Story

Story

TEAM WORK & PASSION

Holding the degrees of Engineer and Economist respectively, Anelia Kasabova and Genoveva Hristova met for the first time in the gym. To be able to manage one of the most dynamically developing furnishing companies in Bulgaria, they never betrayed their credo: to pursue the success every day together with sport gusto and discipline.

Taking advantage of the improving business conditions in Eastern Europe, they made their significant breakthrough several years after they began to deal with entrepreneurship activities: they furnished a number of hotels in Germany, making them ready to welcome the visitors of the World Football Championship.

From its foundation and till now, Ligna proved to be a reliable partner of leading world companies in several sectors, such as: hotel business, automotive industry and commerce, achieving the position of one of the leading players in the European furniture market in the contract segment.

BEGINNING OF COLLABORATION WITH B&B Hotels

First contract with B&B Hotels Group.

First 2 Hotel projects in Germany: Frankfurt Niederrad*** (154k) and Munchen Messe*** (125k).

PREFERRED SUPPLIER FOR B&B HOTELS AND FIRST OFFICE IN SOFIA

Further expansion in German market: preferred supplier status for B&B Hotels Group.

First contract with Welcome Hotels: hotel Paderborn**** (160k) and hotel Darmstadt**** (145k).

Opening an office in Sofia, Bulgaria.

ENTERING IN SCANDINAVIAN MARKET

Production of natural solid oak furniture collection for the retail shops of LUNDIA, Finland.

Cooperation with Autobahn Tank & Rast for total refurbishment of 5 hotels*** in Germany.

FIRST DELIVERY FOR PSA GROUP

Partnership with Holly Wood SAS/ production and delivery of furniture for the PSA GROUP - French garages of PEUGEOT.

Establishment of the Bulgarian furniture cluster – www.furnitureclusterbg.com

CHANGES COLLECTION EUROPEN DEBUT

First original design collection CHANGES – presented in Zona Tortona in Milano (April) and The Sleep event in London (November).

European Commission Award for the BG Ambassador / Entrepreneur of the year to the LIGNA Group MD.

CITROEN RENOVATION AND REFURBISHMENT

Signing a 3- year contract for production and delivery of furniture for 3000 CITROEN garages.

Courtyard by Marriott**** in Paris (112 k).

FIRST 5 STAR HOTEL IN PORTFOLIO

The Ampersand Hotel***** in London (120k) House des Waldes**** in Hamburg (84 k).

Establishment of South-East Europe Agency in Belgrade, Serbia.

ANOTHER MAJOR CONTRACT IN FRANCE

Signing a 3- year contract for production and delivery of furniture for 5000 LA POSTE offices in the North-East part of France.

Contract with CARREFOUR – furniture for 20 retail shops in France.

The Samlesbury Hotel **** in Preston UK.

Luxury Apartment Complex**** in Podgorica, Montenegro (125k).

Ligna Group exhibits at Bakubuild contract furniture fair in Baku, Azerbaijan, as part of its expansion plan for the Caspian sea region.

RECOGNITION OF ACHIEVEMENTS AT ONE OF THE MOST COMPETITIVE MARKETS

AHK/ German Industrial Chamber 2nd place AWARD for the most dynamic SME with high achievements at German market.

The Edgbaston Hotel ***** in Birmingham UK.

VARIOUS NOTABLE PROJECTS THROUGHOUT EUROPE

Ligna has continued its successful cooperation with B&B Hotels in Germany and furnished entirely 10 Hotels.

Has furnished also: Student Campus of the Finance college in Frankfurt Lobby area of Ibis Hotel Gelsenkhirhen 2 Projects in UK together with our partner Dragonfly – Resorts World Birmingham and Pullman Liverpool Luxury Apartment House in Podgorica Montenegro and others.

”DRINK ME BAR” AT THE RESTAURANT & BAR DESIGN AWARDS

Ligna was part of THE RESTAURANT & BAR DESIGN AWARDS 2015/2016 in the POP-UP category. We participated in this competition in cooperation with Conran+Partners, designers of the magical “Drink Me Bar”.

Also during the one of the most successful years for LIGNA till now: We were announced by BCCI & COFACE Bulgaria as the best Small and Medium Enterprise. We've designed and produced the first mobile commercial shop from shipping container in Bulgaria. We’ve fully furnished 9 B&B Hotels in Germany. We’ve furnished Hampton by Hilton Hotel in Amsterdam We’ve completed many residential projects.

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2016

TEAM WORK & PASSION

Holding the degrees of Engineer and Economist respectively, Anelia Kasabova and Genoveva Hristova met for the first time in the gym. To be able to manage one of the most dynamically developing furnishing companies in Bulgaria, they never betrayed their credo: to pursue the success every day together with sport gusto and discipline.

Taking advantage of the improving business conditions in Eastern Europe, they made their significant breakthrough several years after they began to deal with entrepreneurship activities: they furnished a number of hotels in Germany, making them ready to welcome the visitors of the World Football Championship.

From its foundation and till now, Ligna proved to be a reliable partner of leading world companies in several sectors, such as: hotel business, automotive industry and commerce, achieving the position of one of the leading players in the European furniture market in the contract segment.

BEGINNING OF COLLABORATION WITH B&B Hotels

First contract with B&B Hotels Group.

First 2 Hotel projects in Germany: Frankfurt Niederrad*** (154k) and Munchen Messe*** (125k).

PREFERRED SUPPLIER FOR B&B HOTELS AND FIRST OFFICE IN SOFIA

Further expansion in German market: preferred supplier status for B&B Hotels Group.

First contract with Welcome Hotels: hotel Paderborn**** (160k) and hotel Darmstadt**** (145k).

Opening an office in Sofia, Bulgaria.

ENTERING IN SCANDINAVIAN MARKET

Production of natural solid oak furniture collection for the retail shops of LUNDIA, Finland.

Cooperation with Autobahn Tank & Rast for total refurbishment of 5 hotels*** in Germany.

FIRST DELIVERY FOR PSA GROUP

Partnership with Holly Wood SAS/ production and delivery of furniture for the PSA GROUP - French garages of PEUGEOT.

Establishment of the Bulgarian furniture cluster – www.furnitureclusterbg.com

CHANGES COLLECTION EUROPEN DEBUT

First original design collection CHANGES – presented in Zona Tortona in Milano (April) and The Sleep event in London (November).

European Commission Award for the BG Ambassador / Entrepreneur of the year to the LIGNA Group MD.

CITROEN RENOVATION AND REFURBISHMENT

Signing a 3- year contract for production and delivery of furniture for 3000 CITROEN garages.

Courtyard by Marriott**** in Paris (112 k).

FIRST 5 STAR HOTEL IN PORTFOLIO

The Ampersand Hotel***** in London (120k) House des Waldes**** in Hamburg (84 k).

Establishment of South-East Europe Agency in Belgrade, Serbia.

ANOTHER MAJOR CONTRACT IN FRANCE

Signing a 3- year contract for production and delivery of furniture for 5000 LA POSTE offices in the North-East part of France.

Contract with CARREFOUR – furniture for 20 retail shops in France.

The Samlesbury Hotel **** in Preston UK.

Luxury Apartment Complex**** in Podgorica, Montenegro (125k).

Ligna Group exhibits at Bakubuild contract furniture fair in Baku, Azerbaijan, as part of its expansion plan for the Caspian sea region.

RECOGNITION OF ACHIEVEMENTS AT ONE OF THE MOST COMPETITIVE MARKETS

AHK/ German Industrial Chamber 2nd place AWARD for the most dynamic SME with high achievements at German market.

The Edgbaston Hotel ***** in Birmingham UK.

VARIOUS NOTABLE PROJECTS THROUGHOUT EUROPE

Ligna has continued its successful cooperation with B&B Hotels in Germany and furnished entirely 10 Hotels.

Has furnished also: Student Campus of the Finance college in Frankfurt Lobby area of Ibis Hotel Gelsenkhirhen 2 Projects in UK together with our partner Dragonfly – Resorts World Birmingham and Pullman Liverpool Luxury Apartment House in Podgorica Montenegro and others.

”DRINK ME BAR” AT THE RESTAURANT & BAR DESIGN AWARDS

Ligna was part of THE RESTAURANT & BAR DESIGN AWARDS 2015/2016 in the POP-UP category. We participated in this competition in cooperation with Conran+Partners, designers of the magical “Drink Me Bar”.

Also during the one of the most successful years for LIGNA till now: We were announced by BCCI & COFACE Bulgaria as the best Small and Medium Enterprise. We've designed and produced the first mobile commercial shop from shipping container in Bulgaria. We’ve fully furnished 9 B&B Hotels in Germany. We’ve furnished Hampton by Hilton Hotel in Amsterdam We’ve completed many residential projects.

2002

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016