The International Surface Event (TISE): SURFACES | StonExpo/Marmomac | TileExpo 2021 has officially been postponed to June 2021. The TISE team has made the proactive decision to reschedule the event from January until June 16 to 18, 2021, with the educational sessions beginning on June 15th. The decision to move the dates of TISE was not reached easily and a host of extraordinary factors were taken into consideration, reports show management.
Cevisama has fired up its engines to deliver a very special edition. The leading trade event for the ceramic tile and associated industries, bathroom equipment and natural stone has started to market its next edition, which takes place from 8th to 12th February at Feria Valencia. It will be the first major international fair following a tough year for the sector and a great opportunity to re-kindle sales.
ZOLLER Inc. hosted its annual ZOLLERFEST on Wednesday October 2nd and Thursday October 3rd at its North American Headquarters in Ann Arbor, MI. ZOLLERFEST is an annual technology days and open house event that combines the celebration of the company’s German heritage and its industry leading technology in presetting, measuring, inspection, tool management and automation to create a truly unique manufacturing event.
The International Surface Event (TISE): SURFACES | StonExpo/Marmomac | TileExpo welcomes Dana Hicks as the new Show Director for the event. After 19 years of service to the flooring, stone, and tile industry through events, promotions, sponsorships, and community involvement, TISE says goodbye to Amie (Gilmore) Gonzalez as she transitions the event to Hicks. The change comes as Informa Markets’ need for seasoned, show-leading professionals increases due to growth in large-scale events to the company’s event portfolio.
Deeply rooted in the stone industry, Carrara, Italy still plays an important role by hosting Carrara2 every other year – where a delegation of stone industry professionals come together for education, sharing ideas and touring leading stone producing facilities and quarries in the area
The Cosentino Group, a leading global company in the production and distribution of innovative surfaces for the world of architecture and design, is celebrating the 21st instalment of its annual “Cosentino 100” convention held in the Riviera Maya (Mexico). During this event – which is one of the most important for the stone, decoration and remodelling sectors in North America – the Spanish multinational company will gather its main customers and partners of the region.
The Rockheads Group, a network of surfacing industry entrepreneurs dedicated to leadership, best practices and financial health, recently convened at Inspiration Design Center (IDC) in Minneapolis, MN, for its Fall 2018 member summit. With record attendance of nearly 100 members representing 45 companies, attendees had an opportunity to take a deep dive into IDC’s operations through a dynamic all-day event. The company opened its doors for a no-holds-barred plunge into their operations, strategies and key performance indicators.
For this issue of Stone World magazine we talk to industry veteran Ron Hannah about a product called Black Mamba that adheres a sink to a countertop in 10 seconds. This issue also takes a look at the quartz industry, one of the articles features Quantra and how it continues to invest and strategize to produce high-quality quartz. We also take a look at the top quartz products offering in our quartz roundup.
For this issue of Contemporary Stone & Tile Design decorative porcelain and marble tile modernize an outdated living space in New York. We also see how Italian Porcelain tile contributes to a multi-purpose residential building. Finally we feature our Mosaic and decorative tile roundup.