Acquabella says it is maintaining its commitment to innovation, presenting the new collections developed over the past two years. Its stand at kbb Birmingham will bring together the Arabba collection, with the new high-definition, textile-look Arabba texture and the Tempo shower tray, the Flow Zero model, the Mini worktop – plus the Opal Quiz bathtub and new On-top XL range of sinks (both pictured).
In addition, Acquabella will also present Acquawhite, its new collection starring the Levi, Vars, Venet, Lech and Zermatt series, conceived thanks to Dolotek, Acquabella’s new material.
Atlanta Bathrooms says it is on an exciting journey of product and service proposition development, and so will be displaying a mix of new and inspiring products, as well as some interesting and unique prototypes. From its existing portfolio, the brand will be exhibiting products from its Accents, Classic and modular ranges, alongside new finish options.
Atlanta Bathrooms will also be showcasing a selection of prototype products to gain useful feedback from its customers, which will help inform its 2022/23 product and service development.
All Atlanta bathroom furniture is made in the UK and it combines state-of-the-art manufacturing processes with expert craftsmanship. Atlanta will also be offering a show-only special promotion, which it says is not to be missed.
The Scottish bathroom brand will be presenting its new Editions range of products with Matt White acrylic and low rim height features, as well as whirlpool innovations and a look ahead to its factory automation plans. In addition, Carron recently appointed Davroc to distribute its Carron brand, as well as Q4 Bathrooms and FBS, in the UK. Carron says it is keen to use the opportunity of the show to connect with long-standing retail and merchant customers and to meet potential customers for the future and communicate the benefits of working together with Carron Bathrooms.
New brand Coalbrook will launch its Bank and Zurich brassware ranges, as well as a range of frames and flush plates by Alca at the exhibition. It will also show its own Domo (shown) and Decca collections, which include basin mixers, freestanding bath and shower mixers, and showers. As Coalbrook’s first exhibition, this is the first time it has showcased its products in this way and it is looking forward to welcoming visitors.
The Irish showering brand will be using the exhibition to showcase products from its Harmony Collection – ORO, ETO and AYO. These products combine lifelong knowledge and expertise with advanced production techniques, Flair Showers says. Managing director Martin Murphy comments: “Exhibiting at the show will give us the opportunity to share our story and introduce customers to the Harmony Collection. We would like to welcome you all to our stand to see our newest products and innovations.”
House of Rohl
The kbb Birmingham show is the first opportunity House of Rohl has had to present Riobel outside of its London showroom. Riobel is a brassware brand from Quebec, Canada, and a new sister brand to Victoria + Albert, Perrin & Rowe and Shaws. It was founded 25 years ago, but hasn’t been available outside of North America until now. A
t the show, the brand will present five kitchen taps and four bathroom ranges, including the award-winning Parabola collection. There will also be a selection of products from Perrin & Rowe, Victoria + Albert and Shaws Fireclay sinks on display.
Kinedo / Saniflo
Kinedo will unveil the new Smart Design walk-in shower enclosure featuring white profiles and glass door, with a white graphic design that will be paired with the new Kineline shower tray in white. Other products on display will include the Kinemagic Design and Brooklyn shower cubicles, as well as the popular Kinemoon tray.
Ann Boardman, head of marketing and product management at Saniflo UK says: “We’re so looking forward to kbb Birmingham 2022. We spent last year consolidating the Kinedo business structure and now, with a new team and even a new product, we’re ready to remind the industry what Kinedo is all about.
“The message that we really want to drive home at the show is not only the quality and versatility of the Kinedo brand, but also the outstanding after-sales service, contract support, technical and installation support, and generally the value that we add. We can’t wait to see everyone there.”
Part of Merlyn’s Arysto Collection, the Colour range uses high-quality materials to ensure colour uniformity and a rigorously-tested, durable PVD coating, Merlyn says. And it will take pride of place on the Irish brand’s stand. The shower screens feature 10mm toughened glass with it’s Mershield Stayclear protective coating, making the glass easy to clean. Suitable for bathrooms and wetrooms, the range comes in a practical 2,000mm height with bespoke options available, promising a unique showering experience.
Also on show will be Merlyn Black. This collection of black shower enclosures and bath screens offer a stunning frameless design, which Merlyn says will add a touch of class and contrast to any bathroom.
Finally, on display at the show will be Merlyn’s Revo multifunctional storage system and handrail. Designed with multigenerational families front of mind, the sleek chrome rail is said to act as a steadying hand for grandparents, expectant mothers, and young children learning how to shower independently for the first time.
Origins Living (formerly Bathroom Origins)
Mirrors, storage and accessories specialist Origins Living (formerly Bathroom Origins) has designed a stylish, contemporary stand to showcase a hand-picked product selection at the show. Highlights include carefully curated illuminated and non-illuminated mirrors, shelving and accessories for the bathroom and other rooms in the home, all to suit discerning residential and commercial projects, says the Essex-based company.
Co-founder Sofia Charalambous comments: “I’m excited at the prospect of attracting new and existing customers, who will experience clearly divided displays on our stand. These will showcase exclusive pieces from our comprehensive portfolio, which reflect the true versatility Origins Living has to offer.”
Setting up camp in suites 32-34 at the 2022 show will be Roca, with its new Ona collection – a high-performance bathroom range inspired by the Mediterranean. According to the brand, Ona stands out for its versatility, wide range and timeless design with soft shapes and geometric lines. The collection features Roca’s latest innovations, such as Fineceramic and Stonex materials, the Everlux finish, touchless technology and its Supraglaze coating.
Visitors will also be able to see the “ground-breaking” In-Wash In-Tank smart WC, which is said to combine maximum intimate hygiene and greater freedom of installation. Roca says In-Wash In-Tank is the only shower toilet on the market that has an integrated cistern, offering a streamlined installation and easy maintenance, as well as the guarantee of a full hygiene experience.
The suites will also feature stand out Roca products from The Gap, Domi and Romea collections as well as the Maui Bath, PVD Brassware and Smart Shower.