Meridian Adhesives Acquires Europe's GENTEC, FT Polymer

Merdian gains two European adhesive suppliers for the electronics, medical, aerospace and automotive industries.

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DALTON, GA — Meridian Adhesives Group announced Wednesday the acquisition of GENTEC and FT Polymer, two European-based adhesive suppliers for the electronics, medical, aerospace and automotive industries.

The companies’ range of products include adhesives, encapsulants, coatings, UV-curing technology and dispensing equipment. The two companies will be joining Meridian’s Electronics Division and working directly with Epoxy Technology Europe under the guidance of Nicolas Schwarz, Managing Director. 

“After years of working with GENTEC and FT Polymer, we are excited to have these two well-established companies joining Meridian,” said Schwarz. “I am looking forward to the expertise they will bring to our Electronics Division.”

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Both GENTEC and FT Polymer have long-standing reputations as partners with Meridian’s Electronics Division, which is comprised of Epoxy Technology, Inc., Epoxy Technology Europe, and Epoxies, Etc. GENTEC currently serves Belgium, The Netherlands and Luxembourg, while FT Polymer serves France, Morocco, Tunisia and Algeria.

“GENTEC and FT Polymer are trusted names in the electronic adhesives market in Europe,” said Daniel Pelton, CEO of Meridian Adhesives Group. “Adding them to our fast-growing Electronics Division will only serve to strengthen our team and enhance our global footprint. We are pleased to have them join us.”

The Electronics Division of Meridian Adhesives Group provides high technology products with experienced technical support. Epoxy, urethane, silicone and UV materials that are manufactured by Epoxy Technology and Epoxies, Etc. have been used in some of the most demanding applications. These companies are trusted partners of organizations throughout the world. For more information regarding GENTEC or FT Polymer visit and

Meridian Adhesives Group is a manufacturer of high-value adhesive technologies. With a broad portfolio of dynamic solutions, Meridian serves the electronics, infrastructure, flooring, packaging and product assembly markets. The group’s operations are located in the Americas and EMEA, with a multitude of sales/service offices worldwide that are positioned to serve Meridian’s global customer base.

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