Webinar on ‘Different Types of Adhesive used in Footwear and Leather Goods Industry’ held at FDDI, Kolkata campus
A webinar on ‘Different Types of Adhesive used in Footwear and Leather Goods Industry’ was held at Footwear Design & Development Institute (FDDI), Kolkata campus on 18th August 2020.
It was organized by School of Footwear Design and Production and conducted by Henkel Adhesive Technologies India Pvt. Ltd.
Henkel is a leading multinational company and is associated with big companies in India like Adidas, Puma, Nike, Bata, etc.
The resource persons for the webinar were Mr. Brijesh Sharma (Technical Manager) and Mr. Tapas (Technical Sales-AIS) who have been working with Henkel for a long time.
Both the resource persons briefed about the vital role of adhesive in footwear and leather goods industry and about some new & advanced technology introduced for adhesion.
They informed that some new developments have been done in the past few years which have improved the quality of footwear and leather goods in terms of bonding and durability.
Through this webinar, students were able to understand the importance of adhesives in footwear and leather goods industry and enhance their knowledge about its technical aspects & bonding processes.