WAUKEGAN, Ill., Aug. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- AkzoNobel Aerospace Coatings announced today that it is expanding its distribution network by partnering with a distributor in Mexico, known as HiscoMex, making AkzoNobel its preferred paint line.
"The aerospace industry in Mexico has experienced tremendous growth over the last few years, turning it into a key market for the global industry," says Tami Swearingin, Sales Manager, North America, for AkzoNobel Aerospace Coatings. "We are proud to partner with HiscoMex, which operates five AS9120 Certified warehouses throughout Mexico. This is a great strategic agreement for AkzoNobel that will allow us to provide industry-leading technical support to our customers in the region."
With the HiscoMex partnership, the entire AkzoNobel Aerospace product line will be available to customers in Mexico, including AkzoNobel's industry leading Aerodur Base Coat/Clear Coat system, Eclipse topcoat, and the full line of Alumigrip products.
"Hisco is excited to be partnering with a world-class manufacturer like AkzoNobel. Their decision to work with Hisco is indicative of our leading role in the aerospace market throughout Mexico. We look forward to bringing AkzoNobel's industry-leading products to our customers and working with them to add value to their businesses," says Dave Weitner, VP of Marketing at Hisco.
For more information on AkzoNobel Aerospace Coatings, visit www.anac.com
About HiscoMex HiscoMex, the wholly-owned Mexican subsidiary of leading industrial supplier Hisco, leverages competitive advantage with 10 stocking locations, including key aerospace-certified sites in Mexicali, Bajio, Chihuahua and Nogales to serve the aircraft OEM and MRO industries with essential in-stock solutions. A full stocking distributor with local inventory, HiscoMex partners with leading manufactures including AkzoNobel to deliver best-in-class products on time and on budget—through its unique Documented Cost Savings (DCS) program. The company offers vendor-managed inventory programs and specialized warehousing for chemical management, logistics services and cold storage. HiscoMex also serves the electronics, automotive, medical and electrical industries. Value-added fabrication and custom repackaging are available. For more information, visit www.hiscomexico.com.
About AkzoNobel AkzoNobel creates everyday essentials to make people's lives more livable and inspiring. As a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, we supply essential ingredients, essential protection and essential color to industries and consumers worldwide. Backed by a pioneering heritage, our innovative products and sustainable technologies are designed to meet the growing demands of our fast-changing planet, while making life easier. Headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, we have approximately 46,000 people in around 80 countries, while our portfolio includes well-known brands such as Dulux, Sikkens, International, Interpon and Eka. Consistently ranked as a leader in sustainability, we are dedicated to energizing cities and communities while creating a protected, colorful world where life is improved by what we do.