PPG Industries: Bringing innovation to the surface
Menu

PPG Stock

PPG (NYSE):

Latest News

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

11/17/2017
McGarry of PPG to present at 2017 Citi Basic Materials Conference

11/16/2017
PPG forms partnership with SiNode Systems for vehicle battery technology

More News

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.

Read more

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.

Read more

David Bem, PPG vice president of science and technology and chief technology officer (left); Gary Danowski, PPG vice president, Automotive OEM Coatings (right).

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


Members of PPG's leadership team will participate in panel discussions covering autonomous and electric vehicle technologies during the 2018 Automobili-D exposition and conference, Jan. 14-20 at Cobo Center in Detroit . Held in conjunction with the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS), Automobili-D is a global forum for mobility-focused companies, organizations and thought leaders.

Read more

 

PPG to acquire architectural paint and coatings wholesaler ProCoatings


PPG has reached a definitive agreement to acquire ProCoatings, a leading architectural paint and coatings wholesaler located in The Netherlands. PPG expects the transaction to close in the first quarter 2018, subject to customary closing conditions.

“ProCoatings is a well-managed business, providing excellent customer service to a diverse portfolio of customers in the west and north of The Netherlands,” said Jean-Marie Greindl, PPG senior vice president, global architectural coatings, and president, PPG Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). “This acquisition will provide our business with even greater opportunities to support our customers and strengthen our presence in this important market.”

Read the full press release

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 launches PPG TIMELESS premium paint at The Home Depot

Paint line leverages PPG’s expertise in coatings for airplanes, cars, ships and more


PPG recently announced the launch of PPG TIMELESS® paint and primer in one. This premium paint for interior and exterior use incorporates PPG’s industry-leading coatings innovation and expertise so do-it-yourselfers (DIYers) can be certain that they will have beautiful results for years to come.

PPG Timeless paint is widely available at THE HOME DEPOT® locations across the U.S. and at homedepot.com. It is the first paint product that prominently carries the PPG name to be sold through a major home improvement center.

Listen to the radio spot

Read more

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. 

Read more +

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.

Read more +

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.