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By Tim Wright
Published June 30, 2009
DuPont's Coatings & Color Technologies (C&CT) business unit serves one of today's most dynamic and volatile industries—the automotive segment. Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published June 24, 2009
BASF Automotive Refinish Coatings North America has enhanced its web site, www.basfrefinish.com, with a new section devoted to Chip Foose and the signature line of “Foose Colors” he developed with BASF. Read More »
Published June 16, 2009
BASF names archway sales distributor of the year Archway Sales, Inc. was selected as BASF Resins Distributor of the year based on performance measures, territory profitability and new product sales growth. The line includes Basonat aliphatic isocyan… Read More »
Published June 16, 2009
BYK-Chemie offers polyester-modified silicone BYK-Chemie has launched BYK-313 polyester-modified silicone for use is solventborne systems. BYK-313 is free of HAPs and aromatic solvents. The additive shows a strong reduction of surface tension, high… Read More »
Published June 16, 2009
BASF redefines partnership with FinishMaster BASF Automotive Refinish U.S. has re-defined an element of its relationship with fulfillment partner, FinishMaster, to include e-commerce. BASF has long offered e-commerce capabilities to its customers thr… Read More »
Published June 16, 2009
International Coatings expands contract manufacturing capacity International Coatings Company, a southern California-based plastics, coatings and adhesives compounder and custom formulator, has recently expanded its manufacturing capacity in order t… Read More »
Published June 16, 2009
DuPont renews agreement with Pennsylvania College of Tech. DuPont has extended for five years an agreement to serve as a major corporate sponsor of the Collision Repair Technology Program at Pennsylvania College (Penn College) of Technology. Under th… Read More »
Published June 16, 2009
Valspar has expanded its global automotive color operations by opening a color technology center in Shunde, China. Establishing a color technology center in this location enables Valspar to offer more service options to its automotive customers in As… Read More »
Published June 16, 2009
BYK-Chemie offers polyester-modified silicone BYK-Chemie has launched BYK-313 polyester-modified silicone for use is solventborne systems. BYK-313 is free of HAPs and aromatic solvents. The additive shows a strong reduction of surface tension, high… Read More »
Published June 16, 2009
BASF names archway sales distributor of the year Archway Sales, Inc. was selected as BASF Resins Distributor of the year based on performance measures, territory profitability and new product sales growth. The line includes Basonat aliphatic isocyan… Read More »
Published June 16, 2009
BASF redefines partnership with FinishMaster BASF Automotive Refinish U.S. has re-defined an element of its relationship with fulfillment partner, FinishMaster, to include e-commerce. BASF has long offered e-commerce capabilities to its customers thr… Read More »
Published June 16, 2009
International Coatings expands contract manufacturing capacity International Coatings Company, a southern California-based plastics, coatings and adhesives compounder and custom formulator, has recently expanded its manufacturing capacity in order t… Read More »
Published June 16, 2009
DuPont renews agreement with Pennsylvania College of Tech. DuPont has extended for five years an agreement to serve as a major corporate sponsor of the Collision Repair Technology Program at Pennsylvania College (Penn College) of Technology. Under th… Read More »
Published June 16, 2009
Valspar has expanded its global automotive color operations by opening a color technology center in Shunde, China. Establishing a color technology center in this location enables Valspar to offer more service options to its automotive customers in As… Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published June 10, 2009
PPG's automotive refinish business has formed an alliance with American Honda and its new Body Shop Recognition Program. Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published June 1, 2009
Paint and coatings makers have been hurt by slumping demand, which has overshadowed an easing of high raw material and energy costs that hurt profits last year. Continued weakness in the housing and manufacturing (particularly automotive) sectors are… Read More »
By Charles W. Thurston
Published June 1, 2009
Despite the bad economy, Venezolana de Pinturas continues to expand its paint operations. Read More »
Expo Report: ECS 2009 remains vibrant
By Tim Wright
Published June 1, 2009
Despite the worldwide economic downturn that has negatively impacted business on an unprecedented scale across the global paint and coatings supply chain, the mood at the European Coatings Show (ECS) 2009 was surprisingly upbeat. Read More »
Metallic Pigments Market
By Kerry Pianoforte
Published June 1, 2009
The economic downturn has impacted the metallic pigments market due in large part to the ailing auto industry, a major consumer of the pigments. Read More »
By Dan Watson
Published June 1, 2009
What is the impact of the global economic decline on the world's fastest growing economy? Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published May 22, 2009
BASF Automotive Refinish U.S. has re-defined an element of its relationship with fulfillment partner, FinishMaster, to include e-commerce. Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published May 13, 2009
International Coatings Company, a southern California-based plastics, coatings and adhesives compounder and custom formulator, has recently expanded its manufacturing capacity in order to broaden its contract manufacturing capabilities and services to mor Read More »
Published May 12, 2009
Eastman introduces Solus performance additives Eastman Chemical Company offers Solus performance additives for VOC-compliant waterborne and high solids solventborne systems. Solus 2100 performance additive is designed to improve drying time and to op… Read More »
Published May 12, 2009
Silberline introduce metallic effect pigments for autos Silberline offers the Silver Star family of metallic effect pigments for automotive coatings. Silberline Silver Star pigments exhibit exceptional brilliance, expansive metallic travel and very s… Read More »
Published May 12, 2009
Shepherd Color Company has introduced a new chromium-free, high-temperature, FDA approved pigment, Black 20F944. Jet black in color, Black 20F944 is made with a non-chromium formulation and is generally used in demanding high-temperature applications… Read More »
Published May 12, 2009
PPG’s 1Q Sales drop 30% PPG has reported $2.8 billion sales for the first quarter, a decline of 30%, or $111 million, versus last year’s first quarter. Income for the quarter was $32 million. First quarter 2008 sales were $4 billion and i… Read More »
Published May 12, 2009
BASF is supplying India’s Tata Motors with products and engineering solutions for its new Nano automobile designed to reduce emissions, enhance fuel efficiency and improve the car’s overall aesthetic look. The Nano project product develop… Read More »
Published May 12, 2009
Eastman introduces Solus performance additives Eastman Chemical Company offers Solus performance additives for VOC-compliant waterborne and high solids solventborne systems. Solus 2100 performance additive is designed to improve drying time and to op… Read More »
Published May 12, 2009
Silberline introduce metallic effect pigments for autos Silberline offers the Silver Star family of metallic effect pigments for automotive coatings. Silberline Silver Star pigments exhibit exceptional brilliance, expansive metallic travel and very s… Read More »
Published May 12, 2009
Shepherd Color Company has introduced a new chromium-free, high-temperature, FDA approved pigment, Black 20F944. Jet black in color, Black 20F944 is made with a non-chromium formulation and is generally used in demanding high-temperature applications… Read More »
Published May 12, 2009
BASF is supplying India’s Tata Motors with products and engineering solutions for its new Nano automobile designed to reduce emissions, enhance fuel efficiency and improve the car’s overall aesthetic look. The Nano project product develop… Read More »
Published May 12, 2009
PPG’s 1Q Sales drop 30% PPG has reported $2.8 billion sales for the first quarter, a decline of 30%, or $111 million, versus last year’s first quarter. Income for the quarter was $32 million. First quarter 2008 sales were $4 billion and i… Read More »
By Sean Milmo
Published May 7, 2009
Pigment producers at the European Coatings Show displayed new effect pigments technology. Read More »
By Charles W. Thurston
Published May 7, 2009
Grupo Solid is expanding throughout the Central and South America regions. Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published May 6, 2009
DuPont has extended for five years an agreement to serve as a major corporate sponsor of the Collision Repair Technology Program at Pennsylvania College (Penn College) of Technology. Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published May 6, 2009
Valspar has expanded its global automotive color operations by opening a color technology center in Shunde, China. Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published April 29, 2009
DuPont's Industrial CoatingSolutions business in the Americas has been realigned to serve its customers better with a lean and responsive organization representing its total offering of liquid, powder and e-coat products and services. Read More »
By Tim Wright
Published April 22, 2009
PPG has reported $2.8 billion sales for the first quarter, a decline of 30%, or $111 million, versus last year’s first quarter. Read More »
Published April 14, 2009
Cytec releases resins for refinishing and spot repair Cytec Industries has launched Ebecryl curing resins 8412, 8501 and 8309. This family of resins is designed for low energy curable applications such as automotive end of line spot repair. These fl… Read More »
Published April 14, 2009
PPG’s 1Q Sales drop 30% PPG has reported $2.8 billion sales for the first quarter, a decline of 30%, or $111 million, versus last year’s first quarter. Income for the quarter was $32 million. First quarter 2008 sales were $4 billion and i… Read More »
Published April 14, 2009
Metalcolour Takes Over SSAB Laminated Steel Metalcolour A/S in Nykobing Falster, Denmark has taken over 100% of the shares in SSAB Laminated Steel AB. The Swedish company will be renamed Metalcolour (Sverige) AB. SSAB Laminated Steel, which is a su… Read More »
Published April 14, 2009
Sherwin-Williams, NAPA Canada Present Evercoat with Awards At its 2009 national sales meeting in Dallas, TX, Sherwin-Williams Auto­motive Finishes presented Evercoat with its Supplier of the Year award. Evercoat is a manufacturer of auto body rep… Read More »
Published April 14, 2009
DuPont vp Says Economic Crisis Will Bring Permanent Changes to Titanium Dioxide Industry New economic realities resulting from the global recession will permanently change the business landscape, a DuPont vice president told business leaders at TiO2… Read More »
Published April 14, 2009
BASF receives Subaru supplier award BASF Coatings North America has received a Subaru of Indiana Automotive (SIA) Supplier Award. The award was presented to Juan Carlos Ordonez, group vice president, and Joe Schmondiuk, global account director for B… Read More »
Published April 14, 2009
PPG to cut 2,500 jobs in restructuring PPG said it will cut 2,500 jobs in a restructuring plan aimed at saving $140 million annually. The plan is expected to cost the company approximately $160 million in cash, it said. A further charge of up to $50… Read More »
Published April 14, 2009
Asian Adhesives & Sealants According to the consulting firm Kus­umgar, Nerlfi & Growney, formulated adhesive and sealant consumption in Asia was 7.5 billion pounds in 2008 and worth $8.5 billion. Growth in the region was strong in the fir… Read More »
Published April 14, 2009
Penske Racing uses Envirobase High Performance coatings PPG Automotive Refinish has teamed up with Penske Racing to help convert the team’s racecar painting facility in Mooresville, NC, to its Envirobase High Performance waterborne coatings sys… Read More »
Published April 14, 2009
BASF Automotive Refinish Solutions recently participated in the 2009 Autorama “Educational Days” reception, which is held to attract new talent to automotive aftermarket industries. During Autorama’s annual Educational Days, student… Read More »
Published April 14, 2009
Cytec releases resins for refinishing and spot repair Cytec Industries has launched Ebecryl curing resins 8412, 8501 and 8309. This family of resins is designed for low energy curable applications such as automotive end of line spot repair. These fl… Read More »
Published April 14, 2009
Red spot paint and varnish patents IN-MOLD-COATED AUTOMOTIVE INTERIOR Patent No. U.S. 7,390,555 B2 Red Spot Paint & Varnish Co. has obtained a patent for a polyurethane product comprised of a molded inner polyurethane layer; a coating adhe… Read More »



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