We Make Technology Happen

Tekra is a manufacturer, precision convertor, and distributor of plastic films and transfer adhesives based in the Milwaukee area serving all of North America. Tekra manufactures films for digital technologies including HP Indigo, inkjet, toner, and thermal transfer printing processes. We manufacture hardcoat films with improved scratch, chemical and weather resistance properties and offer light management films for electronic display applications. We support project coating with technical support for custom development and toll coating from proof of concept through to full production.

As a distributor, we carry the complete brands of our key supply partners: Mylar® and Melinex® polyester films from DuPont Teijin Films® and Tekra is DuPont Teijin's exclusive North American distributor for the medical diagnostics market; LEXAN™ polycarbonate from SABIC Innovative Plastics; and the 3M™ line of adhesive transfer tapes and bonding solutions. Other products include wide format cast and calendared vinyl films from 3M™ and Arlon®; rigid polyvinyl films; pressure sensitive label materials; polystyrene; Tyvek®; Teslin®; Yupo®; protective tapes and masking; and other synthetic materials in addition to conductive Inks. With dedicated focus on films, adhesives, and printing technology, Tekra can assist you in making material selections to best fit internal processing and end use applications.


Tekra offers a wide assortment of manufactured and distribution plastic and synthetic films used in the graphics, medical and industrial markets.

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Tekra is a 3M™ Master Converter and Distributor of 3M™ Products. Our talented sales team is able to help customers navigate the comprehensive line of products to create innovative and customized converted solutions.

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Conductive Inks

Tekra has partnered with world class science and engineering pioneer, Henkel Electronic Materials (Henkel), as an authorized distributor for Loctite® brand of conductive inks and conductive coatings.

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DuPont Tyvek®

DuPont Tyvek® is a unique, printable substrate made up of randomly laid and compressed polyethylene fibers. Tyvek® is commonly used in banner, tag & label and wristband applications.

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Protective Tape

Protective Tapes, otherwise known as “mask”, provide temporary surface protection for surfaces during manufacturing, assembly, shipping and delivery.

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Tekra offers the highest quality and most respected “best in class” brands of films and adhesives in the marketplace.

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