AKO - Kolckmann: Plasticiser-free, with improved slip protection
Sometimes life pulls the rug out from under your feet. Ako Kolckmann specializes in making sure that this won't happen: The broad anti-slip matting programme ensures that carpets stay safely in place, no waves form and nobody stumbles.
The family business's latest development is called Ako Prima, a glass yarn fabric coated with acrylic foam (registered utility patent). Especially on all smooth floors made of wood, tiles, laminate, stone or vinyl, the mats offer a considerably improved slip protection.
The underlay is manufactured in Germany and, according to the company, is free of plasticizers, odourless and consists of harmless materials. It can also be used under short-pile carpets, is washable and easy to cut.
Explorug / Alternative Technology: Trying out custom-made rugs before ordering
Custom-order rugs offer personalized possibilities, as they can be adapted exactly to the rooms of the prospective customer according to their wishes. However, the custom rugs cannot be "tried out" before purchase, since these have to be made first. This is exactly why some prospective customers are hesitant: Should they still order and take the residual risk that the rug will not look that good in their rooms after all?
Peyer Syntex: Carpets, runners, step mats – with plenty of service
"We are a reliable partner for all customers, also in the current difficult times", says Peyer Syntex. The company offers a comprehensive service around its own well affordable carpet and floor covering range. All items are available from stock and will be delivered on time – either to the retailer or directly to the end consumer (dropshipping) in neutral packaging. For optimum presentation, Peyer Syntex provides its customers with article descriptions and professional, high-resolution product photos.
The Peyer Syntex range includes carpet classics, indoor/outdoor flatweaves and high-quality velour qualities. In addition to numerous standard sizes, Peyer Syntex also provides customised carpets. The supplier is known for its extensive range of runners and step mats; many of them are directly matched to the carpet programm
Reinkemeier-Rietberg: Broad product range with all-round service
As a manufacturer, wholesaler and specialist in logistics, Reinkemeier-Rietberg is a real all-rounder when it comes to carpets and carpet shipping and is therefore a reliable, flexible partner for online trading. The wide range of products includes photogenic and affordable rugs, lush green artificial grass or carpets with vivid woolly structures and expressive patterns. Numerous articles can be ordered in custom sizes.
The German company provides its customers with texts, images and marketing information for online presentations. They also offer dropshipping; delivery to the end consumer is by parcel or freight forwarding; packaging and inserts comply with the retailer's specifications.
Further services include processing of end customer returns, transmission of shipment information and inventory data.
Inigo Elizalde Rugs: Handmade carpets with a tropical flair
The tropics and the Rio Carnival have inspired Inigo Elizalde Rugs to create the fresh, flowery and vibrant carpet designs of the Carioca collection. The rugs are handmade from different materials such as virgin wool or nettle fibres, also in custom sizes, colours and materials.
Nanimarquina: kilims, flowers, bold colours and embroidery
The designers of the modern Spanish carpet supplier Nanimarquina have been creative – and have brought out four new, very different collections: kilims with subtle organic patterns (Telares), carpets with expressive flowers or in flower shapes (Flora), plain-coloured dhurries (Colors) and an embroidered indoor-outdoor series (Silhouette).
Heymat: Designer mats with colour gradients
Rusty orange like rock formations in the morning sun, green like the forest or blue like the sea and fjords: in its new DIS collection, design floor mat supplier Heymat shows the colours of Norwegian nature. Again, this collection has been created in cooperation with the design studio Vera & Kyte (Bergen, Norway). The gentle colour gradients from soft to rich tones are intended to reflect the special light conditions at dawn. DIS is available in three sizes and, like all Heymat design mats, is made of recycled materials.
Ames: High-quality natural-fibre carpets from Colombia
Ames has specialised in high-quality furniture, textiles and accessories from Colombia. The natural-fibre carpet series Par Raya has been created in cooperation with the designer Sebastian Herkner and handmade in small, family-run factories under fair conditions. The striped carpets made from the fibre of the fique plant are available in three sizes and five colour combinations.
Natural fibres and metal threads, hand-woven
Black-dyed fique fibres, natural new wool and shiny metal threads in copper, silver and gold: The carpet collection Uilas Noche by Ames is hand-woven in Colombia; it takes the artisans up to 20 days to finish one of the unique pieces.