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The Trade Group stocks coatings, consumables and workshop tools and equipment from the leading international manufacturers and innovative new brands.

Please contact us for more information on these ranges or to arrange a product demonstration.


The Trade Group stocks a huge range of 3M products including abrasives, adhesives, fillers, masking and personal protective equipment.

3M constantly strives for new solutions to make the job of the professional vehicle repairer easier, faster and more cost effective.


Airochemie specialise in technical and chemical products for the automotive, industrial and marine sectors. Key ranges include putties, primers, fillers, clearcoats, sealants, coatings and expoxy resins.

Anest Iwata

The Anest Iwata product range includes spray guns, pumps and accessories for use in different painting phases and in different application fields, including bodyshop and industrial settings.

Anest Iwata's mission is to provide state of the arts technology and constant innovation which delivers better finishing at a better cost. The Anest Iwata range also offers users the perfect balance between the use of energy and the effect of the use of energy.


Chicopee produce a full range of nonwoven wipes and cleaning materials for the professional market. With over 40 years of experience in providing professional cleaning solutions, Chicopee have been able to develop a line of quality nonwoven wipes to meet the specific challenges of the following work environments: food and service, floor and surface, medical, automotive, aftermarket and industrial.


Colad is an EMM brand. EMM is active throughout the world and has its main base in the Netherlands. It specialises in the development, manufacture and distribution of goods and disposables for all sectors that use paints on a large scale. These include handy disposables such as customised cups, practical tools and robust extraction systems.

The Trade Group is the wholesale distributor of EMM products for the UK.

Concept Chemicals

Concept Chemicals is recognised as one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of high-quality cleaning and appearance-enhancing products for the professional user.

Founded in 1987 by a team dedicated to the pursuit of excellence, Concept’s unique position in the global market is built upon the delivery of innovative, high quality product solutions for cleaning, re-conditioning and detailing operations across the automotive, transport, marine and industrial markets.


DeVilbiss sets the standard for spray finishing through its research and development, innovative product line, and commitment to customer service.

DeVilbiss equipment provides excellent atomization of high-solids clears that leads to glass like finishes. DeVilbiss equipment is optimised to virtually eliminate mottling and striping with metallic base coats and produce excellent color match.


DuPont is committed to protecting people. They work with industry experts to develop personal protection equipment (PPE) that will keep you as safe as possible from on-the-job hazards.

DuPont Personal Protection provides solutions that are rigorously tested so that you get the strong, durable quality you and your team deserve.


Evercoat is a leading manufacturer of autobody repair fillers and putties in the automotive refinish industry, patch and repair products for the recreational marine market.


Founded in 1952, Farecla is a world-class manufacturer and supplier of surface finishing solutions to over 120 countries worldwide. Our experience and continuing investment in R&D helps us provide our customers with the fastest way to the finest finish.


Flexipads is Europe’s largest manufacturer of power tool consumables, with a product portfolio comprising angle grinders, drum holders, hand sanders, orbital sanders, sander polishers and buffers, polishing bonnets, detailing and glass kits.


Gelson is a chemical company that in 50 years of growth and development has created a wide assortment of high-quality and innovative putties, fillers, protectives, sealants, paints and polishing products and consumables for the automotive, marine and industrial fields.


Part of the Orapi Group, Gramos Applied manufactures and supplies speciality chemicals and services to the transport cleaning and vehicle refinishing markets. Their vast industry and technical knowledge, together with a range of high performance products, ensure they deliver total supply solutions tailor made for your business. With an impressive range of products and services, Gramos deliver solutions to the general transport, bus, rail, aviation and vehicle refinishing markets


Hamach is an EMM brand. EMM is active throughout the world and has its main base in the Netherlands. It specialises in the development, manufacture and distribution of goods and disposables for all sectors that use paints on a large scale. These include handy disposables such as customised cups, practical tools and robust extraction systems.

The Trade Group is the wholesale distributor of EMM products for the UK.

HMG Paints

HMG Paints are the UK's largest independent paint manufacturer, offering innovative and compliant paints and powder coatings to a variety of markets all backed up with outstanding technical support. HMG Paints truly are "one name that covers everything".


Honeywell invents and manufactures technologies to address some of the world’s toughest challenges initiated by revolutionary macrotrends in science, technology and society.


Karcher are a leading manufacturer of pressure washers, steam cleaners and other products to help keep your home, outdoor and work spaces in pristine condition, their aim is to help you achieve the best results that saves you time and effort.


Kovax is Europe's fastest-growing brand of abrasives and the number one brand in Asia, having developed the most complete, innovative and up-to-date product range in the market.

Kovax abrasives are long-lasting and have a fast, uniform cut which improves efficiency, speeds up sanding by up to 50% and reduces material costs.

With applications in automotive, aerospace, marine, industrial and woodworking, Kovax discs, sheets, film, pads and tools cover the entire sanding and polishing process.

Lake Country

Lake Country Manufacturing develops and manufactures buffing and polishing products for the automotive industry. Products include wool buffing pads, foam polishing pads and backing plates, with professional grade products for all polishing, buffing and paint finishing needs, driven by hands-on knowledge of paint surfaces and polishing methods.


Lakeland is the leader in quality, high-performance safety workwear, chemical protective clothing, disposable protective clothing, safety gloves, turnout gear, high visibility clothing, flame and heat resistant clothing, and personal protective clothing for the global workforce.


With over 100 years of experience in the refinish industry, MaxMeyer has always been focused on the needs of the painters needs and on finding solutions for the repairers. This drives the brand to develop robust technology, easy to use products that provide a long lasting durable repair that enables them to stay at the forefront of a constantly changing market.


Mirka is a world leader in abrasives technology innovation, offering a complete range of technically superior, high-quality abrasives, supplementary products and complete sanding systems.


Moldex is one of the most recognized and respected names in hearing and respiratory protection in industrial worker safety. Comfort, quality and value are all synonymous with a Moldex product.

Nexa Autocolor

The Nexa Autocolor brand constantly builds its reputation through the delivery of leading-edge, innovative products, outstanding colour quality and repair process efficiency.

Nexa Autocolor has a solution for all situations, from AQUABASE Plus waterborne basecoat to our extensive range of HS+ Clearcoats and the 2K HS+ Direct Gloss system.

Nitto Kohki

Nitto Kohki is a world-renowned Japanese designer and manufacturer of high-tech components, tools and machines. Products include electric, hydraulic and pneumatic power tools for use in industrial environments such as grinders and needle scalers and couplings for use in industrial, medical, biotechnology, nuclear, semiconductor and computer fields.


Norgren offers a wide range of high quality pneumatic and fluid control products such as actuators, air preparation products, fittings and valves. Proven product brands including Lintra, Excelon, Pneufit, Martonair, Enots, Herion, FAS and Buschjost make Norgren’s product portfolio one of the strongest in the industry.


Norton, a brand of Saint-Gobain, is the world leader in abrasives, providing solutions for industrial manufacturing and maintenance, auto repair, construction, and the home improvement market.

Whether you want the highest productivity with the lowest total cost or simply consistent performance at a low initial price, Norton has the right product for all your grinding, cutting, sanding, blending, finishing and polishing needs.


Novol's products are distinguished by their easy and quick application and efficiency that saves time and money. No matter if a person is a painter, a boat builder, installs wooden floors or cuts stone; they all can count on a high productivity level of the products with the Novol logo on them. The company’s Research and Development Laboratory is constantly updating technology and productions recipes, thanks to which, NOVOL materials meet the highest requirements of professional customers


For more than 35 years Polyco has been designing and delivering premium hand-protection products that help people work better and safer. Driven by the core principles of performance, quality and customer confidence the company is consistently developing its already broad product range, bringing innovation to life through bold designs and advanced functionality.


PPG uses its extensive OEM expertise and the latest technologies to develop its range of product and process based bodyshop solutions.

PPG offers a comprehensive range of products that are easy to use and flexible in their approach. PPG products deliver the perfect finish every time, enabling bodyshops to enhance their productivity and profitability.


R-M is the premium paint brand in the automotive refinish industry that is customer driven and promotes profitability through best solutions and environmental awareness.

R-M develops innovative, user-friendly paint systems that provide the flexibility bodyshops need to increase throughput and profitability by reducing material consumption and process times, while at the same time respecting the environment.


Being international leaders means being intuitive, quick, creative and innovative. Rupes has been following these principles since 1947 and today, thanks to its R&D department and to the exceptionally high quality of its products, it is considered one of the leading players of the international professional tool market.


Sata sets the standard for paint spray guns, compressed air filters and worker health protection.

Our close cooperation with painters from various trades and industry as well as our research and development departments with application technicians from the leading paint manufacturers allow us to produce superior products of the highest quality.


The Sherwin-Williams Company, founded in 1866, is one of the world's leading companies in the manufacture, distribution and sale of coatings and related products to professional, industrial, commercial and retail customers.

Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes, a division of The Sherwin-Williams Company, manufactures and distributes a complete line of advanced technology paint and coating systems for automotive and fleet refinishing industries.


Sia Abrasives is one of the world's three leading suppliers of innovative abrasive systems. It develops, manufactures and markets complete abrasive systems, tailored to specific requirements and applications, for the surface treatment of every type of workpiece.

These products turn sanding and grinding into surface technology. sia Abrasives is part of the Bosch Group and is represented by partners in over 80 countries.


Sika products are used in automobile construction, the commercial vehicle industry (structural bonding, direct glazing, acoustic systems, reinforcing systems), automotive aftermarket (car glass replacement, car body repair), renewable energies (solar and wind), and facade engineering (structural glazing, sealing of insulating glass units).


A Honeywell company, Sperian is the leader in personal protective equipment (hearing, eye, respiratory and fall protection, gloves, clothing and footwear) across international markets, offering innovative products adapted to high-risk environments so that workers in the manufacturing and services industries can work with confidence.


As one of the leading suppliers of packed standard thinners and gunwash into the UK automotive refinishing market, Solvents With Safety (SWS) have evolved a portfolio of products in a variety of pack sizes that meet the end users needs.


T-Euro is Trade Group's own range of best-in-class automotive and industrial paints and consumables.

T-Euro is a true key-to-key portfolio. The range touches every bodyshop process from surface preparation to valeting with a product, a tool or an ancilliary that has been hand-picked for the best performance at the best price.

The range comprises EuroWave Waterbased Paint System, EuroMix Specialist Coating System and Bodyshop Consumables


U-POL is a global company dedicated to the manufacture and marketing of automotive refinish products including bodyfillers, coatings, aerosols, polishing compounds and consumables of the highest quality.


Uvex develops, manufactures and distributes industrial safety products that meet the highest standards in terms of quality, function and innovation. With a comprehensive service concept, Uvex pursue the goal of generating measureable added value for customers around the world and strive to be the leaders in innovation in their field.


The complete Warrior range of the very best work gloves, heavy duty and task specific includes grip gloves, rigger gloves, nitrile gloves, leather gloves, drivers gloves, re-inforced palm rigger gloves, TIG gloves, Kevlar grip gloves, dipped gloves and yellow criss cross gloves.