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ABOUT US

LA-CO Industries, Inc. headquarters

OUR BRANDS

We are focused on industrial professionals and their specific applications and environments. Our products have been built to meet their specific needs and are a reflection of over 87 years of listening and innovation.

MARKAL® HIGH-PERFORMANCE INDUSTRIAL MARKING SOLUTIONS

Our Markal® brand is the global leader in high-performance, hand-held industrial marking products. From our manufacturing locations in Elk Grove Village, IL, USA and Blyes, France, we produce and sell high-performance industrial markers for the following industries: metal production, shipbuilding, automotive assembly, welding and metal fabrication, building construction, lumber/timber processing, and many more.

For over 87 years, we have been proud to support the hardworking contractors that build the world’s great bridges, ships, automobiles, homes, office towers, power plants, and many other engineering marvels with Markal® products.


 

LA-CO® HIGH-QUALITY PLUMBING AND HVAC SOLUTIONS

Our LA-CO® brand of high-quality, high-performance plumbing and HVAC chemicals is a trusted partner for professional contractors around the world. From homes to skyscrapers to the United States’ National Archives Building in Washington D.C., LA-CO®-branded high-performance thread sealants, fluxes, heat protection products, and repair sealants protect history’s important documents and maintain the world’s precious natural resources.

 

TEMPIL® ADVANCED TEMPERATURE INDICATION TECHNOLOGIES

The Tempil® brand is a leader in advanced & accurate temperature indication technologies. Through research & development, our Tempil® brand has provided products to meet demands in surface temperature measurement, supply chain & process integrity, & healthcare sterilization.

 

ALL-WEATHER® LIVESTOCK MARKING SOLUTIONS

The All-Weather® brand of livestock marking and identification products is the world’s most trusted brand for herd management on dairy and swine farms. Our All-Weather® livestock marking products have helped support global increases in herd sizes and have provided low-cost, efficient solutions for animal heat detection, vaccination, insemination, and other high-volume herd management needs.

 

OUR MISSION

"To actively listen to our customers and meet or exceed their expectations by providing the highest quality performance products for marking, sealing, joining and other chemical specialty applications. To be environmentally responsible in the design and manufacture of our products. To promote the growth and well-being of our employees."