Dominion Colour and LANSCO Colors Announce Merger
Toronto, Canada and Pearl River, NY – [April 8, 2018] – Dominion Colour Corporation (“DCC”), a leading global manufacturer of high performance pigments, dispersions, and preparations for the coatings, plastics and specialty ink industries, and LANSCO Colors (“LANSCO”), a market leading supplier of a wide-range of quality pigments sold to similar industries, are pleased to announce that they will be merging their companies.
The combination of DCC and LANSCO will bring together the strengths of both companies, significantly benefitting pigment consuming customers by offering a broad portfolio of color pigments and technical expertise locally to every corner of the globe.
Dominion Colour Corporation provides innovation in pigments, dispersions & preparations to the market leading coatings, plastics and ink manufacturers in 70 countries worldwide. Dominion Colour has world class manufacturing facilities in Canada, the Netherlands, and the UK as well as technical sales offices throughout the Americas, Europe, and Asia to enable close collaboration with customers.
LANSCO Colors is one of the industry’s most reliable and customer-focused suppliers of premium consistent-quality, high value-in-use pigments. LANSCO’s large network of sales representatives, supported by an in-house sales and technical team, allows them to serve the challenging needs of 600 U.S. customers in the coatings, ink and plastics markets as well as in selected international markets.
“Together, we bring a broad product portfolio to the market with a unique value proposition,” commented Dr. Mark Vincent, C.E.O, Dominion Colour Corporation. “We look forward to working closely with the experienced team at LANSCO so that all our customers see our unique ability to provide the right solution for their needs.”
Donald Greenwald, C.E.O. / President, LANSCO Colors, remarked that, “as a combined entity, we will be able to offer customers significant synergies and benefits of scale. Together, the capabilities of our companies will create one unified team, dedicated to providing innovative and value-based solutions for customers worldwide.” Mr. Greenwald continued, “Each of us brings our own complementary strengths. By combining to create a broader global pigment provider, we will offer a range of organic & inorganic pigments, dispersions, and preparations that will be unmatched in the industry.”
Mr. Greenwald and the LANSCO management team will continue with the merged company going forward.
For more information, please contact Dr. Bruce Howie, Global Product Marketing Manager, Dominion Colour Corporation, tel. 1.416.645.4861, email firstname.lastname@example.org or Dr. Frank Lavieri, EVP/GM, LANSCO Colors, email email@example.com
About Dominion Colour Corporation
Dominion Colour Corporation: 515 Consumers Road, Suite 700, Toronto, ON, Canada M2J 4Z2 1.800.387.7211
Founded in 1946, Dominion Colour Corporation is a leader in colour pigment solutions and preparations for the coatings, plastics and specialty ink industries worldwide. As a leader in pigment innovation, DCC offers a broad product portfolio focused on high performance inorganic and organic pigments. Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, DCC has world class manufacturing facilities in Canada, the Netherlands, and the UK as well as technical sales offices throughout the Americas, Europe, and Asia to enable close collaboration with customers. For more information, please refer to the DCC website at www.dominioncolour.com.
About LANSCO Colors
Lansco Colors: 1 Blue Hill Plaza – 11th Floor, PO Box 1685, Pearl River, NY USA 10965 1.800.526.2783
LANSCO Colors was founded in 1926 and is based in New York with offices in Rhode Island and Texas. The company sources pigments from approximately 70 different factories in 15 countries to bring customers the most comprehensive pigment line available. Some of its organic pigments are toll produced using its formulas and raw materials. LANSCO is the preferred supplier to some of the most selective and recognizable coatings, plastics and inks companies around the world. For more information, please refer to the LANSCO website at www.pigments.com.
About H.I.G. Capital
H.I.G. Capital is a leading global private equity and alternative assets investment firm with over $23 billion of equity capital under management. Based in Miami, and with offices in New York, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Atlanta in the U.S., as well as international affiliate offices in London, Hamburg, Madrid, Milan, Paris, Bogotá, and Rio de Janeiro, H.I.G. specializes in providing both debt and equity capital to small and mid-sized companies, utilizing a flexible and operationally focused/ value-added approach. For more information, please refer to the H.I.G. website at www.higcapital.com.