EVDK ranks Lucite International as No.1 Supplier

EVDK, an association of independent plastics distributors in Germany has recognised Lucite International as its number one supplier. EVDK supports its member companies by providing them with advice on strategic direction, supply negotiation and defining optimum products for the German market. It has been involved in evaluating and recommending Perspex® since the 1990’s and has […]

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Lucite International Joins Engineering for Growth Partnership

  Lucite International (LI) is partnering with the Royal Academy of Engineering’s Engineering for Growth campaign to highlight the massive contribution engineering makes to innovation and the UK economy. The company is collaborating with other leading technology firms, engineering bodies, and the government to demonstrate the economic impact and societal benefits delivered by engineering, which contributes […]

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Continued Commitment to Safety

In April, Ian Lambert CEO Lucite International (LI) wrote about subtle signs of market optimism in his first article for the LI blog. As we enter the third quarter of the year, these remain but trading conditions around the world continue to be challenging. “Concerns about the Eurozone debt crisis, and its subsequent impact on […]

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Ferrari Store, London features Perspex® Fluorescent

One of Perspex Distribution Ltd‘s London-based fabricators, Denny Plastics, was commissioned to work alongside London’s best emerging architects as part of the RIBA London Regent Street Windows Project. Based on the theme of ‘play’ they used Perspex® Fluorescent to mould car profiles for Ferrari’s Regent Street flagship store. Steve Kettle of Denny Plastics said: “The Perspex® range gave us great freedom […]

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Fashion Designers Clearly Love the LuciteLux® and Perspex® brands

LuciteLux® or Perspex® accessories (depending on which side of the Atlantic ocean you happen to be) are taking this year’s fashion industry by storm. Luxury brands like Christian Louboutin, Alexander McQueen, Gucci, Givenchy, Chanel and Alexis Bittar are leading the trend with high street brands in close pursuit. Among the popular designs seen on the […]

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New ‘Color my Spa’ Design Tool

While some manufacturers talk a good color story, at Lucite International color is part of our DNA and has remained a passion throughout our 75-year heritage. Recently we enhanced our impressive color story by adding the exciting new ‘Color my Spa‘ feature to our website. With the US summer coaxing the winter-weary outdoors, spas and […]

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LuciteLux® Wins Again at SEGD in San Francisco

The LuciteLux® team are celebrating again after winning “Best Booth” at SEGD in San Francisco just a few weeks after LuciteLux® Impressions was voted Best in Show at Global Shop in Chicago. The annual event run by the Society for Environmental Graphic Design (SEGD) is the only international conference focused on communication design for the […]

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Exquisite Craftsmanship to mark Diamond Jubilee

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations in 2012 brought together two British companies with a shared passion for craftsmanship, precision and innovation. They have now completed a magnificent, floor-standing clock in Perspex® Clear cast acrylic, which now resides in the Queen’s London residence, Buckingham Palace. Zone Creations has a long, established history of […]

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Better Together

It is four years since Lucite International (LI) became a part of Mitsubishi Rayon Corporation Ltd (MRC) on the 28 May 2009. In that time the businesses have come closer together, growing ever stronger and further strengthening the position as the world’s largest supplier of MMA, the essential building block for all acrylics. At LI […]

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Taiwan Students Showcase Acrylic Design Skills

More than 1200 young design students from Taiwan showcased their innovative approach towards the use of acrylics in the 12th Acrylic Creative Design Contest organised by Kaohsiung Monomer Company (KMC), a joint venture company created by Lucite International and China Petroleum Development Company. Earlier this month the competition culminated in 23 students celebrating awards for […]

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