• The patents asserted in the ITC procedure are part of the Extended Patent Protection (EPP) for LVT/SPC/WPC offered by Välinge to its licensees since January 2016.
• Välinge licensees who have signed the EPP and properly label, report and pay for their LVT/SPC/WPC products with Välinge locking systems according to contractual obligations will not be affected by Unilin’s complaint.
Oak veneer is the most crucial raw material in the Woodura® production process developed and patented by Pervanovo’s subsidiary Välinge Innovation AB. The aim of the acquisition is to secure supply of sufficient quantities of cost-efficient high-quality veneer for the expanding production of flooring with Woodura surface.
Välinge is launching a revolutionary technology for installing wall panels at Domotex Hannover 2020: 5G® Climb™. Based on the Välinge 5G technology, this new solution enables a unique, fast and easy way to mount wall panels and create accent walls without any tools.
Amorim, a longstanding and valued licensee of Välinge, has chosen to sign up for Välinge’s extended patent protection (EPP) for its WISE collection, which will also be equipped with Välinge’s 2G™ and 5G® locking technologies.
Välinge Innovation has entered into an agreement with CFL (Creative Flooring) by which it obtains semi-exclusive licensing rights on 12 patent families owned by CFL which relate to MgO (Magnesium Oxide) boards and to certain multi-layered flooring technologies, like polymeric boards with melamine paper layer.
Chinese company Durasein® has signed a license agreement with Välinge Innovation for the use of Threespine® in its solid surface products. The agreement will enable Durasein to combine its unique material with click furniture technology, thereby offering improved assembly experience and new design opportunities.
Chilean furniture producer La Alpina has signed a license agreement with Välinge for the use of Threespine® click furniture technology, thereby becoming the first South American company to introduce easy-to-assemble kitchens.
Slovakian furniture manufacturer SANAS a.s. has signed a license agreement with Välinge for the use of Threespine® click furniture technology. SANAS will thereby be able to increase the quality of its furniture and is now targeting new business opportunities.