Paint & Coatings Manufacturer News

Rust-Oleum Acquires XIM Products

July 15, 2013

Rust-Oleum Corporation has acquired certain assets of XIM Products, Inc., a producer and marketer of specialty primers and coatings based in Westlake, Ohio.

XIM offers a range of primers offering excellent adhesion to difficult-to-paint surfaces, as well as other problem-solving coatings, accoridng to the firm. Their brands, including Peel Bond, UMA and TILE DOC are widely available in paint stores.

“XIM brands and products broaden our portfolio of specialty coatings, enabling us to offer more solutions to customers seeking to solve difficult painting problems,” said Tom Reed, president and chief operating officer of Rust-Oleum.