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Gabarró organizes a training day on Egger PRO for professionals


Last Thursday, Gabarró Hermanos offered a Training Day for professionals on the range of Egger PRO laminate floors, at its headquarters in Polinyà (Barcelona). The event, attended by around sixty parquet designers, included the participation of David Cubedo, Egger's sales manager in the Iberian Peninsula, Ander Legat (Egger sales manager in the north) and Stephan Steinhagen, Egger's technical specialist.


Egger and Gabarró

The day began with a welcome from the Gabarró team and the members of Egger with the showing of a corporate video from the leading brand in which they reviewed the history of the company and its latest developments in laminate flooring.

Gabarró has in stock an extensive selection of different designs from the Egger PRO collection and the new Aqua Clic It! range. which has meant an evolution in laminate flooring.This innovative flooring has a specific sealing that allows it to be installed in humid spaces such as bathrooms and kitchens, a very useful feature both in the residential and hospitality sectors. Your Aqua CLIC It! connection systemmakes the ground waterproof. Thanks to its installation as a floating floor and the protection against swelling of the edges in combination with the waterproof surface and a central wood-based Quellstop anti-swelling wooden panel, it is protected against water penetration for 24 hours, according to the Nalfa Test.

Recently Gabarró has incorporated 8 new designs from this new range of the laminate flooring brand into its portfolio: specifically 5 new designs from the Classic 8/33 Range (EL1001 Gray Berdal Oak, EL1004 Natural Sheffield Acacia, EL1005 Honey Predaia Oak, EL1007 Honey Oak Sherman honey and EL1009 Natural Victoria Oak) and 3 new designs from the Large 8/32 Range (EL1007 Honey Sherman Oak, EL1009 Natural Victoria Oak and EL1012 Brown Sherman Oak).


Visit to the facilities

Next, Gabarró's commercial team, led by its director Alfonso Torres, offered a guided tour in several groups of the facilities, starting with the Showroom, a 300m² space designed especially for industrial clients and prescribers, where they can be inspired and learn about first hand all products in stock.

The professionals who attended the event were also able to visit the extensive warehouse of more than 12,000 m², with the different woods, classified according to their typology, as well as the drying and machining areas.

After the tour of the facilities, Egger's technical specialist, Stephan Steinhagen, offered a small masterclass to attendees on different installation methods and instructions for correct maintenance of Egger PRO laminate flooring. A demonstration during which professionals were able to clarify possible doubts.

Gabarró also offered a meal that served as a networking space between different professionals. The day, which took place in a relaxed atmosphere, ended with a raffle for a speaker and gifts for all attendees.