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Kate Gluck

Kate Gluck is the Director of Sales and Marketing at JBC Technologies.



A Selection Guide to 3M™ PSA Adhesive Tapes for Low Surface Energy (LSE) Applications


There's a lot that goes into adhesive tape selection. That's why JBC Technologies teamed up with 3M™ to create an easy-to-use, educational selection guide for 3M LSE bonding solutions - Tapes and Adhesives for Low Surface Energy Applications: 3M LSE Product Selection Guide. Download it today and learn more about why surface energy matters, the surface energy of commonly used substrates, and the adhesive tape performance properties you need to consider during the design phase of your project.

Adhesive Tapes Material Selection Bonding Attachment Assembly 3M
Custom Die-Cut 3M low surface energy (LSE) adhesive tapes

Faces of JBC: Get to Know Wioleta Kielbasinska


Welcome to the newest edition of our “Faces of JBC Technologies” series. Today, we’ve chosen to feature an employee we were lucky enough to add to our team as part of our acquisition of HST Materials Inc:  JBC Chicago General Manager, Wioleta Kielbasinska

Faces of JBC
Wioleta Kielbasinska, General Manager, JBC-Chicago

JBC Technologies to Exhibit at 2022 Automotive Interiors Expo


JBC Technologies Brings Its Material Converting & Precision Die Cutting Expertise to the 2022 Automotive Interiors Expo The largest and most anticipated trade show in North America focused exclusively

Trade Shows Automotive Buzz Squeak & Rattle (BSR) Noise Vibration & Harshness (NVH) Bonding Adhesive Tapes Foam Reclosable Fasteners
Image of an automotive interior overlaid with the words Automotive Interiors Expo 2022 - Novi, Michigan - October 25-27, 2022

How to Select Adhesive Tapes for In-Vitro Diagnostic (IVD) Devices


Diagnostic adhesives are tricky in that they must serve to effectively hold the device together without impacting the diagnostic result. And while JBC Technologies is an expert at converting these adhesives into functional parts, we are thrilled to have the extensive knowledge of our best-in-class suppliers at our disposal to get in-depth insight on the ins and outs of adhesive technology...

Adhesive Tapes Mactac Healthcare Medical Cleanroom Manufacturing Material Selection Stick-to-Skin Bonding Pressure Sensitive Adhesives
COVID-19 Blood Testing Strip and Hands with Blue Vinyl Gloves

Guide to Adhesive Tapes & Automotive Electronics (Interior)


Automotive passenger comfort and convenience are both accelerating at a rapid pace, and consumers want their vehicles to provide more than just transportation. From complex infotainment systems to heated steering wheels, the evolution of interior automotive electronics from luxury items to expected standard equipment leads manufacturers to seek new ways to bond, seal, and attach them...

Adhesive Tapes Attachment Bonding Automotive Electronics Avery Dennison Pressure Sensitive Adhesives
Driver inside electric vehicle using a tablet and showing electronics in the interior.

Is Materials Science the Answer to the EV Battery Thermal Runaway Question?


At JBC, we have experience converting materials used in EV battery applications. But, before any converting is possible, a great deal of research and development work is necessary to find the right material for your application. Our Q&A blog series is designed to help you better understand the performance materials available and how JBC and our vendor partners can assist you with the selection process. Today's post highlights Morgan Advanced Materials’ EST™ compression paper, designed to accommodate the cyclical expansion of pouch and prismatic cells.

Thermal Management Automotive Electric Vehicle Ceramic Papers Morgan Advanced Materials Thermal Insulation Battery Material Selection
Thermal runaway prevention through die cut specialty materials