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H.B. Fuller Company to Expand in Paducah


PADUCAH, Ky. H.B. Fuller Company, a leading worldwide manufacturer and marketer of adhesives, sealants, paints and other specialty chemical products.   The company plans to add a new line of equipment to its 280,000 square-foot specialty adhesive producing facility, creating 11 new jobs and investing $825,000 in the Commonwealth.

 Founded in 1887, H.B. Fuller’s products and services are used to create hundreds of brand name goods around the globe, including everyday items such as the glue holding together a cereal box, the adhesive in a disposable diaper and the seal that keeps a refrigerator airtight.   

The Kentucky Economic Development Finance Authority preliminarily approved H.B. Fuller for tax benefits up to $220,000 through the Kentucky Business Investment program.  The incentive program can be earned over a 10-year period through corporate income tax credits and wage assessments.

 For more than 120 years, H.B. Fuller has been a leading global adhesives provider, focusing on perfecting adhesives, sealants, paints and other specialty chemical products to improve products and lives. Recognized for unmatched technical support and innovation, H.B. Fuller brings knowledge and strength to help its customers find precisely the right formulation for the right performance. With fiscal 2009 net revenue of $1.235 billion, H.B.Fuller serves customers in packaging, hygiene nonwovens, paper converting, general assembly, wood working, construction and consumer businesses. For more information, visit HBFuller.com, HBFullerStrength.com, read our blog or follow GlueTalk on Twitter.


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