CLEVELAND, OH -- Sherwin-Williams' previously announced "definitive" deal to buy Sweden coatings manufacturer Becker Acroma is on track to close next month.

It follows more than a dozen coatings acquisitions of coatings and paint firms since 2007. 

Headquartered in Stockholm, Becker Acroma has more than 900 employees world wide with sales of approximately $300 million. The company operates nine manufacturing plants and 19 mixing sites, including in the United States and Canada.

Read Sherwin-Williams' press release.

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