April 1, 2013

With this acquisition, PPG has expanded its reach in all three major North American distribution channels, including home centers, independent paint dealers and company-owned paint stores.

December 17, 2012

Pittsburgh-based PPG Industries reached a deal to acquire the North American architectural business of AkzoNobel, N.V., for $1.05 billion.

The acquisition includes the addition of about 600 AkzoNobel-owned paint stores, creating a combined network of about 1,000 company-owned stores serving the North American market.

October 7, 2007

The company’s retail store base has shown exponential growth in the past 10 years, going...

October 7, 2007

PPG Architectural Finishes, the paint and coatings division of chemical, glass and plastics giant PPG...

September 17, 2007

The company wants to focus on becoming a market leader in coatings....