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Axalta Coating Systems Introduces ReplaShade Custom Powder Color Match Program

August 4, 2015
By Business Wire News


Axalta Coating Systems, a leading global manufacturer of liquid and powder coatings, is excited to announce the launch of, ReplaShade™, a custom color match program that is designed to deliver fast and effective color matches to the powder coating market in the United States, Canada and Mexico. With an eight-day production time, ReplaShade gives Axalta the ability to respond to the market’s need for faster service.

ReplaShade creates the ability to quickly react to unique projects where custom matched powder is required in smaller volumes, creating efficiency and flexibility for Axalta customers.

“Our customers have expressed the need for a faster service in the marketplace,” said Gilles Georges, Business Director for Axalta’s Powder Coatings business in North America. “ReplaShade responds to their needs with a focused and efficient service that allows us to reduce our matching and production time.”

ReplaShade’sdedicated team of color specialists work to match color needs quickly and effectively utilizing visual inspection, along with a color-calibrating spectrophotometer that accurately captures images of multicolor materials.

ReplaShade is available in Alesta® TGIC standard and glycouril polyesters, as well as premium weathering powder coating products, in a variety of surface finishes and gloss ranges. Flexible packaging options are available, ranging from 55 lbs. to 385 lbs.

To contact a ReplaShaderepresentative for more information, or to submit a color match project, please call 1-800-667-9610.

About Axalta Coating Systems

Axalta is a leading global company focused solely on coatings and providing customers with innovative, colorful, beautiful and sustainable solutions. From light OEM vehicles, commercial vehicles and refinish applications to electric motors, buildings and pipelines, our coatings are designed to prevent corrosion, increase productivity and enable the materials we coat to last longer. With more than 145 years of experience in the coatings industry, the over 12,000 people of Axalta continue to find ways to serve our more than 120,000 customers in more than 130 countries better every day with the finest coatings, application systems and technology. For more information visit and follow us @axalta on Twitter and on LinkedIn.

Axalta Coating Systems
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