to textiles and papers, as well as, converting vinyl-coated cloth into shoe-binding materials. Over time, opportunities were pursued in a number of industries including automotive, appliance and packaging.


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Shurtape
Created in North Carolina as Shurtape Technologies LLC, it is a privately-owned company proudly serving a variety of markets, from painting and packaging to HVAC and transportation. Shurtape continually remains engaged with its markets and the customers and craftsmen who use its tape so they can deliver what they need, to the absolute highest standards.

Shurtape
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Tesa Tape
With name recognition of 98 percent and a degree of popularity of 76 percent (GfK, 2012), tesa is among the strongest brands in its home market of Germany. The brand’s name has even made it into the Duden, the authoritative dictionary of the German language. But tesa is more than just the celebrated classic adhesive tape: Now a European stock corporation and wholly owned affiliate of Beiersdorf AG (whose other brands include NIVEA, Eucerin, and la prairie), we offer more than 7,000 product and system solutions aimed at ensuring, among other things, that state-of-the-art electronics can become ever more multifunctional, with increasingly higher performance.

tesa tape inc.
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Worthen Industries
Worthen’s constant drive for innovation, investment in its staff and forward-thinking leadership has taken the company from a one-product operation in 1866 to a system of fifteen industry-leading business units with worldwide operations and a large portfolio of patents. Worthen Adhesive Coated products specializes in applying pressure sensitive adhesives to wide variety of substrates. Its technologies provide the company with the flexibility of using solvent-base, water-base and hot melt chemistries, dependent on the specific application.

Pressure Sensitive Tape Council
One Parkview Plaza, Suite 800
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60101
Phone: 1-630-544-5055
Email: info@pstc.org
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