2014

12/11/2014
PPG donates $5,000 to University of Alabama – Huntsville
The PPG Industries Foundation has donated $5,000 to the University of Alabama – Huntsville (UAH), which is using the grant to provide scholarships for its Girls’ Science and Engineering Day. The grant was made on behalf of PPG Industries’ aerospace business, which operates a manufacturing facility in Huntsville.

07/11/2014
PPG supports Hamilton County Junior High School math program
Walter Rexing, technical group leader at PPG Industries’ industrial coatings manufacturing facility in Mount Vernon, presented a PPG Industries Foundation check for nearly $1,000 to Hamilton County Junior High Principal Travis McCollum, Math Teacher Cindi Cox and Assistant Principal Jay Lentz for materials to aid in the instruction of key mathematical concepts.

07/11/2014
PPG supports New Hope Elementary School junior high science classes
Chris Campbell, facility manager at PPG Industries’ industrial coatings manufacturing facility in Mount Vernon, Illinois, presented a PPG Industries Foundation check for $1,000 to Scott Webb, sixth-grade teacher at New Hope Elementary School in Fairfield, for hands-on learning opportunities in science.

06/11/2014
PPG Announces Tender Offers to Purchase Certain Debt Securities for Cash
PPG Industries today announced the commencement of cash tender offers for any and all of its outstanding debt securities in the series specified in the table below, which have a total aggregate principal amount outstanding of $400 million.

06/11/2014
PPG Commences Public Offering of Senior Notes
PPG Industries today announced that it has commenced a public offering of senior notes. The offering will be made pursuant to PPG’s effective shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

06/11/2014
PPG appoints Marcos Achar Levy vice president, architectural coatings, Mexico
PPG Industries today announced that Marcos Achar Levy, previously chief executive officer of Comex, has been appointed vice president, architectural coatings, Mexico, and CEO, PPG – Comex. He will report to Michael McGarry, PPG chief operating officer. PPG previously announced it had completed its acquisition of Comex.

06/11/2014
PPG Announces Pricing for Public Offering of Senior Notes
PPG Industries today announced that it has priced its public offering of senior notes. The offering is being made pursuant to PPG’s effective shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

05/11/2014
PPG completes acquisition of Comex
PPG Industries today announced that it has finalized the acquisition of Consorcio Comex, S.A. de C.V. (“Comex”), an architectural coatings company with headquarters in Mexico City, in a transaction valued at $2.3 billion.

31/10/2014
PPG Receives Favorable Ruling from Federal Economic Competition Commission of Mexico on Comex Acquisition
PPG Industries today announced that it has received a favorable ruling from Mexico’s Federal Economic Competition Commission on its previously announced agreement to acquire Consorcio Comex, S.A. de C.V. (“Comex”). PPG announced June 30, that it had reached a definitive agreement to acquire Comex in a transaction valued at $2.3 billion. PPG received approval from the National Foreign Investment Commission of Mexico in mid-October.

31/10/2014
PPG completes acquisition of architectural paint distributor Westmoreland Supply
PPG Industries today announced that its North American architectural coatings business has completed its previously announced acquisition of Westmoreland Supply, an independent architectural paint distributor headquartered in Pittsburgh. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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