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PPG Industries has been making headlines this week in the lingering
aftermath of the announcement that its auto glass business would
be sold to Platinum Equity and as it looks to the year ahead. Click
on the links below for the latest from the Pittsburgh-based company.
Teary-Eyed Over PPG's Planned Sale Of Creighton Plant
Raymond Bowser went to work at PPG Industries Inc.'s Creighton plant
when he was 18. Fifty-five years later, he still shows up five days
a week to turn out glass used in automobile windshields.
Chairman Bunch Outlines Company's Accelerated Transformation
Charles E. Bunch, chairman and chief executive officer of PPG Industries
(NYSE:PPG), described for investment analysts here today actions
the company has taken to accelerate its shift to a business portfolio
centered on coatings and specialty products.
Completes Divestiture Of Fine Chemicals Business
PPG Industries (NYSE: PPG) today completed the sale of its fine
chemicals business to ZaCh System S.p.A., the fine chemicals subsidiary
of Zambon Company S.p.A., Milan, Italy, for approximately $65 million.
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