After several years of development work, Gabriel A/S is now ready to launch an environmentally friendly alternative to the PU foam widely used in furniture and mattresses around the world. The new padding material is exceptionally user-friendly, 100 per cent recyclable, and resistant to bacteria.
About Gabriel A/S
Gabriel is one of Europe's leading suppliers of furniture textiles. The company’s headquarters are located in Aalborg, Denmark, where the company develops textiles for furniture manufacturers throughout the world. In FY 10/11 Gabriel achieved revenues of DKK 242.6 million (up 10% compared with 09/10) and an export share of 91% (the same as 09/10).Gabriel textiles are used in three major business areas: Contract (offices, conference facilities, hospitals, etc.), Homes (chairs and upholstered furniture) and Transport (trains, planes, ships, etc.). In addition to a broad standard collection of 3,000 different textile units, Gabriel designs and develops individualized textile concepts in partnership with customers. The company has worked actively with quality optimization and environmental improvements for many years and eco-labeled textiles currently account for the majority of Gabriel's turnover.