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Pillow, the construction of comfort

Pillow has the novelty of a construction kit. A series of pieces that appear to be geometrically simple fit together. They are soft volumes embedded in a discreet and stable base. Pillow integrates a very elaborate work of woodworking that favors its ergonomic and comfortable character. Pillow, available in chair, armchair and lounge chair, always maintains contained and harmonic proportions. This character, both kind and discreet, makes Pillow a very comfortable collection that seamlessly integrates into residential or commercial environments.

"Greenery": the new color of the year

Some of our most iconic collections, such as the Sail and Flex, have incorporated the new green mango color into their palette. This fresh, clean and attractive tone evokes the delicate yet vibrate naturalness of the tropical fruit. Greenery is the new color of the Year. Or at least, this is what Pantone has decided, which has chosen the 2017 color of the year. This new natural, refreshing, flexible, yellow-green tone according to the international leader of the color that has chosen it for its naturalness as symbol of change and new beginnings...

Level Certification, another step forward in our sustainability journey

Andreu World has obtained the Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturers’ (BIFMA) level® certification. This internationally recognized certification program has been created to provide an open and transparent means of assessing the environmental and social impacts of furniture products. Currently, level® is the most rigorous sustainability and environmental impact certification program within the international furniture industry. To achieve the certification, Andreu World had to demonstrate compliance with the ANSI/BIFMA e3 Furniture...

International Certification in Ecodesign

Andreu World has obtained EN ISO 14006 certification, an internationally recognized ecodesign accreditation. It is applicable to all of our products, allowing us to provide sustainable furnishing solutions, that have been manufactured optimizing its energy consumption in the production phase and are the result of an improvement in the other processes of finishing, painting, packaging and logistics. EN ISO 14006 is a globally recognized standard guaranteeing that all of the products have been manufactured utilizing production practices that minimize the...

Alya, an invitation to comfort

In this new video, we show you the delicate work of upholstery and natural finishes of the leather work, envolving Alya lounge chair, designed by Lievore Altherr Molina. Alya is an invitation to comfort. As part of our evolution, we have developed entirely upholstered pieces. Alya is a perfect example of this line of work. It’s a design that transmits the attention paid to details and upholstering created like ‘a made to measure suit’. Comfort is achieved through a careful study of ergonomics, strengthened by latest generation foams, which offer fantastic...

Extra, ingenuity and versatility

Restaurants, meeting rooms, offices, waiting rooms, homes, study centers, lounges... Each of these spaces requires a distinct solution, tailored to the max. A major part of our work lies in the search for these solutions and includes finding and using new materials, improving technical solutions and extending our offer of finishes to the fullest. We employ a wide range of materials, from ultrafine ceramic, which is highly resistant to the most adverse conditions – including the elements – to aluminum that is extruded and lacquered through a process originally...

New website, new experiences

More visual, easier to operate, and totally interactive for the user. The new website permits visitors to navigate the new sections of “Workspaces”, “Home” and “Hotels + Restaurants” to find the products best suited for each project type. New tools such as the online product configurator offers professional solutions for all product typologies in real time. Additionally, the “Professionals” section provides all materials and technical data needed by furniture specifiers including 2D/3D drawings and images of each chair and table collection. Under...

Innovative materials for the Outdoor product line

Furniture for both residential and commercial installations require the highest quality materials that are durable, reliable, stylish and always comfortable. Innovation is the key factor creating materials for exterior use. For this reason the Andreu World Outdoor line of furniture is made with cutting-edge multipurpose materials that are suitable for both indoor and outdoor environments. Among them, we have developed a treatment for steel called EPL5 that is applied to collections such as Trenza, Sand, and Sombra. This treatment consists of a series of...

Ecology and sustainability of wood

According to the organizationWWF Adena a very high percentage of international consumption of the wood comes from regions where illegal and unsustainable logging are internationally recognized, such as the Amazon, the Congo Basin, Southeast Asia, Europe This problem and Russia. The use of non-certified wood can have a negative impact on forests, especially for those species that are threatened or that come from regions affected by poor forest management, illegal logging and deforestation. A poor wood selection contributes to the disappearance of forests, where...

Design and resistance for indoor and outdoor furniture

In order to guarantee maximum and safety, both residential and contract furnishing must meet certain standards and pass stringent testing that certifies the pieces’ safety, durability and stability. On the international level, there are different standards and tests to certify the quality of a chair or table designed for use in the home, public spaces, offices, hotels and restaurants etc…At Andreu World we make sure that our raw materials, products and purchased components meet the highest standards and the most demanding certifications. For this reason, our...

Discovering Manufacturing Extra Table

This video describes in detail the design and manufacturing processes of Extra table designed by Lievore Altherr Molina for Andreu World. Sustainability, quality, design, production capabilities and technology are the key manufacturing factors of this table, characterized by its flexibility, dynamism and a wide range of possibilities and finishes. Extra is a table system developed to maximize the versatility of its materials, uses and adaptability to various installations. This resulted in a clear goal: a universal table that offers maximum functionality while...
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