Blog Category: Paint Scene


Paint Scene—October, 2017

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Sponsored by Dealer Events Lancaster Buying Show Feb. 17-18, Orlando, FL 800.586.7337 National Hardware Show May 8-10, Las Vegas, NV     Gordon Brush Acquires Kirschner Brush Paint brush manufacturer Gordon Brush Mfg. Co., based in City of Industry, California has acquired Bronx-based Kirschner Brush Mfg. Company. Both companies are products of the 1950s—Kirschner from  … Read more

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Paint Scene—September, 2017

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Sponsored by   HANDy Video Contest Who needs the Cannes Film Festival, when you have the Bucket Film Festival? One of the more creative contests in our industry is the annual HANDy Paint Products Film Festival, which took place on September 9 at the company’s Chanhassen, MN headquarters. This charitable event challenges aspiring filmmakers to  … Read more

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Paint Scene—August, 2017

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    Paint Matching Device X-Rite Incorporated, a global leader in color science and technology, and its subsidiary Pantone LLC, announced the launch of MetaVue™, a non-contact imaging spectrophotometer for easy retail paint matching. MetaVue provides the ability to easily respond to a range of different types of customer samples and accurately measure them, building  … Read more

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Paint Scene—July, 2017

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sponsored by   Choosing the Wright Colors PPG PAINTS™ unveiled a new Frank Lloyd Wright color palette in celebration of the world-renowned architect’s 150th birthday. Based on a palette developed by the architect in the 1950s, the color collection has been updated by PPG’s color experts in collaboration with the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation. “The  … Read more

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Paint Scene—June, 2017

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sponsored by   Gardner-Gibson Updates Its Website Gardner-Gibson, Inc. has redesigned its website to serve as a hub for its different brands in the building materials category. The parent company currently operates four distinct brands: Gardner®, Black Jack®, APOC® and Gardner Asphalt Supply®. Now each of these brands enjoys a separate website, all of which  … Read more

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Paint Scene—May, 2017

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sponsored by Paint Sundries Solutions Goes Nation Wide Paint Sundries Solutions, Inc. (PSS) , which stocks more than 10,000 paint sundry products from the leading manufacturers, will begin serving customers in the Northeast, Southeast, and Midwest from its newest distribution center in Pennsylvania. Based in Kirkland, WA, PSS provides innovative supply chain solutions to retail  … Read more

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Paint Scene—April, 2017

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    PPG, Akzo Nobel, Haggle Over Acquisition PPG, originally rebuffed in its attempt to acquire AkzoNobel, has reiterated its invitation to AkzoNobel to explore its proposal to form a combined company. PPG states that it continues to believe that a combination of the two companies has a strong strategic rationale and also that it presents  … Read more

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Paint Scene—March, 2017

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Hockey Paint PPG has reached an agreement with the National Hockey League (NHL) to make PPG paint brands the Official Paint of the NHL® in the U.S. and Canada. The agreement was announced in conjunction with the 2017 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™ outdoor game between the Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers at Heinz Field,  … Read more

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Paint Scene – February, 2017

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Celebration in Charlotte The DEWALT® Charlotte, NC manufacturing plant celebrated as the professional tool brand’s 10-millionth tool rolled off the production line. Company executives were on hand to build the 10-millionth tool—a 20V MAX* XR Lithium Ion Brushless 3-Speed Hammer Drill (DCD996P2). Across its seven U.S. manufacturing plants, the brand produced more than 90 million  … Read more

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Paint Scene—January, 2017

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  Dunn-Edwards & Nippon Paint Merge Dunn-Edwards Corporation has entered into a merger agreement with Nippon Paint Holdings Co., Ltd., the world’s fourth largest paint company, with $4.8 billion in sales. Osaka, Japan-based Nippon Paint will maintain the Dunn-Edwards brand. The merger provides Nippon Paint with a platform for growth throughout the U.S. “This is  … Read more

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