SUGATSUNE: Interzum 2019

New innovative furniture fittings

At the international trade fair Interzum 2019 in Cologne, the Japanese manufacturer SUGATSUNE will be presenting many new, innovative solutions for cabinets, flaps and interior design at its stand in Hall 7.1 D.058. For the furniture manufacturers, designers and interior designers, more than 1,000 innovative products can be seen on the stand.

The new flap fitting Aileron by SUGATSUNE is simply placed on the hinge Olympia. Photo: Sugatsune

The lid-stay AILERON

The special feature of the flap fitting Aileron by SUGATSUNE is that you do not need to attach anything to the cabinet side. The flap is fastened exclusively by hinges. This makes it possible to realize almost “infinitely long” flaps.

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Hettich Sensys for Glass: The Marriage of Functionality and Aesthetics

Sensys with integrated Silent System for glass applications

Furniture featuring glass elements bring elegance to any living room. With its narrow bonding surfaces, the Sensys hinge for glass applications creates a perfect purist look. Whether classy glass display cabinets or a modern material combination of wood and glass – the hinge perfectly blends into the furniture’s overall appearance.

Pure elegance: the Hettich Sensys hinge for glass applications impresses with its slimline design and perfect functionality for sensitive glass doors. Photo: Hettich

Sensys for glass applications combines exquisite design and outstanding performance. The integrated Silent System and large automatic closing angle make sure the delicate glass doors close gently and reliably every time. The standard Sensys range is combined with the

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Hettich: Effortlessly handleless

Push to open Silent for hinged doors

Handle less furniture design perfected by practical convenience. Push to open Silent is the new benchmark for impressive, user friendly functionality: handleless door opening combined with silent and soft closing. Perfectly complementing this, Push to open Silent is also available for drawers.

Hettich Push to open Silent is suitable for all common door sizes and cabinet body designs – including angled applications. Photo: Hettich

Push to open Silent combines two sought after convenience features: handleless opening and silent, soft closing for furniture doors. The opening cycle is all mechanical, taking place in response to a light press on the front panel. The tried and proven Silent System on the hinges reliably closes the

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Hettich: New Hinge for Extra High Furniture Fronts

Kitchen design rises to new heights

High furniture doors with few reveals define elegant, purist kitchen design. Photo: Hettich
Kamat guiding hinge for extra high furniture fronts

Minimalist kitchen design captivates with large surface fronts and few reveals. With the new Kamat guiding hinge, Hettich gives kitchen manufacturers the option of using high furniture doors on refrigerators with fixed door connection.

The Hettich Kamat guiding hinge provides opening movement stability for extra high furniture fronts that cover the refrigerator and the storage space above it. It is used for built in refrigerators in combination with Hettich refrigerator hinges from the K02, K08 and K99 series.

The Hettich refrigerator hinges and the Hettich Kamat guiding hinge have the same kinematics and … [READ MORE]

SALICE: The Revolutionary Hinge

SILENTIA+ HINGE. THE REVOLUTIONARY EVOLUTION

Consistent with the aesthetics of the first generation of Silentia, with identical dimensions and shape, Silentia+ incorporates new technological innovations that place this hinge at the forefront of decelerated closing systems.

Now with two integrated silicone oil dampers, the Salice Silentia Plus range of soft-close hinges guarantees an exceptional consistency in decelerating strength under any conditions across the whole range. Photo: SALICE

The decelerating effect is derived from twin silicone-oil dampers, housed in the hinge cup, which guarantee exceptional consistency of deceleration in all operating conditions and optimum closing action with all kinds of door and in all applications.

Moreover, if you want to adjust the decelerating effect, Silentia+ is equipped with a discreet switch … [READ MORE]

SALICE: iF Design Award 2018

SALICE’S AIR HINGE WINS THE IF DESIGN AWARD 2018

Yet another accolade for the revolutionary Air concealed hinge. Adding to the numerous awards already bestowed, both in Italy and internationally, Air has won an iF Design Award 2018, in the “Home Furniture” category for its combination of the highest technical merit with sophisticated design, ingeniously accommodated in the mere 10mm of space required by this truly revolutionary hinge.

SALICE Air Push hinges. Photo: SALICE

As the awards proliferate, the international recognition of Air as a highly innovative and functional product grows apace. This hinge incorporates an integrated soft close mechanism for decelerated closing and with its compactness and small size is able to integrate perfectly with the cabinet.

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BLUM: the 4 most important movement technologies

  • For comfortable opening and closing of furniture fronts, with or without handles
  • Mechanical or electrical, but also combinable
  • The right movement technology for every application
4 movement technologies and many possibilities

Blum products create a lot of comfort in a wide variety of furniture trends

Handle-less kitchens are still very much in trend. Proven comfort brings a wide range of fitting solutions from Blum. Photo: Blum

The Austrian furniture fittings specialist Blum supports a multitude of furniture trends and design ideas with its 4 movement technologies Blumotion, Servo Drive, Tip-On Blumotion and Tip-On. Whether mechanically or electrically supported – for every application and handle situation Blum has the right movement technology.

Innovative furniture fittings from Blum ensure that the

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GRASS: The new hinge is invisible

TIOMOS Hidden: the hinge becomes invisible

With the development of the Tiomos hinge system, GRASS has ushered in a new era in the history of furniture design. With the concealed Tiomos Hidden hinge, which was launched at interzum 2017, the company has added another component that makes it possible to move doors elegantly and almost invisibly.

With the development of the Tiomos hinge system, GRASS has ushered in a new era in the history of furniture design. With the Tiomos Hidden concealed hinge, GRASS has added an additional component that makes it possible to move doors elegantly and almost invisibly. Photo: Grass

“When we talk about minimalism, we assume that technology is becoming more and more intelligent and its … [READ MORE]

BLUM: new solutions for thin furniture fronts

Thin furniture fronts – Blum provides the right fitting.

Full range fastening system for doors, pull-outs and selected flaps.

Furniture with thin fronts is the latest trend. The Austrian manufacturer of fittings Blum was the first supplier to develop a full range fastening system for thin fronts for flaps, door and pull-out applications. The new solutions can help to build very special pieces of furniture.

For thin door fronts as small as 8 mm: the new Clip top Blumotion hinge with Expando T, the clever mounting system. Photo: Blum

Blum is the first hardware manufacturer to offer a universal fastening system for thin-framed applications – doors, drawer fronts and selected flaps. Different materials, such as chipboard, HPL [READ MORE]

Hettich: Fascinating solutions for the trades and retailers

Preview of Hettich’s line-up at Holz-Handwerk 2018

Alongside inspirational new products, visitors to Hettich’s stand at the Holz-Handwerk trade fair for woodworking and wood processing can discover ways of using Hettich services even more easily, efficiently and successfully.

WingLine L creates surprising panorama effects on the wardrobe. Photo: Hettich

“Fascin[action] – fascinated by solutions” is the underlying motto of our show presentation, says Uwe Kreidel, Managing Director of Hettich Marketing & Vertriebs GmbH & Co. KG. “Needless to say, we will also be showcasing our new product releases. Worthy of particular mention here is the ArciTech drawer system with designer profiles, the Push to open Silent opening function, the new WingLine L folding door system, Sensys in obsidian black … [READ MORE]

PERFECT COMBO FOR DRINKS COMPARTMENT FLAPS

The perfect combo for drinks compartment flaps:
Kinvaro D and Tiomos flap hinge

GRASS Kinvaro D. Photo: Grass

With these two new products, GRASS is increasing the comfort of opening and closing flap cabinets: for interzum, Tiomos will also be presented as a flap hinge; together with the equally new Kinvaro D flap holder, it forms a harmonious and elegant combo for drinks compartment flaps. Both products are also in the new “Night” surface finish, continuing the elegance of dark surfaces on the interior of the piece of furniture.

With these two new products, GRASS is increasing the comfort of open-ing and closing flap cabinets: for interzum, Tiomos will also be presented as a flap hinge; together with the equally
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Tiomos Hidden: the hinge becomes invisible

With the development of the Tiomos hinge system, GRASS has written a new chapter in the history of furniture design. With the concealed Tiomos Hidden hinge, which was launched at interzum 2017, GRASS has added another component that makes it possible to move doors elegantly and almost invisibly.

With the development of the Tiomos hinge system, GRASS has written a new chapter in the history of furniture design. With the concealed Tiomos Hidden hinge, which was launched at interzum 2017, GRASS has added another component that makes it possible to move doors elegantly and almost invisibly. Photo: Grass

“When we talk about minimalism, we assume that technology is becoming more and more intelligent and its functions more and … [READ MORE]

Unlimited furniture design

Sensys hinges in obsidian black

The Sensys hinge from Hettich combines perfect design with a feel of luxury. Because Sensys is beautiful, and beautifully quiet. Now new, Sensys in obsidian black retreats into the background on dark materials, remaining conspicuously inconspicuous. The range provides a key to upgrading into the luxury segment and gives manufacturers new options for differentiating.

Dark timbers, warm colours and exquisite surfaces are right on trend in the luxury segment. With Sensys in obsidian black, upward differentiation works every time. Photo: Hettich

Dark timbers, warm colours and exquisite surfaces are right on trend in the luxury segment. More and more furniture fronts are featuring dark wood decors. Alongside this, a whole palette of earthy colours has … [READ MORE]

New hinges for individual furniture

Blum rounds off its comprehensive range of hinges

New hinges with integrated soft-close Blumotion allow manufacturers to make special furniture – be it larder units, furniture with thin fronts, glass or mirror cabinets. For dark cabinets, Blum now also offers Clip top Blumotion in onyx black. In other words, Blum offers the right fittings solutions for countless applications.

Blum’s range includes the Clip top Blumotion Cristallo hinge for glass and mirror fronts as well as glass showcases – now available with integrated soft-close Blumotion. Photo: Blum

The new Clip top Blumotion 155° wide-angle hinge by Blum is the same size but offers even more convenience. Tried and tested soft-close Blumotion has been completely integrated into the hinge, ensuring that … [READ MORE]

SUGATSUNE wins RedDot Award for the new hinge

The latest RedDot Design Award for SUGATSUNE bears testimony to the fact that the fittings manufacturer from Japan not only attaches importance to the functionality of its high-tech fittings, but also brings great value by the design of its products.

The hinges LIN-X 1000 designed to be used with big and heavy doors. Here it is installed in a bedroom cabinet. Photo: Sugatsune

Nowadays the expectations on furniture fittings are high. They have to deliver great user convenience, work perfectly and merge in well with furniture interiors. The company’s latest RedDot Design Award is further proof that the fittings manufacturer from Tokyo, Japan, has again come up with an innovative product that meets all these requirements.

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Technology and design in harmony

K05 refrigerator hinges from Hettich

The K05 hinge from Hettich not only impresses with reliable and convenient functions but also with a design that harmoniously integrates into refrigerators. Available in metallic look as well as in white and an elegant dark tone, the working components blend discreetly into the background.

Perfectly matches a refrigerator’s interior: K05 hinge in white. Photo: Hettich

The K05 hinge in metal look is particularly suitable for refrigerators and wine coolers on which the cool, metal design also continues through on the inside. If, on the other hand, the fridge is white both inside and outside, the new hinge in white perfectly matches the interior and recedes into the background.

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Fascin[action]

Making solutions excite.

Anybody wishing to fascinate people must be exceptional in everything they do. In products and services. In solutions that excite. Visitors to the Hettich exhibition stand at “interzum 2017” will experience this Fascin[action]: innovative and inspirational for tomorrow’s furniture.

Combines function and aesthetically pleasing looks: the glue mounted Sensys hinge from Hettich. Photo: Hettich

Hettich is quick to identify trends and translates them into innovative fitting solutions that fascinate. Fascination is a personal matter and, depending on the individual, comes from intuitive functions that speak to the emotions as well as from rapidly available services or getting digital information. They give the customer convenience, added business value as well as the ability to stand … [READ MORE]

Sensys fast assembly hinge

New functions for all sorts of purposes

The Sensys generation of hinges from Hettich combines front-to-back design with a feel of luxury that appeals to the emotions. Adding attractive new functions to its Sensys range, Hettich now addresses previously neglected needs and provides cost-effective options for making marks of distinction.

The Sensys hinge generation is winner of the “red dot design award 2008” and “iF product design award 2009”. Photo: Hettich

Sensys with integrated Silent System
In particular, the Sensys hinge scores from automatic Silent System furniture door closure from the unusually wide angle of 35 degrees. Furniture doors that reliably close in response to a turn of the hand as well as even, gentle closing action is guaranteed in … [READ MORE]

Design meets precision technology

Well known manufacturers prefer solutions from Hettich

International interiors show “imm cologne 2017” and “Living-Kitchen” presented the trends that will be dominating the furniture and interiors sector. Hettich excites its customers with solutions – because they are the key to making some designs and functionalities at all possible.

WingLine L from Hettich opens a surprisingly large section of wardrobe content. Photo: Wiemann

interlübke fascinates with design and function
interlübke is seen as an icon of modern furniture design and is one of Germany’s most familiar brands with international prestige. “Our customers place the most exacting of demands on quality and design“, says Christoph Kümmel, head of Product Development & Marketing at interlübke. “Concealed under the drawer, the Actro 5D runner … [READ MORE]

Blum Easy Assembly

Easy Assembly mobile app, the digital tool for the convenient installation of furniture fittings. Blums mounting mobile app always provides all the necessary information.

The Austrian furniture fittings producer Blum offers Easy Assembly – a helpful mobile app to make installation of furniture fittings easier and more efficient. In the free mobile app are all the necessary information about the installation of Blum fittings. Blum Easy Assembly also provides information about their proper adjustment.

Integrative, demonstrative and complete: Easy Assembly, the digital Blum tool for furniture makers and installers. Photo: Blum

The mobile app Easy Assembly from Blum gives carpenters and furniture installers valuable support. Easy Assembly helps furniture makers and furniture installers with all information about the installation, [READ MORE]

Trendsetters and traditionalists place their confidence in GRASS movement systems

After six intensive days the EuroCucina 2016 at the Salone del Mobile drew to a close on 17 April – with a new visitor record and abundant design inspirations for kitchens. Two megatrends dominated the many innovations of kitchen manufacturers in Milan; kitchens and living areas are increasingly merging with living areas, and they are also becoming more individual. It is not surprising that the ranks of manufacturers who use GRASS movement systems in their furniture are constantly growing, as the elegant, linear and convenient products can be flexibly integrated into a wide range of design concepts. Visitors to the EuroCucina 2016 were able to experience this quality first hand at the stands of almost 50 exhibitors.

Caption/Shortcut: The elegant,
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Cool fittings for extreme conditions

Fittings program for the refrigeration sector

As an innovative partner to the white goods industry, Hettich develops solutions with expertise in technology for furniture. As a result, electrical appliances can also be equipped universally with Hettich fittings and their convenience features. The product portfolio for the refrigeration sector includes convenient, silent fitting solutions for diverse refrigerators and freezers: for fitted devices with fixed doors or sliding doors through to free standing refrigerators and freezers.

Along with full access to the content of refrigerators and freezers, the Quadro Compact runner system also offers a convenient, quiet closing operation. Photo: Hettich

Quadro Compact runner system
The Quadro Compact runner system ensures full, convenient access and a good overview of the stored foodstuffs … [READ MORE]

The Tiomos M-Series for mirror, glass and slender doors

The product developers of the Austro-German brand manufacturer GRASS demonstrated their instinct for trends with the launch of the movement innovations Tiomos M9 and Tiomos Mirro in 2013. Since then, both hinges have been providing the unique high-tech Tiomos functionality for very demanding door applications. At HOLZ-HANDWERK 2016, GRASS will be presenting the latest addition to the Tiomos M-Series. Tiomos M0 has been developed for thin door applications of 6 millimetres and above, and is designed especially for medium- to high-density materials such as laminates, minerals (e.g. Corian), acrylic or aluminium.

The premium comfort from GRASS, which has become so essential to high-quality furniture design, is a feature of all three versions: Tiomos Mirro, Tiomos M9 and the new
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The Space Tower larder unit by Blum

The convenient way to store food

The Space Tower by Blum. Clear visibility and direct access from all three sides and above. The photo shows the Legrabox free design option. Photo: Blum

Hoechst, Austria – October 2015. If you want a larder unit that offers plenty of storage space, whose inner pull-outs can be planned and designed individually and that gives you easy access to items from all three sides, then you’ll like the Space Tower by Blum. This is the convenient and ergonomic way to store food in modern kitchens.

  • Ergonomic: Easy access from all three sides
  • Convenient: Every pull-out opens individually
  • Spacious: Closed sides, high load bearing capacities and organised interiors
  • Flexible: Available in every
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Blum – large range of applications for hinges with integrated soft close

Clip top Blumotion, the innovative hinge solution by Blum, has all the components needed for soft and effortless closing integrated into the hinge. The hinge comes in a wide range of types (now also with an opening angle of 107°) to offer the right solution for every door.

NEW! The Clip top Blumotion 107° hinge with a boss drilling depth of 11.5 mm. Photo: Blum

The latest design trends show fittings solutions that are simple and inconspicuous. Austrian fittings manufacturer Blum meets these requirements with the Clip top Blumotion hinge programme with integrated soft close for a wide range of cabinet applications.

Angled applications from +50° to -50° are also possible with Blum hinges with integrated soft close.
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Intermat fast assembly hinge

Wide range for all sorts of applications

Providing over 100 door-mounting options, the tried and proven range of Intermat fast assembly hinges from Hettich gives all kitchen and furniture manufacturers the right solution for numerous application purposes. Combined with the optional Silent System, it provides attractive ways of setting furniture apart.

Requiring no tools, Intermat is easy to install and provides convenient adjustment capabilities for exact gap alignment. Photo: Hettich

The Intermat range features hinges with opening angles of 110 degrees and 125 degrees, profile door hinges with a 95-degree opening angle, wide-angle hinges with an opening angle of 165 degrees, special-purpose hinges for unusual carcase angles from W-45 degrees to W+90 degrees, as well as hinges for glass … [READ MORE]

Impressive double: Tiomos Mirro and Tiomos M9

HÖCHST (A). Once again, the product developers of the German-Austrian brand manufacturer GRASS demonstrate their ability to anticipate trends with two new additions to the Tiomos range. Both of these movement innovations give particularly demanding door applications the unique high-tech functionality of Tiomos.

Tiomos Mirror. The new hinge for mirror and glass doors with the integrated damping technology. Photo: Grass

Our world is becoming more transparent. And that certainly applies to our living spaces. Lightness is the future, the demand is for increasingly slender surfaces, materials such as glass which radiate contemporary effortlessness and harmonise with any style of décor.

With their feel for the design trends of tomorrow, the product developers from GRASS now present Tiomos Mirro and … [READ MORE]