10. Lanco Paints & Coatings (Blanco Group)

San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico



CEO: Sergio Blanco

2020 Coatings Sales: $300 million

Since beginning operations in 1978, Lanco Paints & Coatings' mission has been one of superior customer satisfaction centered on a drive to produce the best quality products. Lanco’s product line encompasses a wide array of applications ranging from architectural coatings and wood finishes to industrial adhesives and high-performance sealants. This family owned company has grown to an international enterprise with manufacturing facilities in the United States, the Caribbean, Central America and South America. Lanco’s products can be found from the southernmost tip of Chile to northern Canada.

Lanco Paints & Coatings prides itself on its state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities, which allow it to deliver consistently great products at the highest of quality standards. Its facilities conform to the highest ISO and safety standards. The company’s coating formulas use only approved raw materials from some of the world’s biggest and most advanced chemical manufacturers.

Notes: Lanco recently announced the construction of a manufacturing plant for coatings, adhesives, sealants and related products in Santiago, Chile. The plant signals an expansion by the company into the South American market. Lanco anticipates a production and distribution facility that is under construction in Kingston, Jamaica, will be completed at the end of 2021. That facility will serve local customers and all of the Caribbean. Additionally, Lanco is planning to build a manufacturing plant in Guatemala.

Source: Company contact