LKQ Corporation acquires AkzoNobel's North American paint distribution business
June 1, 2011
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LKQ Corporation has closed the acquisition of AkzoNobel Coatings Inc.'s paint distribution business consisting of 40 locations across the U.S. In addition to distributing Akzo's paint in these 40 markets and the other markets in which LKQ currently distributes Akzo's paint, LKQ will continue to distribute paint for other manufacturers in the approximately 38 markets in which LKQ currently distributes paint and related products.
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