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PPG reportedly offering Strongsville employees relocation to PA
Reports say the company is offering employees relocation packages to the Pittsburgh area
Story by LYNDSEY SCHLEY


 
The lobby of the Glidden plant in Strongsville.
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There are reports out of Strongsville that glass-and-chemical giant PPG Industries may be relocating. WTAM radio reports the company offered employees here relocation packages to the Pittsburgh area, where PPG is headquartered. But PPG spokesman Bryan Iams says the company has nothing to announce about Strongsville, and they’re in the process of integrating some recently purchased subsidiaries.
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“We continue to make good progress with the integration," Iams says. "That progress continues to move forward and we look forward to creating a business that will better serve the customers in our wider market.”

PPG bought the Strongsville plant, along with brands such as Glidden and Flood, from AkzoNobel last year.

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AkzoNobel in Strongsville is next to go.


Posted by: Jim (Strongsville) on August 18, 2013 12:08PM
both Headquarters and Research and Development are moving to two different Pittsburgh(it sucks) locations


Posted by: Pittsburgh Pete (Green) on August 15, 2013 9:08AM
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