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AkzoNobel Launches ‘Paint the Future’ Challenge

AkzoNobel has launched its Paint the Future innovation challenge that aims to connect new technologies with their global scale to help reimagine the world and limits of paint.

AkzoNobel and McLaren Celebrate Ten-Year Partnership

AkzoNobel is celebrating its 10-year long partnership with McLaren Racing at the 2018 SEMA Show, 10 years since AkzoNobel and McLaren first roared off the grid with their groundbreaking partnership.

AkzoNobel Vehicle Refinishes Returns to SEMA Show Celebrating 10-Year Partnership with McLaren Racing

AkzoNobel will exhibit at booth no. 25163, where visitors will be able to view two new cars from hot rod builder Dave Kindig and also attend a press conference to celebrate the company’s 10-year partnership with McLaren Racing.

AkzoNobel Closes Sale of Specialty Chemicals to The Carlyle Group and GIC

Akzo Nobel N.V. announced it has completed the sale of the Specialty Chemicals business to The Carlyle Group and GIC for an enterprise value of $11.7 billion.

AkzoNobel Offers Technical College Support Program for Vehicle Refinish and Repair

AkzoNobel announced it is now offering a Technical College Support Program to prepare and strengthen a new generation of collision repair technicians.

AkzoNobel Helps Restore Long-Lost Racing Yacht

AkzoNobel announced that it has rescued a legendary yacht named Maiden that has twice raced around the world and made it shipshape with AkzoNobel products in preparation for a global voyage of hope.

AkzoNobel Helps Paint Picture of Hope in Fight to Save Coral Reefs

AkzoNobel announced it created special coatings for an Airbus A380 in an effort to send a global message to save the world’s coral reefs.

AkzoNobel Remembers Longtime Employee Dave Smith

Smith, who passed away on May 28, 2018, began his career with AkzoNobel in 1993 and played key roles throughout the North American Automotive & Specialty Coatings sales organization, distribution network and collision repair businesses.

AkzoNobel’s Largest Powder Coatings Plant Opens in China

The facility – one of the largest of its kind in the world – is located at an existing site and will help to further strengthen the company’s global leadership position in the powder coatings market.

AkzoNobel Combines Digital Tools to Improve Color-Matching

The new offering combines the company’s Automatchic hand-held spectrophotometer with its MIXIT digital color retrieval technology.

AkzoNobel’s Heavy-Duty 20 Group to Co-locate with HD Repair Forum

The HD Repair Forum (HDRF) announced that AkzoNobel has confirmed they will host their spring 20 Group meeting the week of April 9, in conjunction with the HD Repair Forum at the Fort Worth Hilton.

Axalta, AkzoNobel Drop ‘Merger-of-Equals’ Talks

After mulling a possible “merger of equals,” the paint makers announced that they were unable to come to “mutually agreeable terms.”