Commenced in 1972 from Mr.Ching Pipatvet’s intellect, “J. Kitchareon Hardware” was a trading company for solvent and latex products. Consequent from Mr.Ching’s endeavor in growing the business, in 1974, the company started manufacturing building paints and industrial paints under NOC and Sunbeam brands, and both were registered under Sunbeam Paint Co.,Ltd. In line with its constant success, the business expanded rapidly under the name “Hato Paint Co.,Ltd., the first acrylic paint manufacturer in Thailand.
In 1977, Mr. Ching opened a new factory in Pakred, Nonthaburi province, and registered as “Hato Paint (Thailand) Co.,Ltd.” Later in 1991, all three companies were merged and operated under “Hato Paint (J.K.R) Co.,Ltd.” Hato Paints (JKR) locates in Bangplee, Samutprakarn province. The company manufactures and sells gold acrylic paints, building paints, industrial paints, latex adhesive for industrial applications, and resin. Having taken quality of products and service seriously, the company was granted Industrial Standard from Thai Industrial Standard Institute and ISO 9001: 2000 by SGS institution from England. The ISO 9001: 2000 certification is for the whole system of the organization.
1972 : Kitchareon Hardware Co., Ltd. was founded
1974 : Established Sunbeam Paint Co.,Ltd
1977 : Opened a new factory in Pakred, Nonthaburi province, and registered as Hato Paint (Thailand) Co.,Ltd
1991 : Opened a new factory in Bangplee, Samutprakarn province registered as Hato Paint (J.K.R) Co.,Ltd
2000 : ISO 9001: 2000 certified by SGS institution from England
2014 : ISO 14001: 2004 certified by SGS institution from England
“Continuously grow in order to be a top-ten Thai paint manufacturer that customers specifically choose”