Craven Dunnill has high hopes for tile industry ‘Oscars’

The Craven Dunnill Group has been shortlisted in the prestigious national tile ‘Oscars’. Every year The Tile Association (TTA) celebrates the movers and shakers in the ceramic tile industry and hands out awards to the companies who are at the top of their game.

Not content with ten awards they have won since the TTA gave out its first awards in 2005. Craven Dunnill have yet again been shortlisted for six awards – three for Craven Dunnill Bridgnorth and three for Craven Dunnill Jackfield.

Craven Dunnill has high hopes in the category of Excellence in Distribution, Floor Tile of the Year and Best use of tile in a Commercial Project. Whilst Craven Dunnill Jackfield hopes to bring home a gong in the Best use of tile in the Leisure and Hospitality Industry, Excellence in Manufacturing and Employee of the Year.

All will be revealed at the TTA Annual Dinner Awards at the Hilton Metropole Hotel in Birmingham on the 20th April 2013. In any event the company is proud to have six shortlisted nominations from the 16 different categories, demonstrating the diverse nature of our business in all aspects of the ceramic tile industry.


TTA Floor Tile of The Year – Slaty by Edimax

During the recent Cersaie exhibition in Bologna Craven Dunnill took time out to present the Edimax team with the TTA Floor Tile of the Year Award. Peter Howells Managing Director of Craven Dunnill presented the award to Mascilimiano Bernabei General Manager of Edimax Ceramica for the Slaty range which forms the backdrop to the image attached.

The award winning glazed porcelain mixed format range has gone from strength to strength and has recently been extended to include a new rectangular format 750 x 450mm. Edimax has used the latest ink jet technology to produce this photo realistic slate imitation with all the superior technical characteristics of a glazed porcelain. Practical and stylish the Slaty range looks great in all living spaces.


WeeKend by Marazzi

WeeKend - Fango Struttura

The product selection team at Craven Dunnill are constantly striving to offer the most extensive range and choice of styles and designs the ceramic and porcelain tile industry has to offer, and our latest autumn range is no exception. This week we have seen the launch of our brand new range of 300x100mm brick style ceramic wall tiles called WeeKend.

WeeKend is available in 5 muted colour ways Bianco, Grigio, Nero, Crema, Fango and two contrasting finishes. The standard finish is a delicate surface ripple that adds a light texture and interest to the subtle matt glaze, the Struttura finish by contrast is a striking micro mosaic surface finish that adds an eye-catching dimension to this unique range.

The combination of colour and texture offered by WeeKend makes it the perfect choice for your home, whether it’s your kitchen, bathroom, en-suite or WC this range has the versatility to create the look you desire.