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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


Dunlop Adhesives welcomes new Sales & Marketing Director

Seeing in the New Year with a new appointment, Dunlop Adhesives has welcomed David Hackett to the team as Sales & Marketing Director. Taking responsibility for sales, marketing, customer services and technical advisory services, David started his new position on 4th January.

  • David has over 15 years’ industry experience
  • He joins Dunlop Adhesives from Ardex Australia where he initially focused on the development of products for the ceramics market
  • He completed an MBA in Australia and the USA, specialising in International Markets
  • David then returned to Australia as Head of Strategy and Business Development for Ardex Australia and New Zealand
  • Prior to Ardex Australia David had established his own tile retail business
  • David’s appointment follows a string of new personnel joining Dunlop Adhesives throughout 2010


David O’Neill, Building Adhesives Limited Managing Director, said:
David Hackett joins us at a time of change, challenge and development. His experience, capabilities, creativity and optimism will bring a valuable and valued dimension to our business development.

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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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