Wood coatings and paint giant Sherwin-Williams has named Urbane Bronze as its 2021 Color of the Year, referring to it as "sanctuary in any space for mindful reflection and renewal."
Sherwin-Williams, through its Industrial Wood Coatings division, is expanding its Color Express Visualizer Program to kitchen cabinet manufacturers.
This forecast is built to inspire product developers and manufacturers of wood products to create finishes in line with consumer preference shifts based on global, cultural and economic influences.
The global waterborne wood coatings market was worth $2.2 billion in 2018, says ResearchAndMarkets.com's latest report.
The Virtual Panel Studio online tool allows wood product designers to discover, manage and share hundreds of colors and finishes.
Awards first Assured Applicator Certification Certification to Edmund Allen Lumber.
Sherwin-Williams, along with paint makers ConAgra Grocery Products and NL Industries Inc., has won a ruling from a California appeals court over lead paint contamination.
At WMS 2017, Sherwin-Williams asks, "Is It Waterborne or Solvent-Based?," testing woodworkers' acumen. Five winners will receive a Warrior hockey stick finished with Sherwin-Williams waterborne coatings
By Bill Esler
Sherwin-Williams will bring its Waterborne Challenge to another industry event - this time to professionals at the Woodworking Machinery and Supply Expo and Conference (WMS) November 2-4.