• RPM's International

    August 11, 2005
    Fueled by a positive second quarter, RPM International’s has recorded double-digit sales growth for the first half of fiscal 2004. RPM’s second quarter net sales were $589.8 million, a 14% increase from the same period one year ago. The…

  • Ameron ANNUAL SALes RISe,

    August 11, 2005
    Ameron International reported record sales of $600.5 million for the fiscal year ended November 30, 2003. While the record sales came mainly from “outstanding performance” by the fiberglass-composite pipe and water transmission busi…

  • INTERNATIONAL BARRIER 

    August 11, 2005
    International Barrier Technology Inc., a maker of environmentally friendly fire resistant building materials, has released unaudited financial results for the fiscal first quarter ending Sept. 30, 2003. Sales were $565,088 (Canadian), on par with…

  • Valspar Corporation

    August 11, 2005
    Valspar Corporation has reported that sales for fiscal 2003 rose 5.7% to $2.247 billion compared to $2.1 billion during fiscal year 2002. Fourth quarter sales rose 9.2% to $619 million compared to $566.7 million last year. Net income for the full yea…

  • ALTANA CHEMIEs

    August 11, 2005
    ALTANA CHEMIE’s Sales drop Two Percent in FiRst nine Months Altana Chemie recorded sales of E569 million, a two percent decline over the same period in 2002. The company attributed the decline to currency fluctuations and the difficult econo…

  • Third Quarter Results

    August 10, 2005
    Kemira: Third quarter paint and coatings sales dropped five percent to E122 million. For the nine-month period, sales were down three percent at E355 million. Third quarter operating income was E15 million, and for the nine-month period it was E36 mi…

  • Jotun Reports Decline

    August 10, 2005
    Jotun generated sales of approximately $519.5 million in the second quarter compared to approximately $527 million for the same period in 2002. The company said it was affected by “stagnation in the global markets,” and results in all th…

  • Akzo Nobel Reports Third Coatings Quarter Sales

    August 10, 2005
    Akzo Nobel’s third quarter coatings unit continued solid perfor- mance, according to company officials, with sales growth of two percent. However, including currencies and divestments, sales actually fell five percent. “In difficult ma…

  • RPMs First Quarter Sales Rise Nine Percent

    August 10, 2005
    l RPM International Inc. reported record sales for its first quarter ended August 31 of $590.1 million, up nine percent from last year’s first quarter net sales. Industrial sales increased more than eight percent and its consumer segment sales…

  • AMERON REPORTS THIRD

    August 10, 2005
    Ameron International recorded group sales of $155.2 million for the three months and sales of $433.6 million the first nine months of its fiscal year, with positive performance reported by its performance coatings and finishes unit. Sales of the…

  • H.B. Fuller Reports Third Quarter, Nine-Months

    August 10, 2005
    For the third quarter ended August 30, H.B. Fuller’s net revenue was $322.1 million, a 2.6% increase from the third quarter of 2002. Reduced volume and pricing accounted for decreases of 0.5% and one percent respectively, while positive cur…

  • Masco Records Strong

    August 10, 2005
    Masco has reported that its decorative architectural products group sales, which includes its paint and coatings units, rose seven percent in the second quarter of 2003. Masco, which does not break out sales, said that there were “particu…

  • RPMs FY 2003 Sales Rise,

    August 10, 2005
    RPM International’s sales for the fiscal year ended May 31 rose five percent to $2.083 billion. Excluding the asbestos charge, fiscal 2003 net income rose 21% to $122.8 million. The charge to accrue for estimated asbestos related liabilit…

  • Sherwin-Williams Reports Second Quarter Sales

    August 10, 2005
    The Sherwin-Williams Company announced its financial results for the second quarter and first six months ended June 30. Consolidated net sales increased 1.3% in the quarter to $1.47 billion from $1.45 billion during the same quarter last year and 0.7…

  • PPG Reports On Second Quarter

    August 10, 2005
    PPG industries reported second quarter net income of $152 million which included after-tax charges of $7 million, to reflect the net increase in the current value of the company’s obligation under its previously reported asbestos settlement agr…