January 2016
Latest ITR Economics Report focused on upward trends in manufacturing
In the January 2016 ITR Economics Report, snapshot indicators predict an upward swing in manufacturing for the first month of the new year. Other areas trending up include retail sales, medical, auto production, electronics, and housing--all areas of importance to PSTC and its membership.

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PSTC's focuses on tape usage, markets and applications 
PSTC's 'sister' website,, is market and application driven, developed for the end user looking for information on how PSA tape can be used in their particular industry sector. Transportation and Construction are just two of ThinkTape's current industry focus. The site also addresses PSA tape strength as well as information on PSA tape used for design. So, why tape? Find out at! 


Tape Summit 2016 to include new offerings
PSTC's Tape Summit 2016, taking place May 2-6 at the Hyatt Regency Orlando, Orlando, Fl, gives professionals unprecedented opportunities to build their PSA tape knowledge. This industry-focused event provides segmented and flexible learning options to help you formulate the most effective educational experience possible. New for 2016: PSTC Regulatory Summit and RTM Orientation.

Registration and details can be found by clicking here.

"Expert Insight" coming soon to 
PSTC's membership is a membership of experts in the world of PSA tape. Over the next couple of months member companies will begin to share their expertise through white papers, articles, case studies and other modes of content delivery in "Expert Insight," an ever-evolving online area dedicated to trends, innovations and new technologies in tape. This content, formulated to help expand your tape acumen will be posted on and sister-site Look for it in the coming months!

Upcoming PSTC Events

May 2-6
PSTC Tape Summit 2016
Hyatt Regency
Orlando, FL

May 3-5
PSTC Spring Membership Meeting
Hyatt Regency
Orlando, FL
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