Welcoming 62,000 domestic and international buyers, 2020’s last trade platform for the ceramics, bathroom and kitchen industry, Unicera, gains further strength for 2021. The exhibition, uniting more than 1,200 brands with industry buyers from 130 countries, will be organized at the center of global trade, CNR Expo Istanbul Expo Center.
NAPCO, Ltd. (North American Polymer Company), an international producer of refinishing products and a provider of bathtub and kitchen refinishing training, recently announced the expansion of its international representation in Europe.
Excitement has been building in anticipation of an in-person event in Las Vegas for The International Surface Event (TISE): SURFACES | StonExpo/Marmomac | TileExpo. The show is taking place June 16-18, 2021 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, with registration opening in the next two weeks. Attendees wanting to be notified immediately when registration opens should complete the notify me form.
Over 30 years of history and more than 1,700 projects from five continents. These are the numbers of Casalgrande Padana’s Grand Prix, the international architecture competition, which is now into its 12th edition.
The digital communication campaign promoting the values of ceramics entitled, “But Ceramic... is a safe choice,” recently won Silver in two categories of “L’Italia che Comunica” (“Italy that communicates”), an award promoted by the Italian communication agency association UNA to recognize the creativity, strategy and results of campaigns developed by Italian agencies.
The organizing committee of Cevisama, the international trade fair for the ceramic, bathroom equipment and natural stone industry, recently met to discuss the convenience of holding the next edition of the show, which was scheduled to take place from May 24 to 28, after having postponed their traditional February dates due to the pandemic.
The sectoral associations represented in the organizing committee, considering the majority sensitivity of their associated companies, have agreed that the evolution of the health crisis does not allow Cevisama 2021 to be held with guarantee of success.
The International Certified Flooring Installers Association (CFI) recently welcomed Dave Garden, president of Installation Services, LLC, as chair of the board of directors, and Don Styka, director of field services at Tarkett, as vice-chair.
With less than two weeks remaining to participate in the 2020 Global Innovation Awards (GIA), the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) is proud to recognize receiving a record number of entries to date, as well as assembling a wealth of notable international judges.
The organizers of Cersaie have worked hard to explore the possibility of holding an international-level trade fair, but they have had to recognize that the general conditions determined by the COVID-19 emergency make it impossible to organize an event that would come up to the show’s usual quality standards.
In this issue of TILE Magazine, we cover all things Gauged Porcelain Tile Panels/Slabs (GPTP), the TISE 2021 in Las Vegas and don't miss our product showcase of the newest underlayments and membranes available from domestic and international manufacturers.