Häfele Discoveries off to a successful start on new paths through the pandemic
With its hybrid trade fair format
With its hybrid trade fair format, “Häfele Discoveries”, the international specialist for hardware technology got off to a successful start at interzum @home.
In a virtual world, visitors experience the entire Häfele cosmos with all its innovations for 2021/22 astonishingly real. At the same time, the company presents itself at analogue road shows close to its partners around the world – of course, adapted to the respective pandemic situation.
Live stage with a prominent cast
“Häfele Discoveries”, the world of experience, opened on 4th May with a brilliant start. In addition to the editors-in-chief of the respected trade and furniture industry specialist media, BM and Möbelfertigung, Häfele has succeeded in bringing renowned thought leaders and experts from the industry to the stage. Their contributions can be viewed at any time after the interzum @home under https://discoveries.hafele.com/th
On a journey of discovery in the virtual showroom
"Häfele Discoveries" show the entire Häfele spectrum as well as all product ranges and services on a digital trade fair booth in 16 theme and product worlds. “We care” is a central Häfele motto here.
In the virtual showroom, Häfele innovations will be exhibited around the clock until the end of the year.
“The digital Häfele Discoveries platform is more reminiscent of a computer game than a virtual showroom. The visit is exciting and fun. You forget everything around you. You simply navigate through a planetary universe to be inspired,” reports an obviously satisfied visitor.
More life per m2 and a firework of innovations
Visitors to Häfele Discoveries can look forward to exciting content on the topics of functionality, light, acoustics, and networking as well as new products in furniture fitting and architectural hardware product range. In addition, there is plenty of inspiration for intelligent room solutions. You can visit innovative kitchen stagings, smart living and office spaces, as well as comfortable caravans with clever interior design solutions, to name just a few examples. The company’s visions of the future can also be experienced in lavishly staged micro-apartments and in hotels. You can visit https://discoveries.hafele.com/de from your desk or living room.
Häfele Discoveries Innovations – Products and Services Loox, Nimbus and Connect – light for furniture and rooms
There is a lot of movement in the Häfele lighting range with its smart networking in furniture and rooms. The simple interaction of the high-quality components makes it possible. Loox5 by Häfele and the products of the subsidiary, Nimbus, e.g. the LightingPad Lounge, are now growing together on the 24 Volt platform.
With new services, the topic of light in the kitchen and other rooms receives a new impetus. Häfele is becoming a comprehensive “light furniture maker” that makes it easy for fabricators and dealers to plan popular furniture-light combinations.
As a service, Häfele has set up a production facility in which furniture accessories are manufactured ready-to-install according to customer requirements from a quantity of one. Here, flexible linear lights or complete drawers are created to fit the kitchen dimensions.
With Häfele Connect, light can be intelligently controlled using an app. Häfele partners from the joiners/cabinet makers sector and industry can easily open up new business areas because everything is thought out holistically and easy to plan and implement.
Complete families of flaps, sliding doors, and drawers
Häfele is completing its family of furniture flap fittings (Free), sliding doors for furniture and rooms (Slido), as well as drawers (e.g., Matrix) with a number of new products. Examples: New weight classes for the flaps, soft closing mechanism for Slido pivot/sliding doors, speech recognition for operation with Alexa and Google for the Slido Flush51 flush furniture sliding door system. There are also new configuration tools, concealed runners, and furnishing features for the Matrix family as well as designer shelves for kitchens. Häfele has also significantly expanded its range of services for individual sizes of furniture components, such as drawers, from a quantity of one.
Häfele Dialock in furniture – the electronic access control system
The new EFL 30 battery-operated furniture lock complements the product range in the Dialock electronic access control system by Häfele. It is the perfect solution for individual locking points and mobile furniture. EFL 30 can be easily integrated into the Dialock software and the Dialock Manager App in conjunction with all Dialock Generation 2 terminals. Its batteries have a service life of up to two years. Dialock in furniture also offers: extremely simple configuration via smartphone, quick plug & play installation, combination of door and furniture locking, invisible installation.
Häfele road show with innovations you can touch
Anyone who would also like to experience the new products live can choose one of the locations of the “Häfele Discoveries” road show.
At this series of events, Häfele’s new products and services are also physically tangible to be experienced. The product and service experts will be presenting the Häfele highlights for 2021 live on site at the numerous subsidiaries and sales offices all over the world. This takes place adapted to the local pandemic situation in each case, and adhering to the required distancing and hygiene measures.