MANCHESTER, UK — Recently opened painting and decorating merchant, Hashtag The Paint Shop, is supplying trade professionals with HMG Paints decorative coatings. Out of its large shop in Macclesfield, and online at, the paint supplier is offering a myriad of HMG products, from fence and shed paints to interior coatings, and is welcoming new customers.

“It has been one of my most favourable moments, finding HMG and stocking their Made In Britain paints for the launch of my new store,” said Jake McGarry, Owner of Hashtag the Paint Shop. “With their paints manufactured just down the road in Manchester, we are receiving freshly made paint on a weekly basis. After feedback from local painters and decorators it was clear that HMG’s products and service have a great reputation which really excites me for our partnership and the future,” continued McGarry.

McGarry has been in the painting and decorating industry for over 13 years, previously working as Bromborough Paints Sales Manager. McGarry now brings his expertise to his own store, Hashtag The Paint Shop, offering a range of paints, wallpapers and sundries to cover the needs of all painters and decorators.

Based on Fence Industrial Estate in Macclesfield, England, Hashtag The Paint Shop opened its doors and launched its website in August 2021 and has plans to open a second branch during 2022. The decorating merchant stocks reputable brands, chosen by the team, with same-day color matching available in store. HMG Paints specialist coatings for UPVC and kitchens accompany best sellers Contract Matt Emulsion and Fence & Shed Paint on the shelves, along with the full range of HMG’s water-based decorative coatings.

“We are really pleased to be working with Hashtag The Paint Shop and look forward to growing our partnership with them. Jake is passionate about delivering the best quality service to his customers and providing the latest products. The team are enthusiastic about educating and assisting decorators on products and processes alike. We are confident that Hashtag The Paint Shop will go from strength to strength and flourish alongside HMG Paints and our growing decorative distribution network,” said Gracienne Ikin, Brand Development & Communications Manager, HMG Paints Ltd.

Reportedly the UK’s largest independent paint manufacturer, HMG Paints Ltd. relies on a loyal, countrywide distribution network to supply and service previously unreachable customers and expand the HMG Paints brand. New distributors are selected based upon their reputation, expertise and local knowledge. Hashtag The Paint Shop distributes across the UK and can be visited at its shop at Unit 9 Fence Ave, Macclesfield SK10 1LT, or you can purchase from the company online at