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Updated: 05/16/2013 9:19:00 PM
Made to measure sliding door solutions – that is what the successful “Silent Aluflex” range of fittings from Häfele is all about. This range of aluminium frames that has been designed and manufactured by Häfele has been impressing customers and partners alike in different areas (interior fitting, joiners/cabinet makers and the industry) for years with its extensive range of design and convenience solutions. It also reflects the spirit of the age with regard to modern, expansive living areas and practical storage space solutions. The continuous additions to the product range, different materials and wide range of decorative panels with which individual solutions can be efficiently implemented in residential areas and offices are also important.
Updated: 05/16/2013 9:05:00 PM
Maximum functionality and optimum convenience: These two objectives have been achieved perfectly with the Slido Classic 70 VF A. This new, modular sliding door system demonstrated its versatility on a four-door cabinet at interzum and impressed the specialists with its running characteristics and outstanding design. The Häfele hardware professionals from Nagold have once again succeeded in highlighting their sliding expertise with this new fitting and other innovations.
Updated: 05/16/2013 9:00:00 PM
Following the successful launch of its new, hinge-less Free flap stay flap fittings this year, Häfele is now extending this range of fittings. For example, at interzum the Nagold company group exhibited what it already has up its sleeve – based on the existing Free flap 1.7 and 3.15 fittings. A push-to-open solution for these two fittings will soon be available. Other highlights are an electric drive, the extension with the Loox LED lighting system and a low-cost double flap lift up fitting.
Updated: 05/16/2013 8:46:00 PM
There's no halting the triumphant march of the furniture flap in wall units. These flaps, which swivel elegantly upwards, fold or open parallel to the cabinet are simply too stylish and practical. They open up access to the entire cabinet interior, and there is no interfering hinged door jutting out into the room. The way in which innovative flap fitting technology engineered by Häfele will increase convenience and functionality in furniture manufacturing in the future was demonstrated by the Nagold hardware fitting specialist with its new “Free” flap fitting family at interzum in Cologne.
Updated: 05/16/2013 8:40:00 PM
Choosing the right light for every mood and every situation is luxury. Light is often the number one priority in modern interior fitting and furniture manufacture wherever there is a need for additional convenience and functionality. Häfele has the right answer to innovative and economical LED lights: The Loox LED lighting system. The latest system additions have now been introduced at interzum, and make the use of light in furniture even more versatile and flexible.
Updated: 05/16/2013 8:37:00 PM
When the conversation turns to convenient living, this often includes extremely functional furniture and furnishings that adapt themselves to the individual requirements of the user at all times. The trend is clearly moving in the direction of furniture electrification: Small, quiet electric motors move sliding doors, raise and lower worktops and entire tables, open the flaps of wall units and innovative lighting systems improve visibility in the furniture. Nagold hardware innovator Häfele showed the latest products of comfort living at interzum in a special booth area.
Updated: 05/16/2013 8:35:00 PM
Under the motto “Häfele Engineering – turning ideas into reality, together”, the industrial division of Häfele Group used a concept cabinet to demonstrate how partnerships with the furniture industry result in solutions that offer tangible value to partners during interzum 2013 in Cologne.