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Jun 28, 2017, 11:53 ET Alcantara Continues A Dedication To The Arts In The U.S.

Alcantara's interior design materials were shown in the Sony Life Space UX display area during the recent WantedDesign Manhattan program in New...


May 22, 2017, 11:09 ET Alcantara Stands Out Among Winners Of Wards 10 Best Interiors

Alcantara, the Made in Italy luxury material, was an interior feature on four of the vehicles on the 2017 Wards 10 Best Interiors award list....


Mar 28, 2017, 14:42 ET Alcantara Featured On New Cars Shown At Geneva Auto Show

Alcantara®, the Italian-made luxury material, was featured on the interiors of several of the most significant new cars and crossovers shown at...


Mar 06, 2017, 13:25 ET Chicago, Mexico City And New York Featured In Alcantara-MAXXI Project

Chicago, Mexico City and New York were among eight urban landscapes interpreted by an all-star group of designers using Alcantara® for a recent...


Feb 21, 2017, 14:17 ET Alcantara Featured On New Mobility Site - TheArsenale.com

Three products dressed in Alcantara are featured on a new online marketplace created exclusively for objects of mobility. TheArsenale.com is a...


Jan 16, 2017, 10:14 ET Alcantara Interiors Featured On New Models At Detroit Auto Show

Alcantara®, the Italian-made luxury material, is featured on a variety of production models, concept cars, light trucks and crossover utility...


Nov 28, 2016, 11:19 ET Alcantara Celebrates Italian Contemporary Cinema

Alcantara was a contributing partner at several recent cinema events celebrating Italian excellence and creativity in Los Angeles. Cinema Italian...


Sep 28, 2016, 13:00 ET Alcantara Now On A Variety Of Luxury Lifestyle Products

 Alcantara, the Italian-made luxury material used to outfit car interiors, is finding a niche for itself within a variety of consumer and...


May 10, 2016, 11:58 ET Alcantara Outlines Importance Of Sustainability At Wards Interiors Conference

Alcantara will outline its commitment to sustainability as part of a panel discussion on automotive interior product-and-process innovations at the...


Jan 19, 2016, 13:53 ET Alcantara Is In The Spotlight At Detroit Auto Show

 Alcantara®, a premium Italian-crafted automotive interior material, is featured on more than 20 new cars introduced in Detroit at this...


Oct 28, 2015, 10:27 ET Alcantara's Italian Style Meets Germany's Cutting Edge At Frankfurt Auto Show

A number of German automakers chose Alcantara® materials for the interiors of the vehicles they displayed at this year's Frankfurt Motor...


Sep 01, 2015, 09:47 ET Alcantara® Featured On Steering Wheels And Motorcycle Seats

 Many of the world's premier auto makers offer Alcantara® materials on seating, instrument panels and headliners, but a growing number of...


Dec 30, 2014, 14:56 ET Alcantara Focuses On Sustainability As Key Brand Value

Alcantara, the Italian provider of high-tech luxury materials for vehicle interiors, continued its commitment to the environment in 2014 by...


Nov 13, 2014, 12:58 ET Alcantara On Display At Major Auto Shows Around The World

 Alcantara, the Italian-made luxury material used to outfit the interiors of the world's most prestigious cars, is gaining more and more...


Oct 01, 2014, 13:02 ET "Life is Beautiful" At Alcantara's Exhibit At Paris Auto Show

 Alcantara, a provider of high-tech luxury materials for the automotive and fashion industries is showcasing a one-of-a-kind fashion collection...


Sep 22, 2014, 12:45 ET Alcantara's "New Wave" Collection Has Ties To Vogue Italia

 Alcantara's "New Wave" collection of spring-and-summer garments and accessories for 2015 features the work of six designers selected through...


Jul 22, 2014, 10:09 ET Alcantara's Latest Fashion Collection Features "Instagram" Themes

 Alcantara is previewing its 2015-2016 fall-and-winter collection of fashion materials at major shows in New York, Milan and Paris over the...


Jun 05, 2014, 11:58 ET BMW Celebrates 30th Anniversary Of The M5 With Alcantara

 Alcantara is featured throughout the interior of BMW's recently introduced fifth-generation 30 Jahre M5 – one of the most powerful...


May 16, 2014, 10:30 ET Alcantara On Display At Wanted Design 2014 In New York City

Alcantara is introducing a new collection of interior design materials and showcasing a unique "conic vine" display created by Nendo at Wanted...


Apr 11, 2014, 15:56 ET Alcantara Shines At Major Shows In Shanghai And Geneva

 Alcantara was recently in the news at major fashion, design and new-car shows in China and Switzerland last month.   The iconic...


Dec 05, 2013, 12:11 ET Alcantara Part Of Vehicle Debuts At L.A. And Tokyo Shows

 Alcantara was on center stage for vehicle debuts at 2013's final two major international auto shows -- Los Angeles and Tokyo. A unique...


Dec 03, 2013, 14:10 ET Alcantara Plays A Starring Role At Los Angeles Auto Show

Alcantara, the hi-tech Italian luxury material, continues to generate attention at major auto shows around the world. The Italian brand...


Nov 04, 2013, 11:04 ET Lincoln To Offer Alcantara On Black Label Collection Interiors

 Scheduled for introduction in 2014, Lincoln's new ultra-premium Black Label vehicle collection will offer interiors with Italian-made...


Oct 08, 2013, 09:00 ET Alcantara Partners With Jamin Puech For Handbag Line

 A di Alcantara's Spring Summer 2014 fashion collection includes an exclusive line of accessories created in collaboration with Jamin...


Sep 18, 2013, 13:46 ET Alcantara Front-And-Center At Frankfurt Autoshow

 Audi, BMW, Ferrari, Ford, Porsche and Volkswagen are among the world's major automakers showcasing new models with carbon-neutral interior...