CLEVELAND – Sherwin-Williams, through its Product Finishes Division, announced the winners of its fifth annual ProVisions™ Vendor Awards during a vendor appreciation program at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, TN, on January 29.

ProVisions is part of the complete product finishing solution offered to OEMs and job shops, saving them time and transaction costs by offering all of the supplies they need on one order and one invoice. In addition to the complete line of Sherwin-Williams coatings, customers have access to more than 10,000 of the supplies and equipment they use most, including test and safety equipment, abrasives, and spray equipment.

The Vendor of the Year Award went to EXEL North America and Nexeo Solutions. EXEL North America is an expert in finishing and dispensing solutions and introduced the patented Airmix® technology in 2013, resulting in a winning program for both Sherwin-Williams and its customers. Nexeo Solutions provides thinner/reducer products and is a back-to-back winner as a result of its successful product program for Sherwin-Williams.

The Field Sales Support Award was given to Touch Up Solutions and Fandeli. Touch Up Solutions, a supplier of wood touch-up products, was recognized for the second year in a row for increased sales and outstanding distributor support. Fandeli, a manufacturer of coated abrasives, was selected for its sales in the southern region of the United States and its support of the ProVisions efforts in Mexico.

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