Valco Melton

Valco Melton is one of the world’s leading suppliers of adhesive dispensing equipment and electronic monitoring systems for quality assurance. With a broad range of experience in over 12 markets, we focus our efforts on building the very best dispensing system solutions our customers can find.

Established in 1952, Valco Melton is one of the world's leading suppliers of adhesive application and quality assurance equipment across the packaging, paper converting, graphic arts and nonwoven industries. We specialize in the manufacturing, packaging and sealing of items such as corrugated boxes and cartons across 12 markets. Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, with research and manufacturing facilities throughout the USA, Canada, UK, Spain, and Germany, Valco Melton offers world class dispensing system solutions to customers in over 76 countries across the globe.


Kube, Hot Melt Dispensing System

Eliminate maintenance and plugged nozzles with the new melt on demand, hot melt dispensing system, the Kube, the only one of its kind to feature three different machine mount configurations to optimize adhesive dispensing performance while using any adhesive brand. Designed to allow customers to use the same unit for all their packaging needs, the Kube helps improve system operation by removing degradation problems by delivering adhesive only as needed, as well as minimizing maintenance and downtime associated with gluing systems.

CHOICE™ All-Electric System

The All-Electric CHOICE™ System offers a new concept for hot melt dispensing by bringing immediate adhesive savings and less downtime with reduced maintenance. Reducing adhesive usage by 75%, the system pays for itself in as little as 4 months of use following install.

Evolution C Series Melt Units

Specifically designed to meet the demands of hot melt users worldwide, the EC Series combines a durable and simple design with superior performance and safety. Offering a user-friendly control panel for optimum reliability and total control of the unit’s operation, the EC Series is the indisputable standard in hot melt dispensing equipment for the packaging industry.

EcoStitch™ Series Electric Gun

The EcoStitch is ideal for applications requiring high line speeds, fast cycle rates, and long service life. Electric valves can be set to work on stitch mode to apply minimal adhesive beads with virtually no stringing to guarantee an extremely accurate application, even at the highest line speeds.


The PackChek System is the latest innovation in hot melt inspection for end-of-line packaging from Valco Melton’s ClearVision®. Utilizing both thermal and visual imaging, PackChek inspects the heat signature of every package to ensure hot melt glue has been applied to the correct locations.
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Inspection and Testing Equipment
Valco Melton's ClearVision(R) Camera Inspection System offers an all-in-one quality assurance program that guarantees zero defect boxes. With over 300 installations worldwide, ClearVision Systems are helping change the competitive landscape by putting box makers in control of what they ship.
Hot-Melt Applicators and Sealers
From specialized hot melt coating stations to one of the world’s largest selections of industry standard compatible spare parts for alternative hot melt systems, Valco Melton offers a comprehensive selection of adhesive systems, components and support equipment for manufacturing operations.
Three Reasons Why the EC Unit is the New Industry Standard

Combining superior performance and safety with user-friendly controls, the EC Series has become the indisputable standard in hot melt dispensing equipment for the packaging industry. Watch this video to learn more.

The Power of CHOICE™ Hot Melt Electric Dispensing System

Reduce adhesive usage up to 75% and receive instant ROI with payback in as little as four months with the CHOICE™ All-Electric System. Check out the electric hot melt system in action by watching this video.

Valco Melton Content
Valco Melton’s award-winning PackChek System uses thermal and visual imaging to provide quality assurance of proper hot-melt application in real time.  Valco... More
This whitepaper quantifies the reduction in adhesive usage achieved by using a high-speed electrically operated gun dispensing a stitch pattern, as opposed to... More
This whitepaper offers a comparative analysis of a customer using a pneumatic valve and a traditional bead of adhesive for their card attaching applications.
Making its debut at Interpack, the leading processing and packaging show, is Valco Melton's hot melt dispensing system – the Kube. The packaging melter is the... More
That’s the intent of the adhesive supplier’s $1 million investment in its North America Packaging Center of Excellence, which had its grand opening at the... More