TITLE

MNC entrants in India

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Paintindia;Jan2009, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p146
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of U.S.-based paint company Sherwin-Williams Co. Ltd to expand its operations in India by distributing ancillary products through retail stores. The firm acquired Nitco Paints based in Mumbai in 2007. Other overseas companies competing for a share of the Indian paint market are mentioned, including Jotun Paints.
ACCESSION #
36890755

 

Related Articles

  • Sherwin-Williams Buys Nitco Paints to Enter India.  // Products Finishing;May2007, Vol. 71 Issue 8, p9 

    The article reports on the proposed acquisition of Mumbai, India-based company Nitco Paints by a U.S. paint retailer Sherwin-Williams Co. through an undisclosed term of purchase. Nitco Paints, which has a sales of $18 million, manufactures exterior specialty paints and coatings for the...

  • Sherwin-Williams Enters Indian Paint Market. Walsh, Kerri // Chemical Week;4/11/2007, Vol. 169 Issue 13, p17 

    The article reports on the acquisition of privately held Nitco Paints, a manufacturer and distributor of specialty paints and coatings primarily in western India, by Sherwin-Williams. According to Sherwin-Williams chief executive officer (CEO) Christopher M. Connor, the acquisition would expand...

  • Sherwin-Williams Paints opens 4 stores.  // Paintindia;Jan2009, Vol. 59 Issue 1, p144 

    The article reports on the opening of four new stores of U.S.-based Sherwin-Williams Paints in Bengaluru, India. All stores are company-owned in addition to the 3,300 outlets in the U.S., Canada and India. The stores will offer interior and exterior paints, painting accessories and tools and...

  • 5-MINUTE AMERICAS WATCH.  // ICIS Chemical Business;4/16/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 62, p6 

    The article offers world briefs on the chemical industry. Canada's government may enact legislation to end the national rail strike which has disrupted the manufacture and distribution of fertilizers. Sherwin-Williams has made its first foray into the Indian paints market with the acquisition of...

  • Jotun launches 1,000th multicolour center in the Middle East.  // Paintindia;Sep2008, Vol. 58 Issue 9, p145 

    the article reports on the launch of the 1,000th Multicolor Center (MC) of the paint manufacturer Jotun Paints in the Middle East. The new center, which is located at Al Qusais in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, is part of the plan of the manufacturer to build a total of 1,000 MCs in the region...

  • Sherwin-Williams stops bid. Investor's Business Daily // Investors Business Daily;4/ 7/2014, pA02 

    The paint retailer ended its deal to buy Consorcio Comex's Mexican operations for $2.34 bil after antitrust regulators blocked the bid. Either side can end the acquisition without a breach of contact because it wasn't completed by March 31.

  • Chase to lead $1.4B loan for Sherwin Williams deal. Dunaief, Daniel // American Banker;11/25/1996, Vol. 161 Issue 226, p24 

    Reports that Chase Manhattan Corp. will lend $1.4 billion to Sherwin-Williams Co. in its bid to acquire Thompson Minwax Holding Corp. Comments from industry experts; Impact of the acquisition on the paint industry.

  • Jotun Paints to expand retail network in India via franchise model.  // Paintindia;Dec2008, Vol. 58 Issue 12, p149 

    The article reports on the plan of Jotun Paints to expand its retail network in India by doubling its retail chains through the franchise model. According to general manager Percy Jijina, the minimum investment would be 15 lakh rupees for setting up a 300 square feet shop. Jijina also mentioned...

  • Jotun Opens Paint Production Factory in Norway.  // CoatingsTech;May2012, Vol. 9 Issue 5, p15 

    The article offers information on the launch a paint production facility by Jotun Paints Inc. in Sandefjord, Norway.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics