Axalta Unveils its Automotive Color of the Year 2019
Axalta develops, manufactures and sells a wide selection of performance and transportation coatings around the world. Our customers range from the largest, global original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) to small, family-owned businesses. All of whom have one thing in common – the promise of Axalta quality. Our employees are committed to providing the best possible customer experience, service and product support to every one of our brands.
Axalta today announced that Barry Snyder has been named Senior Vice President and Chief Operations and Supply Chain Officer and Robert Roop has been promoted to Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, effective immediately. The two leaders will drive Axalta's commitment to innovation and growth in their new roles. Dr. Snyder will continue to serve on Axalta's leadership team, while Dr. Roop will be added to the leadership team, both reporting directly to Axalta Chief Executive Officer Robert Bryant.
Axalta today announced the expansion of its Landshut, Germany, site, creating a second production facility in the region for bonded metallic powder coatings alongside Axalta’s Montbrison plant in France. The second production facility will enable Axalta to better respond to the increasing demand for high-quality metallic powder coatings, which are used specifically in architectural and design applications.
Axalta unveiled today a spectrum of automotive colours designed for the future of automobiles in its 2019 Automotive Color Trend Report: Color Combo. The report showcases unique colour combinations, such as Comeback Duo and Smart Duo, and the emerging global automotive trends and latest innovations in colour science driving them.