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PPG Foundation Donates $40,000 to Coatings Department at North Dakota State University

New program will complement the university's long-standing coatings and polymeric materials program.

Powder Coating / Top Shops

Top Shops: Safeway Services Earns its Way to No. 1

The owner of Safeway Services, a painting and powder coating provider in Rockford, Illinois, wants to be more than just a hired hand.


Making Contact with Your Plating Line

Picking the right electrical contact system is important for proper plating line optimization.

Top Shops: Racking Investment

Top Shops averaged roughly $100,000 per year in new racking equipment to use on their plating line, according to the Products Finishing Top Shops Benchmarking Survey for plating shops in 2016.

Fame for Those in Liquid and Powder

Since 2014, Products Finishing has honored those in the electroplating field by inducting them into its Hall of Fame. For 2018, we want to open it up to all types of finishing sectors.


40-Under-40: Class of 2017

Chicago’s Amanda Beach leads the 2017 Products Finishing list recognizing tomorrow’s leaders in the finishing industry.