ABOUT US

Shurtape Technologies, LLC, is an industry-leading manufacturer and marketer of adhesive tape and consumer home and office products, with facilities in the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Germany, Mexico, Peru, United Arab Emirates and China. Together, our subsidiaries serve numerous markets, including industrial/MRO, building and construction, packaging, electrical, stucco, HVAC, professional paint, automotive, marine, aerospace, arts and entertainment, graphic arts, sound control, medical, DIY, home and office, and retail.

In addition to specialty adhesive solutions, we offer products under recognizable brand names such as Duck®, FrogTape®, Painter’s Mate®, Shurtape®, T-REX®, and Kip®.

MISSION

To build brands that are among the most highly respected by consumers, partners and trade buyers by becoming the quality, innovation and marketing leader in the product categories that we offer.

PURPOSE

To provide better, easier solutions for everyday household and workplace tasks.

VALUES

  • Believing in People: Ethical / Accountable / Trustworthy
  • Communicating Openly and Honestly: Transparent / Fact-based / Consistent
  • Encouraging Imagination: Curious / Creative / Collaborative
  • Striving for Excellence: Progressive / Solutions-Oriented / Continuously Improving
  • Delighting Customers: Reliable / Responsive / Committed to Quality

TIMELINE

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1880


Shuford Mills became a major domestic textile producer, manufacturing a broad range of spun yarns and cordage.

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1955


SHUFORD MILLS TAPE DIVISION CREATED

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1960


SHUFORD MILLS BEGINS SUPPLYING MELVIN A. ANDERSON COMPANY WITH TAPE FOR THE RETAIL MARKET

 

 

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1971


JACK KAHL BUYS MELVIN A ANDERSON & CREATES MANCO

 

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1972

 


DUCT TAPE EXPANSION EVENTUALLY MOVING PRODUCTION TO STONY POINT, NC

 

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1980

 

 


JACK KAHL REGISTERS THE DUCK TAPE® BRAND

 

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1996

 


SHURTAPE TECHNOLOGIES & SHURTAPE BRAND CREATED SPUN OUT AS SEPARATE COMPANY FROM SHUFORD MILLS

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1997

HOT MELT PACKAGING TAPES FACILITY BUILT IN HUDSON, NC

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1998


MANCO ACQUIRED BY HENKEL GMBH TO FORM HENKEL CONSUMER ADHESIVES

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2000


HOT MELT MASKING, FOIL & GAFFERS TAPE FACILITY ADDED IN HICKORY, NC

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2000


SHURTAPE ACQUIRES KIP GMBH, A GERMANY-BASED PROVIDER OF PAINTERS’ TAPES

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2003

SHURTAPE ESTABLISHES CHINA CONVERTING DIVISION IN SONGJIANG, CHINA

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2004

 

SHURTAPE ACQUIRES THE MANUFACTURING ASSETS OF TAPE SPECIALTIES LIMITED (CANADA) AND THE ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT ASSETS OF PERMACEL

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2006

 

PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT & INNOVATION CAPABILITIES SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED WITH ADDITION OF NEW, EXPANDED FACILITY ON HIGHLAND AVENUE

 

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2008


SHURTAPE ADDS COATING CAPABILITY IN CHINA WITH A NEW FACILITY IN CHANGSHU

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2009

 

FORMER MANCO ASSETS (INCLUDING DUCK® AND PAINTER’S MATE® BRANDS) ACQUIRED FROM HENKEL TO FORM SHURTECH BRANDS, LLC

 

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2010

 


FROGTAPE® BRAND ACQUIRED FROM INSPIRED TECHNOLOGIES

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2015

 

T-REX® BRAND ADDED TO COMPANY’S BRAND PORTFOLIO

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2017

 


SYNTAC COATED PRODUCTS ACQUIRED TO CREATE SHURMED & SHURTAPE SPECIALTY COATING