05-11-2014 - Lano Carpets to acquire Bajong Carpets
Dear customer, dear partner,
We are proud to announce that we have reached an agreement in principle with McThree nv to take over its subsidiary Bajong Carpets – its team, products, inventory and brand – with immediate effect. Lano’s and McThree’s works councils have been informed of the transaction and the consultation process is currently ongoing.
For some time, McThree had the firm intention to put all its efforts and resources into its key activity of woven area rugs. Lano, on the other hand, is a well-established brand that manufactures innovative broadloom carpet and turf flooring, for residential, hospitality, landscaping and sports applications. The Bajong Carpets brand will be a good addition to Lano’s residential tufted carpet segment.
For you as a customer, nothing will change for the time being. You can count on a continued high level of service, while we move all production equipment and staff to the Lano plant in the next few months. We will also keep you regularly informed about the stock levels, production dates and the status of the ranges.
We sincerely thank you for your continued trust in us. Our teams are available to answer any questions you may have.
Joseph Lano Philippe Van Hecke Rik De Smet Stefaan Duchi
CEO Lano Commercial Director Lano General Manager Bajong CEO McThree
Headquartered in Belgium, Lano will achieve about 85 million euros of net sales in 2014 and employs approximately 400 people.
17-07-2013 - Lano brochures
17-07-2013 - Quality overview
NEW ! new colours Godiva KT - Pembridge Twist AB / FBG
17-04-2013 - Distribution agreement Mohawk and Lano
Dear Valued Customer,
Lano Carpets is pleased to announce exciting changes that will provide better service to our customers and strengthen Lano Carpets’ position in the market. Mohawk International and Lano NV have signed a distribution agreement for the Western European residential broadloom market. Lano Carpets will now distribute Mohawk’s residential broadloom next to its own carpet collection.
This strategic move will play on the strengths of both organizations. Lano Carpets is well-respected throughout Europe for its high quality carpet and service and Mohawk is known for its cutting-edge innovation and style. The combined sales team will offer Lano qualities while also delivering Mohawk products such as SmartStrand® and EverStrand®.
This combination will provide our customers with the convenience of the best Mohawk and Lano products from a single sales source, improving our service and saving you time.
This improved distribution model will cause no immediate changes for our customers. As we integrate the Mohawk Europe and the Lano operations in the coming weeks, we will communicate clearly to ensure a seamless and swift transition. We appreciate your business and look forward to continuing our established working relationship.
25-02-2013 - Lano Flooring Solutions decks out the Empress cruise ship
LANO FLOORING SOLUTIONS DECKS OUT THE EMPRESS CRUISE SHIP
With a reputation for delivering high quality IMO certified carpets, it is no wonder that Lano Flooring Solutions has partnered with Pullmantur, the largest Spain-based cruise line company in the world, and supplied over 135,000 m² of woven axminster carpets for its fleet over the past six years.
One of the most recent collaborations with Pullmantur has resulted in 15,000 m² of striking bespoke carpets gracing the floors of the Empress ship. Covering areas including the main atrium, alleyways, restaurants, casino, children’s area, spa, gym and staterooms, the carpets showcase the best of Lano Flooring Solution’s design ability and offer superior levels of durability and underfoot comfort with a wool-rich blend.
As Ronnie Wilkie, design executive for Lano Flooring Solutions explains, “Pullmantur approached our experienced design team, asking for custom-made carpets that would create a stylish and eye-catching look for passengers on the Empress. A particular highlight of this project is the carpet in the Schooner Piano Bar; designed with a nautical appeal, its swirling pattern in rich gold and midnight blue also has a musical theme that reflects the area’s use for evening entertainment.”
Lano Flooring Solutions also provided the artificial grass on the outer decks of the Empress Ship, and recently worked closely with Pullmantur’s marine operations director, Benjamin de Haas, to create 12,500 m² of carpet designs for its sister ship the Sovereign.
One of the first ever carpet manufacturers to invest in the latest high-tech Van de Wiele axminster looms, Lano Flooring Solutions has forged a long and successful track record of supplying high-performance IMO certified carpet to the growing cruise market.
20-01-2013 - JOY collection
elegance, atmosphere, originality and creativity.
Lano Carpets follows the interior trends closely and offers, besides the authentic qualities, a wide range of inspiring and fashionable qualities for young and old.
Lano presented the new rug collection JOY at Domotex. The concept consists of four fashionable qualities, each in 7 stunning colors. The rugs are custom made and fitted with a luxurious finish. This enables the customer to fit the size of the carpet perfectly to his interior.
19-01-2013 - Perlana
Under the motto 'no Compromises' Lano developed the quality Grandeur40, made out of 100% Perlana. The ecological aspect, namely a quality carpet from recycled plastic bottles, was crucial in the development of Grandeur but Lano was not prepared to compromise on quality, look and touch. At Domotex, this first Saxony quality out of the revolutionary Perlana fiber was presented and very warmly received.
18-01-2013 - Domotex 2013
Lano Carpets starts 2013 with a clear message.
Carpet is a crucial part of an interior and plays not only visually but also in terms of comfort and atmosphere an important role. Carpet is working on a comeback and it is impossible to imagine a contemporary interior without carpet. This is the belief of Lano Carpets and this was the message that was without a doubt stated at Domotex 2013.
10-10-2012 - Opera Royal In Liège
The Opera building OPERA Royal in Liège (Belgium) was totally refurbished.
They used 3200 m² Zen. This is the ideal choice for combining the supreme softness with the impressive resilient quality and the long-lasting performance.
27-06-2012 - Big Brother's watching Lano Carpets
Three striking colours of Zen carpet from Lano Flooring Solutions now adorn the 2012 Big Brother House, providing sumptuous underfoot comfort for this year’s excited housemates.
Sourced through carpet supplier We Sell Carpets of Borehamwood, 209 m² of Zen in an array of stunning blue shades grace the floor of the living areas of this year’s colourful house. Two tones of cornflower blue and a richer turquoise colour from the standard stock collection provide a vibrant lift and create a warm atmosphere.
Suitable for high-impact areas, Zen is the ideal choice for the busy Big Brother house. A tufted 1/10” Saxony cut pile crafted from the finestInvista polyamide 6.6, Zen has a pile weight of 1000 g/m² and offers supreme softness combined with impressive resilient qualities. With the durability to withstand heavy footfall, Zen offers long-lasting performance and is easy to maintain – ideal for those messy housemates.
“It is very exciting that Zen is being used in the UK’s Big Brother house this year,” enthuses Anja Temmerman, Marketing Manager, Lano Carpets. “Zen is a fantastic choice as it offers superior levels of durability, and the combination of blue tones looks truly stunning both on-screen and in reality. The use of Lano Carpets here really cements our status as an incredibly popular choice for important contracts, and we believe this is because we consistently deliver great results for all of our clients.”
Zen is available in four-metre width and is officially classed as suitable for heavy commercial use.
Images showing the Big Brother’s magnificent interior can be found here http://www.channel5.com/shows/big-brother/articles/take-a-look-round-the-new-big-brother-house or on the show on television every weeknight on Channel 5.
11-06-2012 - Lano Carpets on Roland Garros - Carve
A variety of Lano carpets now adorn the prestigious Roland Garros tennis club in Paris, providing a beautiful and stylish backdrop for the renowned French Open Grand Slamtournament.
Chosen by the contractor at Roland Garros, Technique des Sols Appliques, for delivering results in other projects and because of its longstanding reputation for providing quality, high-performance contract carpet, Lano supplied different carpets for three separate areas of the venue.
A total of 1196 m² of Lano Carpets’ Carve L72 design from the standard stock collection was specified for the exclusive VIP bar and restaurant area, providing sumptuous underfoot comfort for sponsors and esteemed guests. Chosen in an attractive grey colour, the L72 Carve carpet features elegant horizontal wave grooves that create a striking textured look and feel. Matching perfectly with the floor-to-ceiling glass partitions that demarcate the restaurant and bar areas, Carve provides understated glamour and its strong polyamide pile composition is resilient yet soft enough to create an opulent ambience.
11-06-2012 - Lano Carpets on Roland Garros - Opera
In the busy interview and media rooms, Lano Carpet’s Opera concept was used, offering a strong woven loop pile crafted from the unique recycled Econyl nylon yarn. Ideal for heavy commercial use and able to withstand high levels of footfall, 707 m² of Opera covers these high-impact areas. With its bold plain black base tone and contrasting light silver geometric-style squares, Opera provides depth and interest and is paired beautifully with the all-white interior of the media rooms.
10-06-2012 - Lano Carpets on Roland Garros - Arena
Lastly, Arena in a dark charcoal grey colour with a coordinating textural dotted pattern decorates the floor of one of the most important areas of Roland Garros, the reception and office of the president of the FFT (Federation of French Tennis). With direct access onto the Court Suzanne Lenglen, Arena offers a fantastic contrast to the rich orange clay of the tennis courts. With exceptional underfoot comfort and a contemporary yet timeless design, Arena works seamlessly in both office and meeting rooms. A tufted 1/10” cut and loop pile, Arena is suitable for general commercial use and combines softness and strength.
29-05-2012 - Celebrities outshone by Lano Carpets
It has been revealed that Plantation Rug Company commissioned Lano Carpets to supply the stunning Union Jack-inspired red carpet for the 2012 BAFTAs on Sunday 27th May, setting the scene for a truly patriotic event.
Designed by Plantation Rug Company in collaboration with agency Brown Dog Creative, the carpet featured a bespoke geometric Union Jack print that tied in perfectly with the upcoming Jubilee celebrations. Impressing even the most famous of feet at the British Academy Television Awards, this contemporary contrasting red, white and blue design certainly tapped into the current patriotic national conscience and injected even more style and glamour into the 59th annual BAFTA ceremony.
The striking 4-metre wide repeating print was crafted on a 100% nylon pile for superior colour retention and durability, ensuring that it withstood the impact of even the most pointy of expensive celebrity stilettos. Impressively turning the project round in just over two months, Lano Carpets proved its dedication to providing impeccable levels of service and fulfilling clients’ needs in record time.
“It is incredibly exciting that Lano Carpets supplied the red carpet for one of the most prestigious events in British television,” enthuses AnjaTemmerman, Marketing Manager, Lano Carpets. “This was a very time-sensitive project and the fact we managed to turn it around in such a short space of time with such a fantastic end-result is something we are very proud of. It was great to see all the famous faces (and feet) on our carpet, and our in-house team worked incredibly hard to achieve this simply stunning result for Plantation Rug Company, and indeed for the BAFTA organisation too.”
Broadcast on BBC1 and BBC1 HD channels, over 3.5 million viewers tuned in to see TV stars sashay up and down the exclusive red, white and blue carpet.
15-04-2012 - Fairfield Creations
Create stunning and perfectly matched feature spaces. Developed from th best selling Fairfield, Fairfield Creations from the Easy Care Collection by Lano Carpets combines four stripe designs with eight matching plain carpets. Easy to install thanks to a 25 cm stripe repeat and with a 10 year stain resistance warranty Fairfield Creations brings worry-free style to the home.
02-04-2012 - CFJ Installation of the monthLano Flooring Solutions was called upon to provide carpet throughout the Crowne Plaza, a 194 bedroom Colchester Five Lakes resort, the first of its kind in the UK for the chain. Working closely with AB Hotels and Richard Daniels Design (RDD) to develop a suitable flooring scheme, Lano Flooring Solutions manufactured and supplied carpet for guestrooms, corridors and public areas, varying construction and wear quality to provide maximum value from the 5,000 m² of carpet required. Lano finalised patterns and colours before weaving five different contemporary designs in an 80 percent wool 20 percent nylon mix for maximum durability and appearance retention. Read more ...
15-02-2012 - Ultimo Collection
The new Ultimo collection by Lano brings opulent luxury to the home. Whether 100% New Zealand wool, bamboo, branded polyamide or the stain-resistance of Lanoset PP, the Ultimo collection is one of the most versatile premium carpet collections available today.
Now available in a striking new display unit, the Ultimo collection delivers exceptional underfoot comfort and durability to treat homes to the ultimate flooring experience.
15-01-2012 - Heathertwist DesignHeathertwist Design brings luxury performance to worry free carpet and is available in 10 natural shades, visually enhanced by the multi-tonal yarn in a graphic design. Available in four metre width, the carpet is an ideal multi-purpose range suitable for use throughout living areas, in hallways and on stairs and landings. Made from 100% polypropylene, Heathertwist Design has sumptuous levels of underfoot comfort, is bleach cleanable and comes with a 10-year stain resistant warranty.
01-02-2011 - Now available : BAMBOO collection
This unique and innovative collection features a high percentage of bamboo that brings many additional benefits to the carpet. In fact, bamboo fibre has natural anti-bacterial and humidity regulating properties and when turned into carpet yarn, it is exceptionally soft to the touch. Read more...
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Der hohe Bambusanteil bietet dieser innovativen Teppichbodenkollektion "Bamboo" eine ganze Reihe von Vorteilen. Die Bambusfaser hat von Natur aus anti-bakterielle und feuchtigkeitsregulierende Eigenschaften, wodurch die Qualität bereits auf natürliche Art einen aussergewöhnlich sanften und geschmeidigen Touché erhält. Weitere Informationen...
Deze innovatieve collectie biedt voor het tapijt, door zijn hoog aandeel aan bamboo, heel wat bijkomende voordelen. In feite heeft de bamboo-vezel natuurlijke anti-bacteriële en vochtregulerende eigenschappen welke resulteren in een uitzonderlijk zachte touché. Lees meer...