Keep in step with the latest from Salamander! Stay up-to-date and informed about current news from the company:
Statement on the publication | THE INSIDER 17 May 2023
The management of Salamander Industrie-Produkte GmbH responds to the "THE INSIDER" publication as follows and announces the immediate discontinuation of deliveries to Russia and Belarus.
Last Wednesday, "THE INSIDER" reported on European companies that supply Russian companies which also manufacture products for the Russian war of aggression against Ukraine.
One of the companies named in the report, to the dismay of Salamander Industrie-Produkte GmbH, was its subsidiary "Salamander Premium Solutions", which specialises exclusively in leather recycling.
According to the strict EU sanctions list, leather fibre fabric is classified as a harmless material, which is used in table sets, flooring, wall coverings, packaging and ballerina shoes, and as a component for back caps and soles in everyday civilian shoes.
Salamander proEvolution – Combining the best of its class
Decades of development experience and a high level of innovation: with its new proEvolution profile system, the creative workshop, Salamander Window & Door Systems, from Unterallgäu with the further optimised chamber technology not only adopts successful bionic principles for thermal insulation from nature, but also impressively demonstrates how flexibly and sustainably Salamander manufactured window systems can be used in a wide variety of building projects. Seamless and with the high design standards the company sets for itself.
We look back on an incredible week at the BAU 2023 in Munich!
Many exciting conversations, new contacts and creative impulses have inspired us. A big thank you to our entire team and everyone who contributed to our success! Without you, none of this would have been possible
Salamander continues to grow – grand opening of new logistics centre
In Wloclawek, Poland, the most important production site next to the headquarters in Unterallgäu, Salamander Window & Door Systems recently commissioned a new 47,000 m² logistics centre. The previous logistics hall will be integrated into production, so that additional manufacturing capacity will be available at the same time. For customers in and outside Europe, this means higher availability of goods, better delivery performance and faster service.
The new SALAMANDER | passivHaus_Fenster window line – The all-round sensible choice for all-round quality!
With its innovative new solution, Salamander Window & Door Systems brings windows up to passive house standards at a manageable added cost. This not only helps to save on high heating costs: it also makes window replacement easier thanks to the 25% lighter window elements and employs micro-bionic insulation. And on top of that, the result looks fantastic. A sophisticated idea developed in Bavaria’s Unterallgäu region fully in line with the trend towards sustainable management and living.
Salamander honoured as Red Dot Winner 2022
At this year's Red Dot Design Award, Salamander won the award in the Product Design category with its sustainable and innovative Greta®Fenster. The Red Dot Design Award is one of the largest design competitions worldwide and is internationally one of the most coveted seals of quality for outstanding design. As a haptic experience in a timeless design with a concrete look, Greta®Fenster combines the advantages of Salamander window profiles with ecological production from recycled materials. Salamander took part in the gala event last Monday.
Salamander exhibits at Fensterbau Frontale
Salamander Window & Door Systems is looking forward with great anticipation to visiting Nuremberg from the 12th to the 15th of July 2022 to present the award-winning Greta®Fenster, the new greenEvolution platform system with the innovative “S3_Smart Sales System” concept as well as other innovations to the industry. Innovation, design and sustainability will be showcased in a completely new way with the newly developed “myWindow_Experience” exhibition stand at this year’s Summer Edition of the Frontale in an experience-oriented approach for industry visitors.
"International Day of Light"
Today, the "International Day of Light" proclaimed by UNESCO is celebrated for the fourth time. The focus on this day is particularly on the topics of light research, science and light-based technologies. At the same time, attention is drawn to how light literally "illuminates" the many areas of life.
Light is a very important factor for us at Salamander. Learn more about our myWindow approach and our C3 principle for a structured path to the optimal window project.
Salamander and AGC Glass Europe enter into strategic innovation partnership
Salamander and AGC have entered into a strategic partnership for the DACH, Poland and Italy markets. The combination of their know-how and expertise in their respective fields will lead to new innovative solutions, resulting in the integration of vacuum glass into Salamander windows. A combination that optimally supports Salamander's goal of always producing the right windows. Among other things, this innovation work of Salamander Industrie-Produkte GmbH convinced the 29th round of the TOP 100 competition as a think tank and was awarded the TOP 100 seal 2022 for special innovative strength and above-average innovative success.
SALAMANDER Window & Door Systems wins TOP 100 Innovation Award
In this year's TOP 100 competition, Salamander Window & Door Systems convinced the jury as a think tank and was awarded the coveted 2022 seal for innovation. With its myWindow_ strategy, Salamander defines the window as a tangible, desirable and sustainable design product and sees it as a link between a valuable building façade and sophisticated interior design. Only a few and particularly innovative medium-sized companies are awarded this innovation prize. On 24 June, Salamander will also be personally honoured for these achievements by the competition's mentor, science journalist Ranga Yogeshwar.
FENSTERBAU FRONTALE 2022 has been postponed
NürnbergMesse has decided that FENSTERBAU FRONTALE will not be held this year from 29 March - 1 April 2022 as planned, but has been postponed to 12-15 July 2022 as of today.
Award-winning! Salamander wins German Design Award
With its myWindow_Strategy, Salamander is defining the window as a tangible, attractive and sustainable design product that is stylishly showcased as a link between the facade of a building and the design of the home interior. Following this approach, this was the first time Salamander applied for one of the most important and renowned design competitions in Germany, the German Design Award, with its product innovation "Greta® – the better window". In the category "Excellent Product Design – Eco Design", Salamander was able to convince the jury that the Greta® window is the design project of a sustainable future.
"myWindow_Experience" - The Salamander experience concept goes around the world
Following the launch of the "myWindow_Experience" showroom at its headquarters in Türkheim in summer 2021, Salamander Window & Door Systems is expanding its Experience Centres internationally. In São Paulo (Brazil), Salamander is now opening doors and windows to the world and revealing a new perspective to customers worldwide: the window of tomorrow as a tangible, desirable and sustainable design product.
International Salamander Photo Contest – a picture is worth a thousand words
Between 17 May and 9 July 2021, all Salamander Window & Door Systems customers and employees had the opportunity to take part in an international photo contest. The aim was to find interesting reference objects in a wide range of architectural styles that were built with Salamander windows. A large number of impactful and professional photos from over ten countries were received by the last day. Now, an exclusive jury has chosen the winners in the categories "new single-family house", "building renovation" and "new villa international".
Salamander Window & Door Systems relies on 100 % green electricity
Salamander Window & Door Systems relies on 100 % green electricity at its main production sites in Germany and Poland. In doing so, the company from Unterallgäu once again invests and underlines its sustainable product and corporate strategy. The declared goal is to continuously improve the carbon footprint and to make an important contribution to the environment.
Successful opening of the Salamander showroom myWindow_Experiencee
With the permanent exhibition "myWindow_Experience", Salamander Window & Door Systems presents a world in which the future of the Salamander window is presented as a design-oriented, innovative and sustainable element of the façade as well as the living space. The showroom visualises the multicompatible system greenEvolution, the app-based solutions for the future-oriented marketing of the windows based on the specially developed consulting model, the "C3 principle".
With evolutionDrive Plus+ from Salamander Window & Door Systems: Experience sliding in a new way
The new evolutionDrive Plus+ parallel sliding system from Salamander impresses with its space-saving sliding and ventilation convenience as well as its room-opening effect thanks to generous glass surfaces.
Salamander is in Search of the Most Beautiful Reference Photo
Our aim is to turn the window into a tangible and desirable design product.
As a partner of Salamander Windows & Door Systems, you help builders and architects to create individual properties on a daily basis with your windows and doors, and this enables them to put such products in the limelight as a design-determining element of the façade and interior.
Visually and tactilely attractive design window surfaces from Salamander as a tangible part of the living experience
With realMaterial, Salamander offers authentic premium materials that create tangible design surfaces on the outside and inside for window customers, making them a stylish part of the living style. The company offers real premium surface materials such as aluminium in a brushed stainless steel look, copper, real wood veneers and ecologically certified quality leather fibre materials, each of which is applied to the window profiles using a lamination process.
Greta - The better window from Salamander Window & Door Systems
Design, climate neutrality and recycling - these are 100 % the key features of the latest product from Salamander Window & Door Systems. With Greta, the design-oriented window in a modern concrete look, the company emphasises style and vision.
Salamander focuses on sustainability and weight saving with innovative high-tech core
Salamander Window & Door Systems transfers a sustainable high-tech material from aircraft and wind turbine construction to windows. With evoCore+, the heavy steel reinforcement in the window frame is replaced by a highly insulating, stable foam core with many other advantages.
Salamander hands over Christmas surprise & supports local gastronomy with it
2020 was an extraordinary year in many aspects and with many challenges. The Salamander management presents a Christmas bag with a surprise to all employees as a thank you for their commitment and dedication. "We would have liked to have held a Christmas party this year as well, but of course that is currently not possible due to the pandemic. Instead, we decided on a nice alternative for our staff: The "Take-Away" gastronomy voucher Unterallgäu of the Mindelheimer Zeitung.
Salamander in Türkheim on its way to becoming a climate-neutral company
Sustainability has a long tradition at Salamander and is lived through resource-saving production and the responsible use of raw materials. The Salamander founder, Jakob Sigle, deliberately chose the location in Türkheim in order to use the natural energy resource of water and to act largely independently due to its proximity to the Wertach. Thanks to this wise, entrepreneurial decision, it is now the case that around eight percent of the electricity consumption is permanently covered by the company's own hydroelectric power plants, which have been located on the company premises in Türkheim for over 100 years. Salamander is currently purchasing a further 20 % of green electricity.
Salamander congratulates Söffge on 35 years of successful cooperation
As an experienced partner of window manufacturers, Salamander supplies innovative, individual and tangible products that are sustainable, durable and future-oriented. Salamander has already been working successfully and in partnership with Söffge Bauelemente GmbH for 35 years. The company Söffge, founded in 1922, is one of the largest and most important window manufacturers in the private and commercial sector with its 60 employees.
Awarded the Sustainability Prize 2020
Sustainability is a tradition and system at Salamander. This lived environmental friendliness begins with the careful design of the products and their resource-saving production as well as the responsible use of raw materials and energy.
Taking into account ecological, economic and social responsibility, Salamander was awarded the renowned Sustainability Prize 2020 by "Deutschland Test" and "Focus Money" in a representative survey.
Healthy family business: Salamander Industrie-Produkte sets the course for a future of strong growth
Salamander Industrie-Produkte GmbH has secured its financing for the next five years and adapted it to its growth strategy. The group of companies is thus in a rock solid position and is optimally aligned for the future.
Salamander appreciates employees for outstanding performance with food truck
The extrusion company of Salamander Industrie-Produkte GmbH has managed to increase productivity by +30% through internal optimisation. For this reason, the management has organised a FlyIN Barbeque food truck as a sign of appreciation for the willingness to change and the commitment of Salamander employees.
Art object "Overview & foresight" successfully installed at Salamander headquarters in Türkheim
On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the Salamander Group, the company commissioned a work of art in the form of a sculpture in 2017. In order to promote the artists of the home region, an artist competition was announced. The artist Stefan Beuter won the competition with the artwork "Bewegte Sicht".
Salamander Window & Door Systems continues to invest in the location in Poland
At the beginning of August two new silos for Salamander in Wloclawek were delivered and installed. The implementation is part of the investment plans to expand the mixing unit and increase production capacity.
SALAMANDER CUSTOMERS EXPERIENCE ADDED VALUE AT ZAK IN INDIA
At the ZAK in Mumbai/India, the owner-managed Salamander Industrie-Produkte Group showcased smart, integrated product solutions combined with strong services. The overall package, which is tailored to the Indian market, offers real added value for window manufacturers, project engineers and real estate purchasers.
SALAMANDER WOWS VISITORS AT FESQUA TRADE FAIR IN BRAZIL
With a product range aligned with the international market, Salamander exhibited for the first time at FESQUA in São Paulo/Brazil, the most important trade fair for construction technology and Latin America’s largest exhibition in the window and door sector. The owner-managed Salamander Industrial Products Group focused its presence at the trade fair on profile systems for windows, doors and sliding elements, especially developed for the Latin American market.
SALAMANDER SETS MILESTONES IN INDIA AND BRAZIL
Salamander continues to develop its presence in the Indian and Brazilian market and is taking strides forward in aquiring new markets.
SUCCESSFUL PRESENTATION AT THE FENSTERBAU FRONTALE 2018 EXHIBITION
With innovative new products, market-oriented advanced developments in the profile industry, and the newly designed, customer-focused app “SIPortal”, Salamander presented itself in top form to professional visitors from at home and abroad at Fensterbau Frontale. This 100 year-old company with rich traditions has therefore set its course for an efficient and process-oriented future, where Salamander Industrie-Produkte GmbH shall continue its success story.
SALAMANDER CONTINUOUSLY EXPANDS FUTURE-ORIENTED SYSTEM BRÜGMANN BLUEVOLUTION 82
Salamander developed an extremely easy-to-process profile series for its partners in the high-quality, energy-saving profile system Brügmann bluEvolution 82. With the continuous expansion of the assortment of products and accessories, Salamander Industrie-Produkte GmbH has taken a consistent and process-oriented approach.
SALAMANDER STRENGTHENS ITS CUSTOMERS IN THE GROWTH MARKET OF LIFT AND SLIDE DOORS WITH PATENTED SECURITY TECHNOLOGY
Salamander presents major enhancements to security technology with fitting-independent RC 2 technology also in surface refinement with its latest lift and slide door, evolutionDrive: HST at fensterbau frontale. The impressive lift and slide presented by Salamander Industrie-Produkte GmbH is part of a consistent and process-oriented overall approach.
SALAMANDER PRESENTS INNOVATIVE AND MODULAR INDUSTRY 4.0 IMPLEMENTATION APPROACH FOR HIGH PERFORMANCE PARTNERSHIP WITH WINDOW FABRICATORS
Salamander presents the innovative and modular Industry 4.0 implementation approach for the first time at fensterbau frontale. Not least, the functionalities on the website and on a mobile app of Salamander Industrie-Produkte GmbH are expanded consistently and in a process oriented manner.
SALAMANDER AT FENSTERBAU FRONTALE 2018: WELCOME FUTURE!
In keeping with the motto ‘Welcome to the Future’ Salamander will be present at this year’s fensterbau frontale in Nuremberg with a newly designed, modern stand, plus other innovative developments in the Salamander world of profiles, on an exhibition area of over 600 m².
SALAMANDER CONVINCES AT TRADE FAIRS IN INDIA – SUCCESSFUL PRESENTATION OF THE NEWLY DEVELOPED WINDOW AND DOOR SYSTEMS
Salamander scored at two consecutive events in India with an innovative range of products and a modern trade fair presence. The ZAK Doors & Windows leading trade fair, which took place from 7 - 10 December in Mumbai, and the Acetech architecture trade fair organised in October in Bangalore proved to be ideal communication platforms. At both trade fairs, Salamander focused on the new profile systems for windows, doors and sliding elements developed specially for the Indian market.
SALAMANDER FOUNDS A SALES AND LOGISTICS COMPANY IN BRAZIL – OLIVER LEGGE APPOINTED MANAGING DIRECTOR
As part of the internationalisation strategy which is currently being implemented, Salamander has founded a distribution and logistics company in Brazil, for which Oliver Legge, as an experienced sales professional in the South American window profile market, will be responsible. alamander thus opens up new growth markets.