With Proflex 3D and Smartfoil Mat+, Schattdecor presented two new products at Interzum in Cologne. Smartfoil Mat+ excited fair visitors with its super matte surface and anti-fingerprint effect. Proflex 3D was convincing with the use of safe raw materials and is free from PVC and plasticizers.
By the end of 2018 Schattdecor will invest about 120 million Euros in the development of its current locations. With this, Schattdecor is implementing the largest investment program in the company’s history. Particularly noteworthy is the involvement with the impregnation company, Saintdecor, in Wuhan, China, which will expand the capacity of impregnation currently being done at the sites in Italy, Russia and Brazil. With this investment, Schattdecor is preparing itself, globally, for the future.
With the industrial digital printer Palis 2250, Schattdecor has set a new benchmark. The printer is able to print with a speed of 162 meters per minute, a printing width of 2.25 meters and with identical pigments to rotogravure printing – a first in this industry.
Bento Gonçalves (RS), March 2017, was the perfect scenario to provide appointments between Schattdecor, customers and partners. There were three days of exhibition, from March 28th to 30th, in an exclusive space and specially designed to talk about new technologies, decors and trends for 2017.
With the recent launch of several new and innovative products, Schattdecor wanted to invite its loyal customers and several other leaders and influencers in the North American surface and panel industry to their facility in Maryland Heights for an exclusive opportunity. The very first Solutions Forum was held at Schattdecor Inc. in February 2017.