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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...


Jun 04, 2013, 15:03 ET Ligne Roset Celebrates Togo Anniversary With Alcantara®

 Ligne Roset, the French luxury furniture brand, is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its well-known Togo seating collection with a unique...


May 07, 2013, 09:00 ET Alcantara Showcased During Auto Show Week In Shanghai

 Alcantara, the versatile Italian-made fashion material, was in the news throughout auto show week in Shanghai last month. The material's...