U-C Coatings, LLC in Buffalo, New York, has acquired Color Putty in Monroe, Wisconsin, to bring more solutions to the building products market. Color Putty® produces putties used for filling nail holes or imperfections in wood paneling, furniture and cabinetry. U-C Coatings provides premium products to address surface protection, beautification, restoration and repair needs.
Toney Priewe, president of Color Putty, says this merger has many benefits that will enable the Color Putty brand to expand.
“We are happy to partner with U-C Coatings,” Priewe says. “Color Putty is considered ‘The Original’ wood filler by generations of professionals. We are confident U-C Coatings will continue to provide the highest standards our customers have come to recognize with Color Putty.”
The acquisition brings a wider range of products, bigger sales and service teams, increased technical capabilities and improved supply capabilities to Color Putty.
“Color Putty is a great addition to U-C Coatings that will expand our specialty offerings, especially to the contractor and DIY markets,” says Eric Degenfelder, CEO of U-C Coatings. “The acquisition continues our emphasis on environmentally friendly, easy-to-use, high performance products. We look forward to continuing and strengthening support to Color Putty distributors and customers.”