Cotto d’Este constantly experiments with new high quality raw materials, methodologies and processes, looking for original colours, quality finishes and effects inspired by the most beautiful materials present in nature, to create unique surfaces, which stand out. Research and Development are still amongst the main factors of success. These activities are focused on devising new production methods and innovative product lines, to fulfil the needs of a demanding clientele with a refined taste.
The first in the world to introduce on the market exclusive high thickness porcelain stoneware 14 mm and large thin Kerlite slabs, the brand has revolutionized the way of thinking about and making ceramics, offering innovative solutions with very high technical performance, to be installed in any architectural context and without renouncing to that personal touch of style and elegance that characterizes all its creations.
Today Cotto d’Este is the top range, luxury trademark of Panariagroup Industrie Ceramiche S.p.A, leading Italian manufacturer of wall and floor tiles. With more than 1,700 employees, over 10,000 professional clients and 6 manufacturing plants (3 in Italy, 2 in Portugal and one in the US), Panariagroup is a benchmark player in its high-end and luxury segment.