Blue, rose and red

19 April 2017 By Olaf Storbeck

The besieged maker of Dulux paint is wooing investors by breaking itself up and becoming more profitable. On paper, the strategy is superior to merging with U.S. rival PPG. In reality, lifting margins by a quarter until 2020, while cutting fewer jobs, looks a stretch.

This content is for Subscribers only

To access full content you must be a subscriber. Please use the following link to request a trial.


Email a friend

Please complete the form below.

Required fields *


(Separate multiple email addresses with commas)