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The Color Bar

Raising the Bar on Color

The Color Bar delivers a re-envisioned in-store experience for your paint department. Selling paint is about more than selling cans—it’s about selling confidence in color. Within weeks, you can become the destination for quality expert color while boosting your brand and bottom line. This exciting and innovative design will inspire your customers from the minute they walk into your store and give them confidence in choosing colors and selecting the right products. Its contemporary, consumer-focused layout creates a store within a store to engage your customers with community trends, seasonal colors, and fun DIY projects.


  • Flexible, scalable, affordable and customizable configurations for any store size and floor plan
  • Integrated, modern Color Journeys and Color Narrative selectors
  • Interchangeable call-outs for trending colors, product line flexibility and cross-merchandising opportunities
  • Design based on extensive consumer research and partnerships with Sherwin-Williams, Valspar, and award-winning retail design firm Chute Gerdeman

“The Color Bar has helped drive a 39% increase in paint sales during the first nine months after its implementation.”

Brian Klimek
Hilltop Lumber