Mergers & Acquisitions

Ellsworth Adhesives - Germantown, WI

Original Press Release

Ellsworth Adhesives Acquires Adhesive Methods and Technology

Press release date: Feb 11, 2013

GERMANTOWN, WI - Ellsworth Adhesives, the world's largest distributor of adhesive products and dispensing equipment, announced today that it has acquired Tennessee-based distributor, Adhesive Methods and Technology (AMT). With operations based in Memphis, TN, Adhesive Methods and Technology specializes in industrial adhesives and dispensing equipment. This acquisition strengthens Ellsworth Adhesives' presence throughout the mid-south and allows the company to provide enhanced service, support and infrastructure throughout the area.

Mike McCourt, Global President - Ellsworth Adhesives Specialty Chemical Distribution, commented, "The acquisition of AMT supports our strategy of growth as we continue to provide a superior level of service and technical support to our customers. Adhesive Methods and Technology's business philosophy aligns well with ours, and we are proud to welcome them to the Ellsworth team."

Ellsworth Adhesives has developed a reputation in the industry for providing the distinct combination of excellence in distribution and the most comprehensive level of technical expertise available. The addition of AMT adds to a growing national and international presence, which now includes operations in 14 countries.

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About Ellsworth Adhesives
Ellsworth Adhesives is the world's largest distributor of adhesive products and equipment. Ellsworth Adhesives is a value-added supplier of adhesives, sealants, coatings, encapsulants, tapes, releases and lubricants from leading international manufacturers including, Dow Corning, Dymax, Emerson & Cuming, Fisnar, Henkel, LORD, Techcon, Humiseal and many others. With the most comprehensive level of technical expertise available, Ellsworth Adhesives operates sales offices and warehouses in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, China, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Australia, France, Thailand, Germany, Spain, Sweden, India, and Scotland. Ellsworth Adhesives can be contacted directly at 1-800-888-0698 or by logging onto

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Stephanie Sperb
Marketing Communications Specialist
Ellsworth Adhesives