Paint & Coatings Manufacturer News

RPM’s Rust-Oleum

September 12, 2006

RPM’s Rust-Oleum
Acquires Watco Group
RPM International’s subsidiary, Rust-Oleum Corporation, has acquired the Watco Group, based in Godalmin, UK.
Watco has an 80-year history as a manufacturer and marketer of industrial coatings, as well as being a supplier of concrete floor coatings in the UK. Most of Watco’s sales are made through its proprietary catalog marketing system, which allows the company to reach more than 50,000 industrial maintenance customers. In addition to selling products under the Watco brand, they also sell under the Flowtop, Concrex, Safety Grip, Dustop and Roofite brands.