London, 6th March 2018. Trimite Group has announced today that it has acquired Firwood Paints for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition is part of Trimite’s strategy to add to its range of products to enhance the offer to its broad range of customers and to consolidate its position as the UK’s leading privately-owned coatings group.
David Roberts, Chairman of Trimite Group, said: “I am delighted to announce this acquisition. We have been in dialogue with Firwood’s owners for some time and their business is a natural addition to our group. Firwood will both complement and extend our range of technologically advanced coatings, all designed in the UK and manufactured throughout the world, for our world-class customer base.”
Martin Wallen, Chairman of Firwood Paints, said: “I am very pleased to have found a home for our business in the Trimite Group and I am confident that they will integrate and grow the business successfully. Trimite have an excellent technical reputation and are committed to growing volumes on the back of their comprehensive infrastructure and global reach.”