Meridian Adhesives Group (Meridian) announced late last week the acquisition of Pacific Adhesive Systems (PAS), a Malaysia-based company serving the electronics, semiconductor and medical markets with high-performance adhesive and coating solutions.
Established in 2004, PAS is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company with operations in Malaysia, Thailand, China and Hong Kong. The company’s range of products includes adhesives, coatings, sealants, thermal interface materials, tapes, cleaning chemicals, greases and lubricants.
“Having joined Meridian Adhesives Group, we are now positioned to reach greater heights in innovative adhesive solutions,” said David Lee, PAS President. “With the backing of Meridian, we will be able to further support customers regardless of their location.”
PAS will be joining Meridian’s Electronics Division, which is comprised of Epoxy Technology, Inc.; Epoxies, Etc.; Epoxy Technology Europe; GENTEC; and FT Polymer. PAS has an established relationship with Meridian, having been a key supplier of Epoxy Technology and Epoxies, Etc. products to the Asian market for more than 15 years.
“PAS has been a long-time partner of Meridian’s Electronics Division,” said Daniel Pelton, CEO of Meridian Adhesives Group. “I am glad to have this trusted partner formally joining the Meridian group as we extend our global footprint into Asia. Together with David Lee and his team, we look forward to further building our Electronics Division through expanded product lines, increased service and additional acquisitions globally.”