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Agreement between Italcer and Tonino Lamborghini

Agreement between Italcer and Tonino Lamborghini

Italcer group will produce the new Tonino Lamborghini Luxury Surfaces line of floor and wall tiles

The big players in the sanitaryware sector

The big players in the sanitaryware sector

Roca, Kohler, Geberit and Toto lead the rankings of the world ceramic sanitaryware manufacturers by volumes of production in 2019. See who is next.

Portobello starts up new porcelain slab production plant equipped with Sacmi Continua+ technology

Portobello starts up new porcelain slab production plant equipped with Sacmi Continua+ technology

The new plant in Tijucas, Brazil capable of producing slabs up to 1800x3600 mm in size was started up last autumn. A large digital event was held on 14 October to mark the launch of the new collections.

The benefits of automated raw materials storage

The benefits of automated raw materials storage

In September 2020, LB signed an agreement with the multinational company Anatolia for the supply of a complete raw materials storage plant at the Turkish production unit of Izmir.

Wienerberger Italia appoints a new sales director

Wienerberger Italia appoints a new sales director

Fabio Baldassari takes up the position at the Italian branch of the prestigious Austrian group with the aim of driving innovation and strengthening customer care.

Geberit Group sees strong recovery

Geberit Group sees strong recovery

The 5% growth in the third quarter reduces the fall in revenues in the first 9 months of 2020 to 5% (or -0.4% on a constant currency basis). Geberit expects a weaker fourth quarter, but with improved margins.

Mohawk Industries sees strong third quarter recovery

Mohawk Industries sees strong third quarter recovery

Net sales grew by 2.2% in the third quarter. The Global Ceramic Segment improved substantially with net sales almost back to 2019 Q3 levels.

EnergieKer improves the aesthetic value of its products with Creadigit

EnergieKer improves the aesthetic value of its products with Creadigit

The Creadigit XLE 8-colour latest-generation digital printing system will bring unprecedented results on porcelain surfaces

I-Tech boosts digital customer care

I-Tech boosts digital customer care

The company has redesigned its website and developed new portals and platforms to provide its customers with remote technical support.

FCRI, Chinese leader in the production of rollers for large slabs

FCRI, Chinese leader in the production of rollers for large slabs

FCRI holds over 80% of the Chinese market for rollers for large slab production, with about seventy lines already in operation in China.

Smalticeram turns 50

Smalticeram turns 50

Founded in 1970, Smalticeram is now one of the most important Italian ceramic glaze and colour producers with branches in Spain, USA, Brazil, India and Indonesia.

New Pearl chooses Poppi Clementino to improve the efficiency of its factory

New Pearl chooses Poppi Clementino to improve the efficiency of its factory

An advanced energy recovery system has been successfully installed at the Chinese tile giant’s production plant.