Ceramiche Caesar

CAESAR CERAMICS | HISTORY

Since 1988 Caesar has been synonymous with porcelain stoneware

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1988 - Caesar foundation

The Gruppo Concorde, thanks to a strong belief in the potential of porcelain stoneware tiles, invested in the creation of a new company dedicated to the production of top-quality porcelain stoneware tiles for floors and walls, creating Ceramiche Caesar. The company, in an era when porcelain stoneware only represented the 3% of the Italian ceramic production, was equipped with avant-garde production machinery and, from the very start, distinguished itself thanks to the quality and colour intensity of its products.

1991 – Mosaic and Electrogres

Caesar immediately becomes a dynamic reality with ideas and technology that are always at the forefront of the industry and launches two exclusive patented products on the market: Caesar Mosaic and the Electrogres antistatic ceramic tiles.

1997 – CaesarUSA

Opening of a branch-office and depot in the USA.

1998 - ISO 14001

Caesar is the first producer of porcelain stoneware in the world to be awarded with the ISO 14001 certification for its environmental management system.

1999 - Millenarie collection

Caesar is the first company to launch a collection of porcelain stoneware tiles inspired by natural stones.

2004 – Ecolabel

Caesar is the first ceramic manufacturer in Italy to be awarded the prestigious Ecolabel certification for its products.

2007 – New corporate head-quarters

Caesar inaugurates the new head-quarters including modern offices and showroom: a place of work that is always open to customers and professionals of the sector.

2007 - Caesar Design Center

Caesar opens its Design Center in London, a point of reference for Architects and Designers looking for a partner capable of interpreting their projects.

2009 - LEED

Caesar’s commitment towards eco-sustainability grows stronger with the membership to the Green Building Council Italy. Caesar ceramic tiles become eligible for "LEED" building environmental certification.

2009 - European Ecolabel Communication Award

Ceramiche Caesar receives the ’European Ecolabel Communication Award 2009’ from the European Commission, recognition of the consistency and commitment of the company towards respect for the environment and for the socially responsible way the company is run.

2011 - CaesarTech

Creation of a Caesar department dedicated to planners and firms set up to give advice on the best technical solutions for porcelain stoneware flooring and cladding. In particular born AEXTRA20, porcelain stoneware for the outdoor in 20mm.

2012 - CaesarContractSolution

The company launches, at Cersaie 2012, a series of collections that complement the already existing broad range of Ceramiche Caesar porcelain stoneware tiles.

2012 - Green Economy Festival

Caesar becomes the main sponsor of the "Green Economy Festival" of the ceramic district, further evidence of the company’s commitment to safeguarding the environment.

2013 - Industrial Technology avant-garde

The technological renovation process involving Caesar’s entire production site is completed.

2015 - Inauguration of the showroom in London

CAESAR URBAN LAB Caesar inaugurated the new showroom in the heart of Clerkenwell in London with the aim of being a reference point for designers and specifiers, interested in the potential of porcelain for their projects.

2015 - slabs in large sizes

Project Evolution was born, the porcelain slabs up to 120x240cm format.

2016 - Inauguration showrooms in Paris

ESPACE DESIGN is the name of the new showroom that Caesar inaugurated in the French capital. A meeting place but also a meeting place and exchange in an elegant and functional environment

’ITALIAN TILE COMPETITION DESIGN AWARD’ PRIZES

This prestigious international award sets out to assess the projects of North-American architects and designers using Italian porcelain stoneware tiles.

• WINNER OF THE TILE DESIGN AWARD FOR THE ’COMMERCIAL CATEGORY’: 2002 - 2003 - 2007 - 2011
• WINNER OF THE TILE DESIGN AWARD FOR THE ’INSTITUTIONAL CATEGORY’: 2005 - 2006 - 2007 - 2011 -2012 - 2013
• WINNER OF THE TILE DESIGN AWARD FOR THE ’RESIDENTIAL CATEGORY’: 2008
• CAESAR HAS ALSO BEEN MENTIONED FOR HONOUR AWARDS OF THE CONTEST.

 

TODAY CAESAR, A COMPANY THAT IS PART OF THE GRUPPO CONCORDE, ONE OF THE LEADING CERAMIC TILE HOLDINGS IN THE WORLD, AND WITH AN ANNUAL PRODUCTION OF MORE THAN 6 MILLION SQUARE METERS OF PORCELAIN STONEWARE, EXPORTS ITS PRODUCTS TO MORE THAN 90 COUNTRIES AND HAS BRANCH-OFFICES IN ITALY, THE USA AND THE UK OFFERING A PRODUCT RANGE OF MORE THAN 4,000 ITEMS, WITH A THICKNESS RANGING UP TO 30MM, AVAILABLE IN 23 SIZES AND VARIOUS SURFACE FINISHES DESIGNED TO MEET DIFFERENT LIFESTYLES AND ARCHITECTURAL NEEDS.