PPG and Saint-Gobain Abrasives Canada Inc. have announced a partnership that will see PPGs CertifiedFirst Network members will promote Saint-Gobain Abrasives. PPGs CertifiedFirst Network members will promote Saint-Gobain Abrasives, Norton and Carborundum products within their auto body shops. In return, CertifiedFirst Network members will have increased purchasing power of Saint-Gobain Abrasives, Norton and Carborundum products. We are very excited about this opportunity and look forward to PPGs partnership with Saint-Gobain Abrasives, said Jeffery Murphy, marketing programs manager- CertifiedFirst Network. Many of our customers are already using Saint-Gobain products; this partnership will increase the ties that our two companies already have. At PPG we are always looking for ways to increase the value of the CertifiedFirst Network to our members, by adding Saint-Gobain Abrasives to our Preferred Vendor Program, we have made a smart addition to the program.