MBK Tape Solutions Blog

Read about MBK Tape Solutions products, services, noteworthy events, awards and more.

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Materials Matter When Manufacturing Components in Stick-to-Skin Wearable Medical Devices

May 13, 2022

MBK Tape Solutions, a Boyd company, help product engineers design and manufacture the various component layers in stick-to-skin medical devices and wearable biosensors. Skin-friendly devices are used for a variety of applications, such as diagnostics, bio-fluidics, monitoring blood pressure, heart rate, and glucose levels, and treating health issues using electrical stimulation or transdermal drug delivery. […]

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MBK Tape Solutions Launches a Redesigned Website

March 28, 2022

MBK Tape Solutions, a fabricator of adhesive tapes and flexible materials, announced the launch of their newly redesigned website, www.mbktape.com. The revamped website features a new contemporary look and an easier-to-navigate layout. The new website incorporates a scrolling navigation menu along the top, a left-side menu, call to action buttons and contact us forms on […]

Wearable Medical Adhesive Tapes Applications

Medical Adhesive Tapes for Every Stage of Life

January 27, 2022

Wearable medical adhesive tapes and related flexible materials can be utilized at every stage of life, from neonatal to geriatric care. Tapes may be applied directly to the skin to protect sensitive body parts such as eyes and feet, heal wounds, or enhance body image with adhesive beauty aids. Skin-friendly tapes can also be used […]

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MBK Tape Solutions is Acquired by Boyd Corporation

January 10, 2022

MBK Tape Solutions is thrilled to announce that we were acquired by Boyd Corporation, a global leader in engineered materials and thermal management technologies, on December 15, 2021. With similar core values and goals, we felt this acquisition is a perfect match. Our tape converting expertise combined with Boyd’s global footprint and extensive assets will […]

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MBK Trade Shows & Events

January 10, 2022

Mark your calendars for the upcoming events and visit with the MBK Tape Solutions team. Trade shows are listed with the date, location and booth number for the calendar year. To visit the event web site, simply click the underlined tradeshow, where you will find detailed information and easy online registration for complimentary hall admission. […]

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Designing Medical Adhesives for Healthcare & Retail Applications

January 9, 2022

Whether for healthcare, personal care, beauty/fashion aids, or athletic protection, medical-grade adhesives and tapes serve many functions throughout our lifetime. From neonatal to geriatric care, we depend on adhesive tapes to protect, heal, and enhance the skin. With new advances in science and technology, medical tapes and flexible materials are being used to adhere devices […]

MD&M West – Medical Design & Manufacturing Tradeshow New Window – August 10-12, 2021

October 25, 2021

(POSTPONED) / Rescheduled from February 9-11, 2021 Join us at MD&M West on August 10-12, 2021 at the Anaheim Convention Center. Visit MBK Tape Solutions (Booth #3271). Use SPECIALMBK to signup at mdmwest.com/SPECIAL for free. Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) West 2021 is where serious professionals find the technologies, education, and connections to stay ahead […]

BIOMEDigital – MD&M Virtual Event – November 4-5, 2020

October 25, 2021

BIOMEDevice is Going Virtual Join MBK Tape Solutions on November 4-5-2020 ONLINE Register at BIOMEDigital Virtual Event BIOMEDigital is an all-new two-day free virtual event for the biomed industry taking place November 4-5, 2020. This event helps keep biomed innovators, decision-makers and engineers connected by offering five tracks of expert-led content sessions, including industry trends, […]

BIOMEDevice – MD&M Event – December 9 – 10, 2021

October 25, 2021

Don’t miss Silicon Valley’s Leading Event for Medtech Professionals! December 9 – 10, 2021 RESCHEDULED FROM DECEMBER 9 – 10, 2020 San Jose Convention Center San Jose, CA Visit MBK Tape Solutions (Booth #824) Register at BIOMEDevice San Jose

Manufacturing Transdermal Patches for the Nutraceutical and CBD Market

October 21, 2021

Since the 1970s, transdermal patches have been used to aid motion sickness, hypertension, hormone replacement, nicotine, and most recently, cannabis consumption.  Transdermal patches, also known as Transdermal Delivery Systems TDS, deliver a specific steady dose of medicine into the skin, which absorbs directly into the bloodstream. Pharmaceutical drugs such as nicotine, fentanyl, and hormones used […]

Honoring the Life of Courtney Langdon-Codd

September 1, 2021

To customers, vendors, and friends, It is with great sadness we share the loss of Courtney Langdon-Codd, passing the afternoon of Thursday, September 9th, due to the Coronavirus. She is survived by her husband (Fred), mother, and father. Courtney joined the MBK Team in 1998, serving in many different roles, including Sales, Customer Service, Supply […]