Southgate Packaging acquires Stickfast hot melt adhesives brand

Acculyte Industrial been acquired by Southgate Packaging Limited. With its products already well established in the UK hot melt glue market, Acculyte Industrial will provide Southgate Packaging with valuable additions to its own comprehensive portfolio of packaging equipment and consumables brands.

This acquisition will also enable Southgate to invest in the further development of the Stickfast product range and brand strength.

“Stickfast is a respected brand in the UK packaging industry and will be a valuable addition to our brand portfolio,” comments managing director Marcus Turner. “This follows on from our successful acquisition last year of Jaeger Packaging’s UK business and helps to further demonstrate our commitment to providing the very best products and services to our authorised distributor network.” In spite of the current economic climate, Southgate Packaging continues to grow; a success the company attributes to its large stockholding and product range; next day availability; reliable supply chain; innovative products and comprehensive after sales support.