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• BAU booked out with exhibitor record
• Very good marks from exhibitors and visitors
• Internationality with visitors hits record level

DOMOTEX will take place from 11 to 14 January 2024 at the Hannover exhibition grounds with several new features. In addition to a presentation area for wholesalers and more Mood Spaces, the leading trade fair will also present an exciting new country focus for the first time.

Välinge Innovation will participate in the BAU trade fair on the 17th-22nd of April 2023, in Munich, where they will share their most ground-breaking flooring technologies and show the great advantages they bring.

• Thin-cutting band saws ranging from entry-level models to high-speed solutions as well as the tried-and-tested DSG Notum thin cutting frame saw (hall 27, stand F60)
• TRC machines for automated precleaning and repair of wood surfaces (hall 27, stand F60)
• New saw blades for improved efficiency and longer tool life
• Automation in sawmill technology (VAP-Wintersteiger, hall 25, stand N25)
• Mobile and stationary sawmills (Serra GmbH, part of the Wintersteiger Group, stand N25 in hall 25 and outdoor stand FG K52)

• i4F technologies on show include drop-lock Click4U Pro, CeraGrout, Be-Lite and AquaProtect
• All exclusively from i4F

• Nguyen Kieu Nhu joins i4F as Country Manager, Vietnam
• Tony Dong named as Commercial Director, China
• Increased adoption of new technologies by manufacturers results in fast-growing licensee base

Waregem, Belgium – April 3, 2023 – With this statement, B.I.G. is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement with Australian B2B flooring wholesaler to acquire its complete range of activities. Through this acquisition, both companies will strengthen their growth opportunities in both soft, resilient and hard flooring in Australia and New Zealand.

Bjelin has launched a new range of hardened wood floors – with updated and improved colours, formats and technologies. The company has entered an exciting phase of growth and has expanded into new markets with more products to be launched throughout the year.

Aqua-Step: sustainable, circular products for floors, walls, ceilings and façades
HDM is the first manufacturer in Western Europe to produce innovative SPC products for interior and exterior use. The first products will be launched under the Aqua-Step brand: Aqua-Step XL and Aqua-Step boards. SPC (Stone Polymer Composite) consists mostly of limestone with a small percentage of PVC. The product has many benefits and is also 100% recyclable.

Rüthen-Meiste, January 2023 – With the WOOD design flooring platform concept, MEISTERWERKE is writing the next chapter in its success story as a pioneer of design flooring made for healthy living under the MEISTER brand. The comprehensive product range, with the claim “PVC-free times three”, is available in three different product structures.

Rüthen-Meiste, January 2023 – With the MeisterDesign. allround D 700 S design flooring, MEISTERWERKE has added yet another design flooring for healthy living to its product range, available from 1st March 2023. It particularly excels in terms of its recycling concept!

Bjelin will participate in the BAU trade fair on the 17th-22nd of April 2023, in Munich, where they will show several – soon to be released – flooring products as well as technologies by sister company, Välinge Innovation.

At Cevisama 2023 fair - the ceramics, bathroom furnishings and natural stone exhibition in Valencia - Impertek presented a world preview: MiniPro, the support never seen before in the raised floors panorama.

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Four years we had to wait, but in May it's finally that time again:
The Woodworking Community will meet in person in Hannover - it's LIGNA again!

What to expect at LIGNA.23, the world's leading trade fair for the woodworking and wood processing industries, was revealed in advance to more than 60 journalists from around the world at the LIGNA.Preview in Hannover in February.

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