From 1927 to Present Day

Having invested considerably in our global research and development facilities, the results of Scapa's continuous development focus are tried and tested at pilot scale. Products are then manufactured in specialised centers of excellence, dedicated to developing ranges of unrivaled quality.

2018

Acquisition of Systagenix Wound Management Manufacturing Limited

Acquisition of Systagenix Wound Management Manufacturing Limited September 2018 (View)

2018

Acquisition of BioMed Laboratories

Acquisition of BioMed Laboratories LLC March 2018 (View)

2017

Acquisition of Markel Industries

Acquisition of Markel Industries 2017 (View)

2016

Acquisition of EuroMed Inc.

Acquisition of EuroMed Inc. 2016 (View)

2015

Acquisition of First Water Limited

Acquisition of First Water Limited 2015 (View)

2011

Acquisition of Webtec

Acquisition of Webtec 2011 (View)

2011

Creation of Scapa Brazil Subsidiary

Creation of Scapa Brazil Subsidiary 2011 (View)

2011

Scapa Tapes India PvT Ltd

Scapa Tapes India PvT Ltd, 2011

2007

Divestment of Sealants business

Divestment of Sealants business to Hodgson, 2007

2006

Divestment of Megolon business

Divestment of Megolon business to AlphaGary, 2006 (View)

2001

Cable Components (UK)

Cable Components (UK) join Scapa, 2001

2001

Lusa Inc (USA)

Lusa Inc (USA) join Scapa, 2001

2001

Medifix Adhesive Products (UK)

Medifix Adhesive Products (UK) join Scapa, 2001

2000

Great Lakes Technologies

Great Lakes Technologies join Scapa, 2000

2000

Joint venture

Joint venture with Mei Wei Holdings (HK), 2000

2000

Acutek Int Inc (USA)

Acutek Int Inc (USA) join Scapa, 2000

1999

Scapa divested traditional paper business

Scapa divested traditional paper business to concentrate on tapes, 1999

1998

Tapes companies become known as Scapa Tapes

Tapes companies become known as Scapa Tapes, 1998

1997

Sellotape Industrial (UK & Switzerland)

Sellotape Industrial (UK & Switzerland) join Scapa, 1997

1997

Finite (USA)

Finite (USA) join Scapa, 1997

1995

Coating Sciences Inc (USA)

Coating Sciences Inc (USA) join Scapa, 1995

1995

Renfrew Tapes

Renfrew Tapes (Canada) join Scapa, 1995

1993

Barnier (France & Germany)

Barnier (France & Germany) join Scapa, 1993

1993

Saba (France)

Saba (France) join Scapa, 1993

1992

Adenax (Italy)

Adenax (Italy) join Scapa, 1992

1988

Lindsay and Williams Ltd (UK)

Lindsay and Williams Ltd (UK) join Scapa, 1988

1987

Rotunda (UK)

Rotunda (UK) became first tapes company to join Scapa, 1987

1927

Founded

Scapa Group formed in 1927 as Scapa Dryers Ltd