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Did you pick the right adhesive? 

When comparing acrylic and rubber-based pressure sensitive adhesives (PSAs), understanding their unique characteristics can make all the difference in choosing the right PSA type for the job. To assist you in determining the right adhesive, here is a quick guideline focusing on the different characteristics of…

Happy Holiday From Your Partner

As we close the year, Jacobs & Thompson wants to express our deepest gratitude for your partnership and trust. This year brought growth, challenges, and shared successes, all possible due to your unwavering support. Your commitment to excellence inspired us to push boundaries and refine…

Roll slitter: What You Need to Know

Did you know J&T can slit the material to custom width and length? We operate multiple lathe and rewind slitters across North America to provide custom solutions for your unique applications We can slit various materials to precise width and length including foam, adhesive tape,…

J&T Newsletter: Acrylic Foam Tapes (AFT)

Acrylic Foam Tape (AFT) Acrylic foam tape (AFT) provides strong bonding superior to liquid adhesive and traditional fasteners. It can be used in a wide variety of automotive applications including vibration isolation, thermal insulation, sealing, and gasketing.    How do we convert AFT:   J&T converts AFT’s to custom…

Jacobs & Thompson Acquired Ramfoam Ltd.

J&T is very pleased to announce that it’s subsidiary Alanto Ltd., has acquired 100% of the assets of Ramfoam Ltd.  Ramfoam is the market leader in the fabrication and distribution of polyethylene materials in the United Kingdom. Ramfoam has 3 manufacturing facilities located in the West Midlands.  J&T previously acquired Alanto…

Flame Lamination

Our flame lamination is a process used to bond different materials together to create composite materials for various applications. Flexible foams are passed over an open flame, creating a thin, tacky adhesive layer on the surface. Secondary materials, such as nonwovens, knit fabrics, or foam…