Press releases • Feb 06, 2019 11:00 GMT
The world’s top chefs came together in Lyon on 29th and 30th January 2019 where a total of 24 international cooking teams competed in the Bocuse d’Or finale – probably the most famous top international cooking contest. The crème de la crème comes together every two years to pit their culinary skills against one another in Lyon.
Press releases • Feb 06, 2019 10:32 GMT
When the first candle on the Advent wreath is lit and the first door on the Advent cal-endar opened, then young and old know: the best time of the year has begun and Christmas is round the corner. We now bake a lot, drink coffee with friends and deco-rate our homes for Christmas. The Villeroy & Boch Christmas collections have every-thing needed to make all the family happy.
Press releases • Feb 06, 2019 10:25 GMT
At home with Santa in the North Pole - the imaginative designs in the Toy’s Fantasy series tell stories from the Christmas village, inspired by the worldwide bestseller “The Polar Express” by the American children’s author Chris Van Allsburg. This year, Santa is sliding down the chimney to deliver children’s presents. The beautifully intricate designs in vibrant colours will delight all ages.
Press releases • Feb 06, 2019 10:14 GMT
Boston – a name synonymous with a real Villeroy & Boch success story. The series with an all-over diamond effect has been a firm favourite for many years. Boston fans and those with a penchant for the Boston design can now look forward to an exciting new development: the Boston cutlery series, featuring the distinctive diamond effect responsible for the beautiful light refraction of the glasses.
Clear lines and a fine cut-glass look - Opéra and Opéra Smoke: elegant glasses for stylish table settings
Press releases • Feb 06, 2019 09:57 GMT
A traditional shape and fine details give Villeroy & Boch's new Opéra and Opéra Smoke crystal glass series a classic look that ideally complements a stylish table setting.
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.
Changes on the Management Board: Gabi Schupp to become new Director of Tableware at Villeroy & Boch AG
Press releases • Jan 07, 2019 16:40 GMT
The Supervisory Board of Villeroy & Boch AG has appointed Gabi Schupp Director of Tableware with effect from 1 February 2019. She thus succeeds Nicolas Luc Villeroy who, after more than 30 years of work at Villeroy & Boch, will be standing down as a member of the Management Board on 31 January 2019 and leaving the company to devote himself to other tasks.
Press releases • Jan 03, 2019 09:45 GMT
Intuitive, simple and quick to assemble - with its ViConnect series, Villeroy & Boch offers ‘made in Germany’ installation systems and high-quality flush plates. To make ViConnect even easier for installers to assemble and adjust, some intelligent new features have now been integrated in the installation systems.
International cuisine served on German tableware - Villeroy & Boch Culinary World Cup 2018 as the highlight of Expogast
Press releases • Dec 20, 2018 14:10 GMT
On 29th November 2018, the jury announced the winners of the Villeroy & Boch Culinary World Cup. This internationally renowned cooking competition was held during Expogast, the trade fair for gastronomy that takes place every four years in Luxembourg – and this culinary contest is regarded as one of the most important in the world.
Press releases • Nov 14, 2018 12:09 GMT
When it comes to boosting our body’s defences in preparation for winter, everyone has their own tried-and-tested solution. Some people swear by the effects of contrast showers - alternating hot and cold water, while others prefer a warm bath. But whatever your choice, in most cases, the bathroom plays an essential role in our personal health and wellness programme.
Press releases • Nov 08, 2018 08:57 GMT
They are the most important component of daily hot tub hygiene: filters in hot tubs provide a consistently clean and pleasant bathing experience. The new Villeroy & Boch systems with screw-on filter basket make the filtering process even safer and more convenient.
Press releases • Nov 07, 2018 14:44 GMT
A soak in an hot tub will help you bounce back in two ways: 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. The healing effects of bathing have been known as far back as ancient Roman and Greek times. Villeroy & Boch’s hot tubs revive the centuries-old tradition and simply turn your patio at home into a spa.
Press releases • Nov 07, 2018 14:39 GMT
Everyone has a different preference when it comes to hot tubs. One person may want a powerful massage to loosen their tight muscles whereas someone else might prefer a gentle relaxing bath. Villeroy & Boch has high-quality hot tubs that can be configured to individual needs, ensuring that everyone can treat themselves exactly where and how they want it.
Villeroy & Boch wins German Design Award 2019 – for Bundt cake mould from the Clever Baking collection
Press releases • Oct 31, 2018 10:42 GMT
The Tableware Division has won the German Design Award 2019 for the Bundt cake mould from the Clever Baking range. Impressed by the design quality, the expert jury named the cake mould “Winner” in the Kitchen category. In doing so, the Bundt cake mould joins the award winners who the jury regards as pioneers in the design landscape.
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.
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.
Modern European design with a natural look – Just Silence and Just Silence Compact outdoor hot tubs now in new Timber shade
Press releases • Oct 23, 2018 10:56 BST
The minimalist design of the Just Silence and Just Silence Compact hot tubs is inspired by contemporary architecture trends and integrate harmoniously in modern living environments. In addition to the minimalistic Light Grey, the Design Line and Premium Line hot tubs are now also available in Timber, a modern and warm grey.
Press releases • Oct 17, 2018 09:57 BST
Restful, calming and yet at the same time striking – grey is both understated and confident. These qualities make it an ideal choice for modern kitchen designs, from simple and elegant to strikingly minimalist or contemporary natural looks.
Press releases • Oct 04, 2018 10:08 BST
Graceful craftsmanship for fresh flowers. The new Collier vase collection from Villeroy & Boch is inspired by the beautiful world of jewellery. Wrapped around the Premium Porcelain vases featuring a formal pared-down design, the fine reliefs with understated structures reflect the way pearls or gemstones caress a neck.