Advanced adhesive solutions to suit all your needs

Distributors Of High Performance Adhesives to Australia, New Zealand and Australasia.

Packaging & Labelling

A Challenge That No Other Is Better Able To Meet!

We offer a wide range of adhesive options for all your labelling needs.  There is a clean, high quality hot melt solution for all labelling applications.

Hot melts for packaging applications
  • Coated or uncoated papers
  • Metallised foils
  • Polypropylene
  • Polystyrene
  • PET
  • PVC
  • Other materials
Applications and industries
  • Case and carton board bonding
  • Aseptic Applications including capping and straw attachment
  • BRC approved packaging adhesives
  • Agricultural boxes, flour bags
  • Coffee cup adhesives (hotmelt and water based)
  • Label adhesives (alkali washable and permanent grades, hotmelt and water based)
  • Closing and E Commerce adhesives
  • Paper bag adhesives (hotmelt and water based)
  • Hotmelt adhesives for difficult to bond substrate such as PET, PP , metallic surfaces
  • Specialist deep freeze adhesives


Adhesives for the challenges of the Woodworking Industry!

Our range of high quality hot melt and membrane press adhesives are world class.

Hot melts for woodworking applications
  • Edgebanding
  • Softforming
  • Profile wrapping
  • Precoating
  • V-grooving
  • Foam bonding
  • Plastic and metal trim bonding
Applications and industries
  • Profile wrapping
  • Softforming
  • Edgebanding
  • Precoating
  • Foam bonding
  • 3d membrane pressing

Construction & Textile Lamination

Adhesives for the challenges of the Construction & Textile Lamination Industry!

Our textile hot melt adhesives are used for a diverse range of applications on many different substrates

Hot melts for Textile Lamination applications
  • Woven fabrics
  • Non-woven fabrics
  • Specialty fabrics
  • Extensive analytical and functional testing
Applications and industries
  • Automotive
  • Home and office fabric laminates
  • Apparel fabric laminates for active wear and protective apparel
  • Industrial Laminates
  • Medical wear
  • Flame retardant fabrics

Bookbinding & Print Finishing

A challenge that no other is better able to meet!

Our range of hot melt adhesives and water based adhesives are world class.  There is a clean, high quality hot melt solution for all bookbinding applications.

Hot melts for bookbinding applications
  • Art papers
  • Heavily coated papers
  • Cross grain papers
  • Wood free papers
  • Newsprint
  • Velum
  • Plastics and metallised foils used for tip ins
Applications and industries
  • Low application temperature
  • Spine glues
  • Side glues
  • Tip ins
  • Recyclability
  • Multishot systems

Non Woven

Adhesives For The Diverse and Demanding BAMCare Industry!

Our BAMCare range includes products that have been designed for use of permanently bonding non-woven materials, such as those found in the feminine hygiene or nappy construction industries.

Hot melts for BAMCare applications
  • Products that have been designed to bond elastic strands to non-woven materials to create elasticated leg cuffs.
  • Products designed for the self-adhesive positioning strip on feminine hygiene and other similar products to secure the product in place.
Applications and industries
  • Strong Adhesion
  • High elasticity
  • Exceptional retention of shape
  • UV fluorescence where required
  • High clarity

Flexible Packaging

A Challenge That No Other Is Better Able To Meet!

Our range of high quality flexible packaging polyurethane adhesives are world class.

Polyurethanes for flexible packaging applications
  • Can be used to contain very aggressive filling goods.
  • Compostable solvent based adhesive suitable for laminating biodegradable films.
  • Solvent free aliphatic adhesive that resists high thermal processes and is in full compositional compliance with FDA and EU regulations
  • High speed lamination of high-barrier structures
  • Approved by digital ink manufacturers
Applications and industries
  • Withstand retort and ovenable applications.
  • High solids application
  • Low solvent retention
  • High green tack
  • Excellent wettability
  • Brilliant optical appearance
  • High speed machine

Product Assembly

Adhesives for the challenges of product asssembly

Johns Adhesives supplies a wide range of adhesive options for all your product assembly needs

Hot melts for product assembly applications
  • Metal
  • Plastics
  • Rubber
  • Ceramics
  • Glass
  • Wood
  • Fibreboard
  • Fabrics
  • Paper
  • Leather
  • Bitumen sheet
  • Foams
Applications and industries
  • Automotive
  • Cable industry
  • Civil engineering
  • White goods
  • Filtration
  • Gasketing
  • Electronics
  • Foam bonding – replacing solvent based adhesives
  • Solar panels

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