Valspar's door to Europe

Gibson, Jane
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/23/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 40, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of coatings company Valspar Corp. to acquire HB Fuller's powder coatings business. The business, which had net sales of $75 million in 2006, has four manufacturing plants, located in the U.S. and Great Britain. The acquisition, which follows Valspar's recent purchase of a Chinese powder coatings plant, is expected to be modestly accretive to 2007 earnings.


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