Established in 1958, Crown Paints (Kenya) PLC has grown to a company with an annual turnover of KShs. 7.3 billion in 2017 producing 2 million litres of paint per month and employing over 1,000 staff members. It is listed on the Nairobi Stock Exchange and has regional operations in Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda. Crown Paints is the most innovative paint company in East Africa providing tailor made solutions to the construction and retail segments of the market with innovative products, services and world class after-sales support.The company’s offerings are enhanced by international brands partnerships that collectively provide the most comprehensive product range in the region. Crown Paints has the widest dealer network in Kenya in both semi-urban and rural areas, including depots and Crown Décor World showrooms countrywide.The firm also possesses the largest number of computerised tinting machines in the market, able to dispense a range of over 6,000 shades in minutes, providing customers with a greater colour range and unparalleled convenience.
Award winning and superior service from knowledgeable, well trained and customer-focused staff enriches the consumer experience.We are able to provide valuable insights and technical know-how from project planning, interior design, colour scheming or product selection to purchase all the way to after-sales support. The company’s diversified range of quality driven, innovative products and services has been the first choice for homeowners, painters, architects and professionals for over 60 years.In addition to decorative paints, Crown Paints has supplemented its product range with a wide array of fashion and textured paint finishes aimed at consumers who want their homes, offices or commercial developments to be an extension of their personality as well as to reflect global design trends and colour palettes.The company launched the Italia Series, an easy to apply and highly affordable range of designer textured paint finishes. Crown Paints Ruff N’ Tuff exterior textured finish has been a first choice in the industry for decades, together with an extensive range of textures that cater to a multitude of tastes as well as budgets.Crown Paints has an extensive range of automotive paints available under its own Duco brand as well as world-leading products from Nexa Autocolour (PPG) and Duxone (Axalta Coating Systems).
The paint manufacturer has a supply agreement with Oil, Gas and Marine Specialist Coatings giant, Hempel, as well as leading adhesive and construction chemicals company, Pidilite. The Crown Teflon and Silicone ranges of paints are produced under license from Chemours and Wacker Chemie AG respectively.Crown Paints also has an extensive range of wood paint and varnish products that help achieve modern, classic and timeless finishes for any furniture or home décor projects.