• 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.

  • International Buyers' Guide

    September 16, 2009
    || The Coatings World Online Buyers' Guide is designed to help you find the perfect partner

  • Radcure Raw Materials Directory

    Radcure Raw Materials Directory

    August 4, 2009
    || Here is a look at the latest offerings from radcure raw material suppliers. For more information on the products listed, please contact the company directly.

  • iPhone Camera Meets Benjamin Moore Fan Deck

    iPhone Camera Meets Benjamin Moore Fan Deck

    Charles Thurston August 4, 2009
    || Benjamin Moore has wedded its color authority to the technology of iPhones. On June 1 the company debuted ben Color Capture, an iPhone application that, with the tap of a key, lets users snap a picture of any color and instantly match it to one of the more than 3,300 hues in Benjamin Moore's color system.

  • Encouraging Growth Potential for the Indian Paint Industry

    Encouraging Growth Potential for the Indian Paint Industry

    Devaraj Parthasarathy August 4, 2009
    || The Indian paint and coatings industry is still performing well despite slower growth due to the global financial crisis.

  • High Performance Pigments Update

    High Performance Pigments Update

    Kerry Pianoforte August 4, 2009
    || The sluggish U.S. housing market and ailing auto industry mean HPP manufacturers will face another tough year.

  • Clear skies ahead...or more turbulence?

    Clear skies ahead...or more turbulence?

    Tim Wright August 4, 2009
    || The airline industry has had a difficult history in the last decade with 9/11, fuel cost escalation and now, the recession. Confident business will turn around, coatings manufacturers are helping airlines reduce costs while innovating more environmentally friendly coatings.

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