Nippon Paint and Honda Motorcycle and Scooters India (HMSI) have inked a partnership to launch a new range of colours for Honda’s after-market services. Under the pact, co-branded product called Atom will be launched that will include recommended shades along with a full range of Nippon Paint branded ancillary products ranging from clear coats to primers to waxes. Atom will be available across Honda’s strong authorised service outlets Pan-India, stated the company.
Nippon Paint operates in India under three verticals and the comp[any stresses that the alliance is another effort to bring its latest Japanese technology and product innovations for its key customers. Nippon Paint is already present in more than 1200 towns through its dealer network which are serviced by its growing number of fulfilment centers and a 200 member strong sales & technical team. It also operates 3 training centers and has a strong manufacturing base in India. India is also the center for R&D development and global color development for the Japanese major.
Sharad Malhotra, President - Automotive, Commercial and Wood Coatings, Nippon Paint (India), said the company will provide full technical support to dealers so they can best leverage these high-quality products and will also provide technical know-how to the key paint technicians of HMSI dealers across the country.