Mactac®, an industry-leading pressure-sensitive adhesives manufacturer headquartered in Stow, Ohio, celebrates its milestone 60th anniversary this year.
Founded in 1959, Mactac’s pressure-sensitive adhesive materials are used in a wide range of markets and industries across the globe, such as label printing, graphic design, packaging, digital imaging, retail display, fleet graphics, automotive assembly, medical device assembly, assembly engineering and more.
Since the company’s inception, Mactac has expanded significantly throughout North America, as well as internationally. Most recently, after being purchased by LINTEC Corporation in 2016, Mactac has been realizing tremendous growth in numerous global markets and is continuously expanding the company’s product lines. In the past year, for example, Mactac introduced nearly 15 new LINTEC high-performance durable goods and industrial labeling solutions.
Mactac’s vision is to be the world’s most respected and preferred provider of pressure-sensitive materials by offering innovative solutions, quality products and outstanding customer service. Over the years, in working toward that vision, Mactac has made significant advancements, enhancements and innovations in manufacturing, technology, research and development, and more. A selection of some of Mactac’s notable historic highlights can be seen here.
Mactac is commemorating its 60th anniversary with the slogan, “celebrating 60 years of solutions that stick.”
“I’m extremely proud of all Mactac has accomplished throughout the past 60 years,” said Ed LaForge, President, Mactac. “Our leadership team has always believed in doing whatever it takes to be a reliable partner for our customers, community and employees and that’s a mentality that will endure throughout the next 60 years. As we look to the bright future with LINTEC, we will continue to grow, produce and create innovative products using the best technology and resources available to meet the growing needs of the global pressure-sensitive adhesive industry.”