Design Talk means it’s time to meet the people behind a brand. Today, we’re going to introduce you to Michael Bartenstein and Tobias Lehner — founder and CEO of aer, a line of sustainable home care products. aer was born in 2019 when Michael Bartenstein had an idea to makeContinue Reading

Design talk means it’s time to meet the faces behind a brand. Today, we’d like you to get to know Filip Despot, Ivana Pavic and Tihana Taraba, the founders of GRUPA, a Croatian design studio based in Zagreb. The brand manufactures quality, handmade products with a particular focus on lightingContinue Reading

Set within the wide-reaching desert dunes of Kuwait, Jasper Architects’ hotel concept truly embodies the idea of an oasis, its lush palms and spa creating a luxurious sanctuary that both plays with and against the local landscape. © Jasper Architects Grand geometry The competition prize-winning concept centres around the ideaContinue Reading

Set amongst a row of red-roofed houses in the bustling heart of Bondi, Fox Johnston’s three storey home uses clever solutions and incorporates outdoor space to create a residential project that feels larger than life.  © Jasper Architects Cleverly creative  On a narrow plot with a relatively steep incline, theContinue Reading

In line with Rajasthan’s own traditional architecture, Malik Architecture chose to gaze back at local construction methods and dig deep to build a luxury 8000 square foot home that not only looks like a treat but touches on local stonemasons’ knowledge to create something truly spectacular.  © Jasper Architects LostContinue Reading


Written by Joyce de Kruif, Principal Industry Consultant, APAC for IDeaS The pandemic has fundamentally reshaped source markets for Indonesian hotels and significantly changed the competitive landscape. Today, identifying who your guests are, who the competition is and how your property is performing relative to other hotels in the marketContinue Reading

On 18th September 2021 we celebrate World Bamboo Day to raise awareness of bamboo globally. Bamboo is an excellent renewable resource, it’s sustainable as it grows extremely fast (bamboo is the fastest growing plant on the planet!) and produces a high yield. Generally, bamboo can be harvested and used inContinue Reading

Our partners and customers will be delighted to hear that our company has become a member of IUVA recently. IUVA – The International Ultraviolet Association – the development of science, technology, and application of UV technology to improve the quality of human life and protect the environment. This association isContinue Reading

As you, probably, know, our company has developed a new individual product line for disinfection of vehicles – AEREKS TRANS AVIA. These devices are 12-24V powered and have a vibration-resistant case. It can be used inside all types of vehicles, such as cars, public transport, trains, ships, and airplanes. AllContinue Reading

Franklite has some exciting news to share with you! New innovative and modern product ranges will be launched this September, which also marks the start of lighting season. In continuation of our well received Catalogue 26, these new product ranges each with their own variations, have been added to ourContinue Reading

SCHÖNWALD AT HILTON GARDEN INN FRANKFURT AIRPORT HOTEL Directly at Frankfurt Airport, the futuristic look of the Hilton Garden Inn Frankfurt Airport Hotel welcomes the world. This look includes 36,000 pieces from the elegant SCHÖNWALD Collections CHARACTER and AVANTI, as well as the innovative buffet collections EVENT and SCENARIOGN. SCHÖNWALD ATContinue Reading

Style meets function with Umbra’s maintenance-free hotel blackout blinds & curtains that come with obstacle detection motors. Motorised roller blinds come with more features than a standard manual blind that you might not even realise are available to you. For example, obstacle detection. Obstacle detection motors are able to detectContinue Reading

Masters of transformation Here at Twilight Trees we are specialists in interior and exterior design and our bespoke installations are something we are particularly proud of. Our creative team takes on projects big and small, corporate and private, residential and commercial. So whether it’s for business or leisure, there’s never been aContinue Reading

In the beginning HFG to today is known to collaborate with designers and end users regarding their property needs such as in the case of Club Med Resorts.  Club Med was our very first clients in the industry in the early 1980’s. We collaborated with then owner of the propertyContinue Reading

HFG was delighted to work with Wolfgang Puck on their Villages installation in warm sunny Florida. The installation included indoor and outdoor seating furnishing with COM fabric and leather.     In collaboration with the design team at Silhouette Design and Architecture we designed an arm chair as well as anContinue Reading

Prostor’s new product in their umbrella range is the Prostor P8 parasol, which is distinguished by its large size in combination with its ease of use and contemporary, sophisticated design. The parasol offers shade and protection for hotel guests whilst looking stylish and elegant. It is equipped with Prostor’s patentedContinue Reading