August 14 - August 20, 2016

Mergers have been everywhere in the coatings industry lately, with giants like Sherwin-Williams and Valspar, Dow and DuPont getting in on the act. Are all these corporate marriages good news or bad?

Answers Votes
Bad. These corporate monoliths are gaining too much market share and choking out healthy competition. 66%
Good. Larger companies are able to synergize their smaller components to create improved efficiency. 34%

Tagged categories: Acquisitions; Asia Pacific; Business matters; EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa); Latin America; Mergers; North America