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25 Aug, 2014, 13:46 BST Desso Appoints 'Circle Economy' Founder Robert-Jan van Ogtrop to its Supervisory Board

In support of its long-term commitment to the circular economy, Desso, a leading global carpet and sports pitches company, has appointed Robert-Jan...


01 Apr, 2014, 09:32 BST Desso Backs Healthy Seas Initiative

As part of its ongoing commitment to making a positive impact on health and wellbeing and the environment, Desso, the global carpets, carpet tiles...


12 Mar, 2014, 10:35 GMT Improved Indoor Air Quality and Striking Design: New DESSO AirMaster® Ranges

Desso is providing architects, interior designers and consumers with the 'best of both worlds' with the extension of its patented DESSO AirMaster®...


06 Dec, 2013, 12:34 GMT EERSTE SCHOOL LEAST TAPIJT

NEDERLANDS ROC A12 IN EDE HEEFT INTERNATIONALE PRIMEUR Desso, een internationaal bedrijf van tapijten, tapijttegels en sportvelden, heeft de eerste...


30 Oct, 2013, 11:07 GMT Desso's Ode to the Senses 'Materials in Touch' Collection Launch

Celebrating textures, materiality and artisan skills Desso a global carpets, carpet tiles and sports pitches company has launched its latest...


29 Oct, 2013, 17:07 GMT United World College in Maastricht brings in DESSO AirMaster®

With the opening of the new campus, UnitedWorldCollege (UWC) in Maastricht has become one of the most sustainable new schools in the Netherlands....


01 Oct, 2013, 10:12 BST Desso® and De Lage Landen Join Forces to Offer Desso's Customers Circular Economy Leasing Model

Desso, a global carpets, carpet tiles and sports pitches company and De Lage Landen, a global provider of leasing, business and consumer finance...


09 Sep, 2013, 10:21 BST Desso® Participates in Circular Economy Debate at World Economic Forum's 'Summer Davos' in China

Desso, a leading global carpets, carpet tiles and sports pitches company is participating in discussions on the transition to the circular economy at ...


04 Jun, 2013, 12:43 BST DESSO Carpet in First Boeing 787 Dreamliners for European Market

European carpet manufacturer Desso has equipped the cabins of the first four of in total eight Boeing 787 Dreamliners with an especially for 787...


22 Apr, 2013, 17:26 BST Desso's Commercial and Consumer Carpets First Products to be Cradle to Cradle Certified[CM] Version 3.0

Desso, the European carpet and sports pitches company reached a new milestone as its commercial and consumer carpet products became the first in the...


10 Apr, 2013, 11:01 BST Desso's Commercial and Consumer Carpets First Products to be Cradle to Cradle Certified(CM) Version 3.0

Desso, the European carpet and sports pitches company reached a new milestone as its commercial and consumer carpet products became the first in the...


23 Jan, 2013, 10:42 GMT Desso Chairman Stef Kranendijk Attends Davos Summit 2013 to Make the Case for the Circular Economy

During January 23-27 2013, Stef Kranendijk, Chairman of the European carpet and sports pitches company Desso, will be speaking at the World Economic...


21 Nov, 2012, 10:01 GMT Exeter Business School Publish New Case Study on How Desso is Closing the Loop

Exeter Business School, ranked 2nd for business studies by the Sunday Times and creator of the innovative One Planet MBA programme with the World...


04 Oct, 2012, 16:11 BST Appointment of Alexander Collot d'Escury as CEO of Desso

On October 1st, 2012 Alexander Collot d'Escury took up his new role as CEO of Desso Holding BV ('Desso'), the European carpet and sports systems...


02 Oct, 2012, 11:41 BST Appointment of Alexander Collot d'Escury as CEO of Desso

- With Photo On October 1st, 2012 Alexander Collot d'Escury took up his new role as CEO of Desso Holding BV ('Desso'), the European carpet and sports ...


25 Sep, 2012, 16:33 BST DESSO's Circles of Architects® Welcomes Top Mexican Interior Architects

EDITION OF CO-CREATION INITIATIVE Leading European carpet manufacturer Desso welcomed a group of top architects from Mexico to a session of the...


21 Sep, 2012, 10:35 BST Stef Kranendijk, CEO Desso, Leads Debate at IMD on Desso's Cradle to Cradle® Business Model

Desso's ground-breaking Cradle to Cradle® business strategy will be the subject of discussion at a two-day conference for members of IMD's Corporate...


30 May, 2012, 10:10 BST Desso Wins Guardian Sustainable Business Award for Waste and Recycling

On May 29, Desso, a leading European carpet and sports surfaces company won the 2012 Guardian Sustainable Business Award for the Waste and Recycling...


21 May, 2012, 10:22 BST Stef Kranendijk, Desso CEO, to Present at Debate on Sustainability in the Sports Business at LBS Global Leadership Summit 2012

 Desso, the manufacturer of hybrid natural grass pitches at leading sports stadiums across the world as well as business and consumer carpets, will...


26 Apr, 2012, 09:16 BST Desso Highlights the Danger of Particulate Matter at World Asthma Day 2012

Asthma Affects Around 300 Million People Worldwide On 1 May 2012 - World Asthma Day - the European carpet manufacturer Desso will be highlighting a...


23 Apr, 2012, 17:08 BST Asthma Affects Around 300 Million People Worldwide

Desso highlights the danger of particulate matter at World Asthma Day 2012 On 1 May 2012 - World Asthma Day - the European carpet manufacturer Desso...


12 Apr, 2012, 08:00 BST Desso Receives 'Red Dot Product Design' Award

"Carpet line 'Visions of' has elaborate and innovative product design" European carpet manufacturer Desso has received a 'red dot product design'...


05 Mar, 2012, 14:04 GMT Appointment of Alexander Collot D'Escury as new CEO

Current CEO Stef Kranendijk Becomes Chairman Effective October 1, 2012 Effective October 1, 2012, Stef Kranendijk will step down as Chief Executive...


13 Feb, 2012, 11:24 GMT Report Claims $630 Billion Savings Business Opportunity in EU by Moving to Circular Economy

Desso Featured as One of the First-Movers Desso, the European carpet and sports pitch manufacturer, featured in a major new study launched at the...


17 Jan, 2012, 09:23 GMT DESSO Launches Patterns@Play: Giving Identity to Large Spaces

New Innovative CARPETECTURE® Collection Leading European carpet manufacturer Desso adds a new collection to its CARPETECTURE® concept: Patterns@Play. ...