Ionbond: high-tech coatings for luxury accessories available throughout Europe

Ionbond has been a leader in high-performance coatings for decades, for both technical applications and the luxury segment. In luxury products, we have especially earned a name for ourselves in beautiful, durable and high-quality coatings for watches, serving top brands. Today, this know-how has been extended to high-end accessories.

Watch coated

Technical coatings combining aesthetics and durability

Serge Litzler, Product Manager for Luxury Goods, says: "We're delighted to be able to offer our top-of-the-range coatings to luxury goods. Our coatings are known for their durability and technicality. They perfectly meet the aesthetic requirements and reliability demanded for items such as bracelets, bag accessories and belt buckles."

What sets Ionbond apart in the luxury segment are its coatings, initially developed for extremely demanding applications in a variety of fields, and then introduced to the decoration sector after proving their reliability.

"Our DLC coatings were developed for Formula One racing and then transferred to the watch industry, and the same is true for our PVD coatings, originally developed for industrial applications.

Range and quality at your disposal

Ionbond’s range of decorative coatings covers the on the right shown important decorative colors.

These colors are ever popular in watches and accessories, making up the majority of the volume of parts. Ionbond's portfolio for the luxury segment includes both technical coatings and the wide range of specific coatings developed exclusively for the decorative segment.

Deep Black

Satin Grey

Various shades of gold

Dulliken charge

Ionbond’s portfolio has proven itself in the highly demanding watch market, where the longevity and durability of the coating will always be the deciding factor. These qualities are also excellent for the accessories market. Currently, luxury accessories have a higher market share of chemical treatments such as galvanic chrome, which top brands are looking to move away from.

Serge says: "PVD and PACVD processes reduce chemical waste and avoid the use of harmful substances such as hexavalent chromium, thus helping to preserve the planet while maintaining high quality standards".

Dullike Quality Controll

The personalized service and attention the luxury sector needs

Ionbond's experience with watch brands enables us to transfer this expertise to other luxury products, while maintaining the same high standards of quality and services, such as 100% incoming and outgoing inspections, adapted lighting and dedicated personnel. "We come from the industry and have been trained in the codes and needs of exceptional products by our customers, and this is a strength for us." says Serge.

Ionbond Logo 2020 RGB
Luxury productionfloor
We've been present in the luxury market at the highest level for almost 20 years. As a global supplier of thin films, we specialize in adapting our processes and solutions to the needs of our customers and their markets.

Serge Litzler

Product Manager for Luxury Goods

Serge adds: "At Ionbond, we have the capacity and expertise to handle both one-off pieces and production runs of tens of thousands. What's more, we do our utmost to offer a very high level of technical support, personal availability and deep relationships. I think our customers appreciate our approach, which has earned us the trust of the world's largest and most prestigious luxury brands."

Ionbond PVD Operator s

Reliable expertise and capacity available across Europe

Watchmakers are heavily concentrated around Switzerland, where Ionbond gained its expertise in high-end luxury goods. The benefit of Ionbond’s global presence, however, is that we can provide the same quality in our plants throughout Europe, making us well placed for many luxury brands. "All our Ionbond plants have access to the same level of expertise," explains Serge. "By providing our coating services in many different countries, our customers don’t have to worry about complicated or expensive import and export.”

To expedite this expansion, Serge will be offering his knowledge and support to Ionbond Netherlands, located in Venlo. “This is a very high-quality center,” explains Serge, “with the capacity and flexibility to serve customers in the best possible way", explains Serge. "For my part, I will be the French-speaking contact for our luxury brands, bringing my expertise in this field to Venlo."

Will we see you at EPHJ between 11 and 14 June?

We'd be delighted to meet with you to present our coatings for the luxury segment, and to discuss your needs and the solutions we can offer. Visit us at booth J30.

Fragen?

Besprechen Sie Ihre Herausforderungen mit uns

Wir werden Sie gerne unterstützen!

Wir werden uns schnellstmöglich mit Ihnen in Verbindung setzen.

Ionbond Brand Main Image

Das könnte Sie auch interessieren...

Beschichtungen
Tetrabond 48 trimming dies

Leistungssteigerung in der Aluminiumumformung: Kostengünstiges Schneiden und Besäumen von Aluminiumblechen mit Tetrabond™ (ta-C)

Für Unternehmen in der Blechformgebung ist die Entstehung von Graten und Spänen eine ständige Herausforderung, insbesondere bei der Umformung von Aluminiumlegierungen. Grate und Späne können die Qualität des Endprodukts beeinträchtigen und sind kostspielig zu entfernen, was die Suche nach Lösungen vorantreibt, die bereits ihre Entstehung verhindern. Die Lösung von Ionbond für diese Herausforderung ist unsere Tetrabond-Beschichtung aus tetraedrisch amorphem Kohlenstoff (ta‑C) – eine dünne, extrem harte Beschichtung mit glatter Oberfläche und geringer Klebneigung.

Mehr lesen
Dulliken charge

Ionbond: high-tech coatings for luxury accessories available throughout Europe

Ionbond has been a leader in high-performance coatings for decades, for both technical applications and the luxury segment. In luxury products, we have especially earned a name for ourselves in beautiful, durable and high-quality coatings for watches, serving top brands. Today, this know-how has been extended to high-end accessories.

Mehr lesen
Ionbond Cutting Tools Portrait

Ionbonds Beschichtungslösung für die Bearbeitung von Nichteisenmaterialien

Sie möchten die Leistung Ihrer Schneidwerkzeuge für die Bearbeitung von Nichteisenmaterialien steigern? Ionbond verfügt über eine Beschichtungslösung welche hilft, Aufbauschneiden, abrasiven Verschleiß und mehr zu bekämpfen. Es wurde speziell dafür entwickelt, die hervorragenden Eigenschaften dieser Materialien zu nutzen und gleichzeitig die Fertigungseffizienz zu steigern.

Mehr lesen
Dienstleistungszentrum
Ionbond Deco Grill Portrait

Major capacity increases at Ionbond Greensboro

Good news for customers in the USA and Canada: Ionbond has invested in its facility in Greensboro, doubling its capacity for decorative PVD coatings. The new machines not only increased the plant's overall coating capacity, but also its coating portfolio, including the color selection of decorative coatings.

Mehr lesen
Dienstleistungszentrum
Tetrabond Plus Tools

Tetrabond™ Plus: Neu bei Ionbond Deutschland erhältlich

Tetrabond™ Plus ist ab sofort auch am Standort von Ionbond Deutschland in Sachsen erhältlich. Diese Werkzeugbeschichtung ist ideal für die Bearbeitung von Nichteisenwerkstoffen, einschließlich Aluminium- und Kupferlegierungen, Kunststoffen und Verbundwerkstoffen, was sie besonders wertvoll für Anwendungen in der Luft- und Raumfahrt und der Automobilindustrie macht.

Mehr lesen
Rockaway Team DLC Hybrid Machine

Ionbond Rockaway enhances DLC coating capacity to support growing medical instrument industry

With the addition of a cutting-edge Hauzer 1200 PVD/PACVD hybrid tool, we're geared up to meet the soaring demand for quick turnaround times from our surgical instrument clients.

Mehr lesen
Ionbond Industrial Portrait

Tribobond™ 51/52/54 – Wear resistance for highly corrosive environments

Modern machinery, with its intricate demands for precision and reliability amid cost pressures, faces challenges. Coatings that provide both corrosion and wear protection are scarce. Read on for insights into innovative solutions addressing this critical gap.

Mehr lesen
Ionbond Deco Grill Portrait

Ionbond PVD coatings for automotive interior applications

Are you looking to stand out in automotive interior design with novel colors and increased wear resistance of design elements? Check out Ionbond’s expertise in PVD coatings at the Automotive Interiors Expo Novi from 24-26 October and find out more in below article.

Mehr lesen
H2 Hydrogen Charge Station

Ionbond joins Hydrogen Engine Alliance to advance the hydrogen internal combustion engine

Ionbond is proud to join the Hydrogen Engine Alliance! We’re looking forward to lending our expertise to the further development of this interesting technology for carbon-neutral mobility.

Mehr lesen