Unilin Technologies enters into licensing contract with Swiss Krono on digital printing for laminate flooring

Unilin Technologies, the IP and technology division of Mohawk Industries, is pleased to announce the signing of the digital printing licensing contract with Swiss Krono, a leading global manufacturer of innovative flooring solutions. The agreement grants Swiss Krono access to Unilin Technologies’ comprehensive digital printing patent portfolio for its past and future roll-to-roll digital printing activities.

“We are thrilled to enter into this agreement with Unilin Technologies,” states Max von Tippelskirch, Member of the Executive Committee at Swiss Krono. “It will allow us to meet the evolving demands of our customers under the safe umbrella of the strong patent portfolio of Unilin Technologies. This agreement gives us the opportunity to further enhance our product offerings with captivating designs and superior printing capabilities, strengthening our position as an industry leader.”


“We are excited to extend our partnership with Swiss Krono and provide them access to our comprehensive digital printing patent portfolio,” said Bart Van der Stockt, President of Unilin Technologies. “Our licensing partnership with Swiss Krono started many years ago and we are very happy that we are able to continue to offer new innovations to our partners that are benefiting our wonderful industry.“


About Unilin Technologies

Unilin Technologies is an innovator and technology provider in the flooring, furniture, and construction industry. The company manages the worldwide protection and commercialization of market-leading product and process innovations, granting hundreds of licenses to trusted partners via an extensive sales network. Unilin Technologies focuses on novel advanced manufacturing technologies such as digital printing innovations for different industries, managing more than 3,800 patents in over 500 patent families.


About Swiss Krono:

The SWISS KRONO Group, headquartered in Lucerne, Switzerland, is a leading supplier of wood-based materials. The company offers a wide range of products in the fields of interior design, flooring and building materials. The eight national companies of the SWISS KRONO Group operate in Switzerland, France, Germany, Poland, Hungary, Ukraine, Russia and the USA and supply customers in over 120 countries.