H.B. Fuller

St. Paul, MN 55164-0683

Company Overview

With a focus on innovation, H.B. Fuller strives to consistently deliver industry-leading adhesive solutions for case and carton sealing, flexible packaging, container labeling, e-commerce, retail-ready and specialty packaging.

H.B. Fuller is a leading global adhesives provider focusing on perfecting adhesives, sealants, and other specialty chemical products to improve products and lives. We utilize hot melt, water-base, starch, solvent-based, solventless adhesives in addition to adhesive coated tapes, primers, and coatings to meet the needs of the rigid and flexible packaging industries.

Leaders in Packaging
Years in business:135 years
Number of employees:6,500 worldwide
Geographic sales distribution:We have a direct presence in 125 countries and serve customers in more than 100 countries throughout North America, EIMEA, Latin America and Asia Pacific.
Sales Channel:Direct, Distribution, Digital
Service, support & spare parts:

Using our decades of technical and industry-specific experience, our highly trained local sales and technical teams throughout the world find adhesive solutions for our customers’ most difficult challenges. Our team quickly answers your adhesive questions by using expertise, and photo and video sharing tools. Whether you need a Safety Data Sheet or have a line application challenge, our expert engineers are on standby with a fast response to help maximize your productivity and decrease your downtime.

Other services:

FullVision™ Data Analytics Consulting Services to help you improve your adhesive applications. Big data is a challenge for many manufacturers, as they often find that there is not enough time and resources to collect, analyze and make sense of large quantities of data. H.B. Fuller experts use our proprietary software to analyze data collected from your production equipment. From the analysis, we create at-a-glance data reports to help you track against industry benchmarks, mitigate operating costs and improve your product quality and line productivity. The complete FullVision Services include consultations with H.B. Fuller analysts who help you decipher the information in your reports. Our experts work to find improvement opportunities based on your data and make actionable, value-added recommendations on how to implement those improvements on your lines. Visit hbfuller.com/fullvision to transform your data today.

1200 Willow Lake Blvd.
P.O. Box 64683
St. Paul, MN 55164-0683
United States
Phone:651/236-5900
Toll Free:888/351-3523
Fax:800/528-6079

Since 1887, H.B. Fuller has been a leading global adhesives provider focusing on perfecting adhesives, sealants and other specialty chemical products to improve products and lives. With fiscal 2021 net revenue of $3.3 billion, H.B. Fuller’s commitment to innovation brings together people, products and processes that answer and solve some of the world’s biggest challenges. Our reliable, responsive service creates lasting, rewarding connections with customers in electronics, disposable hygiene, health and beauty, transportation and infrastructure, aerospace, clean energy, packaging, construction, woodworking, general industries and other consumer businesses. And, our promise to our people connects them with opportunities to innovate and thrive.

At H.B. Fuller, we understand our customers' evolving business needs and challenges, leading us to create innovative adhesive solutions that enable new packaging applications and product packaging solutions for a variety of different situations. We utilize hot melt, water-base, starch, solvent-based, solventless adhesives in addition to adhesive coated tapes, primers, and coatings to meet the needs of the rigid and flexible packaging industries. While our products are virtually invisible, they play a vital role in ensuring the quality and convenience of modern life.

With a sharp focus on a circular economy model, H.B. Fuller is committed to sustainability and we are tackling these issues by creating products that reduce energy usage, minimize waste, and more. As consumers’ priorities continue to evolve around composability, recyclability, and reusability, H.B. Fuller consistently works to create solutions that help customers stay on-trend and meet their sustainability goals.

As a certified member of the Amazon Packaging Support and Supplier Network, H.B. Fuller uses our e-commerce expertise to manufacture adhesives, starch additives, and patented adhesive coated tapes and equipment designed specifically for the e-commerce industry. We offer sustainable e-commerce solutions that are tamper-evident, enable easy opening and returns, and use the least amount of packaging material possible. With this approach, online retailers lower their environmental impact and differentiate themselves in the market.

H.B. Fuller flexible packaging solutions and materials continue to address the rapid change and rigorous requirements of the flexible packaging industry. From in-house assessments and demonstrations with our complete range of laminating adhesives, we have the solutions you need to achieve your business goals.

H.B. Fuller's Advantra® hot melt adhesives offer the ultimate in performance. Our end-of-line packaging products ensure superior bonding, thermal pot stability, clean machining and low total cost of ownership. Even at extremely high or low temperatures, Advantra® hot melt case and carton adhesives offer the sealing advantage you need. 

Our H.B. Fuller labeling adhesives are formulated to give you the greatest freedom to accelerate production and differentiate your brand with impressive performance in use. Whether you want a hot melt or water-based technology solution, our adhesives help to achieve less downtime attributed to machining and clean-up. 

At H.B. Fuller, we know that the right solution for your business is more than the adhesive product. We are pleased to be a knowledgeable resource that offers complete solutions to optimize your capabilities for rigid and flexible packaging. Our team of sales and technical professionals partner directly with our customers’ technologists and engineers who lead and drive the decisions to bring their innovations to market. From demonstrations in our Packaging Center of Excellence or on our commercial sized in-house laminator, to full qualifications of our adhesives, we have the solutions to address the rapid growth and rigorous requirements of your industry.

To learn more about H.B. Fuller’s latest innovations visit us at hbfuller.com.

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Key Contacts
Luke Brown
Virtual Technical Service Specialist
Janelle Becker
Marketing Manager - EOL, Beverage
Marie Garvens
Technical Manager, Applications Engineering - Flexible Packaging
Tania Montesi
Global E-Commerce Business Development Manager
Aaron Plumley
Applications Engineer, Technical Service - EoL & Beverage
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