Archive / October, 2014


PPG Golf Master ‘putts’ decorators through their paces

  Global coatings manufacturer, PPG Architectural Coatings EMEA UK and Ireland, has hosted its sixth consecutive PPG Golf Masters tournament, giving professional decorators the chance to follow in the footsteps of golfing greats.  The competition culminated in the final at the prestigious former Ryder Cup venue of Valderrama in southern Spain, one of the best in […]

Johnstone's Danish Oil

Johnstone’s launches new Danish oil

  Johnstone’s Trade is continuing to expand its Woodworks range after adding Danish Oil to its impressive portfolio of high performance woodcare products. The multi-purpose oil is designed for use on both interior and exterior wood and can be recoated in as little as 20 minutes, making it the perfect product for jobs that require […]

Johnstone's Big Red Rewards

Johnstone’s Big Red Rewards marks 2nd birthday

Big Red Rewards, the customer loyalty scheme from Johnstone’s Decorating Centres, is celebrating its second birthday! The scheme, which is open to all Johnstone’s Decorating Centre account customers throughout the UK and Ireland, is proud to have offered a whole host of special offers, product tests and giveaways since it was launched in October 2012. […]

Johnstone's Trade Ladybrook Square, Mansfield

Johnstone’s Trade helps to restore community pride

Johnstone’s Trade has joined forces with Mansfield District Council to restore a sense of community pride by sprucing up a shopping precinct in the town. The project to revitalise Ladybrook Square was spearheaded by the council, who viewed it as a unique opportunity to strengthen pride in the area and support local businesses by attracting […]

SDF Stirling10

Johnstone’s joins forces with SDF

Johnstone’s Trade has teamed up with the Scottish Decorators’ Federation (SDF) to launch a new brochure designed to give specifiers and main contractors in Scotland a comprehensive insight into paint specification and application. The brochure demonstrates how Johnstone’s Trade works collaboratively with the SDF to ensure that specification and application work in perfect harmony on […]

Johnstone's Bonanza Week Oct 2014

Gear up for Johnstone’s Decorating Centres’ Bonanza Week

Johnstone’s Decorating Centres’ hugely popular Bonanza Week is back with a bang on Monday 13th October, offering you the opportunity to stock up on fantastic deals ahead of the winter months. Leading the charge during Bonanza Week is a blockbusting deal on with 10 litres of Johnstone’s Jonmat Premium Contract Matt in Brilliant White or Magnolia for […]


Johnstone’s encourages decorators to get into the spirit

Johnstone’s Trade is inviting decorators to nominate community projects close to their hearts for a decorative makeover, as part of its ongoing support of local communities.  The Johnstone’s Trade ‘Community Spirit’ campaign is encouraging decorators to put forward community groups or projects – whether that be a rundown scout hut or an amateur boxing club […]

New Johnstone's Trade branding

Win big with Johnstone’s Trade!

  To celebrate its exciting new rebrand, Johnstone’s Trade is giving one lucky decorator the chance to win a brand new 16GB iPad Air. During the rebranding process Johnstone’s developed a fun behind-the-scenes video, which shows customers exactly how the unique paint strand, now used on Johnstone’s Trade communications, was created. For your chance to […]

Johnstone's Covaplus Breakfast Promotion

Start the day the Johnstone’s way

Johnstone’s Trade is offering hungry customers the chance to fill up with a free breakfast when they stock up on Covaplus Vinyl Matt this October. After teaming up with a leading national bakery chain, Johnstone’s is delighted to launch the Covaplus Big Deal Breakfast throughout October. All customers have to do is buy 20 litres […]

Johnstone's Trade - Online ColourBox tool

Johnstone’s launches new online room painter

Decorators can now access online colour support while on site making the colour selection process even easier thanks to the new ColourBox tool available via Johnstone’s Trade’s website. The innovative Johnstone’s ColourBox virtual painter tool allows both you and your customer to visualise colour on any project by simply taking and uploading a photo of […]