The Orange County Convention Center in Orlando hosted the KBIS, Kitchen & Bath Industry Show, from January 9 to 11. In conjunction with the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA), the event has been an interactive platform that has showcased the latest industry products, trends and technologies. The latest edition concluded a week ago, hosted more than 600 leading brands in the kitchen and bath industry, including over 100 new companies.
Some of them also received the Best of KBIS 2018 award in a ceremony held on the NKBA Presents KBISNeXT Stage sponsored by HomeAdvisor. Home appliances and smart home were among the protagonists of the show, as witnessed by the two awards received by Samsung Electronics which won the Best of Kitchen Silver with FlexWash + FlexDry and the Best of Smart Home Technology with its Front Load Washer with QuickDrive. Many other leading brands were present, as Gaggenau, Faber, Liebherr, Dacor and Bertazzoni, that brought a touch of color in its new Professional series of ranges in 30”, 36” and 48” widths.