Manufacturing of wood finishing and protection products

The Blanchon group was founded in 1832. It is today one of the European leaders in wood finishing products for professionals and individuals. The Blanchon Group manufactures 7000 references sold under the Blanchon brand in professional distribution networks and the Syntilor brand in DIY stores. The Blanchon Group also produces varnishes for PVC floors to world leaders in flooring manufacturing. Present in several countries in Europe and in major export markets, the Group generates almost 30% of its revenue outside France thanks to the reputation of its brands and the quality of its products.

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July 2019

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