Shaws Fireclay Sink Featured at ICFFROHL will exhibit at ICFF, the premier North American global Design Showcase, in May at the Javits Center in New York City. No longer just contemporary furnishings, ICFF features what’s best and what’s next in capital “D” Design with particular emphasis on global influence. ROHL plans to showcase a carefully curated collection of authentic design solutions for the kitchen and bath, including the Shaws Fireclay Kitchen Sink. Introduced in 1897 by Shaws of Darwen, England, every Shaws Original fireclay sink is still hand poured, shaped, and stamped with the name of the artisan who created it. These authentic apron sinks resist acid, alkali, scratches and impact, making them as versatile and durable today as they were a century ago.
Balfrey & Johnston – New Rep AgencyROHL is pleased to announce Balfrey & Johnston, Inc. as its newest manufacturer representatives. Company principal George Johnston, VP of Sales, Dan McClary, Showroom Sales Manager, Jeffrey Johnston and Patrick Tanner, Sales Representative (Western and Northern Michigan), will represent the Michigan territory for ROHL. This new partnership will help emphasize the ROHL brand and its sales strategies in the Michigan region.
ROHL Assigns New Director of MarketingTo help push its communications tactics and key marketing initiatives, ROHL has appointed Tracy Haugh as the company’s new Director of Marketing. Haugh comes to ROHL with more than 20 years of experience in driving brand awareness and communications. She will work out of ROHL headquarters in Irvine, CA and report directly to Skip Johnson, Sr. V.P. Marketing & Channel Sales.
ROHL Perrin & Rowe® Shaving Mirror featured in “Soaking in Style”Continuing to be distinguished in kitchens and baths from around the world, ROHL was recently featured in the January/February issue of Veranda. “Soaking in Style” highlighted the ROHL Perrin & Rowe® Edwardian Shaving Mirror. Check back for more coverage of ROHL.
ROHL Featured in House Beautiful Bath of the MonthROHL was featured in the February issue of House Beautiful Bath of the Month. Designer, Susan Bednar Long, featured ROHL Country Bath Tub Filler in Polished Nickel, Perrin & Rowe® Edwardian Shower System and Acqui Wall Mount Bridge Faucet in Polished Chrome in her Connecticut home. Stay tuned for more coverage on ROHL.
Perrin & Rowe® Deco Collection PreviewDrawing inspiration from some of London’s most lavish hotels and infamous art deco inspired buildings built during the early 1900s, the new Perrin & Rowe® Deco Bath Collection from ROHL is ideal for the consumer looking to bring an artistic flair to the home bath. The Collection features faucets, tub fillers, shower kits and accessories.
*Available Q2 2015
ROHL Launches “Auth Lux since 1983” Blog
ROHL has officially launched its “Auth Lux since 1983” blog. Recognizing all things authentic luxury, the blog focuses on superior kitchen and bath products from all around the world. To view the blog, click here.
ROHL Wins Best of KBIS Bath – Silver AwardThe new ROHL Michael Berman Graceline™ C-Spout Widespread Lavatory Faucet in Satin Gold secured the win for one of the industry’s biggest awards at the 2015 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS). A definite showstopper at this year’s show, the Graceline™ was awarded the Best of KBIS Bath – Silver Award. Designed exclusively for ROHL by acclaimed designer, Michael Berman, the Graceline™ features sleek lines and industrial details. Thumb depressions on the handles and “knurling” banded escutcheons add a hint of glamour.
ROHL Wins Interior Design Best of Year Award – HonoreeInterior Design Magazine has honored ROHL with a Best of Year Honoree Award for its Modern Architectural Side Lever Stainless Steel PRO Pull-Down Kitchen Faucet. Authentically crafted in New Zealand, this faucet is distinguished by its sleek lines and tall, arched spout. With a stainless steel finish, this faucet has a divine look when combined with the ROHL Luxury Stainless Steel Sink Collection.
The Interior Design BOY Awards are awarded annually and are considered one of the industry’s preeminent design competitions, recognizing superior interior design products and projects.
ROHL Honored with Crystal Vision Award
In recognition of its outstanding commitment to helping families stricken by poverty throughout the United States, international aid organization, World Vision
has awarded ROHL
its annual Crystal Vision Award. The award was presented at the 2015 Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS) in Las Vegas, Nevada, January 20, 2015. ROHL is a longtime supporter of World Vision Storehouse, having donated kitchen and bath faucets and fixtures for distribution to those in need since 2011.
ROHL Introduces ROHL Water Appliance Quiz
You might be surprised to learn that up to 60% of our time in the kitchen is spent at the sink and faucet. In fact, it may be the most used appliance in your kitchen. That’s why we call it the ROHL® Water Appliance™. With all of the options available in the market, determining which water appliance works best for both your lifestyle and design taste can be a little daunting. To find the most elegant solution for your lifestyle, ROHL has created the ROHL® Water Appliance™ Quiz. Click here
to find out if you’re a Suburban Splendor or a Socialite.
ROHL to Exhibit at Architectural Digest Home Design Show
ROHL will be exhibiting at the Architectural Digest Home Design Show (Booth #441) to showcase their newest product introductions. This is the first time ROHL will exhibit at the show which is held, March 19-22, 2015, at Piers 92 & 94 on 55th Street at Twelfth Avenue New York City. ROHL will be part of the reFRESH section of the show which offers the largest collection of luxury and premium kitchen, bath and building products in North America. For more information, please click here
ROHL to Launch Blog: Auth Lux Since 1983
ROHL is thrilled to announce the launch of a blog that will explore all things authentic luxury for the kitchen and bath. Appropriately titled, “Auth Lux Since 1983,” the blog will officially launch at KBIS 2015. In the meantime, we want to hear what you feels embodies authentic luxury. Snap a picture of what you feels embodies authentic luxury, tag it #AuthLux1983 and share it on Instagram (@rohlfaucets). You could win a special prize from ROHL! For more information or to be considered as a guest contributor to the blog, email email@example.com
ROHL Holds Special Event at WestEdgeDuring October 16-19, ROHL exhibited at WestEdge Design Fair in Santa Monica, CA at the Barker Hangar in booth #532. On the opening day of the show, which was also the VIP/Trade Day, ROHL hosted an in-booth event with Architectural Digest to celebrate the launch of “AuthLux Since 1983,” the new ROHL blog, as well as a host of other new debuts in booth like the Graceline Series in the ROHL Michael Berman American Moderne Collection.
Introducing: The Culinary Connoisseur
For the “professional” at-home chef, this water appliance boasts striking stainless steel for easy prep and clean up. A true lover of all things culinary, this owner appreciates a modern, streamlined style. To see more of this water appliance, please click here
ROHL Featured in House Beautiful Kitchen of the MonthROHL continues to be featured in prominent kitchens and baths across the country. Most recently, ROHL was featured in the House Beautiful September Kitchen of the Month. In a new layout, the ROHL presence was expanded to show the ROHL Perrin & Rowe® Kitchen Bridge Faucet with Sidespray in detail. Stay tuned for more great coverage of ROHL.
ROHL attends DPHA Conference
During October 16-18, 2014, ROHL attended the Decorative Plumbing & Hardware Association Conference to showcase its latest designs and take part in conversations to lead the industry forward. In addition to exhibiting, ROHL was proud to sponsor the show’s reception as well as a special presentation given by Dave Nelsen of Dialog Consulting. Nelsen’s presentation, “Social Media for Decorative Plumbing and Hardware Showrooms That Generate the ROI Showroom Owners Expect and Deserve,” was held in the afternoon on Friday, October 17, 2014. For more information, please click here.
Introducing: Suburban SplendorWhether for a family of four or empty nesters, there’s a ROHL® Water Appliance™ to match every lifestyle. Take Suburban Splendor for example - from track meets to ballet recitals, this family is always on the go, and their ideal water appliance is a combination of function and charm. Every component, especially the filter faucet, ensures that this family always has fresh, clean water on tap. See more water appliances in the upcoming issue of KBDN.
See Michael Berman Graceline at WestEdge Design FairThe ROHL Michael Berman Graceline Series draws its inspiration from the ocean liners of the 1930s. Once considered the epitome of modern splendor, these sleek, stately vessels are represented in the long, graceful arch of the faucet’s spout, and are coupled with dial-shaped handles—a design which is reminiscent of the cleats found on the ship’s deck which are used to attach mooring lines. Take a glamorous trip back to the American Moderne movement with ROHL in booth #532 at the WestEdge Design Fair, October 16-19 in Santa Monica, CA.
Experience the Essence of European LuxuryROHL is taking its Jewel Collection on the road, inspiring designers to turn the powder room, master bath, or guest bath into a luxurious oasis, epitomizing European luxury. During October 6-10, ROHL and Oliver Jörger will present the ROHL Jörger Collection to a series of designers and media in the United States. This “roadshow” comes at a time when sparkling accents and striking color combinations are sought after by designers to transform the powder room into a shimmering oasis. Stay tuned for more exciting news about the Jörger Collection leading up to the event.
Uncover Striking Design
Prominently featured on the northern side of the Piazza del Duomo in Milan, the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, connects to the Piazza della Scala. Built in the late 1800s by Giuseppe Mengoni and covered by a dome constructed from glass and cast iron – its structural integrity and beauty is a sight to behold. To uncover striking Italian design with ROHL on Pinterest, click here
ROHL Perrin & Rowe® Transitional Bath Featured in KBDN
The new ROHL Perrin & Rowe® Transitional Bath Collection was recently featured on the digital site for KBDN, forresidentialpros.com. Noted as “a modern interpretation of classic design” with “slim, tapered lever and cross handles” this shower is authentically crafted in Great Britain. The entire Collection is available in Polished Chrome, Polished Nickel and Satin Nickel. To see the clip, click here
Function & Elegance for Every Kitchen
On average, the sink, faucet and its complementary accessories, are used ten to thirty times daily. That’s more use than most other kitchen appliances experience in a week, which makes the “water appliance” concept one that is driven by function for the lifestyles it serves. Every component has been resolved. From the foundational sink to a complete portfolio of kitchen faucets and accessories The ROHL® Water Appliance™ can be tailored to meet your needs. Explore our featured “water appliance” by clicking here
Create an Outdoor Kitchen
No matter where you live, summer is the perfect time of year to take advantage of outdoor entertaining spaces. Today’s outdoor kitchens are equipped with state-of-the-art grills, appliances and fixtures, making them a focal point of any outdoor entertaining space. The key to designing an outdoor kitchen is to first think about how the space will be used in order to best meet your needs. Click here
to learn more about creating the ultimate outdoor space.
Structural Integrity with Steel Simplicity
Handcrafted in Italy, the ROHL Luxury Stainless Steel Sink Collection is specifically designed for those seeking structural integrity with steel simplicity. Unlike traditional stainless steel sinks, ROHL sinks are constructed of professional grade stainless steel. Crafted with a unique tangent edge, these sinks are easy to clean and feature a “quiet coat” that reduces splash-back sound. Learn more about the Collection by clicking here
What we’re reading
Summer is a great time to catch up on leisure reading and find the inspiration for your fall or spring remodeling project, redecorating your bedroom or your next dinner party. To see a few of the titles we’re turning the pages of this summer, simply click here
ROHL Featured in Rebecca Reynolds Kitchen Design
ROHL was recently featured as part of a feature in New England Home. Rebecca Reynolds, Owner/Designer, New Canaan Kitchens and co-founder of The Kitchen Design Network, designed a breathtaking kitchen featuring two ROHL Perrin & Rowe® Faucets. To see the full clip, click here
ROHL Attends FutureGreen
Mark Rohl, Eastern Regional President, ROHL, recently attended the Interior Design FutureGreen forum. Futuregreen is a one-day, intensive forum focusing on one common goal: envisioning the future of sustainable hospitality. Futuregreen provides a platform bringing together designers, brands, owners, and manufacturers with the mission of leading the hospitality industry to positively impact the environment and society. ROHL attended, for the third time, to be a part of the conversation and demonstrate its commitment to bringing sustainable solutions to market. Photography by Keith Claytor/Timefrozen.
ROHL Featured at Fairmont Bungalows
Robb Report Home & Style recently took on the project of updating the Bungalows at the Fairmont Miramar in Santa Monica, California. Also part of the collaboration was Los Angeles-based interior designer, Michael Berman, who also designed a collection for ROHL. Given his relationship with ROHL, Berman selected ROHL products to be a part of the redesign. ROHL provided a number of products from the ROHL Michael Berman Collection to be featured in the bathroom. Stay tuned for more on this amazing collaboration.
Re-Imagine Your Outdoor Kitchen
The “water appliance” is core to any outdoor kitchen – and at the core of the “water appliance” is the foundational element: the sink. From commercial grade stainless steel and artisanal fireclay sinks to handcrafted faucets that are both durable and beautiful, ROHL offers a variety of options to suit any outdoor design aesthetic. Explore more about the ROHL Sink Collection by clicking here.
Explore the ROHL® Water Appliance™
Take a deeper dive into the ROHL® Water Appliance™ and explore all the components that make up our featured “water appliance” this month by clicking here.
Save the Date: WestEdge 2014
Join us October 16-19, 2014 at the Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, California for WestEdge. This four-day event that offers the best in modern design, all in an environment designed to engage, entertain and inspire. In addition, attendees gain insight from leading names in the design industry with a full series of educational programs and special events. ROHL will exhibit in space #433. Stay tuned for details on special ROHL events and product introductions at WestEdge.
ROHLCall Now Available Online
The latest edition of ROHLCall is filtration focused. To view the latest issue, please click here.
Behind the Scenes at Perrin & Rowe®
ROHL recently took a trip to Great Britain to document the artisan craft that goes into the products that ROHL and Perrin & Rowe® offer. Go behind the scenes and meet the artisans who have spent their lives perfecting a timeless craft.
In the words of Lou Rohl, "There’s something intrinsic that goes to what makes Perrin & Rowe® truly special – the craftsmanship, the heritage. I think that the people love this product because it speaks to an inner beauty within all of us."
To view the short documentary film, please click here.
Recharge, Refresh, Reconnect at NeoCon
Please join us on Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at the ROHL Suite 163 in the Design Resource Center at the Chicago Merchandise Mart during NeoCon. Come prepared to recharge with charging stations, refresh with a glass of wine or a light bite and reconnect with ROHL at the contract industry’s biggest event – NeoCon 2014. To RSVP, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Authentic Luxury, Modern Style
Clean lines, sophisticated styling – all apparent in the ROHL Modern Collection of product solutions. Shown to the left, a modern "water appliance" from ROHL, with a ROHL Luxury Stainless Steel Sink, ROHL Perrin & Rowe® Mimas Contemporary Single Hole Faucet with "C" Spout and Sidespray, and complementary accessories all integrated to ensure that the most used "appliance" in the kitchen offers full range of function, with modern style.
ROHL Announces New Regional Sales Managers
ROHL, one of the most recognized luxury brands in the kitchen and bath industry, is pleased to announce two additions to the ROHL Sales Team: Peter Raleigh, Eastern Regional Sales Manager and Vik Szemerei, Western Regional Sales Manager. Both will be responsible to grow and manage their respective sales teams and continue to drive the growth of the ROHL brand.
Explore the Luxury of British Design
ROHL is proud to celebrate classic, authentic British elegance with its Perrin & Rowe® and Shaws Collections. Authentic craftsmanship, unrivaled manufacturing and unsurpassed technology are just some of the hallmarks of ROHL collections hailing from Great Britain. Explore British design inspiration with us on Pinterest by clicking here.
ROHL Hosts NKBA Chapter Meeting
ROHL recently hosted over 40 kitchen and bath designers in its LuxeHome Showroom in the Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL. Guest speaker John Scott led the discussion, and the meeting closed with a special CEU from ROHL on “Considerations for Choosing Kitchen Sinks.” Stay tuned to ROHLHome.com for upcoming CEUs and special events.
ROHL Modern Featured On Designer Blog
While ROHL is widely known for its more traditional designs, the portfolio for the “total home” also includes transitional and modern product solutions. Recently, Interior Designer Donna Vining featured the ROHL Modern Architectural Side Lever Pull-Down Kitchen Faucet (LS59L-2) on her blog. To see the full post, please click here.
ROHL Invests in Perrin & Rowe®, Mayfair, London
ROHL LLC, the marketers of authentically crafted, luxury faucets, fixtures and accessories for kitchens, baths and luxury hotels and resorts, has acquired a 50% share in the Perrin & Rowe® of Mayfair manufacturing in Great Britain. Perrin & Rowe® will continue crafting and manufacturing unrivaled brassware for kitchens and baths exclusively in the UK. See the full release here.
ROHL LIVE from KBIS 2014
Earlier in 2014, ROHL attended the Kitchen & Bath Industry Show (KBIS), engaging show attendees with its latest product introductions. Headlining in the ROHL booth was the innovative "water appliance" concept. Those in attendance explored the varying styles and components of The ROHL® Water Appliance™ and how it is changing the way designers think about planning kitchens. Watch a recap of the show with Lou Rohl, CEO/Managing Partner, by clicking here.
Go Glam on Pinterest
Inspired by the glamorous age of the United States in the 20s, 30s and 40s - the ROHL Michael Berman line was designed for function, and inspired by glam. To celebrate, we're pinning all things that represent the inspiration behind the line and these time periods in history. Join us on Pinterest.
Fresh Water on Fresh Home
ROHL Perrin & Rowe® Filtration featuring Triflow® Technology was recently featured coming out of KBIS 2014 on Fresh Home. Noted as a “top trend” the filtration system was highlighted for its integrated capabilities. See the full clip here.
ROHL Hospitality at HD
ROHL will showcase its hospitality product solutions at the 2014 Hospitality Design Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada at Mandalay Bay, May 14-16, 2014. Stop by booth #1965 to see the latest from ROHL. For a media appointment, please email email@example.com.
See ROHL at ICFF
Please join us May 17-20, 2014 at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair. ROHL will exhibit its latest modern solutions for the Total Home in Booth #1933 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York, New York. For a media appointment, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.