Adhesives & Sealants Headlines

Avery Dennison Awarded Long-Term Stamp Printing Contract

Avery Dennison Corp. has been awarded a long-term contract by the U.S. Postal Service to produce definitive and commemorative self-adhesive postage stamps. The first self-adhesive stamps printed by the company under the new agreement, Early Football Heroes, was issued by U.S.P.S. in an unveiling ceremony held at the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame's Enshrinement Festival in South Bend, Ind. The $0.37 self-adhesive Early Football Heroes stamps are available in panes of 20 stamps and feature images of Walter Camp (1880s), Ernie Nevers (1920s), Red Grange (1920s) and Bronko Nagurski (1930s). Avery Dennison was one of three suppliers awarded long-term stamp-printing contracts by the U.S. Postal Service.

For more information, visit or call (800) STAMP-24.

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to Adhesives & Sealants Industry Magazine.

You must login or register in order to post a comment.



Image Galleries

ASI April 2014 Photo Gallery

Our April 2014 issue is now available!


ExxonMobil Tackifier Expansion

Dwight Tozer, vice president of ExxonMobil’s Adhesion Industry business, discusses the company’s latest tackifier expansion project with Editor-in-Chief Susan Sutton.

More Podcasts

Adhesives & Sealants Industry Magazine

ASI May 2015 cover

2015 May

You won't want to miss our May issue, with a special packaging-focused Adhesives at Work section, as well as coverage of pressure-sensitive adhesives (PSAs), biorenewable feedstocks, and more!

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Better Jobs

Is the economy prompting you to consider leaving your job for a better one?
View Results Poll Archive


Handbook of Sealant Technology

The Handbook of Sealant Technology provides an in-depth examination of sealants, reviewing their historical developments and fundamentals, adhesion theories and properties, and today’s wide range of applications.

More Products

ASI 2014 Buyers GuideASI's Buyers' Guide

Annual purchasing resource for equipment used in the manufacture/formulation of adhesives, sealants, pressure sensitives, tapes and labels and for application of finished adhesives. 


facebook_40px twitter_40  youtube_40pxlinkedin_40 google+ icon ASI 30px

Clear Seas Research

With access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.