Last week, news from Avery Dennison regarding its planned offerings at Labelexpo Europe drew the most reader interest (Avery Dennison to Demonstrate Multiple New Products at Labelexpo Europe): “Avery Dennison recently announced that it will create its biggest-ever trade show presence at Labelexpo Europe 2019, which will be held in Brussels from September 24-27. Under the theme “Making a Material Difference,” the Avery Dennison team will reportedly demonstrate a range of newly launched product innovations across four key areas of focus, including sustainable materials and intelligent labels… 

“‘I am very excited about Labelexpo 2019, as it gives us a great opportunity to launch new and exciting products to our customers, to gain their direct feedback, and to listen and collaborate with other industry players,’ said Jeroen Diderich, vice president and general manager of Avery Dennison Label and Graphics Materials, Europe. ‘In fact, we have new technologies and innovations that we are launching this year that were inspired by conversations that we have had at previous shows.’”

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Top 5 News that Sticks for July 21-27

  1. Avery Dennison to Demonstrate Multiple New Products at Labelexpo Europe
  2. AkzoNobel to Boost Investment in Changzhou Powder Coatings Plant
  3. Ashland Announces Amendment to Agreement with INEOS for Composites Business Acquisition
    #2 last week
  4. Manka Appointed Director of Technology for Pilot Chemical
  5. Brenntag Named Primary U.S. Distributor for Arkema Waterborne Resins

This weekly roundup highlights the adhesives, sealants, and coatings-related news stories that garnered the most attention during the previous week on our website, as well as our eNewsletters and social media platforms.