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Dulux Decorator Centre (DDC) opens new store in Islington

Press release   •   Feb 20, 2019 08:49 GMT

A new Dulux Decorator Centre (DDC) is officially launching in Islington, complete with a visit from the famous Dulux dog and goody bag for visitors on launch day.

The new store on North Road, has been streamlined to suit the needs of painters and decorators and the grand opening will take place on 20th February, offering the local community a wide range of paint, accessories and wallcoverings, all under one roof.

All customers who visit the store on the day will collect double Nectar points on all purchases, as well as being offered free refreshments. The first 30 customers through the door will also receive a complimentary goody bag including a t-shirt, travel mug, beanie, paintbrush and more.

To celebrate the launch, the iconic Dulux dog will be in attendance, giving customers the chance to snap a selfie with the famed four-legged face of Dulux.

In addition, to support the local community Dulux Decorator Centre Islington is donating £500 worth of products to KIDS who provide family support in Islington, the donation will help update their facilities. The charity was chosen by the store team, who have strong links with them.

As well as expert advice and products from all the leading Dulux brands, services at the store include free delivery and colour matching. To help painters and decorators ‘work greener’, paint can re-cycling will be available, along with a range of sustainable products such as the latest water-based paints.

John Bowen, Store Manager at Dulux Decorator Centre Islington, said: “We’re excited to open our new store in Islington and have the opportunity to meet the local community at our official launch event. Our in-store offering has been tailored to make life easier for everyone, from professional painters and decorators to local DIYers, and the team is looking forward to giving customers expert advice on decorating projects of any size.

“We’re especially pleased to be hosting KIDS at the opening, they are a brilliant charity that make a vital difference to disabled children, young people and their families in the local area. The work they do is so important and we’re looking forward to helping them continue to deliver their fantastic services in a newly repainted centre.”

For more information about the Dulux Decorator Centre visit or follow them on Twitter @DuluxDecCentre.


For more information please contact Rachel Conway at Democracy on 0161 881 5941 or

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