Pianca & Partners brings together a network of companies to serve the contract sector around a new idea of total quality. It is a meeting place in the heart of Milan, dedicated to design project culture and consisting of Italian SMEs, leaders in their respective fields of expertise.
It was created out of Pianca’s experience in the contract sector, as a furniture systems and accessories specialist, and out of the desire to cultivate synergies between various companies in the furniture and construction chain.
Preserving the individual identities of all involved, we adopt a project development model based on flexibility, collaboration and economies of scale.
Pianca & Partners consists of companies whose complementary ranges combine tradition, innovation, fine craftsmanship and technology. These companies are well-established names in contract interior design, capable of satisfying the demands of a complex, varied sector.
Pianca & Partners is based in the 900 sq.m showroom designed by Calvi Brambilla in the heart of Milan’s Brera design district, in Via Porta Tenaglia 7N3.
It’s a space where you can discover our partner companies’ products and services, consult with qualified professionals and see what’s new in the sector.
A dedicated team will help customers pick the best solutions, developing customized projects to discover not only the products and systems, but also the technical and manufacturing companies who created them.
The Pianca & Partners Milan showroom aims to be an exciting location, with a calendar of events for professionals and furniture lovers, where the world of design takes centre stage. Talks, round tables, installations and exhibitions transform the spaces into a meeting place where contemporary design takes shape and the projects of tomorrow are created.
Pianca & Partners is a project promoted by Pianca in collaboration with: Agha, Alice Ceramica, Ardeco, Artesi, Barausse, Castaldi Light, Delta Dore, Diquigiovanni, Dorelan, Falmec, Florim, Garbelotto, K-array, KE, Londonart, Mareno, Margraf, Milani, Nahoor, Nord Resine, Oikos, Palazzani, Santo Passaia, Talenti, Vitrik.
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Agha manufactures showers enclosures and trays and was established in Sacile in 2010 with the aim to complete the Group’s offer for the entire bathroom environment. In the 14 collections of the brand, design and functionality take on countless configurations to match in the best way with Artesi and Ardeco’s bathroom furniture.
Alice Ceramica is based in Civita Castellana, 50 km northeast of Rome, Italy. Since 1998 we have been perfecting our production of Italian washbasins, WCs, bidets, bathtubs and shower trays, all rigorously made in-house in our factory located among the gorgeous Tuscia hills.
Ardeco brand was established in Vigonovo di Fontanafredda (PN) in 1993, with the aim of pursuing a multi-brand commercial strategy. An experimental approach to bathroom furnishings characterizes the company, especially concerning the colours and materials and in particular the metal finishes.
Artesi, the first company of the Group with the same name, was founded in 1990 in Sacile (PN) and soon became a well-known player in the bathroom furniture sector thanks to high-quality materials, certified manufacturing processes and a wide product range. The style ranges from a contemporary to a minimal one, with a marked design approach.
Since 1967 Barausse has specialised in the production of interior doors. The solutions for the separation of spaces, with high prestige and aesthetic value, aim to create environments where living is an exciting and comfortable experience. With many certifications and thirty years of experience in the contract sector, Barausse operates worldwide in the construction of luxury hotels, public facilities, residential buildings and private villas.
Castaldi has been an innovator since 1970s, becoming the pioneer of a new outdoor lighting concept. For some time now, Castaldi has been one of the major players in the upper echelons of the international market, capable of offering the widest range of lighting products, characterised by high performance, refined design and technological innovation.
Delta Dore, a French family-owned group with a strong international focus, is the pioneer in smart home and building solutions. Famed for its reliable product offering, the company develops open and secure technological solutions to support energy transition and greater personal comfort, both at home and in the workplace. Innovation has persistently been key to Delta Dore’s growth since its creation in 1970. The group has built on this impetus to anticipate the evolution of a fast-changing market and successfully transition from digital to connected objects, mobile applications and services for home and office occupants.
Since 1967, Diquigiovanni Srl produces and installs PVC and PVC/aluminium windows and doors in Italy and abroad. Our production is 100% Made in Italy and is a perfect mix of industrial efficiency and traditional craftsmanship with its attention to detail. Every solution is completely custom made as requested by the customer. All the products provide high thermal and acoustic insulation and burglar safety up to resistance class RC3.
Dnd produces door handles since 1968 and now puts its production know-how at the service of remarkable creativity, involving outstanding designers in a focus on style and functional quality, expanding the range of products to adapt to the world of interiors, between private and contract clients. Dnd is Made in Italy with pride, to create handles thanks to research that has to go into objects of small size.
Sleep well and feel at home even when you are away from home! This is possible thanks to the collection of Dorelan bed systems, designed and created for over 8,000 hotels, in Italy and abroad, who have chosen Dorelan for the rest of their guests. The Dorelan collection is dedicated to all the people who consider the sleep quality in their hotels the most important element of the guest experience and thus make their guests’ stays unforgettable. The excellence of Dorelan bed systems has been chosen by the best Italian and international hotel chains, to guarantee a rest in the name of well-being and maximum comfort.
Falmec was founded in 1981. An excellence of Made in Italy and of the Veneto Inox Valley, the company produces in its headquarter in Vittorio Veneto (Treviso, Italy) air solution systems – such as extractor hoods, integrated cooking systems and purified air systems. Solutions that satisfy the extraction needs, functionality and design for the quality of life at home.
An innate passion for beauty and great determination have led the brand to challenge clichés, succeeding in transforming what everyone calls tile into an element of design. A history of almost 60 years, rooted in the ceramic district of Sassuolo (MO), combines with an international trendsetting present, thanks to the leadership of Claudio Lucchese and a high-range product recognized in markets all over the world.
Since 1950, in the Garbelotto laboratories – leader in the production of wooden floors – passion and style seal a creative union between art, innovation and design.
The result is an infinite range of wooden floors and international patent, like Clip Up System, the revolutionary laying solution. All the products reveal a particular attention to nature and bio-building, as well as to the quality of raw materials and processes. Every single square meter of wooden floors is designed and produced in the plants in the province of Treviso, 100% Made in Italy.
K-array is a manufacturer of innovative pro audio solutions with global headquarters in Florence, Italy. Founded in 1990, the company concentrates its efforts in the revolutionary design and manufacture of highly-efficient audio systems that produce unparalleled performance. With an extensive catalog providing ultra-compact speaker solutions for small, medium and large-scale applications from live sound to fixed installations, K-array is designing unique audio solutions never dreamed of before.
KE outdoor solutions are designed with the purpose of creating the best possible mix of architectural forms, personal tastes and functional needs with aim to improve and add value to all existing outdoor spaces through aesthetic and technology. KE settles itself as world leader for the new worldwide trend of living more the outdoor spaces, removing all barriers and connecting perfectly humans with nature with its solutions.
Londonart is an Italian company producing exclusive wallpapers, based in Noventa Vicentina in the province of Vicenza, with showrooms in Milan and Miami. It is specialized in the production of exclusive wallpapers which are divided into multi-functional collections of indisputed aesthetic appeal, and also boasts numerous international projects in the contract and retail sectors. The flexible, agile brand has managed to establish itself with determination and character in the landscape of Made-in-Italy design, becoming a symbol of true excellence in the sector.
Mareno, known in Italy and abroad for the quality and reliability of its products, offers complete solutions for all types of professional catering. Innovative and sensitive to the evolution of food styles, Mareno supports consultants and professionals with extensive expertise in product and project design. The company is always ready and available to customize its offer with tailor made solutions.
Founded in 1906, Margraf is one of the leading companies in locating and processing natural stones. Quarrying blocks and turning them into slabs, providing a wide range of materials selected among hundreds of types of marble, working it according to a highly mechanized and technological process to meet the needs of each individual designer. These are the features which have turned Margraf into a real point of reference in the sector.
Milani has always focused on tailor-made products: a combination of creativity and technical skill that has always been the guide and the inspiration. Milani S.r.l. was created in 1975, inspired by the vision of Rino Milani and the creativity and sewing skills of his wife Luigina. A series of milestones have marked the company’s journey: from its first production centre, where the prototypes of the seats and sofas were developed, to the creation of Milani S.r.l. in 1997.
Nahoor, the result of the creative work of William Pianta reinterprets in the lighting segment, the great school of Italian lighting for both indoor and outdoor environments. Thanks to a process marked by multiple phases and artisanal and manual steps, it allows the creation of products with essential but intrinsically complex structures that take into account the needs of each individual customer for a “tailoring” service
Experience, passion and expertise in coatings: the nuances available in the collection of decorative resins for floors are refined and elegant. High performance, low thickness, seamless surfaces and contemporary colour options are the distinctive features of the resins, providing complete freedom of design. Furnishing solutions – tables, worktops, kitchens – lined with natural materials, such as clay or earth: Nord Resine makes it real.
Oikos has been manufacturing security doors in Gruaro, near Venice. The company is well-known in the national and international market as a leader in the high-end doors production. The company is characterized for the ability of mixing hand-made skills with an industrial organization, this peculiarity makes it able to create unique and advanced products. Oikos has been able to give the entrance a well-deserved architectural value.
Palazzani, thanks to its values of brand, quality, technology, design, and sustainability, is a world leader provider in tapware’s sector in full respect of the environment. The whole production cycle is entirely made in our factory in Casalmorano (Cr) and in our new 1000m2 showroom, you can see our whole production of taps, showers, ceramics and accessories provided with a technology that totally reflects Made in Italy concept.
Pianca was founded on one Italian family’s passion for the art of woodworking. Over time it has become a well-established brand that designs and manufactures furniture systems and accessories for the whole home, all strictly made in Italy. Pianca adopted an ambitious growth and internationalisation strategy for the retail and contract sectors years ago. Now the company is pushing towards the future, focussing on expertise, innovation and sustainability.
Santo Passaia: a long story whose beginning dates back to 1953. A story where tradition and innovation meet: the union between the decades-long experience of Passaia company and the continue search for new styles and emotions. Here new projects are brought to life and take shape: here is where vision, intuition and creativity converge, where opportunities are infinite and possibilities unlimited. Ideas grow and transform and thoughts become reality; aesthetic and functionality merge and give life to an exclusive and refined work of art.
Talenti is an Umbrian company specialized in the design and realization of outdoor furniture that combines elegance, functionality and quality. The collections, designed by international designers such as Ludovica + Roberto Palomba, Ramón Esteve, Marco Acerbis, Nicola De Pellegrini and Karim Rashid, offer perfect products for any contract environment and sophisticated solutions suitable for all needs.
In the Italian panorama of PDLC glass, Vitrik stands out for being a structured, specialized and technically prepared company that offers all the necessary guarantees. VK Design is a technological product treated with all the necessary guarantees, handmade but with an industrial production system that maximizes its functionality and aesthetic care. High degree of customization, development of each individual project together with the customer and after-sales service are further distinctive elements of Vitrik.