Over 50 years experience in paint & coatings
From humble beginnings supplying paint and decorating materials to the tradesmen of Newport, Colour Centre soon established a reputation throughout South Wales for supplying quality trade brands supported by excellent customer service and technical advice.
Since 2000 the company has expanded its horizons and now operates from premises throughout South Wales, the West Country and the Midlands, sticking firmly to the values on which the business was founded.
Still in private ownership, the business now ranks amongst the foremost Decorators Merchant networks in the UK distributing multiple leading brands to corporations, large contractors, tradesmen and the public alike.
With the development of IMS Coatings a division specialising in protective coatings for industry and marine and Spray Shop providing sales, hire, maintenance and repair for decorative and industrial spray machines, the company now boasts one of the most comprehensive product and service offers of its type.
I am the second of three generations involved in this industry and like my father before me and my son following in our footsteps I am proud to be a part of an independent merchants at the leading edge of our business sector. I believe that the hallmark of any successful business is to be dynamic and innovative and with continual investment throughout our business infrastructure, I am confident we can look forward to a very bright future.
Mark Langley Managing Director & Proprietor
Service is the key
It is no coincidence that those core values upon which the company was founded are still at the heart of our business philosophy today. We put our customers first, we don’t take their custom for granted and we are continually looking at ways to enhance our product offer and service.
The board of directors, senior managers and staff throughout the business remain focussed on ensuring we remain the number one choice for our customers.
The success of our business has been built on the strength of relationship we forge throughout the supply chain. At every stage of the process from product manufacture to application we rely on a partnership approach to ensure a smooth, efficient and high quality outcome.
It’s a team effort
Working with the industry’s foremost manufacturers and tradesmen from one man bands to national contractors, it is essential that we understand the needs of our customers and work with them to find real solutions and benefits in the service we provide.
This may relate to stock provision, special delivery requirements or administrative processes. We always endeavour to be flexible in providing the customer with the best service we can.