Tape Invention Process

- Mar 14, 2018-

1928 Scotch tape Drew Drew, St. Paul, Minnesota, United States, May 30, 1928, filed an application in the United Kingdom and the United States on May 30, 1928, Drew developed a very light, pressure The adhesive, the initial attempt was not sticky, and Drew was told: "Take this thing back to your Scottish bosses and ask them to put some more glue!" ("Scotch" means "squeaky.") However, during the Great Depression, people found hundreds of uses for this type of adhesive tape, and it was useful for everything from dressing up to protecting broken eggs.