BOSTIK PHILIPPINES, INC., formerly GLOBAL BRANDS CO., INC. (GBCI), is the leader in mastic waterproofing products and product assembly adhesives in the Philippines. It was formed on December 2005, as a result of the acquisition of BOSTIK. With an annual turnover of PHP 1.8 Billion in 2012, at the forefront of the business are its dominant market leading brands, Super Vulcaseal Elastomeric Sealant and the Original Rugby Contact Adhesive, and the BOSTIK brands. Aside from its lead brands, the company is focused in growing its new product lines such as waterproofing, epoxies, admixtures, construction adhesives, and consumer products. As a manufacturer, it is a Hall of Fame Awardee by the Consumers Union of the Philippines, as the Most Outstanding Manufacturer of Adhesives in the Philippines and is also ISO 9001:2000 Certified by TUV with Certificate No. 951 03 2076. BOSTIK's headquarter is located in France, Paris la Defense. With a turnover of 1.55 Billion euros in 2012, Bostik is one of the largest adhesive and sealant companies in the world today. The group designs, manufactures and markets adhesives, sealants and coatings to three key sectors: Industry, Construction and Consumer. Its products are used in a wide range of fields - from gas tankers and buildings to furniture and diapers. BOSTIK is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the ARKEMA Group. Arkema is a global chemical company and France’s leading chemicals producer, Arkema has operation in about 50 countries, some 19 000 employees and research centers in North America, France and Asia. The Group generates pro forma annual revenue of some €7.6 billion, and holds leadership positions in all its markets with a portfolio of internationaly recognized brands.