1926 Odd Gleditsch establish Jotun
1931 Commercial breakthrough - Arcanol
1953 Fenom, technological leap in decorative paints
1962 First paint factory abroad (Libya)
1968 Jotun enters powder coatings
1968 First factory in the Far East (Thailand)
1972 Merger of the four leading Norwegian producers
1975 First factory in Middle East (Dubai)
1976 The big fire in Sandefjord
1991 Inauguration of new factory in Sandefjord
1995 Merger of Scandia and Nodest into Scanox
2010 The Jotun Group has total sales of NOK 13,452 million and 7 800 employees, 70 companies in 39 countries and 38 factories in 24 countries