HotRods Glue Sticks

What do you want to know?

We are a family run business, manufacturing hot-melt glue sticks.

Western American, Inc. has been manufacturing quality adhesive products for over a quarter century. Our expertise in manufacturing & formulating coupled with superior customer service enabled us to spin off in new direction with our Westix Division.

Our manufacturing plant is enjoying its new home at 1518 Taney in North Kansas City, Missouri. We welcome you to visit us any time!

Westix produces glue sticks to fit your application. Our sizes range from 14” mini sticks to 1” x 3' sticks for industrial users. We formulate products that are used in custom packaging, point of purchase displays, plastics, floral applications and more. Our glue sticks adhere to many materials including paper, wood, plastics, fabrics & metals.

Please refer to our application guide to find the formulation for your specific needs, or ask our technical department to analyze your substrates & they will assist you in finding the perfect adhesive for your applications.

Along with our glue sticks, Westix offers a wide range of glue guns. From light industrial tools to a wide variety of heavy industrial tools we have the applicator for your customers to use. Replacement parts & changeable nozzles are included in our repertoire of products.

Need red, green, black or blue glue? No problem! Westix can color any of our stick formulations or yours.