Paint & Coatings Manufacturer News

Tikkurila to sell Rohm & Haas powder

August 11, 2005

Tikkurila is now the exclusive distributor for Rohm and Haas Powder Coatings in Finland, Sweden, Norway, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and the Commonwealth of Independent States including Russia.
“We are excited about this opportunity of working with a global leader and being able to offer a complete range of high-quality coatings that now includes powder coatings,” said Ulf Koivula, president, Tikkurila Coatings. “This new alliance with Rohm and Haas Powder Coatings offers us more technical strength, and the ability to connect quickly with customers while expanding our ability to proactively manage a large customer base, regardless of geography.”
Robert Linsdell, general manager, Rohm and Haas Powder Coatings Europe, added, “This alliance with Tikkurila enables us to accelerate our speed to market by utilizing Tikkurila’s established networks throughout these regions...The combination of our state-of-the-art powder coatings technology with Tikkurila’s market coverage and distribution network gives us a strong foundation to bring new innovative solutions quickly to the market place.”

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