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FINISHING LAB® On Tour – Interzum 2013

After LIGNA trade fair in Hannover, LBA went to Cologne from 13th to 16th May 2013 to show how the Finishing Lab® can enhance the qualities of any surface with its amazing finishes! Interzum is the world’s biggest trade fair for suppliers to the furniture industry and interior finishing. Now stay tuned to know which will be the next chance to discover how the spectacular finishes by LBA – such as the three-dimensional skyved effect or the fabric-like scratched effect – could revolutionize furniture design!



FINISHING LAB® On Tour – Ligna 2013

Returning from the Middle East, Finishing Lab® On Tour has returned in Europe after the stage in Salzburg BWS. The innovation laboratory has been in the Ligna fair in Hannover, Halls 12, 16 and 17 of the Deutsche Messe Messegelände, from 6th to 10th May 2013. This has been a global event covering the entire wood value chain: another chance to experience firsthand the sinuous dunes of the skyved effect, the eye-catching pattern of the scratched effect… And much more!



FINISHING LAB® On Tour – Dubai WoodShow 2013

Finishing Lab® is the research center of LBA, always creating new finishes for the industry thanks to the synergy between sanding machines and innovative abrasive belts and designing innovative solutions in collaboration with the main producers of sanding machines and the Italian research institute CATAS.

LBA has recently been on tour with the Finishing Lab®, to spread innovation throughout all the main fairs, events and exhibitions concerning the surface finishing.
The first stage of this tour has been set in the the Middle East’s most comprehensive international wood and wood machinery show 2013: the Dubai WoodShow, at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre from 9th to 11th April 2013, Hall 7, Stand H1.



FINISHING LAB® On Tour – BWS – Salzburg

The second stage of Finishing Lab® On Tour has taken place in the 33rd international trade fair for manufacturing needs, wood working and processing, metal goods, tools, DIY requirements, locks and fittings: BWS® trade fair in Salzburg, in Hall 10, Stand 0933, from 10th to 13th April 2013.

Many visitors at Messezentrum Salzburg have found out how many fabulous wood finishes are possible thanks to the innovative abrasive belts by Finishing Lab®!



ABRATECH – The new LBA division for outsourcing is born

LBA is proud to present Abratech: the new division specialized in the outsourcing for big resellers.
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OPERATION SYNERGY – Two companies become one, big Company

LBA and Abratech union has given birth to one of the main European producers and converters of coated abrasives, polishing pastes and professional products for the industries.

A wedding celebrated on the way to aggregation, because only expanding the critical mass you can generate scale economies never reached before and face the everyday challenges imposed by globalization.

To aggregate means to combine people, values​​, know-how, technologies, products, experiences of the two companies, resulting in something that is much more than the sum of the two companies involved: it is an exponential multiplier of opportunities according to the logic of the synergy, which leads to an optimistic view of the future, with the awareness that “unity is strength”.

So with strength and optimism we continue our commitment on the way to excellence in innovation!

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