Skip to main content

Unilin Technologies launches Pressed Bevel for resilient flooring

12/05/2021
NEWS

Unilin Technologies introduces its patented Pressed Bevel Technology for resilient flooring to its continuously growing licensing base. With this technology, the edges of a resilient flooring panel are pressed downwards into a bevel, making sure the decor layer and texture of the board continue until the deepest point of the bevel. This unique technology, on which Unilin Technologies already started filing patents more than 10 years ago,  enhances the appearance of resilient flooring to be even closer to real wood than ever before.

Unilin enters into additional patent agreements with Classen, Windmöller and Shaw

29/03/2021
NEWS

On The 24th of March, Unilin’s IP company entered into new agreements with Classen, Windmöller and Shaw, which do not only reconfirm the historical patent sublicense frameworks with these companies but also extend the cooperation by allowing Unilin IP to offer protection on additional patents of such companies to its licensing base.

Chinese Patent Office confirms validity of Unilin’s Click Patent

25/03/2021
NEWS

In a 13 page decision, issued on March 24th, 2021 by the Chinese National Intellectual Property Administration (“CNIPA”), Unilin’s CN 101023230 patent was declared to remain valid. The decision follows an action filed by a third party claiming the patented invention lacked ingenuity based on several prior art technologies.

show result
Filter

Unilin IP enters into exclusive partnership with IOBAC on magnetic flooring and walling technology

08/01/2019

On 3rd January 2019, Flooring Industries, Unilin’s intellectual property division, entered into an exclusive sublicensing arrangement to commercialize IOBAC’s revolutionary magnetic technology globally. IOBAC patented technology, allows floors and walls to be installed simply and quickly using magnetism, while providing end-users with ultimate flexibility to change and remodel in less time and at a lower cost than traditional systems.

The system has been tested in numerous commercial environments including Sainsbury’s, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Whole foods, Heathrow Airport and Hilton and will now be made available to a broader audience through Unilin IP’s licensing network. 

“We are very pleased to partner with IOBAC”, stated Bart Van der Stockt of Unilin. “They have developed a great technology for commercial applications which gives multiple advantages for flooring manufacturers, project installers and customers. We are looking forward to bringing this technology to the next level by introducing it to our customer base.”

“The IOBAC technology platform has evolved significantly over the last two years and is now aligned and relevant to more markets and segments of the flooring industry, at very competitive price points and with increased benefits. We believe the partnership with Unilin IP leverages the combined strengths of technological innovation and commercialization focused on improved customer experiences” stated Paul Woolvine, CEO of IOBAC

“Following a strategic review, the board concluded that partnering with Unilin was the right choice to expose IOBAC’s technology to the globe”, states Jamie Lawson-Brown, a Director of IOBAC. 

Unilin IP will demonstrate the advantages of the !OBAC technology during the Domotex Hannover exhibition (11th to 14th of January) at Stand B80 in Hall 12. 

For more information on IOBAC, please visit www.iobac.com

In the news

Upcoming events

more events

Subscribe to our newsletter

Get regular updates on our innovations and ground-breaking technologies.

I agree with the privacy policy.