Faro Barcelona participates for the first time in the Stockholm fair, cradle of Scandinavian design

Faro Barcelona has participated for the first time in the Stockholm Furniture Fair, cradle of Scandinavian design and promoter of its characteristic minimalistic style. stand-faro-barcelona-stockholm-furniture-fair For this occasion, Faro Barcelona presented its portable lamp HOOK by OiKo Design Office, which was designed under the most strict eco-design protocols.

In addition, Faro Barcelona also showed the WHIZZ lamp, designed by Cristopher Friedrich Wagner, which generated curiosity because it adapts to the tastes of the Nordic market. It was conceived to create a relaxed and comfortable environment.

The fair, which took place from February 7th to 11th, was attended by numerous visitors, mostly architects, but also interior designers, hotel representatives and some designers; it was the perfect venue to present Faro Barcelona’s novelties for 2017 and establish connections with local distributors in the Scandinavian countries.

nit-cat-and bu-oh “It was a cool fair, the quality of the connections established was great and MINE turned a large number of heads”, expressed Vincent Baroni, Faro Barcelona’s Export Sales Manager.

Some of the other Faro Barcelona’s novelties that caught the attention of the visitors, as well as the media, were the creations by Goula/Figuera. NIT and HAN won over the crowd because of their minimalistic design and their double functionality.

Finally, the BU-OH line by Estudi Ribaudí for outdoor lighting caused excitement among the attendants. “The Barcelona denomination attracts the Nordic crowd, although they have a very minimalistic style that usually does not ultimately fit with that of the Mediterranean people”, mentioned Vincent Baroni.

During the week of the fair, Faro Barcelona established some quality connections and introduced itself to the Scandinavian market, a first step towards finding local distributors to establish itself firmly in Northern Europe.
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Faro Barcelona releases its new catalogues for 2017

Faro Barcelona presents its new catalogues for 2017. Once more the company remains committed to design and ingenious ideas. Result of this constant innovation and of our collaboration with designers, we have created products that fit in a multitude of spaces, perfect both for home as shops.

faro-barcelona-2017 Under the slogan New Lighting Concepts, a series of luminaires that meet different features have been developed, creating objects designed for the everyday life.

This year, are joined as collaborators the designers Goula/Figuera, Cristopher Frederich Wagner and Lúcid that present design families both for home as for the outdoor. In addition, are still collaborating with us Nahtrang, Estudi Ribaudí, Alex & Manel Lluscà or xJeR Studio, among other.

This year, in the Indoor Catalogue we can find new families like SIDE and its multiple combinations, LAO, WHIZZ and FLASH, as well as the wall lamps NIT and the warmth of MINE.

This year are incorporated new finishes to already existing families and quite beloved by the public as is the case of VESPER or SUAU.

In reference to our proposal for outdoor lighting we can find the original family BU-OH composed of two wall lamps and two beacons, STICKER and its wide diffuser perfect for the outdoor, as well as HUE, an elegant and timeless collection ideal for gardens and terraces.

This year’s Ventilation Catalogue incorporates 41 developments designed to meet the needs of different spaces. We highlight the new finishes of LANTAU and LANTAU-G, as well as a great selection of DC motor fans and for the outdoor, such as, TYPHOON or WINCHE.

2017 is also the year of the birth of TUBE, a fan with ETERFAN aesthetic, but with a cylindrical body that can be customizable.

And how could it be otherwise, our Catalogue of Bulbs grows. The star is the LED and its improvement in lumens with regard to the consumption. As an innovation, the color bulbs perfect for a Bohemian touch to the visit.

Finally, the FARO PRO catalogue completes the development list of Faro Barcelona. This year, we add the NANO models of some of the existing designs, as well as the SIGMA family and a set of recessed luminaires to complete the offer. The efficiency and the lumens of the other models are improved. These new products reinforce our commitment in the lighting of contract and hospitality spaces. New Catalogues
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Faro Barcelona holds once again its National Sales Convention

December 1st was the day chosen to hold the National Sales Convention of Faro Barcelona. During one day, a balance of the goals established by the different departments of the Faro Group is made.convencion-nacional-2016-faro-barcelonaAs every year Xavier Martín, General Manager of the Faro Group, opened the Convention with his initial speech where he stressed the value of the brand and its strategy focused on design. “This year we have focused in make known the Faro brand, in such a way, that people think about us when seeking a luminaire or a fan” told the Manager.

During one day, each Department analyzed the goals achieved during the year and posed the strategy for 2017. As usual, the Purchase Department presented its developments raising the interest of the audience.visita-showroom-convencion-nacional-2016The design products both for home, outdoor and ventilation attracted the glances of the salesmen. This year were also presented in a more widespread way the developments for the professional line (PRO) and the improvements in the light source for the retail and contract product range were explained.

After a busy day, the participants could expose their doubts and impressions at a dinner at La Cuina de la Boqueria, where, divided in teams, they cooked dinner. A perfect metaphor to conclude this act where salesmen and company work together to achieve the goals set.
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SLEEP LONDON, the place to be

Faro Barcelona ha estado presente por primera vez en Sleep London, the Hotel Design Event, celebrado el 22 y 23 de noviembre. Este evento es el lugar idóneo donde estar en palabras de Alexandra Box, Hospitality Sales de Faro.
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sleep-london-designFaro Barcelona presentó en esta feria un stand que permite exponer la selección de producto de forma muy clara y que, además, contó con muy buena ubicación. Así, los HANDY, LUPE, HALF, TONI, CAT o 1968 no pasaron desapercibidos ante los visitantes.

Gustaron especialmente SUAU por la simplicidad en sus formas, perfecto para el público al que está dirigido SLEEP LONDON, pero también PAULINE por su gran presencia.

El equipo comercial que acudió a la feria evalúa de forma positiva esta primera participación y apuesta por seguir asistiendo a ferias y eventos que nos acerquen al hospitality.
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Faro Barcelona consolidates itself in Milan

Faro Barcelona has attended for the first time the Architect@Work Milano fair held on November 23 and 24.

During the two days, Faro has shown some of its lighting solutions for contract and hospitality spaces. We highlight the great acceptance of the HANDY wall lamp and the portable CAT that have caught the eye and the attention of the attendees.

stand faro barcelona architect milano “We have had a large number of people. Architects, designers and lighting-related professionals have been the main visitors of our stand” says Claudio Rizzo, Export Area Manager of the Faro Group.

This fair is an opportunity for Faro Barcelona to come forward in some regions of Italy and strengthen its presence in other. “It is good for our brand to be present in Milan and we will surely come again” corroborates Claudio Rizzo after asking him about the passage of Faro Group by the fair.
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Faro Barcelona participates in Equip Hotel for the first time

Faro Barcelona was present at the Equip Hotel Fair that took place in Paris, from November 6th to November 10th.

During those five days, Faro Barcelona presented some of its new products for 2017. “HAN, the fan called JUST FAN and the SMILE wall lamp were the products that received the most attention from visitors”, said Baptiste Laulhe-Desauw, Faro Group’s Commercial Representative in France.

faro barcelona-equip-hotel-paris During the event, Faro Barcelona established quality connections, especially with architects, interior designers, large hotel chains and small and independent hotels. “It is an excellent opportunity to make connections among this specialized crowd. Although we did not expect a big turnout, the connections we have established are satisfactory”, expressed Vincent Baroni, Faro Barcelona’s Export Sales Manager.

Equip Hotel allowed Faro to show some of its products designed for contract spaces. Faro’s selection was well received. The wooden products were amongst their most popular because of the warm and cozy feel they provide to any space.

equip-hotel-paris-2016 “Hotel chains are looking for lamps that make their guests feel at home”, concluded Baroni and Laulhe-Desauw after the fair. They both believe Equip Hotel is an excellent way to maintain and establish new connections in this area and that being part of the fair this year had a positive outcome. For those reasons, it is possible that Faro Barcelona is back for the next edition.
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Faro Barcelona is already in the Australian market by the hand of Phos Light

Phos Light is Faro Barcelona’s official distributor in Australia. After knowing in depth about the Catalan firm, Phos Light is opening next September a showroom in Melbourne, where architects, interior decorators and designers will be able to see first hand all of Faro Barcelona’s designs.

faro-showroom-melbourne In order to visit the showroom located at Unit 1 / 59-63 Mark Street North Melbourne, Vic 3051, those interested will have to make an appointment (info@farobarcelona.com.au). Our presence in this country through a local distributor allows us to provide professionals a place in which they can verify the quality of the Faro Barcelona products and have access to our lighting and ventilation solutions.

Faro Barcelona is confident regarding this alliance with Phos Light due to its Know-How in the lighting industry and its commercial network within Australia. Thus, with the help of this partner, we will be able to solidify our presence amongst Australian specifiers.

showroom faro australia Part of the Phos Light team has worked in Barcelona in several occasions in other to get familiar with the company and its philosophy. This close relationship has made it possible to establish a roadmap for the progressive implementation of Faro Barcelona’s business into the Australian lighting market.
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