Welcome Guest to Coatings World    Login || Register
Last Updated Wednesday, August 27 2014
Print

General Paint and Société Laurentide announce Peinture Laurentide as a General Paint brand



Published September 19, 2011
Related Searches: Architectural Coatings
General Paint and Société Laurentide have formed an agreement that makes Peinture Laurentide a part of the General Paint brand portfolio. By integrating Peinture Laurentide's current architectural coatings activities in the city of Quebec and Canada's Atlantic provinces, this transaction makes General Paint a nationwide Canadian paint manufacturer.

"After more than three years of close collaboration with Peinture Laurentide's team for the distribution of its PARA Paints and Crown Diamond products in Quebec and the Atlantic provinces, General Paint is enhancing its strategic position by becoming Canada's leading paint manufacturer," said Dale Constantinoff, president and CEO of General Paint. "Having multiple manufacturing and distribution facilities with a reputation for solid sales and service support, places us in a very good and competitive position for our brand portfolio now from coast to coast."

This transaction will allow Quebec-based Peinture Laurentide to maintain a competitive edge in the market, supported by technological expertise on an international level. "The future looks promising for Peinture Laurentide, an innovative company that has been operating in the architectural coatings business for more than 55 years by manufacturing products renowned for their high quality," said André Buisson, president and COO of Société Laurentide.

Celebrating its 100th anniversary this year, Vancouver-based company General Paint, considers this venture to be more than a symbolic action. By expanding its operations in a significant manner across all Canadian markets, a strong statement of Canadian unity is being made through the addition of this solid anchor in Quebec and the Atlantic provinces, positioning General Paint as the number one paint company in Canada.


blog comments powered by Disqus
Receive free Coatings World emails
Sign up now to receive the weekly newsletter, and more!

Enter your email address:
Company Spotlight
AZ Electronic Materials Co., Ltd.
No. 458-6, Sinsing Road Hu Kou Township Hsinchu Country 303, Taiwan
Hsinchu Country, Taiwan, 303
Taiwan
View Profile
Micro Powders, Inc.
580 White Plains Rd.
Tarrytown, NY, 10591
US
View Profile
Houchi Chemical Co., Ltd
No.56, Fu Chow Street
Taipei, Taipei, 100
Taiwan
View Profile
BASF Corporation
100 Campus Drive
Florham Park, NJ, 07932
US
View Profile
Shamrock Technologies, Inc.
Foot of Pacific Street
Newark, NJ, 07114
USA
View Profile
Sunin Machine Co., Ltd.
No.96, Chiao Ho Rd ,Chungho Dist
New Taipei City, Taiwan , 235
Taiwan Roc
View Profile
Buhler Group (Nanotechnology)
13105 12th Ave. North
Plymouth, MN, 55441-4509
USA
View Profile
Sun Chemical Corporation Performance Pigments
5020 Spring Grove Avenue
Cincinnati, OH, 45232
USA
View Profile
Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc.
9911 Brecksville Road
Cleveland, OH, 44141
US
View Profile
Keeneyes
18F, No.85, Sec. 1, Chung-Shiao E. Rd.
Taipei, Taiwan, 100
R.O.C.
View Profile
Follow Coatings World On