Hettich: The Megatrends of Living

Hettich ignites a fascination for tomorrow’s home

Ever smaller living spaces in towns and cities, new life concepts and work models or the increasing demand for customisable furniture: at the  interzum 2019, Hettich provided exciting answers to the noticeable changes taking place in life and home living as a result of megatrends. Under the Fascin[action] banner, Hettich is presenting exciting product solutions covering all aspects of what furniture buyers want: feel style, enjoy comfort, win storage.

All of the solutions on show at interzum are intended to provide people with inspiration to design their own furniture and even create entire room concepts. After the fair, visitors and customers can retrieve the ideas for living room, kitchen, bathroom and office

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BLUM: The answer to merging living spaces

Pocket systems – simple solution to magic away fitted furniture

More and more people are merging their kitchen, dining and living space. The trend calls for smart solutions to conceal spaces that are not in use.  Blum’s new pocket systems are the answer. Doors of up to 2500 mm in height close off the space and conceal fitted furniture. They disappear into pockets when the space is in use. No special construction needed.

Open plan concepts and ever smaller urban homes demand new furniture solutions. More and more people would like to conceal functional spaces such as fitted kitchens or home offices when they are not in use. Fittings specialist Blum has come up with a simple-to-use solution. Pocket … [READ MORE]

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 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.

The Aileron lid stay is the perfect symbiosis of function and design. For the first time ever the concealed cabinet hinge … [READ MORE]

raumplus: The Multi-Tasking Door

raumplus presents the Sliding TV Door

It is a sliding door and media center in one. The latest raumplus development elegantly combines interior design with entertainment. A flat-screen monitor incorporated into the door panel allows the closet door and room divider to be used as a TV or computer monitor. The versatile »Sliding TV Door« is premiered at the IMM 2019. Be sure to tune in!

Sophisticated undercover entertainment for a living room, bedroom, or teen’s room. All locations where the trend is clearly towards having multiple media options available, however kept discreetly out of sight instead of dominating the space.

High-performance, compact Bluetooth speakers take the place of a stereo system, while flat screen TVs blend into media … [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.

“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 and the SlideLine M sliding door fitting. We are also presenting … [READ MORE]

Hettich TopLine: Perfect wardrobe, perfect day

The new TopLine sliding door system from Hettich

The new luxury generation of the TopLine sliding door system impresses in all dimensions: from fascinatingly easy opening and silky smooth running action to silent and gentle soft closing. Installation too is extremely easy and intuitive.

Enjoy comfort

With doors that would seem to float, running action is quiet and gives a feel of luxury. Silent System in opening and closing direction softly cushions the elements, very low forces make opening fascinatingly easy. The TopLine system’s running performance remains unchanged even after a prolonged period out of use. Minimum door offset makes optimum use of storage space and lets doors open widely.

New design options
TopLine sliding door systems retreat into the … [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.

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.

Excellence in design and function

The award went to the Lin-X 1000 hinge, an inspiring combination of a simple hinge like installation and the sliding door like … [READ MORE]

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.

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 apart.

For style scapers

Style scapers have an instinct for aesthetic appeal and design details. They … [READ MORE]

Scope for new ideas

SlideLine M sliding door fitting from Hettich

The SlideLine M sliding door fitting from Hettich is a system for many applications. Merging into the background, it doesn’t interfere with the design of furniture and gives sliding door elements a look of elegance.

As a 1-track overlay option, SlideLine M is opening up more and more perspectives in shelf systems and living room storage units: doors that slide back and forth produce a fascinating interplay between open and closed segments in furniture. Projecting by just 8 mm, the profile keeps sliding doors close to the carcase, guaranteeing minimal gaps at either side. Two doors can cross each other in just one profile. Various profile sets in profile heights of 16, 18, … [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.

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 from Hettich lets us meet them in every respect.” Perfected technical details, like the … [READ MORE]

High load capacity, attractive design, fast installation

WingLine folding door system from Hettich

One system, three benefits: WingLine 770 and WingLine 780 come with high load capacity, attractive design and fast installation. They also score with being very easy and convenient to use.

WingLine 770
WingLine 770 makes fast, easy work of hanging door wings and perfectly aligning them, with the running components conveniently clipping into the runner profile. The system is designed for door wings weighing up to 20 kg – for creative flexibility in terms of door design and quality that can be felt in every movement. Because the Sensys hinge closes heavy doors gently and silently too. The door easily removes when it comes to repositioning a shelf.

WingLine 780

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Great convenience for small cabinets

InLine S sliding door fitting from Hettich

InLine S makes a big impression on furniture design. Because the fitting technology entirely disappears into the background, leaving no working parts in view when the front is open. With flush opening doors, the system also provides space efficiency and practical convenience of the type furniture buyers appreciate.

InLine S is the fitting for the last word in purist furniture design. Handle or no handle? With InLine S, that’s a matter of design and not of function. Because handle-less fronts can be opened at any outer edge. If handles are to be provided on the front, they can be positioned at any chosen place to suit the design of furniture.

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Trendy sliding solutions in the kitchen

Silent Aluflex 80 aluminium frame system from Häfele.

Made-to-measure sliding solutions you can create room-high cabinets with sliding doors at both sides or classic room dividers for convertible living rooms with integrated visible or concealed kitchens can be created as required with the Silent Aluflex 80 aluminium frame range. For design purists there is also a top-running “suspended” sliding door version.

Silent Aluflex 80 – Storage space between kitchen and dining area

The combination of the aluminium frame system and a floor-to-ceiling cabinet provides room for more storage space. Both sides of the cabinet are equipped with sliding doors. A pull-out serving hatch, a large storage compartment for guest chairs or a step stool for accessing the top of the

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New from Häfele: Slido Classic sliding door systems now available

Easily scalable thanks to modular design

Häfele is providing the furniture industry and joiners/cabinet makers with a comprehensive range of sliding doors made from wood, glass, or with an aluminium frame and an almost unlimited range of design options with the Slido sliding door fittings. The Slido Classic 35 VF S and Slido Classic 50 VF S Vorfront fittings that were introduced as prototypes at interzum 2015 are now also available on the market. Both fitting systems are developed, manufactured and LGA tested in accordance with DIN 15706, i.e. “German Quality”, by Häfele Weco in Velbert, Germany.

Together with the Slido Classic 70VFA that was successfully introduced earlier, Häfele has completed this product family and raised it to a new … [READ MORE]

Invisibly smart – whisper quiet

TopLine XL for large fronted cabinets

Large surface fronts, floor to ceiling cabinets: purists just love sliding doors. And sliding doors love TopLine XL. Because the concealed system moves large, heavy doors smoothly and quietly, even if they weigh up to 80 kg.

Virtually invisible and fascinatingly silent, the concealed TopLine XL sliding door system brings smooth gliding action to doors weighing up to 80 kg. The Silent System cushions door movement, leaving them to open and close with a gentle movement while also preventing them from colliding. In 4-door cabinets, the synchronized opening of the middle doors produces inspiring panoramic effects and convenient access to a large central compartment.

TopLine XL provides design flexibility for doors in thicknesses … [READ MORE]

Sliding door Silent System in a whole new dimension

TopLine L from Hettich

Future proof technology and a versatile system providing smooth running action – TopLine L from Hettich meets all of the practical demands on a modern sliding door system, speaks to the senses and paves the way to entering the high end furniture segment.

The TopLine L soft opening and closing system for sliding doors gives the user a noticeable feel of added luxury and convenience. TopLine L brings sliding doors to a silent and gentle close against the wardrobe carcase. Low opening forces and a closing effort that can be set for any door weight at a three stage self closing adjustment capability make sliding doors an absolute dream to open and close. In addition, the … [READ MORE]

Maximum convenience, maximum use of storage space

SysLine S from Hettich

Integrated in the top panel and therefore invisible from the outside SysLine S facilitates design aspects as well as an optimum use of storage space. SysLine S has become established in high quality sliding door cabinets with inset doors.

The top-running sliding door fitting for inset doors impresses with its smoothly floating action and luxurious ease of movement. Particularly quiet, smooth running action helps to cut noise levels in the office. This can be optimised further still with the optional “Silent System” for soft, automatic closure. As the soft-closing mechanism is fully integrated in the runner profile, absolutely no storage space is lost. There are no profiles in the bottom panel either. This helps to provide … [READ MORE]

Mark of distinction and huge design flexibility

Hettich presents TopLine M sliding door system

The trend towards sliding doors is unbroken as they are not only practical but also an impressive design element. The TopLine M sliding door system from Hettich is the answer to providing an attractive mark of distinction with tremendous design flexibility.

Designed for door weights up to 35 kg, Hettich presents the TopLine M sliding door system for overlay doors on wardrobes and hallway units. The door elements can be positioned one in front of the other to leave them completely parallel. Alternatively, projecting door handle profiles are easy to include by using spacers. Cabinet end profiles permit the same design of cabinet for sliding and hinged doors. The unobtrusive running profile discreetly … [READ MORE]

A sliding door system for every application

SlideLine 55 Plus

The SlideLine 55 Plus sliding door fitting from Hettich provides design flexibility as well as practical added value for the user.

The SlideLine 55 Plus sliding-door system can be used in any application for dining-rooms, living-rooms and bedrooms as well as in hotels, shops and offices. Whether as sideboards, filing cabinets or wardrobes: sliding-door units clearly have the edge in terms of sleek lines, new materials and individually tailored design options.

Convenience is provided by the fully integrated soft-closing function because it closes the doors quietly and gently without compromising on storage space as no additional component is required. Noticeable added value not only comes from rollers that ensure smooth, quiet running action but also from the … [READ MORE]

Sliding door system for the premium segment

InLine XL from Hettich

InLine XL is the premium sliding door system for flush fitted fronts. InLine XL provides maximum design flexibility, particularly in the use of handles. As InLine XL lets sliding doors open from the door’s outermost edge, it provides the option of creating handleless fronts.

InLine XL can be used in many different applications: for wood or aluminium-frame doors up to 2,600 mm high, door widths from 750 to 2,000 mm and door thicknesses from 16 to 25 mm. The fitting is designed for doors weighing as much as 60 kg. An added touch of luxury and convenience comes from Silent System that gently and quietly slows doors down in the opening and closing direction.

When open, … [READ MORE]