l PPG Industries has been named paint supplier of the year by Decoma International, a global manufacturer of decorative trim for the automotive industry. PPG supplies Decoma with Spectracron liquid topcoats and primers to 11 Decoma locations in North America.
“PPG is our largest paint supplier, but it never takes our business for granted,” said Chris Rolko, director of purchasing and continuous improvement at Decoma.
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