By Princewill Ekwujuru
Chemical and Allied Products, CAP Plc, a subsidiary of UAC of Nigeria Plc. (UACN), manufacturers of Dulux brand of paints and the technological licensee of AkzoNobel, has named ‘Steel Symphony 2’ as the 2017 Dulux Colour of the Year.
According to a global team of experts, ‘Steel Symphony 2’ is the colour of the moment that reflects the signs of the times and a fresh look at life. It’s a beautiful colour palette, which is simple to understand and yet so new, sophisticated and versatile.
Speaking, the Managing Director, CAP Plc, Mrs. Omolara Elemide, stated that Dulux has taken the leadership role of sensitizing Nigerians about the annual global trends, overriding mood and dominant colour. Elemide described the 2017 Colour of the Year -‘Steel Symphony 2’ as the colour of the moment and a must-have colour that is relevant to bring out the aesthetics of homes as well as offices.
Also speaking at occasion, Marketing Manager, CAP Plc. Mr. Dominic Oladeji, noted that the 2017 Dulux Colour of the Year is a calming and soothing colour, which mirrors the calm yearning of hope.
Professional bodies present at the briefing include; Interior Design Association of Nigeria (IDAN), Nigerian Institute of Building (NIOB), Nigerian Institute of Architects, Nigerian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (NIQS), Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers (NIESV), Real Estates Developers Association of Nigeria, REDAN and Dulux Decorators Club.