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AkzoNobel and Sikkens continue partnership with Mercedes-Benz in China and Indonesia

27-07-2021

Mercedes-Benz and AkzoNobel have agreed to extend their partnership agreement for another four years. It means the company will continue to be a recommended supplier of vehicle refinish products and services in China and a preferred partner in Indonesia.

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Automotive Insights: Refinish (AIR) - Episode 3: How bodyshops can benefit from the rise in cosmetic repairs by using the Rapid Repair concept

09-06-2021

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If you want to understand what a Rapid Repair concept is, how this approach can help you dealing with the increase in small and medium repairs effectively and what solutions are available then you don’t want to miss this episode. Listen to the podcast now!

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AkzoNobel and McLaren Racing extend partnership ahead of new F1 season

09-03-2021

McLaren Racing’s 2021 Formula 1 car will again feature AkzoNobel’s high-performance coatings, following an extension to the long-standing partnership which debuted in 2008.

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Automotive Insights: Refinish (AIR) - Episode 2: Keeping up with the need for new skills in the ever-changing vehicle refinish world

27-01-2021

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Everything you want to know about skills and talents in the vehicle refinish world. Listen to it now – click here

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Sikkens Autosurfacer UV and Autoclear Pro Xpress awarded as Best Innovation in Automotive Aftermarket category by World Auto Forum

18-01-2021

We are delighted and honoured to have received Best Innovation - Automotive Aftermarket Category in the 8th World Auto Forum (WAF) Awards for two of our products - Sikkens Autosurfacer UV and Sikkens Autoclear Pro Xpress!

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AkzoNobel vehicle refinish launches first episode of Automotive Insights: Refinish podcast

18-09-2020

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Every crisis creates new opportunities – Now that business travel, face-to-face meetings and events cannot take place the AkzoNobel vehicle refinish team came up with another way to communicate.

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AkzoNobel’s MIXIT is more than just color retrieval software

12-03-2020

The latest update to AkzoNobel’s leading digital color retrieval software MIXITTM offers commercial and vehicle refinish users new benefits and features that enhance the workflow for painters and provide new functionalities for bodyshop managers.

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AkzoNobel secures Honda Motor Europe aftermarket repair approval

11-12-2019

Honda Motor Europe has renewed its approval of AkzoNobel vehicle refinish brands Sikkens® and Lesonal® for aftermarket repairs of Honda vehicles in Europe until 2024.

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