Adhesive & Sealant Industry Supplier Increases Production with Acquisition to Meet Growing Demand

Posted on 11/3/2021 4:20:50 PM By ASC

Scott Bader recently announced that it has acquired a new facility in North Carolina as it strives to meet growing domestic and global demand for its structural adhesives and gelcoats. The investment sees the acquisition of a 110,000-sq-ft industrial unit on a 15-acre site in Mocksville, N.C., which with further investment will be developed into a state-of-the-art gelcoat and structural adhesives manufacturing facility.

This will be Scott Bader’s second North American manufacturing site. The new development is expected to create 27 new jobs locally, with 21 in manufacturing and the other roles shared across human resources, R&D, commercial support, and applications.

The company reports that the new premises was specifically selected to tap into North Carolina’s growing advanced manufacturing sector. The facility will be built with modern design principles and operate to GMP conditions, manufacturing a range of Scott Bader products. The company aims to have the plant be fully operational by the first quarter of 2023.

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