Sika Corporation Returns as Sponsor of Auto Glass Week™ 2015

Sika Corporation is returning as a Silver Sponsor of Auto Glass Week™ 2015. The three-day international event is proud to once again welcome Sika Corporation, a leading supplier of adhesives and sealants serving the automotive, automotive aftermarket, automotive OES, industrial, marine and transportation markets.

“Sika Corporation’s Industry Division is headquartered in Madison Heights, Mich.,” says Sam Hemke, senior market field manager of aftermarket. “Sika is a leading supplier of adhesives and sealants serving the automotive, automotive aftermarket, automotive OES, industrial, marine, and transportation markets. Product lines include polyurethane adhesives and sealants, hot melt adhesives, epoxies, acrylics, silicones and butyl sealants. Specific applications for Sika adhesives and sealants are found in the appliance & component, automotive glass replacement, automotive OEM and OES, fenestration, HVAC, marine, metal building, and transportation industries.

The company is returning as a Sponsor for Auto Glass Week because, “the show in Reno is a great opportunity for everyone in the AGRR industry to meet and showcase new innovative products and services, as well as providing a platform to discuss new and relevant topics,” says Hemke.

“Auto Glass Week is important for the automotive glass industry as it allows all facets of the industry to meet in one place,” he adds. “The show enables open discussion on new topics and for vendors it allows them to showcase their new products and services. For Sika, it is a great way to connect with our valued customers and show them our new innovative products.”

Sika will display its full line of AGR adhesives and accessory products at this year’s Auto Glass Week.

“We have recently introduced SikaTack® MACH 30 and SikaTack® MACH 60 into our AGR product offering,” says Hemke. “These polyurethane adhesives, respectively, have Safe Drive-Away-Times (SDAT) of 30 and 60 minutes, are all-in-one modulus, non-conductive and can be used from 0-120°F. Additional accessory products that we will showcase at this year’s show are our new Sika® Primer-207, Sika® PowerClean Aid, Sika® Clean Glass and 465ml unipacks. For all the dual AGR and flat glass shops attending, we will have our full line of flat glass polyurethane and silicone products at this year’s show as well.”

Mark your calendars now to visit with Sika Corporation on the exhibition floor, as well as all the Sponsors at this year’s event. Registration for Auto Glass Week 2015 is open and pre-registration discounts end September 8.

The annual event, co-sponsored by AGRR™ magazine, Auto Glass Safety Council™, Independent Glass Association, National Glass Association and National Windshield Repair Association, draws attendees and top players from throughout the industry to the exhibition floor each year. Auto Glass Week will be held at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center and Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in Reno, Nev.

When asked about show specials available, Hemke says, “Sika has introduced two new and innovative polyurethane products to our product line offering in 2015. SikaTack® MACH 30 and SikaTack® MACH 60 are now available and are all-in-one modulus, non-conductive and can be used from 0-120°F.  Stop by Sika’s booth No. 500 to learn more about these new products, as well as other innovative products that we are introducing to our customers this year.”

Let the event devoted to the automotive glass industry and making connections that drive profit work for you. Join Sika Corporation and the other companies working for the betterment of our industry. For more information on attending, competing or sponsoring, visit the official event website.

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