The acquisition adds an 85,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Sarasota and 17 stores in Florida’s Gulf Coast region, complementing Florida Paints’ existing network of 12 stores in North and Central Florida and its Orlando based paint plant Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Don Strube, Jr., co-founder of Florida Paints said: "Scott Paint is a perfect fit for Florida Paints. The company started in 1965, and shares our passion for Florida-tough paint designed specifically for our region’s hot sun, high humidity, and wind-driven rain.”
Florida Paints plans to continue to make and market Scott Paint as it’s own brand under the Florida Paints umbrella. Both brands will be offered at all 29 stores, along with other specialty brands that Florida Paints currently offers.