Paint & Coatings Manufacturer News

Columbia Paint & Coatings to merge with Sherwin-Williams

October 18, 2007

The Sherwin-Williams Company and Columbia Paint & Coatings Co. have entered into a definitive merger agreement. Following the consummation of the merger, Columbia Paint & Coatings Co. will become a subsidiary of Sherwin-Williams.
Columbia Paint & Coatings Co., headquartered in Spokane, WA, is a leading manufacturer and distributor of paints and coatings in the western and Pacific northwestern portions of the U.S. Columbia services the professional painting contractor, builder and DIY markets through 41 company-owned stores. The transaction will be completed upon the receipt of all regulatory approvals.