Välinge signs a license for LVT
Välinge has signed a license agreement with the Chinese flooring producer Guang Dong Fu Lin Timber Technology Co., Ltd for use of Välinge's patented technologies for mechanical locking system in their LVT flooring products.
The Chinese flooring producer Guang Dong Fu Lin Timber Technology Co., Ltd. has signed a global, non exclusive, license agreement with Välinge allowing the company to start production and sales of vinyl flooring products such as Luxury Vinyl Tiles, LVT, utilizing a glueless mechanical 2G locking system, which is based on Välinge's patents.
The Välinge specific IP rights related to resilient flooring with priority from 2001 and together with the Mannington IP rights, describing a resilient floor with a mechanical locking system with priority from 1999, creates a very strong protection for any kind of LVT-floors with locking systems.
Välinge's locking systems, designed with a high locking angle, is very suitable for resilient materials and can offer a high pull out strength in combination with easy installation and cost efficiency.