New construction umbrella firm

Construction Products Group (CPG) Europe is the new umbrella for a suite of product brands, including illbruck, Flowcrete, Nullifire, Tremco, Vandex and Dryvit.

CPG Europe covers a wide variety of different construction needs, ranging from sealing, bonding and insulation to flooring, fire protection, waterproofing and roofing solutions.

Melissa Schoger, president of CPG Europe, said: “We’re excited to announce this new family of brands which have all been united together for the first time. Bringing such exceptional teams, products and services together means that we can harness the collective expertise, skills and innovations to offer the construction industry a truly special combination of products and services.”

CPG Europe employees more than 1,400 people across Europe.

John Gordon, managing director of CPG UK, said: “We have exciting development plans for CPG UK, which is a key market within the group. The company has invested in a new 90,000ft2 distribution centre in Leicester, which is now up and running, offering improved stock availability and service.

“And, even during these challenging times, we have been recruiting additional technical, sales and specification personnel to increase coverage and penetration within our core markets.
“Today’s architects, contractors, developers and tradespeople face complex challenges. CPG’s unique mix of brands, services and expertise means that it is the ideal partner to work with to develop buildings which save energy, last longer and exceed sustainability benchmarks.”