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www.valspar.com
Minneapolis, MN
10000+ employees
1806
Company - Public (VAL)
Manufacturing
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
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The Valspar Corporation is the fourth largest global manufacturer and distributor of paints and coatings. Since 1806, we has provided customers and consumers with industry-leading innovation, high quality products and superior customer service. We manufactures and distributes ... Read more

Mission: For more than 200 years, our leadership in technology and innovation has enhanced the beauty of homes, improved the durability of industrial products and protected what we eat and drink. It's why we say, "if it matters, we're on ... Read more

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    I have been working at Valspar full-time

    Pros

    job is challenging and rewardign

    Cons

    we have been sold to sherwin williams.

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Valspar Interviews

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    Inside Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
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    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Valspar (New York, NY).

    Interview

    I went through a temp agency and did not have to do any kind of interviews. I met with the temp agency through Adecco and was giving an interview which allowed me the opportunity.

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Company Updates

  • #TBT to 2014, with this compilation of achievements and recognitions on the renovation of the Valspar's Minneapolis Applied Science and Technology home office and labs.

    The valspar Corporation | HCM Architects Blog

    A look back at the remaking of a great company home.

  • Seneca Foods Corporation is continuing its commitment to food safety education by partnering with our Packaging division and adding our valPure logo to many of their canned vegetable labels. valPure, Valspar's brand of non-BPA can lining technologies

    SENECA FOODS, Valspar Debut valPure Can Linings in Libby's Brand

    Seneca Foods Corporation is continuing its commitment to food safety education by partnering with The Valspar Corporation, adding their valPure logo to many of its canned vegetable labels. valPure, Valspar's brand of non-BPA can lining technologies, provides protection for food while addressing consumers' desire to avoid materials of concern.

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Valspar Awards & Accolades

  • Innovation in Supplier Information Management, Informatica, 2015
  • Excellence in Concrete and Masonry Design and Construction, Minnesota Concrete & Masonry Contractors Association, 2015
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