Aabbitt Industrial Adhesives Inc was founded by Mr. Benjamin B. Sarmas on July 31, 1967. In mid 1969 we acquired the Envelope product line of Illinois Adhesives which had been successfully marketed primarily in the Midwest region for over forty years.

June 1970 Aabbitt Adhesives acquired Jade Adhesives Company, which was predominantly in the book binding and packaging adhesives.

June 1978 Aabbitt Adhesives acquired Advance Adhesives Inc, with complete facilities for Water-Based and Hot Melt adhesives, serving the packaging industry. Finally by mid 1981, we acquired Standard Paste & Glue Company Inc, which had been incorporated in 1917. We operate two facilities in Chicago with an emphasis on innovation and maintaining performance of products.

Aabbitt Adhesives has been in the forefront of the producing industry solutions with innovative adhesives, that have the most consistent testing results. We pride ourselves with our products service and reliability.

Our commitment to excellence is unsurpassed with our comprehensive adhesive product lines developed and formulated to your specific needs.

Graphic Arts

Aabbitt Adhesives has a full line of hot melt and water based adhesives for the graphic arts industry.

Laminating Adhesives

Aabbitt Adhesives offers a broad range of laminating adhesives for high speed applications.


Aabbitt Adhesives formulates envelope gums for a variety of conditions and for every type of envelope folding equipment

Bottle & Can Labeling

Aabbitt Adhesives casein and non-casein bottle label glues offer a high wet tack for cold wet bottles, reducing label flagging.


We’re the water based and hot melt adhesives professionals who deliver the best results.

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