PPG Architectural Coatings Slovakia operates from two main sites manufacturing in Dolny Kubin and distribution from Zilina.
A total of over 240 employees work within Slovakia, 54 of which are employed in the network of ‘Dom Farieb’ paint stores which can be found in key towns and cities throughout the country. For more information about the products and services offered by the Dom Farieb network please visit www.domyfarieb.sk
PPG manufactures for both professional and DIY consumers and under the brands Primalex, Balakryl and Praktik which all have extensive distribution.
KolorMax wholesale ( www.kolormax.sk) supplies an extensive range of products from PPG and other leading manufacturer brands to meet the needs of independent paint retailers.
Primalex ( www.primalex.sk) is the country’s leading wallpaint brand and has a heritage which stretches back 15 years. Manufactured to the highest standard, Primalex is one of the few companies within the country which operates in accordance with internationally recognised quality systems.
Primalex is also a leading authority in colour with the ‘Inspiro’, ‘Fortissimo’ and ‘Bonus’ ready mixed colour ranges as well as having in excess of 100 in-store colour mixing systems offering thousands of colour options.
Balakryl ( www.balakryl.sk) is the leading water based lacquers brand supplying DIY, professional painters and industrial customers. The Balakryl brand was acquired by PPG in 2009. The combined technical and marketing expertise available within Balakryl and PPG will ensure that it retains its strong market position.
Johnstone’s ( www.johnstones.sk) is the premium paint brand from PPG in the UK and offers a range of professional paints that is truly second to none. The brand can be purchased through the Dom Farieb network and leading independent retailers.
All PPG locations in Slovakia are committed to improving the sustainability of the company and have programmes designed around a framework of environment, social and economic pillars:
PPG’s business in Slovakia operates in accordance with an Environmental Quality system and PPG corporate Health & Safety rules. PPG Slovakia aims to proper segregate and environmentally friendly dispose of waste.
Primalex invests in the local community by providing sponsorship to the basketball and junior football sport clubs in Dolny Kubin. PPG Slovakia promotes healthy living and frequently organizes ‘Wellness Weeks’ events for all employees. KolorMax PPG’s Slovakian Wholesaling business regularly organizes open days to promote painting amongst the younger generation within the community.PPG’s Dom Farieb shop network supports kindergartens in providing free time activities for local children.
PPG Slovakia supports the training of young paint professionals in conjunction with The Paint Producers Association in the Slovakia.
Primalex Slovakia, s.r.o.
Dolny Kubin 026 01
+421 43 5866 722