• Wood Coatings, Stains & Finishes

    Wood Coatings, Stains & Finishes

    Tim Wright February 6, 2007
    Wood coatings manufacturers continue to develop new products and technologies for both interior and exterior applications, addressing DIYer demands and increasingly strict VOC regulations.

  • Toyo Ink Celebrates its Centennial

    Toyo Ink Celebrates its Centennial

    Tim Wright January 17, 2007
    Having grown to one of the largest ink companies in the world, Toyo Ink has marked its 100th year. Moving forward, the company is focused on growing its paint pigments business.

  • Additives Market Report

    Additives Market Report

    Tim Wright January 17, 2007
    Key issues facing additive suppliers include increasing raw material and energy prices, emerging markets and regulatory legislation.

  • Pigments Update 2006

    Pigments Update 2006

    Kerry Pianoforte January 17, 2007
    Although the pigments market must continue to deal with rising raw material prices, improving economic conditions worldwide and cost cutting initiatives offer some much needed optimism.

  • Interior Architectural & Decorative Coatings Market

    Interior Architectural & Decorative Coatings Market

    Tim Wright January 17, 2007
    As paint makers in the U.S. and Western Europe struggle to make money under current market conditions, emerging regions offer opportunities for growth.

  • NPCA Focuses on Industry Changes at Annual Meeting

    NPCA Focuses on Industry Changes at Annual Meeting

    Tim Wright December 15, 2006
    Edward J. Donnelly Jr. honored with 2006 NPCA Heckel Award.

  • ICE Returns to New Orleans

    ICE Returns to New Orleans

    David Savastano December 15, 2006
    FutureCoat!, new organizational structure draw support from attendees.

  • CHINACOAT 2006

    CHINACOAT 2006

    Tim Wright December 15, 2006
    From Nov. 7-9 Guangzhou hosted CHINACOAT 2006, Asias largest exhibition for coatings, which reflected Chinas strong growing coatings market.

  • The International Buyers

    The International Buyers' Guide

    December 14, 2006
    The Coatings World Online Buyers' Guide is designed to help you find the perfect partner

  • 5th Annual R&D Salary Survey

    5th Annual R&D Salary Survey

    November 14, 2006
    Our fifth annual look into the wallets and the minds of those who formulate today's finished coatings and raw materials.

  • The Competitive Advantage

    The Competitive Advantage

    Patrick Ropella November 14, 2006
    One way to stand apart from the competition and to bring new value to the customer is to focus on something that you can influencethe actions of your employees.

  • Point of Service Tinting & Dispensing Technologies

    Point of Service Tinting & Dispensing Technologies

    Kerry Pianoforte November 14, 2006
    Manufacturers of POS tinting, dispensing and colorant technologies offer a variety of technologies to meet their customers needs.

  • White Pigment Technology

    Kerry Pianoforte October 16, 2006
    New grades of titanium dioxide pigment provide added value for coatings manufacturers.

  • Outside Influences

    Outside Influences

    Christine Canning Esposito October 16, 2006
    As they keep a close eye on new home construction and housing resale statistics, reducing overall costs and answering performance and regulatory demands remain top priorities for manufacturers of exterior coatings.

  • Biocides and Fungicides Update

    Biocides and Fungicides Update

    Kerry Pianoforte September 11, 2006
    While they represent a small portion of the overall formulation, biocides are critical to the function of paint and coatings.