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Many customers would like to have environmentally friendly and safe products; however, at the same they still require good processing properties and a good value for money. Osmo is good for wood, good for people and good for the environment.

Elegant parquet flooring, splendid cork and laminate floorings and the latest in floor tech: From 11 to 14 January 2024, DOMOTEX will once again welcome exhibitors and visitors from all around the globe at the world's leading trade fair for carpets and floorings in Hannover, Germany. Trade visitors can look forward to numerous innovations, trends and sustainability at their fingertips.

Schopfloch, September 13, 2023. The HOMAG Group will suspend its participation in the HOLZ-HANDWERK trade fair in Nuremberg, Germany next year. Instead, the HOMAG Group will present its numerous innovations to customers at several local, decentralized events.

Magical wood floor projects wanted

Pallmann, internationally active manufacturer of products and systems for the new installation, renovation and value retention of wood floors, is launching a world championship for wood floor layers for the second time. The Magic Oil Wood Floor World Cup is looking for the best reference objects worldwide in which great craftsmanship combined with a product from the Magic Oil series was used.

For the second time, sustainability, circular economy and environmental protection will play a key role at DOMOTEX, the world's leading trade fair for carpets and floorings.

The family company pursues ambitious goals to "create more from the valuable resource wood" and thus enable sustainable living and working.

The EGGER Group is already presenting its sixth Sustainability Report for the financial year 2022/2023. It contains the strategy, objectives and performance of the Group with regard to economic, ecological and social sustainability. With this report, EGGER underlines its clear commitment to sustainable, generation-oriented management and to transparent communication throughout.

Bjelin has started an exciting collaboration with Götenehus, one of Sweden's largest single-family house manufacturers. The strategic alliance marks an important milestone in the quest to improve housing quality for homeowners in Sweden.

From Thursday September 7 to Sunday October 29, Cirque du Soleil will be present in Belgium with their latest show Kurios – Cabinet of Curiosities (
Prior to the show, it was decided to completely renovate the stage floor. No sinecure since the finish that had had its best time after numerous shows over a period of almost 10 years had to be removed without damaging the beautiful design from renowned scenographer Stéphane Roy and executed by Cadmium Scenic Team.

The EGGER Group continues its growth course and takes over the plant in Markt Bibart (DE). The purchase agreement was signed on 8 September 2023.

The classic floor covering for the bathroom? For a long time the ans-wer to this question was clear: tiles! If you don't like the tile look or are afraid of the time-consuming tiling, you have the perfect floor alternati-ve for the bathroom with water-resistant laminate, design and even wooden floors from MEISTER - in wood or stone looks.

Mimics perfectly the aesthetics of ceramics, without the inconvenience

Even if they can’t see it, customers will love the difference between i4F CeraGrout enhanced tiles and traditional ceramics. Side by side, they look the same, but once installation begins, the difference becomes clear. Tiles enhanced with i4F CeraGrout are much easier to install and clean while being more durable, remaining pristine for years. Delivering the beauty of ceramic-looking floors and walls without the inconvenience. What's not to love?

This was the first Domotex Asia that members of i4F’s management, outside of the China team, could attend since 2019. Of course, with an i4F office in Shanghai, continued contact and face-to-face meetings with our licensees and prospects was continuous, even during the pandemic.

Historical visitation record and a high international participation reconfirmed the event's leading position in Asia Pacific

DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR, opened its doors during July 26 to 28 at the Shanghai National Exhibition and Convention Centre (NECC), welcoming attendees from all over the world and giving the international flooring community a chance to meet again in world’s second largest market, after the 3-year halt due to closed borders.

Overall economic downturn brings the international wood-based material manufacturer a moderate increase in revenue and a decline in earnings.
The EGGER Group looks back on an extremely volatile financial year 2022/2023. The business environment was characterised by sharply rising interest rates, high inflation, declining new construction figures, highly volatile raw materials and energy markets, as well as geopolitical uncertainties. Despite these challenges, the EGGER Group can report a stable development. In the past financial year, it generated Group-wide revenue of EUR 4.45 billion and EBITDA of EUR 602.5 million.

 The final countdown has begun!

The floor covering industry will meet from July 26th to 28th, 2023 in Shanghai at DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR, the largest floorcovering tradeshow in Asia Pacific. After 3 years of closed boarders and challenging environment during the pandemic, the show will return stronger than ever, reconfirming its leading position in the region.

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