b'75 years ago, a builder named1999 The latest fashions arrive. Therst The Rangefashion fandeck and virtual painting software Ted started a paint company makes choosing colours easier.A timeline of innovation Help is at hand! Therst edition of habitat 2004 magazine shares decorating ideas, projects and knowhow.Unable to find anything suitable for his projects, Ted 1946 starts making his own paint using a cement mixer in his Eastbourne garage.2006 New Resene CoolColour technology helps keep paint cooler!Ted expands his paint range and launches therst waterborne 1951 paint in New Zealand under the brand name Resene - a name derived from the main ingredient of paint - resin. 2012 and has been each year since.Resene voted New Zealands Most Trusted Paint Brand It was time to add some colour! 1969 The BS2660 colour range greatlyPaint gets clever. Resene SmartTouch uses new expands the colours available. 2019 conductive technology - simply tap your paint and turn your lights on and off!Resene opens its doors to DIYers with 1975 the first Resene ColorShop opened2021 Happy 75th birthday Resene!in Marion Street, Wellington.Thank you for a colourful 75 years!Therst Resene testpots make it easy to try 1981 colours out. From a handful of colours then to a veritable rainbow of colours today, Resene has been helping to bring out the best in decorating projects since Ted Nightingale first started making paint in his Wellington garage in 1946. And today our passion for paint, colour and decorating grows ever stronger. Thank you from the Nightingale family and all of us at Resene for your support over the years. Weve been delighted and privileged toNick NightingaleResene Managing Directorbe part of your projects and we look forward to helping you with many more. and Teds GrandsonGreen all the way! Resene products 1996 get Environmental Choice approval.Discover our history at:www.resene.com/history'