Kvadrat acquires share of Dutch textile company Febrik
Kvadrat has taken a majority stake in the Dutch textile company Febrik. The global leader in design textiles, Kvadrat hereby adds a substantial knit portfolio to its product offering.
Strongly rooted in Tilburg, the Netherlands, which is historically tied to the textile industry, Dutch textile company Febrik has in less than 10 years made its international mark on the design community with its innovative approach and designer collaborations.
“Febrik has, like no one else, broken the code to innovative knitting and we are very impressed by their capabilities. We are looking forward to help develop Febrik become the global leader in knitting for interior,” Anders Byriel, CEO Kvadrat
Jos Pelders, founder and CEO Febrik: “We have been admirers of Kvadrat for a long time and we are very excited to join forces. It feels right and there is a good click between the teams. Moreover it gives us the opportunity to accelerate our global expansion through the Kvadrat network.”
On the 1st July 2019, FEBRIK will re-launch as Kvadrat FEBRIK and will be sold through Kvadrat Maharam. All sales and all customer support including orders, sampling and logistics will be taken over by the local Kvadrat Maharam team.
There are now 9 knitted textiles in the Kvadrat FEBRIK collection, some best sellers staying as they are and some that will be introduced in new colours. New textiles are also in development and will gradually be introduced over time.
To discover the Kvadrat FEBRIK collection please click here.