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Johnstone’s Trade announces Leeds Rhinos Club and Player sponsorship

Johnstone’s Trade has announced that it will be continuing its partnership with Leeds Rhinos rugby club for a third consecutive year. The paint manufacturer will be the club’s official paint partner and will also be sponsoring one of its young players, Jack Broadbent (whose mum actually works at the PPG head offices), for the 2021 season.

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PPG employees raise more than £115,000 for Prostate Cancer UK

BIRSTALL, United Kingdom, 14th of April, 2021 – PPG today announced that it made an employee-raised donation of more than £115,000 to Prostate Cancer UK to help fund research into better diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer and to provide support for affected men and their families. Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in the United Kingdom.

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For professional painters and decorators, providing customers with a long-lasting, premium finish is a crucial part of the job. However, when it comes to interior trim surfaces, paintwork is at risk of wear and tear from stains, scratches and hand contact, which can leave behind marks and blemishes. This is a common issue; however, it means that redecoration often needs to be carried out sooner than customers would like.  To tackle this issue, Johnstone’s Trade has carried out extensive research, development and testing to formulate a paint that can help professional painters and decorators provide a quality finish that will stand the test of time. Placing the needs and reputations of professionals at the forefront of innovations, we launched Johnstone’s Trade Aqua Guard – a new water based satin paint with enhanced durability, suitable for interior wood and metal.

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Johnstone’s Trade today launches Aqua Guard - a new, durable water based satin paint that has been specifically designed to defend interior wood and metal surfaces against scratches, wear and tear and greasy finger marks. Interior wood and metal surfaces are often vulnerable to stains, scratches and grease in areas where the paint surface has softened. However, with innovative Surface Protection technology, Johnstone’s Trade Aqua Guard creates a defensive barrier to ensure a long-lasting and premium finish.

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PPG brings a colourful solution to Resorts World

Shopping centres are at the heart of most major cities across the UK. As popular, high-traffic destinations, these buildings require regular upkeep in order to maintain a high-end finish. One such example is Resorts World in Birmingham, a modern shopping, dining and entertainment destination that attracts visitors from across the Midlands and beyond. When tasked with renovating Resorts World, architects and interiors practice Alexander Owen Architecture (AO) and painting contractor, Bagnalls, turned to PPG Architectural Coatings and its paint brand Johnstone’s Trade for its wide range of colour.

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