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PPG's Architectural Coatings EMEA 

PPG Architectural Coatings EMEA was created in 2008 through the acquisition of SigmaKalon Group, a worldwide coatings producer based in Uithoorn, Netherlands, from global private investment firm Bain Capital. Click here to read the press release.

Our profile:

  • Architectural Coatings EMEA sells architectural coatings and sundry products directly to professional painters via a network of service centres direct sales via a network of more than 500 owned service centres and almost 3.000 independent wholesalers that give us a direct relationship with our customers.
  • 2nd largest supplier of decorative coatings in Europe.

      We have a portfolio of leading brands in both the professional and consumer sectors. Managed by our local architectural operations and covering different countries and market segments, these brands offer a range of formulas for diverse technical and aesthetic challenges. For example Sigma Coatings, Seigneurie, Johnstone's, Dekoral, Trilak, Primalex and Prominent are professional market-leading brands in their respective markets.

      Pride and Passion

      We are dedicated to our business, proud of our quality products and we are passionate about serving our customers. That is what makes us different. We strive for successful, enduring relationships with customers, consumers, employees, shareholders and suppliers – built on reliability, honesty and trust.

      We are dedicated to our business, proud of our quality products and we are passionate about serving our customers. That is what makes us different. We strive for successful, enduring relationships with customers, consumers, employees, shareholders and suppliers – built on reliability, honesty and trust.

      For the Professional and Homeowner

    • We are a market leader in several key national markets across the globe.
    • We have a unique network of around 500 fully-owned specialist decorating centres and 3,000 independent wholesalers, providing a one-stop service and a direct relationship with our customers.
    • We enjoy a particularly strong relationship with the professional painters market.
    • We provide some of the best brands and customer service in the world – thanks to the dedication and professionalism of our people.
    • We are at the forefront of developing new products and formulations to meet constantly evolving market demands and help more than 100.000 customers everyday to become more successful.
        • Our retail - Do it Yourself brands are recognised inter-nationally for their quality, colour range and ease of application. These are sold through independent paint shops or major retail groups, and hold significant market share in many countries.



      • UK & Ireland

        Brands:
        Johnstone's
        Leyland
        Fat Hog


        Southern Europe

        Brands:
        AVI
        Absolu system
        Freitag
        Guittet
        Novemail
        Peintures Gauthier
        Ripolin
        Ripolin Bâtiment
        Seigneurie
        Sigma Coatings
        Le comptoir Seigneurie Gauthier
        Univer

        Eastern Europe

        Brands:
        Primalex
        Trilak
        Cieszynka
        Dekoral
        Domalux
        Drewnochron
        Sigma Coatings
        Trinat
        Hera
        Lazuran

        Northern Europe

        Brands:
        Bondex
        Boonstoppel
        Brander
        GORI
        Histor
        Rambo
        Seigneurie
        Sigma Coatings
        Veveo Coatings

        Africa, Middle East, & French Overseas

        South Africa:
        Prominent Paints
        Sigma Coatings

        French Overseas & Suriname
        Seigneurie
        Ripolin
        Peintures Gauthier
        Sigma Coatings
        Historex
        Autocolor
        Duco

        Freitag
        Autolux
        Eureka


        Middle East
        Sigma Coatings