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Crown supports flood-hit community in Warrington

Crown Decorating Centres‚Äô Warrington branch has donated a thousand litres of Crown Trade Paint to 100 flood-hit local residents. In January this year flooding in the North West had a devastating impact on the local community, causing damage to hundreds of homes in the area, with Warrington particularly affected. The community quickly came together to […]


Novus vows to Build Back Better through launch of new initiative

Novus Property Solutions has launched a new charitable challenge for 2021 as part of its vision to be a force for good, which will see its colleagues, clients, supply chain and the wider community encouraged to nominate a deserving cause to receive funding from the company. The contractor‚Äôs new charitable and social value initiative will […]


The Kana Tank Brush Receives European Patent

Ciret are proud to announce that we have the official European Patent for the unique brush technology of our innovative and revolutionary ‚ÄúPremier Kana Tank brush‚ÄĚ. What makes the Tank Brush unique? The Tank brush was specifically developed to hold more product than an average brush, resulting in reduced painting time and allowing for more […]


Hempel to acquire Wattyl Australia and New Zealand

On 18 February, world-leading coatings manufacturer Hempel A/S signed a purchase agreement for the acquisition of Wattyl, one of Australia and New Zealand‚Äôs leading and highly distinguished manufacturers of paint for the decorative and protective segments with a turnover of EUR 150 million and 750 employees. The seller is The Sherwin-Williams Company, the world‚Äôs largest […]