LSI Wallcovering has opened the first American-owned manufacturing facility for commercial wallcovering in China. The factory is located in the Wujiang Economic and Technological Development Zone in Suzhou and features the same state-of-the art equipment and quality as LSI's plants in the U.S.
"Popular trends in the commercial--and we discovered, residential--wallcoverings industry today include bold graphic designs, deep embossed textures, white textures, bright colors and wood effects," says Beth Rich, LSI Marketing Director, in the cover story of Paint & Decorating Retailer magazine. The October issue features a lengthy trend story on the wallcovering industry. See the full story.
Second-Look® Recycled Wallcovering, the only closed-loop recycling program for post-consumer wallcovering, has recycled 6.5 million pounds or 3,250 tons of material since starting in 2007. The program is on a roll, recycling the weight of about 2,000 Honda Accords.
LSI Wallcovering was part of two ads by the Wallcoverings Association in Interior Design's Spring Market Tabloid and the NeoCon Show Daily. The ads feature companies that have certified to the NSF 342 Sustainability Standard for Wallcovering.
Versa's Skylines and Zambra serve to layer colors and textures in a dramatic highrise apartment in Hong Kong. Today's Living China visited the space and chatted with the designer about his inspirations.
The luxurious five-star Hotel Sofitel Warsaw Victoria made a statement in its corridors with City Blocks by Versa Wallcovering. The landmark hotel in the heart of Poland’s capital brought the geometry of the city’s skyline to the wall with these 5” x10” combed rectangular blocks that project the handcrafted yet industrial look of scored metal or cement.
LSI Wallcovering, manufacturer of the Versa and WorldWide Wallcovering brands, celebrates its 60th anniversary this year. Founded in 1955 as a wood veneer company, LSI began producing vinyl wallcovering in the 1960s. Today, LSI is one of the world's largest wallcovering manufacturers, marketing over 2,000 wallcovering products in more than 60 countries.