Villeroy & Boch’s e-book on the hotel (bathroom) of the future: Fraunhofer Institute experts are backing zero emissions “transformer bathrooms”

Villeroy & Boch’s e-book on the hotel (bathroom) of the future: Fraunhofer Institute experts are backing zero emissions “transformer bathrooms”

Press releases   •   Oct 24, 2018 10:04 BST

The Global hotel market is growing: There are 386.144 star-hotels worldwide, of which 38.233 are owned by the ten largest hotel groups. But what’s going to happen next? What should hotel branches do to ensure their future success? And what effects will this have on hotel bathrooms in particular? Villeroy & Boch’s e-book on the hotel (bathroom) yields some interesting insights.

Space for individuality -    Villeroy & Boch presents an e-book on the hotel of the future

Space for individuality - Villeroy & Boch presents an e-book on the hotel of the future

Press releases   •   Oct 24, 2018 10:00 BST

The Global hotel market is growing: There are 386.144 star-hotels worldwide, of which 38.233 are owned by the ten largest hotel groups. But what’s going to happen next? Villeroy & Boch's “The hotel of the future” publication sheds light on the latest trends, presents facts and traces key developments emerging from studies. New challenges lie ahead for architects and planners in the next years.

Clever design with the latest technology: Universal Design Award 2018 for O.novo Kids

Clever design with the latest technology: Universal Design Award 2018 for O.novo Kids

Press releases   •   Apr 23, 2018 13:43 BST

A grown-up world for little heroes – the O.novo Kids bathroom collection from Villeroy & Boch won over the Universal Design Award 2018 juries twice: with the Universal Design Consumer Award and the Universal Design Expert Award, the new state-of-the-art children's collection won both prizes awarded by the respective Expert and Consumer juries.

Some time out from everyday life -  Villeroy & Boch toilets invite you to take a break

Some time out from everyday life - Villeroy & Boch toilets invite you to take a break

Press releases   •   Mar 06, 2019 08:29 GMT

Can the toilet be a pleasant space? It might sound strange, but it is true. At least, if you ask the ceramic specialist Villeroy & Boch. Besides its most obvious function, the bathroom is also a space where you can enjoy an uninterrupted moment of peace away from all the stresses of everyday life. The toilet has become much more than a purely practical item.

100 years of Bauhaus:  Designer Christian Haas with a new take on classic forms

100 years of Bauhaus: Designer Christian Haas with a new take on classic forms

Press releases   •   Mar 01, 2019 08:39 GMT

​Form follows function: one of the most important principles of Bauhaus. The school celebrates its centenary in 2019. Its sober shapes and balanced proportions still look surprisingly modern today. Bauhaus style elements also inspired the German designer Christian Haas for the Antheus premium bathroom collection.

Collaro from Villeroy & Boch -  A collection with character

Collaro from Villeroy & Boch - A collection with character

Press releases   •   Mar 05, 2019 11:00 GMT

At ISH 2019 in Frankfurt, Villeroy & Boch will be presenting Collaro, a new collection with a strong character. High-quality materials and a distinctive look - a combination that makes Collaro instantly recognisable. A recessed design edge is a very stylish fea-ture that cleverly emphasises the slender shapes of the TitanCeram washbasins.

Villeroy & Boch: Changes in Sales

Villeroy & Boch: Changes in Sales

Press releases   •   Jan 09, 2019 14:01 GMT

As part of the ongoing restructuring of the Tableware division, Jürgen Beining fills the vacant position of Sales Director of Tableware with immediate effect. Olaf Haelke succeeds Jürgen Beining with immediate effect. As the EMEA Sales Director of Bathroom and Wellness, he continues to report to Andreas Pfeiffer, Bathroom and Wellness Director.

“A Night at the Museum” with Villeroy & Boch –  Custom project solutions at the Krønasår themed hotel

“A Night at the Museum” with Villeroy & Boch – Custom project solutions at the Krønasår themed hotel

Press releases   •   Jul 24, 2019 15:00 BST

​Krønasår – The Museum-Hotel: welcome to the new themed hotel at Europa-Park in Rust. The amusement park is one attraction richer: a themed world based on the legendary lost Nordic island of Rulantica with its own hotel. Being a complete product provider, Villeroy & Boch supplied the sanitary ware as well as custom-designed tableware for the restaurant and bar facilities.

Beautifully crafted showers. Strong decors. — ViPrint shower trays with a glazed rim

Beautifully crafted showers. Strong decors. — ViPrint shower trays with a glazed rim

Press releases   •   Mar 05, 2018 16:00 GMT

My shower. My look. – this is the motto of the design concept for the Subway Infinity ceramic shower trays. The shower trays with the innovative ViPrint technology are now also available with a glazed rim, allowing them to be installed not just flush, but also on tiles, a base or a metal frame.

Matt. Beautiful. Stronger. — TitanGlaze, the new glaze

Matt. Beautiful. Stronger. — TitanGlaze, the new glaze

Press releases   •   Mar 05, 2018 16:00 GMT

Matt is not just on-trend for cars, furniture and kitchens, but also in bathrooms. Vil-leroy & Boch’s TitanGlaze is a new surface with a matt look that gives ceramics a modern design while also being very durable. As the first colour for the new Ti-tanGlaze glaze, Stone White caters for a bright white ceramic with a velvety matt sur-face.

Villeroy & Boch paves the way for even more flexibility in toilet installation -  SupraFix 3.0: the new generation of the toilet attachment system

Villeroy & Boch paves the way for even more flexibility in toilet installation - SupraFix 3.0: the new generation of the toilet attachment system

Press releases   •   Mar 05, 2018 16:00 GMT

Easy installation. Invisible mounting system. Villeroy & Boch's SupraFix 3.0 makes light work of toilet installations. Since its launch in 2009, the patented toilet attachment system has proven its worth in practice. With the launch of SupraFix 3.0, the company is now unveiling a new generation (patent application pending) allowing even more flexible and precise positioning.

A grown-up world for little heroes - O.novo Kids: the new state-of-the-art collection for the education sector

A grown-up world for little heroes - O.novo Kids: the new state-of-the-art collection for the education sector

Press releases   •   Mar 05, 2018 16:00 GMT

O.novo Kids. A grown-up world for little heroes. This is the banner under which Vil-leroy & Boch is presenting a new bathroom collection designed especially for sanitary areas in crèches, nursery schools and primary schools.

Well-being in the bathroom –  premium bathroom collections from Villeroy & Boch

Well-being in the bathroom – premium bathroom collections from Villeroy & Boch

Press releases   •   Apr 01, 2018 13:05 BST

A warm, relaxing bath can truly work wonders. As well as helping to relieve stress after a long day at work, it also promotes restful sleep, revitalising you for the new day ahead. Villeroy & Boch’s premium bathtubs combine the feel-good effect of a bath with convincing functionality and exquisite design.

The perfect combination of safety and comfort —  Floor-level showers for barrier-free showering pleasure

The perfect combination of safety and comfort — Floor-level showers for barrier-free showering pleasure

Press releases   •   Mar 05, 2018 16:00 GMT

The fact that barrier-free bathrooms not only offer everyday safety and convenience, but can also look really good, is best demonstrated using the example of floor-level showers.

Light and fresh design —  Attractive additions to our popular Avento collection

Light and fresh design — Attractive additions to our popular Avento collection

Press releases   •   Mar 05, 2018 16:00 GMT

The Avento bathroom collection by Villeroy & Boch combines contemporary design with practical functionality, and when combined with additional products, it also offers an attractive complete bathroom collection — ideal for those who want to create a modern-looking bathroom.

B2B: Villeroy & Boch’s new Augmented Reality app -   a virtual expansion of the bathroom showroom

B2B: Villeroy & Boch’s new Augmented Reality app - a virtual expansion of the bathroom showroom

Press releases   •   Jan 10, 2018 08:50 GMT

illeroy & Boch’s free Augmented Reality app transforms customer consultations into an interactive experience. The app allows dealers and installers to present a wide selection of products from the Villeroy & Boch range in 3D, directly in their showroom using a smartphone or tablet.

The evolution of perfect design - Oberon 2.0: new Quaryl® baths for ultimate bathing comfort

The evolution of perfect design - Oberon 2.0: new Quaryl® baths for ultimate bathing comfort

Press releases   •   Mar 06, 2018 08:00 GMT

Clarity in design and function – with their precise lines and characteristic combination of rectangular and oval shapes, the premium Quaryl® baths from the Oberon series are real design classics. For the first time, the Oberon baths are now available with a central outlet and in a wall-standing version. Villeroy & Boch is expanding the series to include three new bathtubs with a timeless design.

A shower toilet in jet black -    ViClean-I 100 Black Edition makes a statement in the bathroom

A shower toilet in jet black - ViClean-I 100 Black Edition makes a statement in the bathroom

Press releases   •   Mar 11, 2019 10:30 GMT

Black is the colour of many timeless design classics - and it is the interior trend for 2019. For special bathroom highlights at ISH 2019, Villeroy & Boch presents the innovative ViClean-I 100 shower toilet in jet black. As the first black shower toilet on the market, the ViClean-I 100 Black Edition makes a real statement and is predestined for exceptional, contemporary bathrooms.

Stylish and multi-talented –  Villeroy & Boch mirrors and mirror cabinets

Stylish and multi-talented – Villeroy & Boch mirrors and mirror cabinets

Press releases   •   Sep 18, 2018 10:10 BST

An eye-catching feature, a light source, music player or storage solution - a bathroom mirror is nowadays truly multifunctional.

Design revolution in shower toilets –  ViClean-I 100 combines purism with technology and comfort

Design revolution in shower toilets – ViClean-I 100 combines purism with technology and comfort

Press releases   •   Mar 10, 2019 09:00 GMT

​ViClean-I 100 from Villeroy & Boch sets a new standard in the design of shower toilets. It looks just like a conventional toilet as the technology has been integrated into the ceramic and not the seat. ViClean-I 100 boasts clear lines and a minimalist look. Add to that the intuitive use and convenient shower functions and the new ViClean-I 100 becomes a subtle centerpiece in any purist bathroom.

A new look for the bathroom -  5 steps to a successful bathroom renovation

A new look for the bathroom - 5 steps to a successful bathroom renovation

Press releases   •   Sep 18, 2018 10:04 BST

Ceramics, taps and tiles have seen better days. Shower and bathtub are anything but state of the art and your current bathroom is a million miles from the latest living trends and modern comfort. Things need to change. It's high time for a bathroom renovation.

Memento 2.0 – Room for character: The stylish update of the premium bestseller

Memento 2.0 – Room for character: The stylish update of the premium bestseller

Press releases   •   Mar 10, 2019 09:00 GMT

​The edges are sharper, the shapes more clearly defined and the design options have never been so immense – Villeroy & Boch is taking the popular bathroom collection Memento to a whole new level with Memento 2.0. Thanks to the innovative TitanCeram ceramic material, the range combines precise contours with extraordinary stability.

Vast variety, endless possibilities – The Liberty taps and fittings range: Fits almost all Villeroy & Boch ceramics

Vast variety, endless possibilities – The Liberty taps and fittings range: Fits almost all Villeroy & Boch ceramics

Press releases   •   Mar 10, 2019 09:00 GMT

​The new and versatile Liberty taps and fittings range from Villeroy & Boch has the right solution for virtually any bathroom. Featuring a clear design that brings together the three basic shapes as well as a wide range of different heights and spout lengths, Liberty can be combined with more than 90% of Villeroy & Boch’s bathroom collections – visually appealing and perfectly functional.

Perfectly coordinated, universally combinable -   Legato embarks on a reorganisation

Perfectly coordinated, universally combinable - Legato embarks on a reorganisation

Press releases   •   Mar 10, 2019 09:00 GMT

The evolution of a bathroom furniture series. From a furniture concept with sophisticated lighting, it has developed into a complete bathroom collection and finally a universal furniture platform - Legato can now be combined with almost all Villeroy & Boch surface-mounted washbasins. The features have also been reworked.

The “His & Hers” bathroom concept – convergence or contrast? In conversation with designer Gesa Hansen

The “His & Hers” bathroom concept – convergence or contrast? In conversation with designer Gesa Hansen

Press releases   •   Mar 10, 2019 09:00 GMT

Against the backdrop of gender discussions and equality, the designer Gesa Hansen, who has been working with Villeroy & Boch for several years, has turned her attention to “men’s and women’s bathrooms”. This has resulted in the “His & Hers” bathroom concept that will be shown as an artistic installation at Villeroy & Boch’s booth at the ISH 2019 trade fair in Frankfurt .

Unique bathroom concept at ISH 2019: Gesa Hansen’s “His & Hers” plays with gender issues

Unique bathroom concept at ISH 2019: Gesa Hansen’s “His & Hers” plays with gender issues

Press releases   •   Mar 10, 2019 09:00 GMT

​Men and women in the bathroom – the subject of many a discussion. The designer Gesa Hansen explored the questions regarding design, furnishing and colours as well as differences and similarities and then developed the “His & Hers” bathroom concept especially for Villeroy & Boch at ISH 2019: two bathrooms that play with the differences between the genders without drawing clear boundaries.

For your personal moment of luxury:   Premium collection Finion with even greater variety

For your personal moment of luxury: Premium collection Finion with even greater variety

Press releases   •   Mar 10, 2019 09:00 GMT

A special bathtub for special moments: Villeroy & Boch’s premium collection Finion transforms the bathroom into a space where time seems to stand still. Elegant shapes, fine materials and soft lighting will make your daily bathing routine a luxurious pampering escape. For ISH 2019, this complete bathroom collection is unveiling new colours and combinations to allow even greater variety.

Subtly minimalistic and stylish – Dawn taps & fitting range extended

Subtly minimalistic and stylish – Dawn taps & fitting range extended

Press releases   •   Mar 10, 2019 09:00 GMT

​The design of the comprehensive Dawn taps & fittings range from Villeroy & Boch speaks a clear language: consciously minimalistic, the high-quality taps & fittings offer a wealth of design options for all contemporary bathrooms. In 2019 the range will be joined by one more colour option and new operating buttons.