Trends in adhesive tape: R&D, design and marketing
Welcome to Afera
The European self-adhesive tape association. Pressure-sensitive adhesive technology for engineering and design. Educational events. Technical standards. Market trends. Environmental regulations.
Tape it or screw it?
Self-adhesive tape provides a bond which is being used in a new generation of producing, assembling and constructing items such as automobiles, consumer electronics, solar panels and even buildings.
A word from the President
Afera is gearing up for its Annual Conference, this year organised in Dubrovnik, Croatia, at the beginning of October. Secretary General Astrid Lejeune, along with the help of the Committees, has put together an engaging Working Programme for tape industry executives focussing on “The Future of the European Adhesive Tape Industry: Technology, Trends and Markets.”...>
Meeting the tape community
This annual event focuses on growth in a post-crisis economy and includes a ‘Captains of Industry’ debate.
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