HB Fuller Acquires Royal Adhesives & Sealants LLC

Posted on 11/9/2017 8:14:27 AM By ASC

Private equity firm American Securities LLC has announced that Royal Adhesives & Sealants has been acquired by HB Fuller. Royal welcomed the transaction, saying that it will be able to grow further as part of HB Fuller. The company is known for its specialized adhesives, laminating agents, and sealants, and serves markets ranging from aerospace to packaging.  American Securities has divulged that the purchase price for Royal was $1.575 billion.

With its purchase of Royal, HB Fuller obtains a range of proprietary products based on solvent, water-based, urethane and thermosetting epoxy technologies that have been designed for specialized applications across a wide spectrum of industries. It will also benefit from the strong customer relationships that Royal has forged over the years. The company specifically develops products to match the problems posed by demanding technical requirements.