Archive / May, 2014

Johnstone's Trade

Johnstone’s unveils striking new branding

Johnstone’s Trade has developed exciting new branding that reflects its position as a paint manufacturer committed to progressing product performance. Johnstone’s is committed to delivering high performance products to trade decorators and specifiers who care about their work, demand high quality and believe in achieving the best possible results. This commitment is now backed up […]

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Johnstone’s pays tribute to industry’s top decorators

Johnstone’s Trade has once again celebrated the great and good of the decorating industry following another hugely successful Johnstone’s Painter of the Year Awards. The event is one of the most anticipated on the decorating calendar and this year celebrated its 31st anniversary in style at the Lowry Hotel in Manchester. Split over four different categories […]


Brighten up with Johnstone’s Smooth Metal Paint

Professional decorators will now be able to choose from over 10,000 colours when painting metal surfaces after leading brand Johnstone’s Trade announced a significant step forward for its Smooth Metal Paint offering. This means that the product is now able to provide practical and high performance solutions for metal protection with safety and identification colours […]

Macpherson, Crown Paints

Macpherson stands the test of time 130 years on

A brand name which represents quality and reliability to generations of painters and decorators has reached a special milestone. Macpherson Trade Paints’ strong heritage and rich history as a real value for money brand has stood the test of time over the last 130 years. Across the range, prices have remained affordable to professional painters […]

Johnstone's Decorating Centre, Bonanza Week

Bumper Bonanza week at Johnstone’s Decorating Centres

The hugely popular Johnstone’s Decorating Centres’ Bonanza Week is coming to a store near you from Monday 19th May. The event will see hundreds of special offers across the network of stores, including 33% off selected Johnstone’s coloured emulsions. With hundreds of prices lowered and the ‘Mix and Match’ decorating sundries offer back by popular demand, […]

Johnstone's Decorating Centre

New Johnstone’s Decorating Centre catalogue out now!

The first edition of the Johnstone’s Decorating Centre Catalogue is now available, confirming that the nationwide network of stores is the premier destination for all decorating needs. For the first time this clear and easy-to-use catalogue highlights the comprehensive range of products available from Johnstone’s Decorating Centres throughout the UK & Ireland. Leading with industry […]

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Be a World Cup winner with Crown Trade Fantasy Football

FOOTBALL fans are being given the chance to lead their very own dream team to World Cup glory. The free Crown Trade Fantasy Football competition provides an opportunity to demonstrate your knowledge of the beautiful game during the forthcoming tournament in Brazil. Select your squad from the countries taking part and, if your players perform, […]

Sandtex Trade

Sandtex Trade races ahead with TV campaign

Sandtex Trade is hitting TV screens this summer in a high-impact campaign with Sky Sports News. The deal will see the premium masonry paint brand sponsor the 10pm bulletin every night between May and August, for 17 weeks. In addition to the sponsorship, from May through to August, Sandtex Trade is also offering the opportunity […]


New Sadolin video shows how to achieve ‘Woodcare for the long term’

Premium woodcare brand Sadolin has launched the seventh episode in its series of online video guides, written and produced to help customers to make the most of its extensive range of woodstains, varnishes, oils and preparatory products for timber. “This is Sadolin – Woodcare for the long term” focuses on how to get the very […]