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Posted on October 16, 2018

GFS at FABTECH 2018: Brighter Business for Paint & Powder

OSSEO, Wis. — Dedicated to providing high-quality, cost-effective finishing equipment for industrial manufacturers and businesses, Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS) is excited to feature General Purpose Paint Booths and Powder Recovery Booths at FABTECH 2018, from Nov. 6-8 in Atlanta. From paint booths to washers and powder coating booths to ovens, GFS offers a complete range […]


Posted on October 12, 2018

GFS People: Meet the Fan & Duct Team

Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) is a family-owned and operated company, focused on our family of exceptional employees. With this “people-first” approach, our employees have every chance to flourish and make their mark. Each month, we spotlight a different department within the company, from our manufacturing floor to our office buildings. This month, our spotlight turns […]


Posted on October 09, 2018

Problem Solved — New Canadian Collision Center Increases Efficiency with REVO Rapid

Vaughn Wyant started his journey in the automotive business on the sales floor. It was in sales where his “love of the deal” took him from working at Ford dealerships in England, Vancouver and Alberta to owning his own business in his hometown of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Wyant opened his first dealership, Jubilee Ford, under the […]


Posted on October 05, 2018

Celebrating Manufacturing Month at GFS

October is Manufacturing Month in Wisconsin — a month dedicated to recognizing the robust and dynamic industry throughout the state. In 2018, manufacturing in Wisconsin is expected to grow to nearly 500,000 employees, as calculated by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. At Global Finishing Solutions (GFS), we are proud to be an integral part of […]


Posted on October 02, 2018

Global Finishing Solutions Adds Chassis Liner Supply to Texas Distribution Team

OSSEO, Wis. — Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) is excited to announce that Chassis Liner Supply has joined our automotive and truck refinish distribution team in Texas, bolstering GFS’ ability to provide extraordinary service to body shops in the Dallas-Fort Worth and surrounding Texas area. Chassis Liner Supply is a full-service distributor located in Euless, Texas. […]


Posted on September 28, 2018

Problem Solved — Kindig-It Design Partners with GFS for Custom Paint Prep and Application Equipment

Kindig-It Design is known around the world for their superior craftsmanship of custom cars. A venture that started in June 1999 in owner Dave Kindig’s garage, Kindig-It now employs 34 men and women, offering the entire gamut of one-of-a-kind car builds. From Dave’s design and renderings, to prototyping, metal fabrication, bodywork, paint and polish, rewiring, […]


Posted on September 24, 2018

GFS at SEMA 2018: Meet Dave Kindig and Drive Your Paint Shop Forward

OSSEO, Wis. — Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS) is eager to welcome Dave Kindig of Kindig-It Design to GFS Booth #11119 at this year’s SEMA Show, from Oct. 30 to Nov. 2 in Las Vegas. Part of an action-packed, educational event, GFS is dedicated to providing solutions and insights for collision repair shop owners, managers and […]


Posted on September 20, 2018

What Does My Paint Booth Need to Achieve Code Compliance?

In a perfect world, achieving code compliance for your paint booth would be a one-size-fits-all process. In reality, different cities have different ordinances and permit requirements, resulting in a lot of variation in the process. Our goal at Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) is to help customers every step of the way. Before the first vehicle, […]


Posted on September 14, 2018

Auto Refinish Distributors Visit Wisconsin for Sales Training Meeting

This week, Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) welcomed a group of automotive refinish distributors at our headquarters in Osseo, Wisconsin, for training on products, service and maintenance, code compliance, sales tools and other various training sessions. Kicking off the festivities on Sept. 11, GFS distributors and employees participated in a nine-hole scramble at Wild Ridge Golf […]


Posted on September 13, 2018

GFS Celebrates Curran Group’s 100-Year Anniversary

Since 1998, Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) has been fully owned by the Curran Group, Inc., a family-owned and operated holding company based in Illinois. This year, the Curran Group is celebrating 100 years in business and GFS is taking part in the celebration. Founded in 1918 as Metropolitan Coal & Ice by William Curran and […]


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