International Press Conference
Press releases from renowned companies in the furnishing industry
Together with our partner INSIDE, we are organising an international press conference on 18 September 2020 on the subject of "Developments and trends in the European furnishing industry". In addition to the live content of the online press conference, we have compiled extensive press information from leading companies in the industry for you. All contents are also available for download.
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International Press Conference 2020
The international press conference that took place on September 18th 2020 was jointly organized by GOOS COMMUNICATION and INSIDE in the context of the INSIDE Seller Days. Seven guests, all of them renowned representatives of the European furniture industry, were invited. They gave insights on how they assess the current situation of the industry and reported on important developments and changes, new trends and product developments.
2020 Technologies GmbH introduces Ideal Spaces Essentials
Ideal Spaces Essentials is the newest member of the Ideal Spaces product family with a focus on helping business find, nurture and qualify new customers. Ideal Spaces Essentials is a standardized omnichannel tool for smaller retailers and manufacturers, with a new and attractive pricing model which allows business to see immediate return on investment.
Ballerina. The journey is the reward.
Kitchens, living rooms and furnishings have become the main point of focus on the list of customer desires as a result of the pandemic. But it has also shown us that goals can change quickly and that new approaches become necessary. This relates to both lifestyle habits and furnishing styles.
Baumann Group - Well-prepared into the new season
Everything is different this year. What remains are strong partnerships. Early this year, the kitchen family already announced the biannual rhythm in product development for the brands BAUFORMAT and burger to relieve pressure on dealers in the Corona crisis. Still, it will not get boring. With a comprehensive service package the baumann group takes the load off partners, putting its shoulder to the wheel both in the analogous and the digital field. Eight highlights shape co-operations in the next season.
BORA Professional 3.0
Following on from BORA Professional, the first product to lay the foundations for the BORA principle back in 2007, and the enhanced product version BORA Professional 2.0 in 2017, BORA, a manufacturer of innovative cooktop extractors, has now revealed the third version of the Professional series: BORA Professional 3.0. Pioneering design language meets the highest standards with regard to materials and technology.
A place without restrictions; our imagination may run free and we may feel just easy. Nothing will keep us on the ground any longer. M O O N stands for the place of desire R A F T
resembles the feeling of floating
Dauphin offers complete solutions for the home office
First, Corona came, then the home office. Only the appropriate office chair was missing – much to the chagrin of the back and the ability to concentrate. In the meantime, the concept of flexible home working has established itself. It will remain a relevant solution for many companies and employees. At least now, the question of the right equipment for the home arises. Dauphin offers holistic solutions for the home office – from ergonomic swivel chairs and height-adjustable tables to cozy storage solutions.
Elica: The world leader celebrates its 50th anniversary
Elica stands not only for efficient hoods and asp iration ho bs , but also and above all for unique design and has been doing it for 50 years! Founded in 1970 by Ermanno Casoli in Fabria no, Italy, the world leader in extractor hoods has been managed by his son Francesco Casoli since the late 1970s. Currently, more than 3,800 employees work for the Elica Group at seven international production sites and sales companies.
Emma & Dunlopillo
Emma – The Sleep Company is a founder-managed company and one of the fastest growing providers of mattress and sleeping systems based in Frankfurt/Germany. The internationally active sleep company was founded as Bettzeit GmbH in 2013 by Dr. Dennis Schmoltzi and Manuel Mueller and achieved a turnover of 150 million Euros in 2019 (growth rate: 86 per cent).
Hettich AvanTech YOU: drawers just as you please
In future, no kitchen and furniture manufacturer will be able to ignore the megatrend towards customisation any more. The focus is no longer on the product but, increasingly, on buyers with their personal expectations and wishes. In future, this means that a central key to success will be the ability to customise furniture cost efficiently and with a good measure of flexibility. With the new AvanTech YOU drawer system, Hettich not only takes drawer customisation to the next level but also furniture design.
Himolla: S-LOUNGER 7911
Our Bestseller S-LOUNGER 7911 has been enhanced to meet your needs. Several add on´s such as massage function, heated seats, etc. make your life a little bit better.
Interprint Press Play: Finish playlist in heavy rotation
For Interprint, digitalisation is part of its everyday business. The company's presentation at the Inside Seller-Days 2020 also focuses on digitalisation in all of its facets: on the product side, Press Play, "the collection that isn't a collection", revolutionises the way trendy finishes are marketed. In the production area, Interprint is increasing the options for architects, designers and property developers by investing into a third digital printing machine. Fittingly, the Inside Seller-Days 2020 will also be taking place completely digitally.
K + W: OUR COMPANY
The enthusiasm of K+W Polstermöbel GmbH + Co. KG is not only determined by our products, but also by the company's history, which has been shaped by inventors, pioneers and designers.
KA Interiør at the INSIDE Seller-Days 2020
KA Interiør was originally a small joinery and is now one of the five largest European sliding door and wardrobe manufacturers. The strategy: a private label that combines bespoke quality with reliability and an attractive pricing policy. KA Interiør sells its products to more than 30 companies all over Europe; in some cases, it has done so for the past 25 years.
KARE: order fair in HD
Beam my turnover up, KARE! When the 3,000 square metre showroom lands digitally on the desks of decision-makers in the furniture trade, a moderated and visually stunning show of the home opens up on the screen - and the sales opportunities. KARE presents the autumn and winter innovations and style worlds with a digital 3D tour live and in impressive, photo-realistic HD quality. Independent of place, time and travel preferences, the strategy and the smart product mix for increased sales and quick availability can be determined. The support of the digital trade fair experience is as individual as the home trends at KARE. During the virtual tour, the sales managers and their customers target specific POS presentations that do justice to the possibilities of the sales areas on site.
Kesseböhmer: Intuitive sorting with SpaceFlexx
SpaceFlexx, which was jointly developed by Kesseböhmer and users, has achieved double recognition in the Kitchen Innovation of the Year 2020 consumer awards: both the jury of experts and consumers named the ingenious solution to the chaos of organising storage containers as Kitchen Innovation of the Year 2020 and also helped it win the Best of the Best gold award as best product in the kitchen fittings category. The flexible pull-out organiser also won the 2020 Red Dot Award in the Product Design category.
Kettnaker - 150 years
The 150-year history of the Kettnaker manufactory strings together milestones: successes, ups and downs and inventions that change the industry. Today, the company manufactures highly individual, freely configurable furniture systems at its site in Dürmentingen by means of a modular system. Solutions are developed for all types of rooms: from wardrobes and sideboards to tables, shelving and beds, realised with high-quality materials with inimitable precision.
KIMOCON is now officially kitchen outfitter for Roamlike
KIMOCON, the platform for the ergonomic and smart networked household from Pfullendorf in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, is now officially partner and part of Roamlike's brand offering.
Leicht: Bossa Walnuss
With an impressive size and in combination with high-quality materials such as exquisite real wood and dark ceramics, this planning scenario sets new standards and attracts attention. The complete cladding of the handle-less kitchen run and the adjoining units with the new BOSSA programme in walnut is an architectural statement that makes no compromises in terms of function or aesthetics.
MAJA Möbel – eDJUST
eDJUST is your ideal partner in everyday work. Seamless variable height adjustment lets you easily switch between sitting and standing with the press of a button. The practical memory function ensures that desired heights can be called up at all times. Practical details such as the cable outlet in the desk tops as well as drawers with full extension and cushioned self-closing make eDJUST a MAJA SELECTION model for high demands.
Noteborn at the Inside Seller-Days 2020
Ready assembled furniture has seen its day. Dutch manufacturer Noteborn offers bespoke at entry-level prices: wall units, dressing room furniture, walk-in wardrobes as well as headboards, beds and dressing room islands can all be tailor-made to full meet the interiors and tastes of the end customers. They receive customised storage and organisation solutions; the trade partners benefit from perfect presentation materials and excellent margins.
Raumplus: the multitasking door
It is a sliding door and media center in one. The latest raumplus development elegantly combines interior design with entertainment. A flat-screen monitor incorporated into the door panel allows the closet door and room divider to be used as a TV or computer monitor. After its premiere at the IMM 2019, in April the »Sliding TV Door« won the Red Dot Award 2019 in the category product design and design quality.
REHAU: Decorative expertise with RAUKANTEX
“The ideal edgeband for every requirement” – as the leading provider of edgeband materials, this is the promise that REHAU makes to its customers. With more than 20,000 active edgeband designs, three different processing options and an extensive range of finishes, REHAU offers the right edgeband for all requirements. Even individual solutions can be developed together with the customer.
Rolf Benz: JOLA
How are we going to live? What is the role of our home? The design team at Rolf Benz has been asking itself these questions more intensively than ever before. Versatility and interaction are at the core of their considerations. The intuitive Rolf Benz JOLA sofa range was designed for the relaxed international lifestyle.
Schattdecor: Smartflex Nature
Smartflex Nature from our Finishflex product line is the tailor-made answer to the demand for thermoplastic surfaces in the furniture and interior design industry.
Siemens: The new glassdraft Air ventilation system
Space-saving home appliances, order and design are very popular in the new normal, as confirmed in a current study on “Household and cooking after coronavirus”. According to the study, there is an increased demand for solutions that combine esthetics, function and an emotional moment. Just like the new glassdraftAir from Siemens Home Appliances. The innovative ventilation system impresses with its minimalist look: At first glance, all it comprises is a slim glass panel that can be extended from the countertop behind the cooktop during cooking. The glassdraftAir impresses with its powerful ventilation performance and a light show that turns cooking into a real show.
The designer series "Soma" by Morten Georgsen was born out of our vision to create an affordable designer furniture collection without sacrificing design, comfort or quality.
TEMPUR®- mattresses and pillows
TEMPUR® mattresses and pillows have stood for pressure-relieving sleeping comfort for over 30 years. Even with the first mattress collection, the material, which was originally developed by NASA to relieve pressure for astronauts, has proven itself in the bedroom and countless people around the globe appreciate the special comfort properties of the unique TEMPUR® Material: It adapts individually to the body and keeps the spine constantly in its anatomically correct shape.