Nordic quality from start to finish since 1862 – the story behind Tikkurila

11.04.2018 10:24

On the basis of our new strategy, we have defined our corporate story and published a company video that highlights what we stand for, our mission and customer promise: Nordic quality from start to finish.  Our company description, Tikkurila story, reflects our Nordic roots and emphasizes our sustainable solutions, solid competence in surface treatment and dedicated professionals.


Tikkurila is a Nordic paint company whose products are manufactured of carefully chosen raw materials that meet the highest quality standards. Our vision is to create surfaces that make a difference.

WHO we are:

A dedicated community of professionals

Beyond being a paint company, we are a community of talented professionals − skilled individuals from harsh conditions, equipped with an understanding of aesthetics and an affinity for sustainability. We share the same values and joy of building a vivid future through surfaces that make a difference.

WHAT we do:

Nordic quality from start to finish since 1862

With expertise that spans decades, we develop premium products and services that provide our customers with quality that will stand the test of time and weather. We embrace our market-leading brands and pride ourselves on innovation that is rooted in tradition but looks far into the future.

HOW we do it:

Sustainable Nordicness

We have been innovating since our humble beginnings. We aim to lead the market with industry-changing and sustainable solutions that are safe for us as well as our environment, and strive to know our customers like the backs of our hands.

Tikkurila at a glance
− Established in 1862
− Around 3,000 dedicated professionals
− 11 production facilities in eight countries
− Products available in more than 40 countries
− Revenue in 2017: EUR 582 million
− Listed on Nasdaq Helsinki

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Color Now 2018

Tikkurila's decoration magazine, Color Now 2018, is a compilation of stories from the world of color and interior decoration, presented in the form of a classic decoration magazine. The magazine also includes an introduction of the most current interior decoration colors for 2018.