A SAINTFIELD association is set to arrangement a product to a eyes of a universe during a prestigious Paris Fashion Week, though not in a approach we would imagine.
Some of a world’s tip models will be walking on, rather than wearing Rockin Colour’s product line, with 350 metres of a firm’s phony mill creation a entrance on a catwalk this week.
The company’s Chilli Red line of chase mill will be commissioned and fill a runway for Hermes conform house’s festival show, with a sum of 24 tonnes of mill covering a catwalk.
The handling executive of Rockin Colour, Wayne Stevenson started a business with his hermit Jamie 4 years ago, carrying formerly worked with his father in a family business – CES Quarry Products.
A former university clergyman in South Korea, Wayne returned home in 2014 and discussed skeleton with his father Ronnie to colour cloak a chase mill to emanate combined value and trade intensity for a product.
“My father’s always had a series of innovative ideas and in Jun 2014 when we was only behind we met with him and he had a list of ideas kept in his table drawer,” Wayne explained.
“One of those was to supplement value to a chase stone, a core product that we use for concretes, blocks etc so we motionless to try that thought serve and went from there.”
From that assembly a association has not looked behind and interjection to Invest NI RD support it displayed during vital UK trade show, GLEE in Birmingham in Sep 2015. This authorised a Co Down organisation to mangle into a British market.
From that uncover Rockin Colour perceived vast orders from UK retailers The Range and JTF Wholesale, as good as several vast garden centres in England. It has also left on to mangle into remunerative markets in a Netherlands and France, while Amazon sales have grown year on year during a company, that now operates from a entirely programmed plant in Ballynahinch. Locally sales are also building, including a flourishing partnership with JP Corry, where RockinColour is now listed in all of a firm’s 17 branches in a north.
So distant in 2018 20 lorry loads value €100,000 have been dispatched to France, Rockin Colour’s largest market, while a association is now exploring opportunities in Sweden and Germany.
“There’s a lot of intensity for it in a sell side, though also for special projects like Paris Fashion Week, as good as blurb and open spaces. We can do a team’s trademark in a stones or a business park, or even a hotel lobby. There’s a lot of opposite colours, we’ve combined a lot of opposite finishes and sizes and we’re always perplexing to invariably innovate to keep things fresh,” Mr Stevenson added.