Tag: coating

The Bullwhip Effect

During the Eastern Coatings Show, Michael Levely, Sr. Director of Supply Chain at Dow, gave an excellent timeline and explanation (with interesting statistics) of why the supply chain is so extremely stressed today.

Conference Season Kicks Off With CTT and PCS

September marks the in-person return of PCI’s two annual events, Coatings Trends & Technologies (CTT) and the Powder Coating Summit (PCS). CTT will take place September 8-9 at the Westin in Lombard, Illinois, and PCS takes place Sept. 22-23 at…

2020: Need I Say More?

Learn about how Covid-19, mergers and acquisitions, and global supply chain disruptions affected coatings sales figures in 2020.

Small Quantities, Big Impact

While they compose a very small percentage of a formulation, usually less than 2% of the final formula, additives have a significant impact on a coating’s production, in-can stability, application and final film properties.

Pandemic Accelerates Digital Pace

PCI is excited to launch our new e-Magazine platform and design with this March issue. Rather than reading like a page-turning magazine, each department, column or feature article reads like a web page.

Mentoring at Its Best

Specialty chemicals provider, Nouryon, has partnered with New York-based American Corporate Partners (ACP) to provide mentorships that assist post-9/11 veterans transition from active military duty to civilian careers.