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AkzoNobel Names Automotive, Specialty Coatings Business Leader

John Griffin is regional commercial director for Automotive and Specialty Coatings in the Americas.

AkzoNobel Says Its ‘Weathering COVID-19 Storm’

Steps taken to continue serving customers and rapidly reduce costs are proving successful, the paint company says.

AkzoNobel Announces New Sikkens Website For US Market

The website is equipped with intuitive and responsive functionality that will enhance the user experience on any device.

AkzoNobel Secures Supply Deal With BMW

The company’s premium Sikkens and Lesonal brands are now approved for paint repairs of BMW and Mini passenger cars.

AkzoNobel Earns 5 ‘Top Employer’ Titles

The Top Employers Institute recognized AkzoNobel’s excellence in Brazil, China, the U.K., the Netherlands and the U.S.

AkzoNobel To Host Dave Kindig, Showcase Classic Cars At 25th Annual Woodward Dream Cruise

Now in its 25th year, the Dream Cruise started as a grass roots movement in 1995 to raise money for a soccer field in Ferndale, Michigan. Today, the Dream Cruise is one of the world’s largest automotive events. It draws in more than 1.5 million people and 40,000 classic cars from around the globe, and it inspires automotive professionals and car enthusiasts of all ages.  

AkzoNobel Coatings Increases Support For HD Repair Forum In 2019 

At the inaugural conference in 2018, AkzoNobel Coatings hosted its spring 20-Group meeting alongside this unique heavy-duty collision conference and also served as a premier sponsor.

AkzoNobel Vehicle Refinishes Launches New E-Commerce Site For Dave Kindig Modern Classikk Paint Line

Unveiled in 2017, the Modern Classikk line stands out because it includes an extra dimension of depth that helps people see different shades from different angles.

AkzoNobel And McLaren Celebrate 10-Year Partnership 

The livery for this season’s MCL33 F1 car has made a particular impact. The Papaya Spark color scheme resulted in McLaren winning a BBC poll earlier this year for best-looking car. 

AkzoNobel Delivers On Commitment By Returning An Additional $6.3B (US) To Shareholders Following Specialty Chemicals Sale

In all, a total of €6.5 billion ($7.5 billion US) will have been distributed to shareholders, with AkzoNobel delivering on its commitment to return the vast majority of €7.5 billion net proceeds, from the separation of the Specialty Chemicals business.

AkzoNobel Closes Sale Of Specialty Chemicals To The Carlyle Group And GIC

AkzoNobel N.V. today completed the sale of its Specialty Chemicals business to The Carlyle Group and GIC for an enterprise value of €10.1 billion (approximately $11.7 billion US).

AkzoNobel Automotive & Specialty Coatings Offers Technical College Support Program 

The training program was designed to enable schools to help students develop and deepen paint-related skills to help them maximize quality, productivity and, ultimately, overall body shop profitability, says AkzoNobel.