Spies Hecker - one of the premium refinish paint brands of Axalta, a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings – was named Paint Brand of the Year in the Repairer’s Choice awards at the ABP Club Night of Knights awards ceremony. The ceremony, now in its twelfth year, took place at the Vox Conference Centre in Birmingham, England, on 12 November 2019.
Spies Hecker beat strong competition from four other well-established paint repair brands to take the 2019 Paint Brand of the Year title. This year, 838 bodyshops voted in the Repairers’ Choice Awards, providing 21,900 ratings on more than 160 suppliers and work providers.
Farrell Dolan, Managing Director of Axalta in the UK, says, “Winning this prestigious award is a great honour, and I would like to thank all the bodyshops and refinishers who voted for us. It means so much to win based on votes by our products’ users. I would also like to thank our industry partners who work hard to deliver Spies Hecker’s comprehensive solutions across the UK and Ireland.”
Axalta’s National Sales Manager for the UK and Ireland, Mark Andrews, was at the event to receive the award.
ABP, founded in 2004, has a membership of over 2,500 bodyshop professionals, insurers, accident managers, suppliers and trade bodies.
For more information about Spies Hecker and its products and services, contact the local distributor or visit www.spieshecker.co.uk.
About Spies Hecker
Spies Hecker, a global refinish coating brand from Axalta, develops optimum and practical paint system solutions that make bodyshop work easier and more efficient. Originally from Cologne, Germany, and with over 135 years of success behind it, Spies Hecker’s high-quality product systems, customised service and tailored training demonstrate its partnership with the refinish industry. The paint brand is one of the world’s leading vehicle refinish brands and is available in over 75 countries worldwide.
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