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1/18/2018
PPG directors announce quarterly dividend of 45 cents per share

1/18/2018
PPG reports fourth quarter and full-year 2017 financial results

1/16/2018
PPG partners with University of Michigan’s Mcity for autonomous vehicle testing, research

1/15/2018
PPG showcases emerging paint, coatings technology developments for electric vehicle batteries, autonomous vehicles at NAIAS

1/4/2018
PPG completes COLORFUL COMMUNITIES project at secondary school in India

1/3/2018
PPG Executives to Discuss Paints, Coatings Technologies for Autonomous Driving, Electric Vehicle Batteries at Automobili-D Conference

1/3/2018
DULUX Paints by PPG announces colour trends for 2018: Start off New Year with bold, elegant hues for glamourous home design

1/2/2018
PPG to acquire architectural paint and coatings wholesaler ProCoatings

12/28/2017
PPG to announce fourth quarter and full-year 2017 results Jan. 18

12/19/2017
PPG completes COLORFUL COMMUNITIES project at The Children’s Home of Pittsburgh & Lemieux Family Center

12/19/2017
PPG announces price increase for precipitated silica products

12/14/2017
PPG board of directors authorizes $2.5 billion share repurchase program

12/11/2017
PPG completes third COLORFUL COMMUNITIES project in San Juan del Río

12/7/2017
PPG Foundation donates $40,000 to University of Akron polymer research mentorship program

12/6/2017
PPG’s COMEX brand earns National Technology and Innovation Award for VINIMEX Total paint

12/5/2017
PPG completes COLORFUL COMMUNITIES project at Industrial Park of Pilar in Argentina

12/4/2017
PPG completes $1.4M investment at Saint-Just-en-Chaussée automotive adhesives and sealants facility

11/30/2017
PPG DURANAR coatings highlight MGM National Harbor Hotel and Casino

11/28/2017
PPG introduces PPG AQUACRON 834 water-based shop primer

11/24/2017
PPG completes COLORFUL COMMUNITIES project in Hong Kong

11/22/2017
PPG’s COMEX brand creates 30 murals to celebrate Disney•Pixar’s “Coco” movie

11/22/2017
PPG completes COLORFUL COMMUNITIES project at Kungwini Welfare Organisation in Pretoria, South Africa

11/20/2017
PPG earns prestigious R&D 100 awards for paints, coatings and adhesives technologies for automotive and building construction

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PPG CEO discusses growth and autonomous car coatings with CNBC's MadMoney with Jim Cramer


PPG chairman and CEO Michael McGarry recently appeared on CNBC's Mad Money with Jim Cramer to discuss the company's business performance, volume and growth trends, autonomous vehicle technology and why PPG's products are essentials for self-driving cars.


Click here to watch the clip

PPG is making paint that's easier for self-driving cars to 'see'


Black and gray may be top car color choices for consumers, but for self-driving vehicles, dark shades present a challenge. 

In this article recently published by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, find out how PPG is taking this challenge head on delivering vehicle coatings that excel in form and function.

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PPG reports fourth quarter and full-year 2017 financial results


PPG reports fourth quarter 2017 net sales of approximately $3.7 billion, up nearly 8 percent versus the prior year. Sales volumes increased by 3 percent year-over-year and selling prices improved sequentially for the third consecutive quarter, adding less than 1 percent to sales growth. Favorable foreign currency translation improved net sales by more than 3 percent, or about $115 million, and acquisitions-related sales, net of divestitures, added less than 1 percent to sales growth.


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PPG partners with University of Michigan’s Mcity for autonomous vehicle testing, research


PPG has partnered with the University of Michigan’s (U-M’s) Mcity, a public-private partnership that brings together industry, government and academia to improve transportation safety, sustainability and accessibility for the benefit of the society.

A leader in advanced paints and coatings technologies for the automotive industry, PPG is developing a broad portfolio of coatings to improve functionality and enable broad deployment of autonomous vehicles. These developments include exterior coatings that enhance vehicle visibility to radar and light detection and ranging (LIDAR) systems, as well as easy-to-clean coatings that help prevent obstruction of autonomous vehicle sensors.

To learn more, visit mcity.umich.edu or newsroom.ppg.com/detroitautoshow18. .

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PPG's new Commercials Showcase the Paints and Coatings that Protect the Places We Call Home


PPG recently launched two versions of a new television commercial to highlight the company’s partnership with the National Hockey League® (NHL) and the Pittsburgh Penguins®. Both versions showcase how PPG’s paints and coatings protect everything, from the railings, ceilings and hockey goal posts to the places that we call home.

The Pittsburgh Penguins commercial highlights the PPG's relationship with the Penguins as owners of naming rights to the team’s arena, as well as PPG’s designation as the “Official Paint of the Pittsburgh Penguins.”  Click here to watch this commercial.


Learn more about our partnership with NHL and the Pittsburgh Penguins®.



 

PPG earns 100 percent on Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 16th annual scorecard on LGBTQ workplace equality


PPG received a perfect score of 100 percent on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation’s 2018 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) workplace equality. 

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PPG recognized by Forbes magazine as one of America's Best Large Employers


PPG is honored to be among America's Best Large Employers, according to a list published today by Forbes magazine. This is the second consecutive year Forbes has recognized PPG among the 500 most highly regarded employers in America, based on independent research findings.

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PPG ranks No. 1 on Fortune ‘Most Admired’ list within its industry sector


The company moved to the top of the rankings with a score of 7.14. PPG ranked first in seven of the nine key reputation attributes used by Fortune, including people management, use of corporate assets, quality of management, financial soundness, long-term investment and global competitiveness.