Where is AkzoNobel based?

AkzoNobel, diversified Dutch manufacturer of paints, coatings, and chemicals. The company was formed from the merger of Akzo NV and the Swedish firm Nobel Industries AB in 1994. Its headquarters are in Amsterdam.

What does AkzoNobel make?

About Akzo Nobel NV Akzo Nobel NV is a paints and coatings company based in the Netherlands. The Company operates through two business segments: Decorative Paints and Performance Coatings. The Decorative Paints segment supplies a range of products, including paints, lacquers and varnishes.

What brands does AkzoNobel own?

AkzoNobel markets their products under various brandnames such as Dulux, Bruguer, Tintas Coral, Hammerite, Herbol, Sico, Sikkens, International, Interpon, Casco, Nordsjö, Sadolin, Cuprinol, Taubmans, Lesonal, Levis, Glidden, Flood, Flora, Vivexrom, Marshall, and Pinotex among others.

When was AkzoNobel founded?


Who is the owner of Dulux?


Product type Paint
Owner AkzoNobel
Country United Kingdom
Introduced 1931; 89 years ago (in UK)
Markets Worldwide

Who is the owner of AkzoNobel?

Akzo Nobel India is a subsidiary of Akzo Nobel N.V. a Dutch multinational company. The company’s manufacturing activities in India commenced in 1939 with the setting up of Alkali and Chemical Corporation of India Ltd in Rishra West Bengal.

Is AkzoNobel a good company to work for?

Akzo is very good company to work, Systematic, provide very good employee benefits, Friendly working environment, good working environment to stay longer time in a company.

Why did Dulux use a dog?

It is rumoured that ‘Dash’ the dog belonged to the advert’s director and kept on running onto the set to play with the child actors. When editing the footage, the scenes he was in looked so good they didn’t get cut and the rest as they say is history.

Who is the largest paint manufacturer in the world?

The largest paint company in the world: Sherwin-Williams As the world’s largest paints and coatings company, based on revenue, Sherwin-Williams is comprised of three segments: the Americas Group, Consumer Brands Group, and Performance Coatings Group.

Does AkzoNobel own Dulux?

In 2008 AkzoNobel acquires ICI and Dulux become an important part of the world leading paints and performance coatings company.

Is the Dulux dog still alive?

The much-loved Bargeddie TV star of Dulux paint adverts has sadly passed away at the age of seven. The much-loved Bargeddie TV star of paint adverts has sadly passed away. Gair the old English sheepdog died suddenly from a brain haemorrhage at just seven years old last week.

Who is the current Dulux dog?

ELLEN WHEELER, 53, from Lincolnshire, owns Madison, the current Dulux dog.