H.B. Fuller Company formulates, manufactures, and markets adhesives, sealants, paints, and other specialty chemical products worldwide. It offers specialty adhesives, such as thermoplastic, thermoset, water-based, and solvent-based products. The company provides industrial and performance adhesives products for applications in various markets, including assembly, packaging, converting, nonwoven and hygiene, performance wood, flooring, textiles, graphic arts, and envelope markets. H.B. Fuller Company also offers construction products consisting of adhesives, grouts, mortars, sealers, and levelers that are used for tile setting, as well as duct sealants, weather barriers, fungicidal coatings, and block fillers for heating, ventilation, air conditioning, and insulation applications. In addition, the company sells liquid paints for residential and commercial applications under the Glidden and Protecto brands. Further, it provides caulks and sealants for the consumer market. H.B. Fuller Company sells its products through direct sales force, distributors, and retailers. Its customers include manufacturers of food and beverages, hygiene products, clothing, appliances, filters, construction materials, wood flooring, furniture, cabinetry, windows, doors, tissue and towel, corrugation, tube winding, packaging, labels, and tapes. The company was founded in 1887 and is based in St. Paul, Minnesota.