• CPS Color locates

    November 17, 2006
    In order to provide its customers with faster service and cater to their current and future needs in the field of tinting systems, CPS Color is locating its Asia Pacific headquarters in Shanghai, China. The operation is expected to be completed by th…

  • George Toma Named Official Spokesperson for TurfAide

    November 17, 2006
    George Toma Named Official Spokesperson for TurfAide George Toma, the official groundskeeper for every Super Bowl, has been named spokesperson for TurfAide advanced antimicrobial protection for synthetic turf systems. “George’s extensiv…

  • Mattingly and No Limits

    November 17, 2006
    Mattingly and No Limits Paint Institute Helps children Ed Mattingly, president and found of No Limits Paint Institute, recently partnered with educational company Experiencia, Inc. to build indoor habitats for their hands-on learning laborat…

  • BASF Honored with gm Supplier of the Year Award

    November 17, 2006
    BASF Honored with gm Supplier of the Year Award For the third time since 2002, BASF’s coatings division in Mexico has received the General Motors Supplier of the Year award for outstanding performance as an automotive coatings supplier to GM i…

  • CEPE Publishes Code of Practice for Direct Food Contact Coating

    November 17, 2006
    CEPE Publishes Code of Practice for Direct Food Contact Coatings CEPE has published a “Code of Practice for Coated Articles where the Food Contact Layer is a Coating.” The code of practice prepared by the CEPE European Sector Can Coating…

  • Nail Polishes to Become Safer

    November 17, 2006
    Nail Polishes to Become Safer Facing mounting criticism from consumers as well as health and environmental groups, three major nail polish manufacturers have begun removing some chemicals linked to cancer and birth defects from their products. The…

  • Sico unveils its 2007 color forecast

    October 20, 2006
    Sico has introduced new paint colors to meet growing demand for nature-inspired colors. The color trend for 2007, according to the company, is focused on nature-inspired tones from earth browns, foliage greens, and ocean-inspired blues, to deep flora…

  • Sermatech, Goodrich Sign “Shop in Shop” Agreement

    October 20, 2006
    Sermatech, Goodrich Sign “Shop in Shop” Agreement Sermatech International has entered into a multiyear agreement to provide Goodrich Corporation’s Landing Gear Facility in Oakville, Ontario, Canada, with a turnkey “shop-in-sh…

  • Recycled Paint

    October 20, 2006
    Recycled Paint Standard Completed The Product Stewardship Institute (PSI) and Green Seal, Inc. have completed a national Green Seal environmental standard for recycled-content latex paint. The standard is aimed at assuring consumers that recycled…

  • DuPont Opens Offices in Italy

    October 20, 2006
    DuPont Opens Offices in Italy DuPont has opened new offices in Milan, Italy. The 2,000 square-meter space accommodates approximately 120 fixed work stations and 12 wireless internet stations for employees who work from home. To create a consistent i…

  • Thompson’s, Niagara Falls

    October 20, 2006
    Thompson’s, Niagara Falls State Park sign agreement Thompson’s Water Seal has entered into a multi-year partnership with the Niagara Falls State Park in New York. Under terms of the agreement, Thompson’s will provide funding and…

  • Tikkurila Acquires Sales Company in the Czech Republic

    October 20, 2006
    The Product Stewardship Institute (PSI) and Green Seal, Inc. have completed a national Green Seal environmental standard for recycled-content latex paint. The standard is aimed at assuring consumers that recycled paint, in addition to being environme…

  • Nail Polishes to Become Safer

    October 20, 2006
    Facing mounting criticism from consumers as well as health and environmental groups, three major nail polish manufacturers have begun removing some chemicals linked to cancer and birth defects from their products. The companies are Del Laboratories…

  • Volvo invests in its

    October 20, 2006
    Volvo Construction Equipment has announced plans to build a new paint shop at its Hallsberg plant, representing an investment of SEK 150 million (Swedish kroners). The new paint shop will result in improved quality, greater capacity, lower costs and…

  • NeoMedia to Sell Micro

    October 20, 2006
    NeoMedia Technologies, Inc. has signed a non-binding letter of intent to sell its Micro Paint Repair business unit to Jose Sada, a technology partner of NeoMedia Micro Paint Repair, backed by the Global Emerging Markets Group (GEM) of New York, NY. N…