M&A Strategy: Anticipating a Rebound

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U.S. Coatings Industry: Looking Behind and Ahead

Reviewing 2018-2023 HighlightsArchitectural CoatingsOEM CoatingsSpecial Purpose CoatingsExploring Future Technologies and OpportunitiesAdapting to Change The U.S. Market Analysis for the Paint and Coatings Industry, 2023-2028, written by ChemQuest in partnership with...
Q&A with Sandrine Garnier: Coatings Industry Trends

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PPCJ spoke to Sandrine Garnier Ph.D., a recently appointed Director of The ChemQuest Group, about her plans for her new role and her views on the biggest trends and challenges facing the coatings industry at the moment. Q: A lot of your background is in adhesives....
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