Valspar Corporation is one of the largest coatings manufacturers in the world. The company provides coatings and coating intermediates to a wide range of customers. It supplies paints, varnishes and stains for the do-it-yourself and professional markets. Valspar develops coatings and inks for packaging and food and beverage activities. The company offers factory-applied coatings for industrial customers and Original Equipment Manufacturers. It produces high-performance floor coatings for commercial and recreational applications. Valspar Corporation features expertise in polymer and dispersion technology. The company was founded in 1806 and is headquartered in Minneapolis. It employs more than 7,000 people in 80-plus locations worldwide. Valspar Corporation operates in numerous cities, including Pittsburgh.