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Milesi Wood Coatings and Lanco Paints ink Partnership to bring High Performance Italian wood finish coatings to Florida.

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Orlando, FL – October 29, 2018 – Lanco Paints, Inc., based in Orlando, FL 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 today. 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. Lanco Paints services customers in Florida, offering technical support, custom color matching, and a team of Finishing Specialists to meet all their customer’s needs. 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 new partnership agreement pairs two companies with long traditions of providing high-quality finishing products to the woodworking industry. Since 1978, family-owned Lanco Paints has been an industry-leading provider of architectural paints, roof coatings, adhesives, and caulks among other building materials to the residential and commercial building sectors throughout Florida, the Caribbean and Central America. 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.

"Partnering with a world class company like Milesi provides Lanco Paints with an invaluable partner as we look to expand our business throughout FLorida,” said JP Gaztambide, President of Lanco Paints. “We can’t wait for our customers to try Milesi’s state-of-the-art products and are excited to grow together in a dynamic and growing market.” “
We consider this agreement to be a key partnership in our North American wood coatings business and another milestone in rolling out the Milesi North American National Distribution Program with highly respected and quality partners such as Lanco Paints” said Jeff Takac, Milesi – Managing Director – North America. “It’s not often that a company with the expertise, knowledge, service, and history of Lanco Paint and a company with the unique heritage, products, research, and chemistry of Milesi join forces. This relationship has the potential to help both organizations experience solid growth and to benefit our end users with cutting-edge high-performance European wood finish technologies in one of the largest wood markets in the U.S. Milesi Wood Coatings are well known world-wide and are highly respected in the North American market, and this partnership allows our end users in Florida to have access to Milesi Wood Coatings through a highly respected and experienced partner such as Lanco Paints.”
Lanco Paints

Since beginning operations in 1978, Lanco’s mission has been one of superior customer satisfaction centered on our drive to produce the best quality products. Based on our founder’s creed, Lanco’s product line encompasses a wide array of applications ranging from architectural coatings and wood finishes, to industrial adhesives and high performance sealants. After many years of hard work and dedication, this family owned company has grown to an international enterprise with manufacturing facilities in the United States, the Caribbean, Central and South America. Lanco has maintained its sense of purpose even though it remains one of the fastest growing paint manufacturers in the world. Lanco’s products can be found from the southernmost tip of Chile to northern Canada, giving millions of people the excellent choice of our entire product line

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Milesi Wood CoatingsItalian Technology meets design solutions
Milesi is a brand of the IVM Group, one of the largest and influential wood coatings manufactures in Europe and in the world. Milesi products were born in 1947 in Italy, a country that has always been a point of reference in the furniture industry. These products were developed and perfected through constant interaction with local industry experts and designers who are appreciated all over the world. With its substantial investment in North America, the IVM Group declares its intention to make Milesi products and technology accessible to the North American professional user.
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