YEAR ESTABLISHED: 1932
REVENUE: $523 million
• Architectural coatings • Industrial coatings • Automotive OEM • Auto refinish • Wood coatings • Non-stick coatings • Packaging coatings
Thomas Lozser, CEO; Pascal Rentzmann, group controller.
The Coatings Group of Arbon, Switzerland-based Looser Holding AG in 2014 recorded sales of $523 million, the majority of which came from sales of wood coatings, which represents 54 percent of total coatings revenue. The approximate percent of sales for the other segments include: packaging coatings 18 percent; non-stick/low-friction coatings 16 percent; and industrial coatings 12 percent. The Coatings Division is home to the Treffert Group, Feyco Group, ILAG Group, Schekolin AG and Feycolor Group who make coating for wood, plastic, metal, stone and glass for industrial and commercial use. These companies operations are spread throughout Switzerland, Germany, Austria, the rest of Europe, China, South East Asia and the U.S. The Coatings Division employs 600 personnel at its nine production facilities.