TALENT, PRIDE AND DECENCY - 18TH AUGUST 2021
We've had a fabulous summer of sport. Just a few weeks ago our national teams competed in the Euros. After a hiatus of fifteen years, the whole of Scotland swelled with pride as their team proved they too could boogie; Gareth Bale and his team of dragons flew high by driving Wales through to the last 16. And then, of course, there was England.
ZOMBIES, SURFERS AND FORMULA 1 - 4TH JUNE 2021
The Minkon-Fortafix Team like a challenge and over the years they've been faced with lots of intriguing customer requests. Many have captured the imagination, others have really made the Team smile and a few have raised an eyebrow or two. No matter the request, the Team has always tried its best to advise customers across a wide range of projects.
DEVELOPING TECHNICAL SOLUTIONS - 11TH FEBRUARY 2021
Over many years Fortafix has built an enviable reputation for innovative solutions and has long been recognised for its technical development in sealing, joining and surface protection within a wide range of challenging industries.
A TEST OF RESILIENCE - 1ST JANUARY 2021
2020 has been a difficult and challenging time for everybody. The year has certainly taken its toll on many businesses: impacting companies, their employees and supply chains. For Minkon, owners of Fortafix (the UK's leading supplier of adhesives, sealants, cements and coatings for high temperature applications), this year has certainly been a test of resilience. As Mal Dodds, managing director, explains, "It's been one of the biggest challenges of the brand's 70 year history."
WHO DO WE THINK WE ARE? - 1ST DECEMBER 2020
With the development of a new ecommerce website, due for launch in December, managers at Fortafix have discovered the brand is significantly older than first thought.
CELEBRATING 10 YEARS OF FLUSEAL SUCCESS - 1ST NOVEMBER 2020
It's been a whole 10 years since Fortafix launched 'Flueseal'. Developed to help installers of modern wood burning stoves, it is now recognised by many in the industry as the leading flue adhesive sealant.
A CHALLENGING YEAR BUT FORTAFIX STRENGTHENS RELATIONSHIPS - 1ST OCTOBER 2020
2020 has been a difficult year for many but it has shown the strength of Fortafix's relationships with its customers, suppliers and employees. The company has managed to keep busy throughout the crisis, working hard to meet the needs of its customers, with no drop in staff numbers and no marked decrease in productivity.