Heimtextil 2019

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laif VyP

Breathing is life, breathing is laif!

Artificial leather for the medical field

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Use of artificial leather in the gastronomy

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skai® on board

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The award of awards

German Design Award 2018

Opening Hotel & Care

The Benecke-Hornschuch Surface Group in the Hotelkompetenzzentrum

New digital print designs

Experience our new products

Discover skai®

Discover the diversity of our skai® products.


skai® furniture films with the Perfect Touch

Independently recognised design competence

iF Design Award

Exhibitions 2018
Discover our skai® novelties.

08. - 11.01.2019


An exhibition for international manufacturers, commerce, and design for home and business space textiles.

The two companies Benecke-Kaliko and Hornschuch became the Benecke-Hornschuch Surface Group under the roof of the Continental group in June 2017.

skai® und Dynactiv

As a result, all of the brands of the previous companies now belong to the Benecke-Hornschuch Surface Group.

For the artificial leather industry, these are the brands skai and Dynactiv.

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For more than 50 years, our business partners worldwide have trusted in the renowned brand skai®.

skai® Artificial Leather

Our premium quality skai® artificial leather is second to none in terms of sustainability and ease of care. The versatile materials consistently convey a feeling of comfort and elegance. With skai® artificial leather, we offer innovative, attractive and individual solutions for exclusive offices and luxury homes.

skai® Furniture Films

Our skai® furniture films boast thermoforming properties and bring elegance to every item of furniture with their two or three-dimensional surfaces. The trendy wood grain décor, innovative fantasy décor and single color designs that effectively accent the object's structure are available in many contemporary color combinations. They are perfectly suited to kitchen and bathroom furniture, and free-standing cabinets.

Design Click Vinyl

Design Click Vinyl provides highly versatile floor options, ensuring that you always find the right product. No matter whether you are fitting an office, business area or home, a restaurant or a hotel - this flexible flooring is particular quick and easy to process.

skai® metal lamination film with flame protection

The high-quality film skai® designline FR is used as a wall covering in cabins, corridors, and lounges inside the ship, especially cruise ships. The pallet ranges from calm plain colors to subdued and stylish wood and textile structures to extravagant fantasy designs.

laif® VyP breathable artificial leather

laif® VyP belongs to the next generation of breathable, air permeable upholstery materials. The innovative hybrid material of vinyl and polyurethane makes use of their best characteristics: the softness of the surface and the durability of the material.

The high-quality skai® materials enable us to achieve the very highest level of comfort and coziness. Our two and three-dimensional furniture films with thermoforming properties and our upholstery materials can all be used in a versatile range of situations and are extremely durable.


Thanks to its superior characteristics and sophisticated designs, skai® sets the standard when it comes to hotel suites, fitness studios, living room seating materials, flooring and wall decorations.

If you have any questions about our products or would like to receive a specific quote, you simply need to get in touch. We provide personalized advice and exemplary service for our customers.

skai® goes digital!

Be inspired by our store collection or apply one of your own designs to our materials.

Our digital printing technology makes it possible to individualize our artificial leather material according to your wishes.

Design takes center stage

skai® as trend-setter

“Great and successful design is no coincidence.”

Ralf Imbery, Director Design, Hornschuch
Your skai® Interior Experts
Contacts for skai® Furniture Films, Upholstery Synthetics and Design Click Vinyl