International Paint LLC, an AkzoNobel company, has announced the opening of International Paint branded Protective Coatings Centers in strategic locations across the U.S. and Canada. The launch represents the first phase of what will eventually become a larger network of free-standing Protective Coatings Centers servicing customers in all major markets.
The new customer-direct distribution model is designed to help increase access to International Paint and Devoe Coating’s full-range of high-performance protective coatings, linings, and fire-protection products throughout North America, and provide a more streamlined, customer-centric process for product procurement—all in a single visit.
“We are very excited about the launch of our new International Paint Protective Coatings Centers and the integral role they will play in providing a platform for our customer’s productivity and profitability long-term,” said Chris Tiernay, International Paint vice pesident, Protective Coatings North America. “With increased access to inventory, flexible pick-up and delivery options and highly trained staff, all underpinned by harmonized services; our International Paint Coatings Centers will enable streamlined product procurement so that our customers can stay focused on their projects.”
By leveraging the strengths and synergies of International Paint and Devoe High Performance Coatings under one consolidated location, industrial customers will have a variety of personalized services at their disposal.