Facility will strengthen distribution network for architectural
coatings business

FLOWER MOUND, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that it has opened a new, nearly
450,000-square-foot (41,800-square-meter) facility in Flower Mound,
Texas, making it the largest distribution center for architectural
paints and coatings in the company’s U.S. and Canadian network.

“PPG is committed to making significant strategic investments in the
architectural coatings business,” said Tim Knavish, PPG senior vice
president, global architectural coatings and president, Europe, Middle
East and Africa. “This facility is another example of our dedication to
growing the business and strengthening our overall distribution

Centrally located in the Lakeside Ranch Business Park in the Dallas-Fort
Worth metropolitan area, the distribution center serves more than 1,000
PPG PAINTS™ stores, national retailers and independent retailers in the
southwest U.S. region. It can store in excess of 4 million gallons (15
million liters) of more than 4,500 unique paint and coatings products.

“At PPG, meeting our customers’ needs is our top priority,” said Don
Donatelli, PPG director, distribution and logistics, architectural
coatings. “This new facility will allow PPG to provide faster, more
efficient service to a number of national retailers, PPG Paints
stores, and independent retailers throughout the southwest U.S.”

PPG owns and operates nearly 40 PPG Paints stores in the
Dallas-Fort Worth region and also sells its products through local
independent retailers in the area. PPG’s architectural coatings business
employs nearly 900 people in Texas.

PPG’s architectural coatings business in the U.S. and Canada is an
industry leader in residential and commercial coatings, delivering the
latest technologies and operational advancements through its strong
portfolio of brands. It manufactures and sells interior and exterior
paints, stains, caulks, repair products, adhesives and sealants for
homeowners and professionals. Its distribution network includes more
than 15,000 touchpoints through company-owned stores, independent dealer
locations and major home improvement centers across the U.S. and Canada.
For more information, visit www.ppg.com.


At PPG (NYSE:PPG), we work every day to develop and deliver the paints,
coatings and materials that our customers have trusted for more than 135
years. Through dedication and creativity, we solve our customers’
biggest challenges, collaborating closely to find the right path
forward. With headquarters in Pittsburgh, we operate and innovate in
more than 70 countries and reported net sales of $15.4 billion in 2018.
We serve customers in construction, consumer products, industrial and
transportation markets and aftermarkets. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com.

We protect and beautify the world and PPG Paints are
trademarks and the PPG Logo is a registered trademark of PPG
Industries Ohio, Inc.


Media Contacts:
Lynne Evosevich
Architectural Coatings
[email protected]

Greta Edgar
Architectural Coatings
[email protected]