• Tikkurila 2q results

    August 11, 2008
    || Tikkurila 2q results Tikkurila’s revenue in the second quarter rose by nine percent to €205.7 million ($188.7). Sales development was high in most markets both in decorative paints and industrial coatings. The slowdown in new construction…

  • DuPont Reports 2Q Performance

    August 11, 2008
    || DuPont Reports 2Q Performance DuPont has announced its quarterly financial results. The Coatings & Color Technologies business unit reported a ten percent sales in­crease to $1.9 billion. Higher selling prices in all businesses and volume gr…

  • Sherwin-Williams' Global

    August 11, 2008
    || Sherwin-Williams’ Global Group reports strong 2Q Sherwin-Williams has announced its financial results for the second quarter and first six months ended June 30, 2008. Compared to the same periods in 2007, consolidated net sales increased $31.4…

  • RPM reports record 2Q sales

    February 19, 2008
    || RPM International Inc. has reported record sales and net income for its fiscal 2008 second quarter ended November 30, 2007. RPM’s record net sales of $905.7 million were up 11.9% from the $809.4 million reported in the fiscal 2007 second quarte…

  • PPG Reports 4Q Sales

    February 19, 2008
    || PPG’s performance coatings segment sales in the fourth quarter increased $183 million, or 22%, as a result of increased sales from the 2007 Renner and Barloworld acquisitions, the positive impact of stronger foreign currencies, improved sales v…

  • RPM reports record sales for 1Q of

    December 20, 2007
    || RPM International Inc. reported record sales and earnings for its fiscal 2008 first quarter ended August 31, 2007. Sales and earnings growth were led by the company’s industrial segment, while consumer segment results strengthened and showed im…

  • Akzo Nobel reports strong 3Q

    December 20, 2007
    || Akzo Nobel Coatings has reported a solid third quarter with revenues growth of three percent on last year to €1.7 billion. Autonomous growth was three percent, mainly driven by marine and protective coatings. Acquisitions added two percent, pred…

  • Rohm and Haas

    December 20, 2007
    || Rohm and Haas reported sales of $570 million for its Paint and Coatings Materials business for the third quarter of 2007. This represents an increase of four percent over the same period in 2006. According to the company, the higher sales reflect str…

  • Sherwin-Williams

    December 20, 2007
    || Sherwin-Williams reported its financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2007. Compared to the same periods in 2006, consolidated net sales increased $80.3 million, or 3.8%, to $2.20 billion in the quarter and $136.2…

  • Sherwin-Williams 2Q profit rises

    August 10, 2007
    || The Sherwin-Williams Company reported its financial results for the second quarter and first six months ended June 30, 2007. Compared to the same periods in 2006, consolidated net sales increased $68.3 million, or 3.2%, to $2.2 billion in the quarter…

  • Strong second

    August 10, 2007
    || Akzo Nobel Coatings produced a strong quarter, posting revenues growth of eight percent—driven by autonomous growth and acquisitions. At decorative coatings, the start of a turnaround is visible, according to the company, with the newly combine…

  • Akzo Nobel reports strong 1Q results

    June 18, 2007
    || Akzo Nobel’s coatings business turned in a strong quarter, with revenues up eight percent on 2006. The European businesses improved and emerging markets continued to drive growth, the company reported. Before incidentals, EBITDA rose 11% to &e…

  • Valspar Reports 2Q Results

    June 18, 2007
    || The Valspar Corporation’s second quarter sales totaled $808.5 million, a 5.4% increase from the second quarter of 2006. Net income for the second quarter was $41.5 million. In 2006, second-quarter earnings were $47.9 million. Sales for the fir…

  • RPM reports record sales, net income

    May 17, 2007
    || PM International Inc. has reported record sales and record net income for its fiscal 2007 third quarter ended Feb. 28, 2007. Strong sales momentum in the company’s larger industrial segment continued, while consumer segment sales and earnings i…

  • H.B. Fuller Reports Strong First Quarter Results

    May 17, 2007
    || H.B. Fuller Company reported financial results for the first quarter that ended March 3, 2007 and announced increased expectations for its current fiscal year. Net revenue for this year’s first quarter was $351.8 million, up 5.6% versus the f…