Meridian Adhesives Group Acquires American Sealants

Houston, TX, December 8, 2021-Meridian Adhesives Group (Meridian) announced the acquisition of American Sealants Inc (ASI).

Located in Fort Wayne, Indiana, ASI specializes in the innovation of product assembly adhesives and sealants. These solutions are used in multiple applications and markets, including industrial, DIY, transportation, residential and commercial building, and construction.

ASI will join Meridian's Industrial Division, which serves the flooring, packaging and product assembly markets. The company brings a broad product line and technology base to the division's product assembly category.

Established in 1987, ASI provides sealant and adhesive technical support and packaging solutions to customers around the world. The company offers high volume users the opportunity to private label silicone and sealant products, while simultaneously providing custom packaging innovations.

The company will be led by president Andrew Zaremba, as past president, Chris Zaremba, steps into a consulting role.

In May 2018, Meridian completed the acquisitions of Epoxy Technology and Adhesives Technology Corporation, and in July 2020, it acquired E-Chem. In May 2021, Meridian’s subsidiary W.F. Taylor acquired Frontier Products. Meridian also owns W.F. Taylor, Evans Adhesive Corporation and Polycom.