Tag "Domotex"

    Registration for Domotex asia/ChinaFloor is now open

Registration for Domotex asia/ChinaFloor is now open

Shanghai, China—Domotex asia/ChinaFloor, the annual hub for Asia-Pacific flooring professionals, now welcomes visitors to register for its 2018 edition, March 20-22. This year marks the show’s 20th anniversary and to celebrate, over 100 pre-registered visitors will be granted signature VIP access as well as receive invitations to concurrent conferences and festivities during the show. To register, guests can visit domotexasiachinafloor.com. “I expect our 2018 global visitor registration and attendance to

0 comment Read Full Article

Domotex Deutsche Messe to house new creative product showcases

Hannover, Germany—In 2018, Domotex will have a stronger focus on interior trends and lifestyle that will frame floor coverings in the broader context of ideas and innovations from the worlds of interior design, furnishing and art. As part of this approach, Deutsche Messe’s Hall 9 will house a Framing Trends display, Jan. 12-25. The new display area will comprise several artistically staged showcases dedicated to the keynote theme, Unique Universe.

0 comment Read Full Article

Domotex 2017 puts fresh wind in the sails of the global floor coverings industry

Hannover, Germany—After four action-packed days, Domotex 2017 drew to a close, chalking up considerable growth in terms of its exhibitor lineup and the total amount of space booked, and with an even higher percentage of exhibitors and visitors from abroad. A total of 1,409 exhibitors from more than 60 countries showcased their latest innovations to a global audience at the Hannover Exhibition Center, once again impressively highlighting the innovative spirit

0 comment Read Full Article
    Finalists nominated for Carpet Design Awards 2017

Finalists nominated for Carpet Design Awards 2017

Hannover, Germany—A jury of design and carpet industry experts have chosen 24 finalists in eight categories for the 2017 Carpet Design Awards. The winners will receive their awards at a ceremony on Jan. 15, at the Innovations@Domotex area in Hall 17. The eight categories of the Carpet Design Awards reflect a range of production methods, price segments and design philosophies, and also correspond to various distribution channels and carpet use

0 comment Read Full Article
    Innovations@Domotex 2017 showcase chosen

Innovations@Domotex 2017 showcase chosen

Hannover, Germany—Domotex, a leading trade fair for carpets and floor coverings, will once again be putting the spotlight on the sector’s latest trends and applications. A jury of professionals chaired by Munich designer Stefan Diez has selected 38 finalists to be featured in the Innovations@Domotex display at the show from Jan. 14 to 17.  An overview of the finalists can be seen here. “We have seen some exciting products that

0 comment Read Full Article
    LVT, WPC fuel interest at Domotex Asia

LVT, WPC fuel interest at Domotex Asia

March 28/April 4, 2016; Volume 30, Number 20 By Ken Ryan Luxury vinyl tile and WPC-type products highlighted the 18th annual Domotex asia/Chinafloor trade show in Shanghai last month, according to U.S. executives who attended the event. Although attendance figures were not available at press time, VNU Exhibitions, the show organizer, said more than 1,300 exhibitors signed up for the event, the largest flooring trade show in Asia. As a

0 comment Read Full Article
    Carpet Design Awards finalists named

Carpet Design Awards finalists named

Hannover—The finalists of the Carpet Design Awards 2016 have been named. In November, a jury nominated the best handmade designer carpets for the final round of the international competition. Presented in eight categories, the Carpet Design Awards honor the outstanding quality and design of the world’s best carpets. The number of entrants was particularly high this year, with a total of 320 carpets from 21 countries submitted vs. 250 entrants the

0 comment Read Full Article

Delegation of U.S. distributors to attend Domotex Asia/Chinafloor 2016

Shanghai, China—Domotex Asia/Chinafloor 2016, slated for March 22-24 at the Shanghai New International Expo Center here, will host its first North American distributor delegation during the show. Delegates will meet with peers from China and other parts of Asia, preview new products and technologies, tour manufacturing sites and learn about conducting business with Asian partners. Pre-arranged visits to production facilities of leading flooring manufacturers located near Shanghai will give delegates

0 comment Read Full Article
    Resilient remains fastest growing sector at Domotex Asia/Chinafloor 2016

Resilient remains fastest growing sector at Domotex Asia/Chinafloor 2016

Shanghai—With five months to go, 95% of exhibition space is already booked for Domotex Asia/Chinafloor 2016, taking place March 22-24 here, with resilient flooring taking the lead. Over 250 domestic and international resilient manufacturers will be exhibiting throughout three dedicated halls. Space dedicated to international resilient flooring is the fastest filling section of the exhibition hall so far, which shows a strong trend in the Asian and Chinese marketplace. Some

0 comment Read Full Article
    Domotex on pace for successful 2016 show

Domotex on pace for successful 2016 show

Hannover, Germany—Domotex 2016, being held Jan. 16-19 at the Hannover Exhibition Center, is showing signs of a successful turnout. With four months to go, the show is expected to feature about 1,400 exhibitors from more than 60 countries. “The response from the market has been extremely positive,” said Dr. Jochen Köckler, managing board member, Deutsche Messe. “About 85 percent of the show’s exhibitors will be from outside Germany. They are

0 comment Read Full Article
    Innovations@Domotex 2016 issues call for exhibitors

Innovations@Domotex 2016 issues call for exhibitors

Hannover, Germany—The Innovations@Domotex 2016 showcase is accepting exhibitor applications. Innovations@Domotex is a major attraction at Domotex Germany, one of the world’s leading trade fairs for carpet and floor coverings, to be held Jan. 16-19 at the Hannover Exhibition Center. Exhibitors will have until Nov. 3 to submit innovations in the following product categories: textile floor coverings/fibers and yarns, resilient floor coverings, parquet, wood and laminate flooring, modern handmade carpets and

0 comment Read Full Article
    Domotex on target for successful 2016

Domotex on target for successful 2016

Hannover, Germany—Domotex 2016, slated for Jan. 16-19 here, is expected to be successful, with 80% of the space already booked. Around 1,400 exhibitors from 60 different countries will be attending Domotex 2016 to showcase products and new collections. The Wood Flooring Summit, a flagship dialogue hub and marketplace for the parquet and laminate flooring industry, is entering its third season and will run alongside the Innovations@DOMOTEX showcase in Hall 9.

0 comment Read Full Article
    Innovations4Flooring passes non-infringement examination confirming U.S. market rights

Innovations4Flooring passes non-infringement examination confirming U.S. market rights

Willemstad, Curaçao—Innovations4Flooring, a new technology company providing flooring installation solutions, announced earlier this month that it has successfully passed a non-infringement examination for the U.S. The examination, which was carried out over the last five months, was issued by an independent group of IP attorneys. “This in-depth, non-infringement analysis is a significant milestone as it is an independent confirmation that our innovations are completely free from existing systems in the U.S.,”

0 comment Read Full Article
    Carpet Design Awards 2015 finalists announced

Carpet Design Awards 2015 finalists announced

Hannover—The finalists in the Carpet Design Awards 2015 presented by Innovations@DOMOTEX have been announced. More than 250 designer pieces from 23 countries were submitted for the coveted award, and 25 have made it through to the finals. The finalists will be showcased at the upcoming DOMOTEX show to be held Jan. 17-20. The winner from each category will be formally announced Sunday, Jan. 18 at 4.30 p.m. in Hall 17.

0 comment Read Full Article

Domotex Carpet Design Award program opens

Hannover, Germany—The competition for the next Carpet Design Awards, which will be presented at Domotex 2014, is now open.

 Makers of handmade rugs and carpets can submit their entries for the 2014 competition until Nov. 5. The award will be presented January 12. 

The ninth competition is open to all makers of handmade rugs and carpets, not just exhibitors at the show.

0 comment Read Full Article

Floor Covering News

Press Release

CTEF to hold CTI, ACT demonstrations at TISE

Pendleton, S.C.—The Ceramic Tile Education Foundation (CTEF), which provides education and installer certification for professionals working in the ceramic tile and stone industry, will be conducting ongoing demonstrations of the

Read More

Retail Lead Management builds new integrations with flooring ERP systems

Columbus, Ohio—Retail Lead Management has recently completed the development of its initial integrations with two flooring ERP systems: RollMaster and RFMS. The company is also scheduled to launch its Qfloors

Read More

Scott Group Studio names new co-CEOs, chairman

Grand Rapids, Mich.—Scott Group Studio, a leading designer and manufacturer of custom, handmade luxury carpets, has named John Hart and Tim Hill as co-chief executive officers. Hart has a 20-year

Read More