News


Take a look at the latest news from Pantera Wardrobes. News is regularly updated with exciting articles about our business and the industry we work in.

NEW WEBSITE IS LAUNCHED

NEW WEBSITE IS LAUNCHED

It's been quite a month! Not only have we launched our new front-framed wardrobes, Urbanmobili, but we are also pleased to launch our new website. Included are details on each of the available wardrobe ranges; Urbanmobili, Novamobili and Battistella, adding 'flipping books' to provide an easier way to view brochures. We highlight details of our design, installation and customer care and by completing the contact us form, we can keep you informed of new products, further product guides and useful news from Pantera.

Date: Thu 11th Oct 2018

URBANMOBILI

URBANMOBILI

Pantera Wardrobes are delighted to announce the arrival of new Urbanmobili. This range of front-framed wardrobes is ideal for the developer market and includes both hinged and sliding wardrobe options with a great range of finishes and colours. For more information please contact us on 01634 914108.

Date: Mon 8th Oct 2018

AIDAN LOONIE JOINS OUR TEAM

AIDAN LOONIE JOINS OUR TEAM

We are delighted to welcome Aidan Loonie to our team. Aidan is a highly experienced sales professional with a background working in the construction industry. He will work alongside architects, designers and specifiers to help them choose the right products for a scheme.

Date: Mon 24th Sep 2018

NEW RANGE UPDATE

NEW RANGE UPDATE

We are almost there! Orders have already starting to come in and we haven't officially launched our new range of wardrobes yet. Our final marketing material is being put together ready for the launch on the 1st of October.

Date: Fri 21st Sep 2018

IAN MUMFORD JOINS US

IAN MUMFORD JOINS US

We are delighted to welcome Ian Mumford as our new Design Co-ordinator. Ian is a highly experienced designer, working for many years on draughting and developing designs and working with many different design platforms. Ian will be producing CAD drawings and designs for Pantera projects.

Date: Mon 10th Sep 2018

TWO IN A ROW TOP OF THE LEAGUE KSS4

TWO IN A ROW TOP OF THE LEAGUE KSS4

We are pleased to announce a second month at the top in the Berkeley OHS&E League. This is a sterling effort from everyone involved. This month we introduced waste recycling of metal from site, disposable blade bins at every H&S station and distributed our monthly Health and Wellbeing newsletter.

Date: Tue 28th Aug 2018

AWARDED ANTHOLOGY WEMBLEY PARADE

AWARDED ANTHOLOGY WEMBLEY PARADE

We are delighted that we will be supplying the wardrobes to our sister company, Pantera Carpentry, for the Wembley Parade project being built by Anthology. A total of 185 wardrobes, including the show apartments, are required in January 2019.

Date: Mon 23rd Jul 2018

BOND HOUSE & THE ESSEX BREWERY AWARDED

BOND HOUSE & THE ESSEX BREWERY AWARDED

In the space of just a couple of days, Crest Nicholson have awarded us the wardrobe contract for Bond House in New Cross and The Essex Brewery in Walthamstow. With 85 and 157 wardrobes respectively, we are delighted to be working with Crest again. Crest London took a sneak preview of our new range of wardrobes and insisted that they have them on their new schemes going forward...even though they haven't been officially launched yet! More details on this new range shortly.

Date: Sun 1st Jul 2018

TOP OF THE LEAGUE AT KSS4

TOP OF THE LEAGUE AT KSS4

Congratulations to all the site and office staff that have contributed to Pantera Wardrobes being sat at the top of the Berkeley Homes OHS&E League for July. Scored categories included PPE, Supervision, Sustainability to name but a few. We are proud that our staff strive to be the best.

Date: Sun 1st Jul 2018

CONGRATULATIONS STELIAN CODREAN

CONGRATULATIONS STELIAN CODREAN

Congratulations to Stelian who has now passed his SSSTS safety training. Stelian has been part of our installation team for 3 years and was a natural choice to progress into supervision. He has worked alongside many senior managers on our schemes and shows leadership and responsibility as well as being an excellent carpenter.

Date: Thu 28th Jun 2018

NEW RANGE UPDATE

NEW RANGE UPDATE

We are working hard on our new wardrobe range. The first prototypes have been built and each component is being analysed and the design enhanced where needed. Careful assessment is being made of each element to make sure it is right.

Date: Tue 1st May 2018

AWARDED CENTRALIS

AWARDED CENTRALIS

We are starting work on the Centralis project in May, which being built in partnership by Peabody and the Purelake Group. The scheme consists of 49 high quality homes and Pantera will be fitting wardrobes to the 19 private houses. Completion is planned for June.

Date: Wed 18th Apr 2018

WORK STARTS AT BARN HAWE

WORK STARTS AT BARN HAWE

The first installation starts at Barn Hawe, Orpington the Priory Quarter with the PureLake Group this month. This scheme consists of 20 apartments and 8 exclusive three/four-bedroom homes.

Date: Mon 5th Mar 2018

PANTERA GROUP FIRST MBR

PANTERA GROUP FIRST MBR

Pantera Group have held their first Monthly Business Review. The business review brings together all office managers, site managers and supervisors. Areas discussed are; Health, Safety and Environment, Construction planning, Commercial, Business Performance and Site Scoring including Pantera's own internal audit and league monitoring performance. In this month's Health and Safety section people engaged in role play for the LiveSafer campaign.

Date: Thu 8th Feb 2018

TRAINING IS PARAMOUNT

TRAINING IS PARAMOUNT

Ian Walford has successfully attended his SMSTS refresher course. Training is important at Pantera to ensure each member of staff has up to date qualifications and they receive the right instruction to ensure both their own safety, and the safety of those that work under their supervision.

Date: Tue 23rd Jan 2018

NOVAMOBILI AT IMM COLOGNE

NOVAMOBILI AT IMM COLOGNE

Novamobili attended IMM Cologne, one of Europe largest furniture fairs. Their beautiful stand was full of bedroom and living spaces and the philosophy behind it was, peaceful, gentle and creative are the colours of Novamobili.

Date: Mon 1st Jan 2018

NEW RANGE UPDATE

NEW RANGE UPDATE

We have been busy identifying supply partners throughout the UK. This has involved carrying out due diligence and bench marking to short list our preferred suppliers. It is good to see the UK manufacturing is strong and has so many great companies producing high standards of craftsmanship and products.

Date: Thu 21st Dec 2017

AWARDED KSS4 FOR BERKELEY HOMES

AWARDED KSS4 FOR BERKELEY HOMES

Berkeley (NEL) have awarded us the next phase, following Block F at the Woodberry Down Regeneration Development. Consisting of 4 blocks of apartments with a total of 218 units. We will be installing sliding door wardrobes to Bed 1 & 2 in a Bianco Seta Matt finish with white lacquer recessed handles.

Date: Fri 3rd Nov 2017

NEW CLIENT - RISE

NEW CLIENT - RISE

Working alongisde our sister company Pantera Carpentry, we have been awarded 399 Edgware Road, a mixed development of apartments and town houses with a total of 182 mixed hinged and sliding door systems.

Date: Wed 13th Sep 2017

DEVELOPING A NEW DESIGN

DEVELOPING A NEW DESIGN

Pantera are currently working on a design to bring to market a new developer wardrobe in both hinged and sliding door options. This will have the same build quality that you would expect from a Pantera product but with a price tag that will compete in the developer market. More news coming soon!

Date: Tue 12th Sep 2017

NINA CADOGAN JOINS THE TEAM!

NINA CADOGAN JOINS THE TEAM!

Welcome to Nina who joined the team this month as Operations Manager, providing support to the Operations Director and the team. A proven project manager with excellent skills we look forward to a long association.

Date: Mon 4th Sep 2017

NEW CLIENT KITEWOOD

NEW CLIENT KITEWOOD

Our first job for Kitewood will consist of 108 hinged wardrobes from the Cinquanta3 range with a bianco exterior finish and Nuvola exteriors, all being fitted at their Sydenham Hill development.

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Date: Wed 30th Aug 2017

REDESIGN OF PENTHOUSE

REDESIGN OF PENTHOUSE

Redesign at Sandringham House penthouse on the One Tower Bridge development. Installing Ben walk-in wardrobes finished in Rovere Brown eco wood.

Date: Mon 10th Jul 2017

WOODBERRY DOWN, BLOCK F AWARDED

WOODBERRY DOWN, BLOCK F AWARDED

Consisting of 3 blocks with heights of 8, 10 and 18 storeys we will be installing 207 sliding door wardrobes in a Bianco Seta matt finish with white lacquer recessed handles.

Date: Mon 8th May 2017

ASHRIDGE BUSINESS SCHOOL

ASHRIDGE BUSINESS SCHOOL

Tony Mills has successfully completed the Advanced Management Programme at Ashridge Business School.

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Date: Fri 28th Apr 2017

ITALY TRIP

ITALY TRIP

Pantera have visited Italy to look to expand our manufacturing capabilities, with the success of our existing med-high end modular systems, we are looking to expand the range with low-mid end wardrobes without compromising on quality and style.

Date: Wed 19th Apr 2017

WARDROBES OFFICE MOVE

WARDROBES OFFICE MOVE

Wardrobes has now relocated to offices at the distribution centre, enabling them to monitor deliveries more efficiently and have created a great space to run their operations from.

Date: Sat 1st Apr 2017

NEW CLIENT EARLSWOOD HOMES

NEW CLIENT EARLSWOOD HOMES

We are delighted to have been asked to supply and install our first wardrobes for Earlswood Homes at their Lowdells Lane development in East Grinstead. We will be installing Cinquanta3 wardrobes with dresser in Cashmere finish to all master bedrooms.

Date: Fri 3rd Mar 2017

IMM COLOGNE 2017

IMM COLOGNE 2017

Novamobili were at the IMM Cologne showcasing the wardrobe day and night collections with a preview into projects for 2017.

Date: Fri 20th Jan 2017

AWARDED WESTBURY TERRACE

AWARDED WESTBURY TERRACE

Purelake Homes have awarded us Westbury Terrance, which is a collection of luxury 4 and 5 bedroom houses located in the heart of Beckenham. We will be installing Cinquanta3 wardrobes into each of the master bedrooms.

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Date: Tue 20th Dec 2016

NEW FINISHES RELEASED

NEW FINISHES RELEASED

Novamobili release new finishes responding to the latest contemporary trends and shades to create welcoming moods, complemented by clean lines.

Date: Sun 20th Nov 2016

CLAY FARM SHOW HOUSE COMPLETE

CLAY FARM SHOW HOUSE COMPLETE

We are pleased to have finished the installation of our first unit with Cala Homes at their Clay Farm project in Great Kneighton. We will now be installing a further 5 walk-in units in Olmo Scuro finish.

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Date: Thu 15th Sep 2016

AWARDED GREATNESS MILL

AWARDED GREATNESS MILL

The Purelake Group have just awarded us the Greatness Mill Project in Sevenoaks, which is a mixture of both houses and apartments. We will be installing the Cinquanta3 wardrobes to the master bedroom in each property.

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Date: Wed 13th Jul 2016

AWARDED WOODS ROAD, PECKHAM

AWARDED WOODS ROAD, PECKHAM

We have just secured the private accommodation blocks for Woods Road, developed by Crest Nicholson London. We will be installing Cinquanta3 wardrobes in a Grigio finish to Bedroom 1 of 83 units.

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Date: Fri 1st Jul 2016

NOVAMOBILI NEW 'ABOUT' CATALOGUE RANGE

NOVAMOBILI NEW 'ABOUT' CATALOGUE RANGE

Novamobili have launched their new 'About' wardrobes and walk in closets catalogue with new doors, handles, interior accessories and finishes. This catalogue truly displays that Novamobili are at the forefront of Italian furniture design, but don't just take our word for it, download it from our Products section on the website.

Date: Tue 7th Jun 2016

AWARDED BARNARDO'S GARDEN VILLAGE

AWARDED BARNARDO'S GARDEN VILLAGE

Purelake Homes have just awarded us Phase III of Barnardoís Garden Village where we will be installing Cinquanta3 wardrobes to the master bedroom of each house.

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Date: Wed 11th May 2016

AWARDED BRANDON HOUSE

AWARDED BRANDON HOUSE

We are pleased to have secured the final phase of the Crest London SE1 portfolio. Brandon House is a new landmark development of 1, 2 & 3 bedroom apartments, 2 bedroom duplexes and 2 & 3 bedroom town houses. We will be installing 123 Alfa hinged wardrobes in matt lacquer finishes and using our new burnished finish interior fittings.

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Date: Wed 13th Apr 2016

CINQUANTA3 NEW CATALOGUE RANGES

CINQUANTA3 NEW CATALOGUE RANGES

The Batistella Cinquanta3 range grows with the additional finishes and catalogues for both collections in the 'Home' and 'Public Spaces' such as offices and hotels. Both catalogues can be downloaded from our Products section on the website.

Date: Sat 9th Apr 2016

AWARDED M0016 BUILDING, GREENWICH PENINSULA

AWARDED M0016 BUILDING, GREENWICH PENINSULA

We have just secured our first project at the Greenwich Peninsula development working with Kier for their client Knight Dragon. We will be installing Gola wardrobes in the stunning Olmo Ossido finish to bedrooms one, two and three of 59 private apartments.

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Date: Thu 17th Mar 2016

IMM COLOGNE

IMM COLOGNE

Novamobili debut the new About Night collection at the IMM Cologne exhibition introducing a new element of bedroom furniture.

Date: Wed 27th Jan 2016

AWARDED VALENTINES PLACE

AWARDED VALENTINES PLACE

We are delighted to have been awarded another part of the Crest London SE1 portfolio, Valentines Place. We will be working on 62 private units comprising of one, two and three bedroom apartments and mews houses, installing 85 Alfa wardrobes in Grigio and Tortora Matt Lacquer finishes.

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Date: Wed 25th Nov 2015

AWARDED FINAL PHASE AT ONE TOWER BRIDGE

AWARDED FINAL PHASE AT ONE TOWER BRIDGE

We have just secured the final phase on Berkeley Homes Flagship site, One Tower Bridge. We will be installing White Crystal Glass wardrobes to the bedrooms and Olmo Scuro, Eco Wood finish Wing walk in wardrobes to the dressing rooms in 17 apartments.

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Date: Fri 16th Oct 2015

AWARDED NEXUS APARTMENTS

AWARDED NEXUS APARTMENTS

We are delighted to have secured our third project with Purelake Homes. This project in the centre of Bromley will comprise of 50 lucury apartments where we will be using wardrobes from the New Cinquanta3 range, a mixture of both hinged and sliding system.

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Date: Fri 9th Oct 2015

100% DESIGN SHOW, OLYMPIA

100% DESIGN SHOW, OLYMPIA

The UK's largest design trade event attracts architects, specifiers and designers from across the globe. It was a tremendously successful show helping Pantera and Novamobili to showcase more of their range to our existing customers and raising awareness of the product to potential new clients.

Date: Mon 28th Sep 2015

BEN MOSLEY LIVE PAINTING

BEN MOSLEY LIVE PAINTING

Expressionist and Action Painter, Ben Mosley will be joining us at the 100% Design Show in September to create some of his signature pieces of artwork live during the event, one of which will go to the lucky winner of our Business Card Draw at the end of the show. Come and see us on Stand L419.

Ben

Date: Fri 21st Aug 2015

100% DESIGN SHOW

100% DESIGN SHOW

Pantera and Novamobili will be at the 100% design show at Olympia being held from 23-26 September, we welcome you to come along, see our range and discuss your requirements on Stand L419.

Date: Tue 28th Jul 2015

NEW 'CINQUANTA3' RANGE LAUNCHED

NEW 'CINQUANTA3' RANGE LAUNCHED

Batistella launch their new Cinquanta3 range featuring 3 foil-wrapped wooden finishes and six natural colours, with an extensive range of handles and accessories to choose from to enhance all interior solutions.

Date: Mon 13th Jul 2015

AWARDED SNOWFIELDS YARD

AWARDED SNOWFIELDS YARD

We have secured this part of the Crest London SE1 portfolio. A boutique collection of 28 highly specified 1, 2 & 3 bedroom apartments & penthouses, where we will be installing Alfa hinged wardrobes in matt lacquer finishes.

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Date: Sun 12th Jul 2015

AWARDED HURLINGHAM WALK DEVELOPMENT

AWARDED HURLINGHAM WALK DEVELOPMENT

St James have awarded us the Hurlingham Walk development comprising of 53 units, four of which are penthouses. A varied range of hinged and sliding wardrobes will be installed to the 1, 2, 3 & 4 bedroom properties consisting of Alfa Gola & Crystal doors with matt lacquer, coloured glass and mirror finishes.

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Date: Tue 2nd Jun 2015

AWARDED ONE TOWER BRIDGE DEVELOPMENT

AWARDED ONE TOWER BRIDGE DEVELOPMENT

Berkeley South East London have awarded us the Wardrobe contract for their impressive One Tower Bridge development. The Alfa Gola matt lacquer hinged wardrobes and Cystal Tortora ranges will be supplied with installation due to start later this year to bedrooms 1 & 2 in 135 units. Pantera Carpentry are also awarded the Supply and Fit carpentry contract.

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Date: Fri 8th May 2015

FLAGSHIP STORE IN MILAN

FLAGSHIP STORE IN MILAN

Novamobili open their flagship store with multifunctional space covering 500 square metres with shop windows overlooking the road, located in the basement of the iconic GIOIAOTTO building which was designed by Marco Zanuso and Pietro Crescini.

Date: Thu 2nd Apr 2015

NEW FINISH RELEASED

NEW FINISH RELEASED

Novamobili introduce a stunning high detailed wood finish laminate 'Olmo Ossidio', which is now available in the Tempo Armadi range.

Date: Tue 10th Mar 2015

AWARDED ST JAMES' COURT DEVELOPMENT

AWARDED ST JAMES' COURT DEVELOPMENT

St James Court comprises of 9 Town houses with 2, 3 & 4 bedrooms. Alfa flap handle wardrobes will be installed to all master bedrooms with a Totora mat lacquer finish.

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Date: Mon 26th Jan 2015

TEXT SANTA APPEAL

TEXT SANTA APPEAL

Pantera entered a team into the 24hr Spin Cycle to Lapland Challenge presented on ITV in December 2014 to help raise funds for Teenage Cancer Trust, Marie Curie Cancer Care, Guide Dogs, Well Child, Alzheimer's Socitey and Together for Short Lives. Every £1 donated gave an extra mile to reach the 1369 miles and the 7 strong team were thrilled to raise £4,697 which made their gruelling 24hr spin fit class all worth while! Pantera has already signed up to take part again in 2015.

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Date: Fri 12th Dec 2014

AWARDED SNOWSFIELDS YARD, MELIOR STREET

AWARDED SNOWSFIELDS YARD, MELIOR STREET

Crest Nicholson London have awarded us the first of the SE1 portfolio developments Snowsfields Yard. Comprising of 28 highly specified one, two and three bedroom apartments and penthouses. A total of 55 Alfa wardrobes in Grigio and Tortora Matt Lacquer finishes.

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Date: Mon 17th Nov 2014