Building products

Majority of parquet manufacturers increased revenues

12.08.2019 − When all was said and done, the second quarter appears to have continued on a positive track for the Northern and Central European finished parquet industry.» more


Forbo improved its profits amidst lower revenues

09.08.2019 − Forbo Holding faced a 2.9% decline in revenues to CHF649.4m in the first six months of this year. » more

Tarkett faces gloomier business in the second quarter

07.08.2019 − A 5.1% upswing in second-quarter revenues to €787.8m registered by Tarkett was solely fuelled by currency and acquisition effects. » more

Moralt wants to sell 15 % of its shares to employees

05.08.2019 − Moralt AG, which focuses on functional door blanks made of wood, intends to sell around 15 % of its shares to its employees.» more

Düsseldorf court declares Pergo sublicence invalid

01.08.2019 − The Düsseldorf Higher Regional Court declared a sublicence that Flooring Industries awarded to a Chinese supplier of the LVT importer Project Floors invalid in a ruling issued on 8 July.» more

Insolvent Hoco terminates operations

26.07.2019 − On 05 July insolvency administrator Jochen Zaremba dismissed most of the remaining 20 employees of Hoco Fenster und Haustüren.» more

Tilo’s 2018/2019 turnover slightly below preceding year

25.07.2019 − According to preliminary figures, Austrian Tilo generated turnover to the amount of €56.9m in the 2018/2019 financial year (end of January).» more