Paint & Coatings Manufacturer News

  • PPG Wins China Corporate Social Responsibility Award

    PPG Wins China Corporate Social Responsibility Award

    December 28, 2012
    PPG Industries received the CSR Award - Special Prize for the third consecutive year and was named one of the top 100 Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) companies in China at the 2012 China Social Responsibility Annual Forum in Beijing. The award…


  • PPG Receives Favorable IRS Private Letter Ruling

    December 28, 2012
    PPG Industries recently announced that it has received a favorable private letter ruling from the U.S. Internal Revenue Service regarding the previously announced separation of its commodity chemicals business and subsequent merger of a newly formed…


  • International Paint Protective Coatings Centers Now Open

    December 26, 2012
    International Paint LLC, an AkzoNobel company, has announced the opening of International Paint branded Protective Coatings Centers in strategic locations across the U.S. and Canada. The launch represents the first phase of what will eventually becom…


  • International Paint Protective Coatings Centers Now Open

    International Paint Protective Coatings Centers Now Open

    December 26, 2012
    International Paint LLC, an AkzoNobel company, has announced the opening of International Paint branded Protective Coatings Centers in strategic locations across the U.S. and Canada. The launch represents the first phase of what will eventually becom…


  • International Paint’s Interchar 1120 Acrylic Intumescent Fireproofing Now Available in Canada

    December 20, 2012
    International Paint, has announced that Interchar 1120, a fully VOC-compliant, thin-film waterborne acrylic intumescent coating, is now available in Canada. Interchar 1120 is part of the Firesthetics family of fireproofing technologies introduced by…


  • painstanbul: Successful paint and coatings event

    December 20, 2012
    The leading Turkish paint and coatings event, paintistanbul 2012, was held at the WOW Hotel and Convention Center September 13-15 for the CNR Expo Fair Center in Istanbul, Turkey. Attracting approximately 10,000 overall participants, the exhibition s…


  • New PPG Brochure Highlights Pretreatment and Engineered Products

    December 20, 2012
    PPG Industries’  industrial coatings busness has published a new brochure detailing its complete range of pretreatment and engineered products for protecting metal in automobiles, appliances, consumer electronics and industrial products.…


  • Sherwin-Williams to Acquire Comex

    December 20, 2012
    The Sherwin-Williams Company announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Consorcio Comex, S.A. de C.V., a leader in the paint and coatings market in Mexico with headquarters in Mexico City.  Sherwin-Williams will pay approximately…


  • PPG Completes Acquisition of Spraylat

    December 20, 2012
    PPG Industries has completed its previously announced acquisition of certain assets of Spraylat Corp., a privately-owned industrial coatings company based in Pelham, NY. Financial terms were not disclosed. The acquisition furthers the capabilities o…


  • International Paint’s Interchar 1120 Acrylic Intumescent Fireproofing Now Available in Canada

    December 20, 2012
    International Paint, has announced that Interchar 1120, a fully VOC-compliant, thin-film waterborne acrylic intumescent coating, is now available in Canada. Interchar 1120 is part of the Firesthetics family of fireproofing technologies introduced by…


  • painstanbul: Successful paint and coatings event

    December 20, 2012
    The leading Turkish paint and coatings event, paintistanbul 2012, was held at the WOW Hotel and Convention Center September 13-15 for the CNR Expo Fair Center in Istanbul, Turkey. Attracting approximately 10,000 overall participants, the exhibition s…


  • New PPG Brochure Highlights Pretreatment and Engineered Products

    December 20, 2012
    PPG Industries’  industrial coatings busness has published a new brochure detailing its complete range of pretreatment and engineered products for protecting metal in automobiles, appliances, consumer electronics and industrial products.…


  • Sherwin-Williams to Acquire Comex

    December 20, 2012
    The Sherwin-Williams Company announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Consorcio Comex, S.A. de C.V., a leader in the paint and coatings market in Mexico with headquarters in Mexico City.  Sherwin-Williams will pay approximately…


  • PPG Completes Acquisition of Spraylat

    December 20, 2012
    PPG Industries has completed its previously announced acquisition of certain assets of Spraylat Corp., a privately-owned industrial coatings company based in Pelham, NY. Financial terms were not disclosed. The acquisition furthers the capabilities o…


  • AkzoNobel Wins Airbus SQIP Silver Award

    December 19, 2012
    AkzoNobel Aerospace Coatings has been recognized by Airbus Industries at their Supply Chain and Quality Improvement Program (SQIP) event 2012. As one of Airbus’ most strategic suppliers, AkzoNobel received the Silver Award for supply chain and…