CHICAGO  – Atlantic Plywood Inc., Woburn, Massachusetts, is now a master distributor of a large selection of Milesi high-performance Italian wood coatings, according to a joint announcement released by the companies. The new distribution agreement marks the first time these two companies have partnered to offer a line of high-performance, Italian technology, wood finishing products to professional woodworkers, cabinetmakers and millwork producers. Atlantic Plywood serves customers in New England, New York and New Jersey, offering technical support, custom color matching and a team of finishing specialists to meet the needs of customers. The Milesi line includes two-component (2K) polyurethanes, polyesters, water-based interior and exterior finishes, natural look finishes, high-gloss wet-look finishes, UV, stains, and more.

The agreement pairs two companies with long traditions of providing high-quality finishing products to the woodworking industry. Since 1974, Atlantic Plywood has been a provider of wood coatings, hardwood plywood and panel products, hardware, and other building materials to the residential and commercial building sectors. Milesi has produced wood coatings since 1947 and is the leading wood coatings manufacturer in Europe with proven innovative wood finish systems sold in more than 100 countries worldwide. Milesi utilizes cutting-edge technology not commonly found in North America.

"Expanding our product lineup to include an industry leader like Milesi reinforces our goal of providing our customers with the most innovative products and premier brands,” said Marty Wojick, Vice President of Atlantic Plywood. “We are confident our customers will be impressed with the dramatic results offered by a high-performance product like Milesi.”