Media Contacts, MPG win Valspar Paint biz

The venerable US manufacturer's products will be featured exclusively in Canada at Lowe's.

Toronto-based Media Contacts Canada and MPG Canada announced yesterday that they will be the Canadian agencies for Valspar Paint.

The sixth-largest paint manufacturer in the US, with a history of over 200 years in the paints and coatings business, Valspar is launching its presence in Canada in conjunction with the recent openings of Lowe’s stores in Ontario, which will be the exclusive purveyors of Valspar products in Canada.