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Join Us in Welcoming CGM’s Newest Team Members!

We're thrilled to have Nikola and Jim on the CGM team.

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What’s the Impact of Environmentally-Friendly Packaging on the Adhesive Industry?

The opportunity for innovation in the glue industry is unfolding before our eyes.

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CGM Employee Spotlight: Steve Hake

Join us in wishing a happy work anniversary to Steve this month!

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CGM Employee Spotlight: Francisco Miranda

Francisco is celebrating 17 years at Chicago Glue this July!

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Is the InvisiPac System Right for You?

If you want to save between 20% and 40% on glue, YES!

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How to Changeover Adhesive in Your Hot Melt Equipment

Follow our recommended steps below to make sure the transition to your new adhesive is as seamless as possible.

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CGM Will Be Closed on 7/4 and 7/5

Happy Fourth of July! Don't forget to double check your adhesive stock before the holiday weekend.

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CGM Employee Spotlight: Paula Nudo

Paula is celebrating five years at Chicago Glue this June!

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CGM Employee Spotlight: Omar Mendoza

This month Omar is celebrating 13 years with Chicago Glue.

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CGM Awarded H.B. Fuller’s “Distributor of the Year” Award

This award honors CGM’s leadership in the adhesive industry as well as our partnership, transparency, and loyalty to H.B. Fuller.

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4 Advantages of Metallocene Hot Melt Adhesives

Metallocenes have an overall better performance with four main advantages over EVAs.

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CGM Employee Spotlight: Rafael Palacio

Rafael is celebrating 28 years at Chicago Glue & Machine!

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Preventing Char in Hot Melt Adhesives

Here are ways you can be proactive in preventing char in your hot melt operations and keep your production line running smoothly.

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CGM Employee Spotlight: Nelson Fajardo

Nelson has been working at Chicago Glue for six years as a Machine Operator.

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What’s the Difference Between Resin and Dextrin Adhesives?

While they can sometimes be used in the same laminating applications, their features are quite different and can make a big impact on your application.

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CGM Will Be Closed on Good Friday 4/19

Please don't hesitate to call us at (630) 250-0700 if you have an emergency.

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CGM Celebrates 35 Years in Business!

Learn more about the founders of Chicago Glue & Machine, Irwin and Chuck.

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How to Prevent Air Line Oilers from Shutting Down Your Adhesive Equipment

Did you know that oil in the air can be detrimental to your hot melt equipment?

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May the Force Be with You: The Science of Sticking

Have you ever wondered what makes glue sticky?

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Carlsberg Abandons Plastic Rings for Glue in Eco-Friendly Solution

Not only is their adhesive solution impressive, but the impact it will have on the environment is even more unbelievable.

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