Miami, FL April 2016 – Tile of Spain, the international brand representing 125 ceramic tile manufacturers belonging to the Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturer’s Association (ASCER), is pleased to exhibit new product innovations and trends from Spanish tile manufacturers at Coverings 2016: The Global Tile & Stone Experience. Coverings, North America’s largest tile and stone exhibition, returns to Chicago, Illinois to showcase unique product innovations and emerging market trends.
At Coverings, Tile of Spain exhibits some of the most advanced technology and breathtaking design choices with unsurpassed quality and versatility from nearly 70 Spanish ceramic and stone manufacturers, one of the largest foreign delegations at the show.
Some highlights of the Spain Pavilion at Coverings include:
The colors of the sea come to life with the Ocean Collection by Adex (#801). Available in White Caps, Sand Dollar, Surf Grey and Top Sail colors in flat, glazed and decorative pieces, the series can be mixed and matched to bring the relaxing elements of the ocean onto the wall.
Alcalagres (#412) introduces the Dolmen collection, a multipurpose tile ideal for both indoor and outdoor use. It is stain resistant, frost resistant, acid resistant and resistant to high volumes of foot traffic complete with a non-slip finish. Dolmen is available in four colors, three finishes and five sizes for increased customization options.
The Polar collection by Aparici (#1020) provides a balance for organic and minimalistic spaces. Its pure light finish and the mother-of-pearl color lighten the essence of any room. Available in a variety of colors, finishes and formats to fit a variety of design needs.
Argenta Cerámica (#1007) introduces the new Tundra collection, a six-shade porcelain palette of neutral, functional colors that present a recreation of natural stone. It is capable of reinterpreting natural materials with precision and without losing their essence. This porcelain series has three paving formats (30×60 cm, 45×45 cm and 60×60 cm) and a 20×50 cm cladding option.
A spectacular appearance characterized by boldness and a large variety of tones makes the Outland series by Colorker (#808) an essential for homes looking for ways to add a unique touch. Available in four shades including Winter, Deep, Nature and Silver the Outland series is about the capacity to see beyond limits. The series is available in five sizes and six additional specialty pieces, including a mosaic option.
Equipe (#405) features the Brick collection of porcelain tiles. The collection has been designed with multiple graphic patterns and reliefs to reflect traditional handmade brick. Formats are produced with size variations to achieve an aesthetic that replicates natural brick. The series is available in seven colors and two sizes (10x20cm and 6×24.6cm).
Fanal (#1623) introduces Gneis, a series that results from the metamorphism of granite into bands of quartzite and mica. The series is available in Blanco, Gris and Natural colors and in 75x75cm, 35x75cm and 9x75cm formats.
Inspired by industrial settings and the robust solidity of large cement panels comes the Ground series by Inalco (#826). The collection is synonymous with the concepts of strength and architectural resilience. Available in the color Piedra with a 100x 250cm format in Slimmker (6mm) or traditional (10.5mm) thickness.
Following the trend of recreating wood looks comes the Foresta Arizona collection by Peronda (#431). The floor tile series is available in four colors and two sizes including 20×122.5cm and 15.3x91cm to accommodate a wide variety of projects.
Inspired by smooth stones, the Castel series by Saloni (#601) is a rectified porcelain tile series with a modern rustic appeal. The series unites tradition with modern technology and careful design. Available in 45x90cm, 60x60cm with an additional nonslip finish, or a smaller 7.5x30cm option.
Bringing color and design into both walls and floors, the Playground series by Venus Ceramica (#612) is available in a 30x60cm format and in solid, brick or cotto options, in black, beige and grey colors.
A complete list of exhibitors is available on the Tile of Spain USA website.
About Tile of Spain
In Spain, tile makers labor as they have for centuries – pushing their passion for design and innovation to new levels of artisanship. With one of the purest and strongest domestic clays available, Spanish manufacturers have an unparalleled ability to make the end product more diverse. From rustic handmade forms; to technical facades that cool buildings and clean the air; to the impossibly slim, sustainable recycled and ink jet masterpieces that fire the imagination. The Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturer’s Association (ASCER) is the private organization whose primary objective is to support Spain’s ceramic tile manufacturers and the industry as a whole by stewarding and promoting the Tile of Spain brand worldwide. A strong global leader, the ceramic tile industry of Spain comprises 125 manufacturers concentrated primarily in the province of Castellón. For more about tile produced in Spain, contact Tile of Spain Center at the Trade Commission of Spain, 2655 Le Jeune Road, Suite 1114, Coral Gables, FL 33134. Call 305-446-4387 or visit www.tileofspainusa.com.
SOURCE: Tile of Spain