Olympic Gold Medalist Brian Boitano, Celebrity Designer Erinn V. Team Up to Chat all things Design at Baldwin Booth
NEW YORK, May 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Baldwin® Hardware, a leading brand of the Hardware & Home Improvement (HHI) division of Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (SPB), is offering ICFF attendees a show-stopping experience with its new luxury tech smart security offerings on display at booth 2465. Olympic Gold Medalist Brian Boitano made a special appearance on Sunday, May 19th to discuss his love of design and all things Baldwin. Boitano installed Baldwin Hollywood Hills by Erinn V., on his newly renovated San Francisco home and will be serving up “The Hollywood Hills” signature cocktail to the media in the Baldwin booth. He will be joined by Celebrity Designer Erinn Valencich on Monday May 20th to share their thoughts on current design trends, the inspiration behind Hollywood Hills, and why Boitano selected this collection for his home renovation.
“It’s an honor to have both Brian Boitano and Erinn V. in the Baldwin booth at ICFF this year. Erinn is such an influential designer, with an eye for the newest trends, and Brian is full of ideas and passion for design,” said PJ Rosch, senior brand manager for Baldwin Hardware. “They will be sharing their love of design with our show attendees, who will be stunned by the luxury collections Baldwin is launching. Consumers want a connected, smart home, and they aren’t willing to sacrifice security or style. Baldwin offers both: Beautifully crafted Baldwin collections that meet the discerning demands of luxury design, while offering the technology to seamlessly integrate with even the smartest of smart homes.”
Baldwin Style Selector Experience
Officially launching at ICFF, Baldwin’s new Style Selector provides an immersive experience in luxury style and design. It’s another tool offered by Baldwin to help consumers explore luxury style and design and determine which Baldwin collection is right for their own aesthetic.
Users are guided through a series of online experiences where they identify the style that best represents them. These experiences include fashion, accessories, footwear, furniture and more, allowing Baldwin’s design team to best identify which style represents the individual most accurately. To learn what your signature style is, visit www.baldwinhardware.com/inspiration/style-selector.
Hollywood Hills Evolved
The evolution of luxury hardware, Evolved is Baldwin’s iconic electronic offering. It exceeds the architectural standards of Baldwin customers with its handcrafted design and allows users to easily lock and unlock doors via their smartphone and the Kevo mobile app. The easy-to-use app provides eKeys for remote access, real-time access history and remote unlocking abilities.
While maintaining beautiful aesthetics, Evolved’s streamlined design easily conceals the technology in a smart, sleek interior design that is 60 percent smaller than other electronic products on the market. By leveraging Bluetooth technology, Evolved offers an easy Touch-to-open™ solution in 19 handleset styles and three deadbolts. Choose from 17 Baldwin finishes for a customizable look. Smart technology meets bold design with Baldwin Evolved.
Beautifully Baldwin, the new TouchScreen combines SecureScreen™ and Z-Wave technology with bold Baldwin design to create a simple electronic solution. Available as Stand Alone or with Z-Wave to provide maximum choices. Simply activate the screen with your fingertips and enter a four- to eight-digit code for easy unlocking. Additionally, the one-touch locking capability provides for quick departures requiring no key or code to lock the door. Baldwin TouchScreen allows you to program up to 16 user codes (30 for Z-Wave) for family, guests and service professionals.
In true Baldwin fashion, the new Touchscreen electronic offering is available in in two deadbolt styles, Minneapolis and Boulder, and in 17 finishes. It can be paired with three coordinating handleset grips for a signature look. With a personalized code, you can easily enter your home with the convenience of keyless entry, and the back-lit keypad provides increased visibility. It features patented SecureScreen™ technology to prevent code detection from fingerprints on the touchscreen.
Baldwin is part of Hardware and Home Improvement (HHI), a major manufacturer and supplier of residential locksets, residential builders’ hardware and plumbing with a portfolio of renowned brands, including Kwikset®, Weiser®, Baldwin®, National Hardware®, Pfister™ and EZSET®. HHI is a leader in its key markets with #1 positions in U.S. residential locksets (Kwikset), Canada residential locksets (Weiser), U.S. luxury locksets (Baldwin), and U.S. builders’ hardware (National Hardware), and #3 in U.S. retail plumbing (Pfister). Headquartered in Orange County, California, HHI has a global sales force and operates manufacturing and distribution facilities in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Asia.
HHI is a division of Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc. (SPB). Spectrum Brands is a global and diversified consumer products company and a leading supplier of residential locksets, residential builders’ hardware, plumbing, shaving and grooming products, personal care products, small household appliances, specialty pet supplies, lawn and garden and home pest control products, and personal insect repellents. Spectrum Brands employs approximately 14,000 employees worldwide.
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