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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.

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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.

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Amy Gregory & Richard Hanney
Manifest Communications
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Dunlop Adhesives launches BRAINBOX ideas competition

Professor Dunlop's Brain Box Logo

Professor Dunlop's Brain Box Logo

Do you think you’ve got what it takes to be an inventor? Dunlop Adhesives is calling on tradesmen to get involved in improving building products – by submitting ideas to its new BRAINBOX innovation panel:

  • BRAINBOX is an opportunity to submit ideas or solutions to common problems faced by tradesmen.
  • Dunlop is keen to include its customers and their hands-on experience in the development of its products.
  • Ideas can be submitted as documents, images or even videos and are uploaded directly to the site.
  • Submissions can be anything from new products through to feedback and improvements on existing methods/solutions.
  • The best submission will win a new Dell Studio 15 laptop.
  • All ‘outstanding and original’ submissions will be rewarded with runners-up prizes .
  • The overall winner will be announced in January 2010.
  • This is the first time all tradesmen have had a chance to become inventors.
  • BRAINBOX will be promoted on special editions packs of Dunlop Adhesives products.
  • The dedicated website is:
  • You can follow idea submission and competition news on Twitter:

Prizes to be won!

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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. […]

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