Decorative Paints Asia

3D murals in Canh Duong, Vietnam (photo)

We’ve helped bring new life to a 400-year-old coastal village in Vietnam. As part of our global “Let’s Colour” initiative, 30 3D murals were painted onto various homes and buildings in Canh Duong. Artists used our Dulux Weathershield products, which will help to protect the structures from the elements.

  • Following 2018’s deal to acquire full ownership of the AkzoNobel Swire Paints joint venture in China, we secured a number of strategic partnership agreements to provide consumers with improved painting solutions and stimulate the innovative development of China’s decorative paints market
  • The Dulux Concept Store in Shanghai – the first of its kind in China – officially opened. It uses art, technology and personalized services to create an interactive space where consumers can better experience the brand’s color expertise and sustainable products
  • Dulux Forest Breath (an indoor wall paint which can purify harmful air pollutants) was upgraded with breakthrough, solvent-free technology and received several environmental certifications
  • Sadolin wood protector and Dulux Ambiance Velvet Touch were launched in India, along with Dulux AquaTech, a range of superior waterproofing products
  • In Vietnam, we strengthened our leading position in the premium paint segment with the launch of Dulux Ambiance Superflexx and Dulux EasyClean
  • Dulux Aura High Gloss was introduced in Malaysia and Dulux Catylac High Gloss was launched in Indonesia
  • More than 4,500 liters of Dulux Weathershield paint was donated to recoat and protect Vietnam’s Vung Tau lighthouse, which is one of the oldest lighthouses in South East Asia
  • Dulux became the first paint brand in Pakistan to venture into e-commerce with the launch of Far Away Places on
  • Colorful new homes were created for children in Tianjin, China, as part of the company’s partnership with SOS Children’s Villages. The collaboration was also extended to include Indonesia and India, focused on employability, skills training and mentoring
  • Through partnerships with various NGOs and government schools, we helped provide education for more than 10,000 underprivileged children in five states across India, we raised road safety awareness among 20,000 youngsters, and provided skills development training to 3,000 painters and underprivileged young people


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