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Distributor of specialty chemicals and equipment including adhesives, sealants, lubricants, coatings, encapsulants, and tapes. Soldering products, surface preparations, UV curing equipment, maintenance and repair products, and dispensing equipment available. Custom dispensing equipment and packaging products are also offered. Value-added services include custom labeling and documentation, managed inventory services, converting services, and custom formulation provided. Contract manufacturing and low pressure molding services provided. Serves the battery, defense, transportation, lighting, medical, power, and consumer product industries.

Company Description by Ellsworth Adhesives

Ellsworth Adhesives is a solutions provider for applications and manufacturing processes that utilize adhesives, sealants, coatings, encapsulants, lubricants, tapes, other specialty chemicals and related equipment from top manufacturers including Dow, Henkel, Dymax, 3M, Parker LORD, Humiseal, Sika, Techcon, and many others. Ellsworth Adhesives also provides custom chemical formulation to meet exact application requirements or custom packaging of chemicals in cartridges, kits, or syringes for easy application in precise amounts.

Ellsworth Adhesives® specialty chemical knowledge spans across multiple industries including electronics, lighting, automotive, aerospace, medical and general assembly. A global network of engineering sales representatives is available to assist with the integration of adhesives through the design, supply and production processes. Ellsworth Adhesives offers accurate documentation, labeling and shelf-life control. ISO 9001:2015 and AS9120B certified.

Ellsworth Adhesives, Germantown, WI

Products / Services Offered

All Brands Carried

  • 2 Ton
  • 3M
  • 5 Minute
  • 5 Minute Epoxy
  • Ablestik
  • Accu-Cal
  • Accuspray
  • AiT
  • Albion
  • Alloy Products
  • Amazing Goop
  • Armite
  • Armstrong
  • Ashby Cross
  • Ashland
  • AssureCure
  • BD
  • Bennett
  • Bennett & Bennett
  • Bergquist
  • Black Max
  • BlueWave
  • Bonderite
  • Bondmaster
  • Bostik
  • Camie
  • Caulkmaster
  • Chem Seal
  • Chem-Calk
  • Chemseal

Business Details

Primary Company Type:
  • Distributor
Additional Activities:
  • Manufacturer, Custom Manufacturer, Service Company, Finishing Service Company
Key Personnel:
  • Jas Kaur, Senior Manager - Marketing & Digital Experience

Diverse / Small Bus. Status

Annual Sales:
  • $100 - 249.9 Mil
No of Employees:
  • 1000+
Year Founded:
  • 1974

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MicroCare FRZ Anti-Static Circuit Chiller is used to find intermittent faults in circuit boards or as a heat sink for sensitive components during hand soldering. Includes a conductive additive to minimize static build-up and ice formation. Non-flammable, safe on plastics, More... and chills to lower than -45 ºC in seconds. Does not leave residues or generate component-shattering thermal shock. 10 oz Aerosol. Less
SCS 980 Ionized Air Gun is used to neutralize electrostatic charges by removing particle contamination and electrostatic attraction. It is compact and lightweight and maintains a constant balanced ionization for control of surface charges. It meets ANSI/ESD S20.20 standards More... and is NIST calibrated. 120 V. Less
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Additional Information Provided by Ellsworth Adhesives

Company Information

The Glue Doctor�
The Glue Doctor® represents Ellsworth Adhesives' unique capability to help customers find the right assembly solution for their business. Our engineering sales representatives (ESRS) and technical service group work together with industry leading material and equipment suppliers to develop an assembly process that meets your needs. - 200+ ESRs around the globe - ESRs have over 800 years of combined experience - Educated in chemical, electrical, mechanical and aerospace engineering
ISO 9001:2015 and AS9120B Certification
Find it ALL at
The Ellsworth Adhesives website has: - Over 5000 products to shop from - An SDS/TDS finder - Technical library - Videos - Live online chat and - Quoting capabilities
A Video Overview of Ellsworth Adhesives
This video describes Ellsworth Adhesives and the benefits we provide our customers. Ellsworth Adhesives represents the best manufacturers of assembly materials and dispensing equipment in the world. Our Glue Doctors help customers optimize their processes to achieve maximum productivity at minimum cost and achieve superior end product performance.
Ellsworth Adhesives - Global Map
A world map displaying Ellsworth Adhesives global reach.
A description of Ellsworth Adhesives and the products and services offered.

Product Information

Fisnar builds some of the best dispensing robots for adhesives and specialty chemicals. This guide discusses the variety of Fisnar robots available.
A selection guide discussing thermally conductive materials.
A product guide discussing Bostik's ChemCalk brand adhesives and sealants.
Resinlab produces adhesives and specialty chemicals in electronics applications.
A product guide for Dymax adhesives, sealants, encapsulants, conformal coatings and light curing equipment.
Dow Corning Video: Dispensable Thermal Pads
New Dow Corning Dispensable Thermal Pads offer increased thermal performance and lower system costs for LED lamps and luminaires. Dispensable Thermal Pads are an innovative technology developed for more cost-effective thermal management in LED lighting applications.
This brochure discusses the adhesives available for medical device assembly from Henkel Loctite.
Permabond is a manufacturer of adhesives used in many industries including aerospace, transportation, lighting, furniture and electronics.
A product selector guide for Dymax's EMax brand of light curing adhesives. EMax products are exclusive to Ellsworth Adhesives.
Fisnar's Quantx brand of precisely engineered dispensing components reduces waste, increases accuracy and provides a superior dispensing experience.
LORD 810 is a low read-through acrylic adhesive with a fast cure time. It is perfect for applications where aesthetics are key.
The guide discussed Henkel Loctite adhesives specifically designed for aerospace applications.

Capabilities / Services

Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
Our fully integrated, Electronic Data Interchange System (EDI) is an efficient tool for automatically transmitting data business-to-business. Electronic ordering increases speed of processing orders, improves accuracy, and minimizes delays. It also helps to reduce paperwork, cost, and errors. With this added benefit we can provide our customers with electronic invoicing and payments to completely automate the process.
Warehouse Management Services
Ellsworth Adhesives utilizes a fully automated, Warehouse Management System (WMS) that enables accurate order processing, quality analysis, and customizable features. It integrates well with our inventory management program and ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) system. We are committed to continuous improvement in developing the most efficient process for our customers.
Electronic Overmolding Services
Ellsworth Adhesives offers low pressure molding contract manufacturing services that combine the superior performance of thermoplastics with the versatility low pressure molding systems, This process is ideal for encapsulating electronic assemblies to protect against environmental exposures.
KitPackers offers custom packaging for adhesives, sealants, specialty chemical manufacturers and other adhesive/sealant users and resellers.
Protective Outer Packaging
Ellsworth Adhesives has developed innovative packaging systems to help protect materials that are susceptible to damage such as round and rectangular cans, pails, jugs, bottles, and tubes. The enhanced packaging provides extra protection against damage that may occur during transit and compensates for lower quality primary packaging, all at no extra cost to our customer.
Ask the Glue Doctor�
The Glue Doctor® represents Ellsworth Adhesives' unique capability for helping customers find the right assembly solution for their business. The engineering sales representatives (ESRs) and technical service personnel specialize in industrial applications and combining leading material and equipment suppliers, plus assist customers in qualifying, sourcing, purchasing, stocking and using products seamlessly.
Global Managed Inventory
With our many shipping branches, we can efficiently manage inventory levels at sites scattered across the country and overseas. By placing purchase orders through one uniform supplier, better lead times and inventory control are achieved and costs reduced. Ellsworth Adhesives is committed to quick delivery of the most advanced products to anywhere in the world.
Ellsworth Adhesives is staffed with experienced personnel who have met the standards of the Certified U.S. Export Compliance Officer®, (CUSECO®) program. All USA manufacturers and exporters must register with the United States Department of State and remain up-to-date with International Traffic Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Export Administration Regulation (EAR) procedures. Certified Ellsworth Adhesives staff demonstrate the knowledge and expertise necessary for the distribution of materials and c
Fisnar Video: Free Video Trial Program
The simplest way to see what Fisnar robots can do for your application is with a Free Video Trial. Just send Fisnar a sample of your part and a sample of your material, and Fisnar's lab will, free of charge, make a trial run using your parts and material, video tape the trial run, and send you the video and completed parts.
Custom Labeling & Documentation
Custom labeling and providing manufacturer documentation is a fundamental requirement for many of our customers. Ellsworth Adhesives offers accurate label data and documents that are fully customizable to help you manage your inventory and comply with industry standards.
Custom Formulation
Ellsworth Adhesives partners with Resinlab and The Glue Factory to provide you with custom formulated adhesives, sealants, and potting systems to your specifications.
Ellsworth Adhesives offers a web-based inventory management program that provides real-time inventory visibility and is customized to fit each customer's needs.
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News & Press Releases


Company News
September 10, 2018 - Ellsworth Adhesives Europe, leading distributor of adhesives, specialty chemicals and adhesive dispensing equipment, is pleased to confirm its attendance at the Elektronikmesse trade fair. Taking place in the Odense Congress Centre from September 11th – 13th, E-18 is Denmark’s biggest trade show for the electronics industry. New for the 2018 edition of Elektronikmesse (E-18), is the partner event R-18 Robotics Technology. As robots are now becoming part of everyday life, R-18...
Literature & Websites
July 10, 2018 - The free, searchable Gluespec database from Ellsworth Adhesives contains curated, quality technical data on over 7,000 adhesives, coatings, and sealants for industrial applications. GERMANTOWN, WISCONSIN, May 15, 2018 - Engineers trying to keep track of the huge number of adhesives, coatings, sealants, and specialty chemical materials now have some relief. The free, searchable Gluespec database from Ellsworth Adhesives is a new engineering research tool designed by engineers for engineers to...
Company News
June 2, 2017 - GERMANTOWN, WI - May, 2017 - Ellsworth Adhesives, a global distributor of adhesives, specialty chemicals, and dispensing equipment, is pleased to announce that they will now sell the LORD Corporation electronic materials product line. A distributor of LORD® structural adhesives since 1982, Ellsworth Adhesives is a global corporation with more than 40 years of experience providing adhesive solutions to a wide variety of industrial markets. According to Matt Ryan, LORD Distribution Manager...
Products in the News
April 5, 2017 - Ellsworth Adhesives, distributor of adhesives, specialty chemicals and dispensing equipment, is pleased to reveal the latest addition to its equipment range – the SK-350T2 Centrifugal Planetary Mixer with mixing and degassing system. Manufactured in Japan by the Shashin Kagaku Product Company, the SK-350T2 is a Kakuhunter brand product with CE approval. This newly developed centrifugal planetary mixer can degas a wide range of single component materials or simultaneously mix and degas...
Company News
March 14, 2017 - GERMANTOWN, WI – March, 2017 – Ellsworth Adhesives, a global distributor of adhesives, specialty chemicals, and dispensing equipment, is pleased to announce the Dow Corning Distributor Seller of the Year Award for 2016 has been awarded to two of their Engineering Sales Representatives (ESR). Dow Corning is a fully owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company. This annual award (Gold, Silver, and Bronze) is given to the top Dow Corning distributor sellers who demonstrate top sales...
People in the News
March 8, 2017 - GERMANTOWN, WI – March, 2017 – Ellsworth Adhesives, a global distributor of adhesives, specialty chemicals, and dispensing equipment, is pleased to announce that the Henkel 2016 Sales Pro of the Year was awarded to their Engineering Sales Representative (ESR), Ken McIntosh. This award is given to Henkel distributor sellers who demonstrate top sales growth, focus on emerging markets, and exhibit exceptional performance in the sale of Henkel industrial products. This outstanding...
Company News
February 22, 2017 - GERMANTOWN, WI - February, 2017 - Ellsworth Adhesives, a global distributor of adhesives, specialty chemicals and dispensing equipment, is pleased to announce it has received the Dow 2016 Gold Level Distributor Award. This prestigious award highlights Ellsworth Adhesives’ outstanding distribution performance for Dow's Performance Silicone Products throughout the year. The Gold Level Distributor status is an acknowledgment of significant contributions made by key distributors. The...
Company News
December 15, 2016 - STONEY CREEK, ONTARIO – December, 2016 – Ellsworth Adhesives announces it is now an authorized distributor of Henkel’s surface treatments and structural adhesive products for the Aerospace industry in Canada, with an authorized warehouse located in Stoney Creek, ON Canada. Henkel is an industry leading manufacturer of adhesives, sealants, coatings, and specialty materials, offering a complete line of certified products in the Aerospace industry. Henkel develops structural...
Literature & Websites
September 6, 2016 - GERMANTOWN, WI- August, 2016- Ellsworth Adhesives, a global distributor of adhesives, specialty chemicals and dispensing equipment, is pleased to announce that they will be partnering with Henkel Corporation to sponsor a live webinar called “LED ...
Products in the News
June 6, 2016 - GERMANTOWN, WI – Ellsworth Adhesives, a global distributor of adhesives, specialty chemicals and dispensing equipment, is pleased to announce that they will be exhibiting at this year’s Sensor’s Expo at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California June 22-23 in booth 1217. This year at Sensors Expo, Ellsworth Adhesives is partnering with Moldman™ Systems, a manufacturer of low pressure injection molding machines. Moldman™ Systems will be showcasing one of...
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