• Wood Coatings Market

    Wood Coatings Market

    Kerry Pianoforte, Associate Editor || January 29, 2010
    The wood coatings market continues to face some challenging economic conditions.

  • CHINACOAT 2009 Exceeded Expectations

    CHINACOAT 2009 Exceeded Expectations

    Tim Wright, Editor || December 23, 2009
    CHINACOAT closed with a growing number of visitors despite the global recession.

  • Pigments Market Panel Discussion

    Pigments Market Panel Discussion

    Kerry Pianoforte, Associate Editor || December 23, 2009
    Coatings World interviewed a panel of experts to address key issues facing the pigments market including the economy, new technology and strategies for moving forward in 2010.

  • Additives Market Review & Forecast

    Additives Market Review & Forecast

    Tim Wright, Editor || December 23, 2009
    The coatings additives market was down in 2009 compared to years past but the handful of key suppliers Coatings World interviewed are optimistic that 2010 will bring slow recovery driven by the Asia-Pacific region.

  • The U.S. Interior Decorative Coatings Market

    The U.S. Interior Decorative Coatings Market

    Tim Wright, Editor || December 23, 2009
    Major U.S. paint manufacturers including Benjamin Moore, Kelly-Moore, Rodda Paint and Dunn-Edwards discuss key issues in the interior decorative coatings market.

  • Pigment Suppliers Directory

    Pigment Suppliers Directory

    December 2, 2009
    Here is a look at offerings from select suppliers of pigments. For more information on the products listed please contact the company directly.

  • Biocides, Fungicides and Algaecides Update

    Biocides, Fungicides and Algaecides Update

    Kerry Pianoforte || December 2, 2009
    The economic downturn continues to impact the biocides market, but biocide manufacturers are cautiously optimistic.

  • AkzoNobel Widens its Powder Coatings Reach

    Tim Wright || December 2, 2009
    On the heels of AkzoNobel's recently announced plans to acquire Dow Chemical's powder coatings business, Coatings World spoke with Rob Molenaar, managing director of AkzoNobel Powder Coatings, about the transaction as well as the state of the global powder coatings market.

  • 8th Annual Salary Survey

    8th Annual Salary Survey

    November 2, 2009
    Welcome to the Eighth Annual Coatings World Salary Survey! This year’s results are derived from more than 500 respondents from our readership about employment attitudes, responsibilities, education and salaries.

  • Adhesives and Sealants Market Update

    Adhesives and Sealants Market Update

    Kerry Pianoforte || November 2, 2009
    As the economic downturn continues, demand for adhesives and sealants remains soft.

  • Additive Suppliers Directory

    October 1, 2009
    The following pages contain a directory of select additive suppliers and their products. For more details on the products listed in this guide, contact the companies directly.

  • Thermal Diffusion Coatings Protect Automotive Lock Parts

    Thermal Diffusion Coatings Protect Automotive Lock Parts

    Dan Riter || October 1, 2009
    The new Greenkote GmbH coatings plant in Germany delivers improved corrosion protection for automotive parts.

  • Marketing Matters

    Bonnie Morrow || October 1, 2009
    Because most coatings manufacturers have a broad, complex business model that embraces multiple customer targets, the selling and marketing of coatings requires a vigilant and precise understanding of customers and their needs.

  • Exterior Architectural Decorative Coatings

    Exterior Architectural Decorative Coatings

    Kerry Pianoforte || October 1, 2009
    In these tough economic times, DIYers and contractors look for exterior coatings that will offer money saving benefits.

  • Automotive Refinish Market

    Automotive Refinish Market

    Tim Wright || October 1, 2009
    Coatings World spoke with a panel of experts regarding the current state of the global auto refinish market.