The Annual Kitchen & Bath Industry Show, known by its acronym KBIS, which is organized by the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA), returns in 2019 to Las Vegas. After a two-year period in Orlando, Florida, the sixth annual Design and Construction week returns to Las Vegas, Nevada, where it will bring together more than 600 brands and professionals dedicated to design and residential construction, from February 19th to the 21st.
More than an event, in recent years KBIS has become an interactive and inspiring platform where renowned brands and companies related to the kitchen, bathroom, and construction design industry present their latest products, trends, and technologies to the industry. The event, which also has an interesting section of lectures, has become the most effective way for interior designers, architects and the general public to stay up-to-date about the latest materials, trends, and launches.
LCI’s brands attend the event
Smeg. Once again Smeg will attend KBIS. The brand that celebrated its 70th anniversary in 2018, has introduced changes in its lines that will certainly shine under the lights of Las Vegas. The case is that Disney has joined the already known collaborations of the brand with renowned firms from different fields such as Dolce & Gabbana, Mini, and Veuve Clicquot.
The special edition that transformed the refrigerator FAB28 into a collection item for Mickey Mouse lovers will be present in this exhibition, as well as the new 4-grid toaster of the 50’s Retro line (Model TSF03PGEU) and the renewed version of the emblematic FAB28 that now has more interior space.
Liebherr. Liebherr will also take advantage of KBIS’s runway to present the latest in its catalog. The must see from Liebherr will include the Monolith refrigerator. The refrigerator that takes home cooling to another level will certainly have an outstanding place at the stand of the brand. Other products that will be displayed are the SBSef 7242 ComfortNoFrost, and the SBSes 8486 PremiumPlusBioFreshNoFrost due to their excellent combination of freezer, refrigerator and wine cellar.
Faber. Faber will present in KBIS two new models of extractor hoods. The Camino Pro and Inca SD Pro style, both high-tech models, with LED lighting, professional style baffle filters, and high-power motor.
Other brands. At the outdoor KBIS Pavilion, Coyote Outdoor Living will showcase the best of its catalog. The Galley will be another of LCI’s brands to participate in the 2019 KBIS. The exhibition will be formed by a sample of the high-engineering products, made by hand of the brand.
Scotsman, one of the world’s largest ice systems manufacturers, will also have a stand at KBIS 2019. Once again Scotsman, will exhibit in KBIS the Brilliance machines, the best residential ice machines that demonstrate how the brand has innovated in terms of ice making for more than 50 years.
KBIS is renewed
Another major attraction of the sixth edition of KBIS is the conference Voices from the Industry, which consists of two dozen CEU sessions, and four professional development courses. The seminars, of two hours each, offer 2.0 CEU credits and 2 hours of education to obtain and maintain the AKBD, CKBD, or CMKBD certification.
The dynamic programming of the KBIS begins at the KBISNeXT scenario with new discussion panels about important and exciting topics such as women in design, sustainability, and much more. These topics will be moderated by industry leaders, among which are the editors of Architectural Digest, Metropolis, and Traditional Home.
In addition to the celebration of the 2019 KBIS, architects, builders, and designers will also be able to enjoy the variety of innovations the year brings during the Design and Construction Week and the International Builders Show (IBS).
What you can expect to see in the stand of these emblematic brands from the LCI family are the latest from their catalogs: refrigerators, cooking plates, ovens, microwaves, dishwashers, and extractor hoods made of the best materials and most advanced technology.
In other words, the famous lights of Las Vegas will shine for 3 days on the brands, trends, materials, and knowledge that will set the tone for 2019.