SEATTLE – Miller Paint is now the distributor of the complete line of Rudd wood coatings, including stains, varnishes, lacquers, topcoats, and other finishing products, according to a joint announcement released by the companies. The new distribution agreement marks the first time the two Northwest‐based corporations have partnered to provide a complete line of wood finishing products to professional woodworkers, cabinetmakers and millwork producers.

Fifty Miller locations in Washington and Oregon will provide customer support along with the complete line of Rudd wood coatings.

Miller Paint is an employee‐owned company headquartered in Portland that has been in the decorating business for over 120 years. The Rudd Co. Inc., Seattle, has produced wood finishes and coatings for more than 101 years.

“We consider this agreement with Miller Paint a landmark in our wood coatings business and a solid first step in rolling out our national distribution program,” said Jeff Takac, Vice President of Sales & Marketing.