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About Dunlop

Dunlop Adhesives is a specialist manufacturer of tile adhesives, grouts, finishing, and ancillary products and continually works to provide peace of mind for builders' merchants and their customers. Its technical helpline, e-learning portal & 10 year guarantee are favourites within the building sector.

About The Digital Newsroom

The Dunlop Adhesives Digital Newsroom is a simple and useful resource for you to keep track of all the latest news stories. High resolution images and complete press releases are available to download from here, and you can connect with our various social media profiles easily. Suggestions for improvements are welcome.

Contact Details

Amy Gregory & Richard Hanney
Manifest Communications
t. +44 (0)1132 429 174


Award winners! Building Adhesives scoops prestigious Manufacturing Excellence award

Building Adhesives, specialist manufacturer of tile adhesives, grouts, finishing and ancillary products, manufacturing the BAL and Dunlop brands, has won the Natwest Award for Business Development and Change Management in the prestigious 2014 Manufacturing Excellence Awards.

    • Entry into the awards provided a means of benchmarking the company’s business, as well as underpinning its operational improvement.
    • Building Adhesives was a finalist in five categories and scooped the Business Development And Change Management Award.
    • Famed as being the Manufacturing industry’s equivalent to the Oscars, Manufacturing Excellence is a business improvement and awards programme designed to provide support and recognition for companies in the manufacturing sector.


Dave Shepherd, the Operations Director from Building Adhesives said:

We took part in the Manufacturing Excellence programme to identify how our business compared to the very best manufacturing companies and to identify opportunities to improve our performance and effectiveness.  This accolade is a tribute to the hard work of everyone within the business who have helped us progress along our journey to excellence.  I am delighted that these efforts have been recognised as it demonstrates what we have achieved and provides encouragement to continue to seek further improvement.

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Smooth mover – Dunlop’s Fine Surface Filler off to a flying start!

Dunlop’s Pro Décor range is continuing to prove popular with the trade and, with more homeowners looking to achieve the perfect finish, Dunlop’s Fine Surface Filler is predicted to fly of the shelves this autumn! As an all-in-one, ready mixed filler, the Pro Décor range Fine Surface Filler is perfect for smoothing interior wood, walls […]

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