Discover the most important milestones in our more than 50 years of history as a leading brand in the manufacture and distribution of panels and components for furniture, architecture and interior decoration.
The modular kitchen is born in Spain
Alejandro Rosales founds the company MADETRES in Vic (Barcelona).
ALVIC is founded in Alcaudete (Jaén)
It becomes the first factory in Spain and Southern Europe to produce furniture components.
MKIT is born
Own channel of warehouses specialised in the sale of kitchen, bathroom and wardrobe components to professionals in the Spanish market.
Coated and postformed panel with medium pressure decorative laminate (CPL) on both sides. Innovative and very competitive product.
Ofitrés is born
Ofitrés is founded in Vic (Barcelona), dedicated to the manufacture of kitchen furniture in FLAT-PACK for the DIY channel and the manufacture of office furniture.
The result of our capacity for innovation is a panel coated with decorative HPL laminate on both sides.
Expansion in the European market
MASCO Corporation acquires Grupo ALVIC.
Recognition of innovation
ALVIC is included in the ranking of the 500 most innovative companies.
Faro opens in La Carolina (Jaén)
Industrial plant dedicated to the manufacture of kitchen and bathroom furniture in Flat-Pack and specialised in the DIY channel for the Iberian market.
Grupo ALVIC back in the hands of the Rosales family
Rosales family reacquires Grupo ALVIC from MASCO Corporation.
ALVIC Center is born
New business model, adapting from a traditional MKIT warehouse to a service point.
ALVIC patents and launches a revolutionary panel, a high gloss lacquered surface.
Consolidation in the international market
ALVIC opens new distributors in the USA, Canada and Australia.
ALVIC launches a textured panel with surfaces of great naturalness and high decorative level.
ALVIC has developed a Supermatt and metaldeco lacquered panel with a silky touch and high resistance.
ALVIC develops the "J" profile or integrated handle which gives the door an elegant aesthetic and ergonomic look.
Grupo ALVIC receives the ALAS Award
In recognition of the company's international trajectory and its consolidation and expansion in foreign trade.
Syncron Register launch
ALVIC develops a panel with a synchronised finish, in which our experts carefully select the finishes for each design, giving it all the realism of natural wood.
New factory in Las Vegas (USA)
Factory and distribution centre opens in Las Vegas (USA)
Luxe Plus launch
The evolution of high-gloss panelling. With Luxe Plus, ALVIC takes another step towards excellence.
Award to Grupo ALVIC in Contract
As the best company in the sector in products for the Contract channel.
Adaptation of the ALVIC Center
A current ALVIC service point model: kitchens, bathrooms, wardrobes, panelling and projects.
New service Just in Time
Innovation in service and productivity in terms of processes. Offering the manufacture of a wide range of kitchen, bathroom and wardrobe doors in one week.
Opening of ALVIC USA LLC
The new plant in Lakeland (Florida) starts its industrial activity.
Internationalisation of the company
KKR and Artá Capital enter the shareholding of Grupo ALVIC to boost the company's international expansion plan.
New factory in Solsona (Lérida)
Opening of a new factory in Solsona (Lérida) with 100,000m2 of industrial land for the manufacture of kitchen helmets.
New facilities in Alcaudete (Jaén)
Adaptation for the production and supply of Just In Time orders. Capacity for 1,500,000 finished doors.
Zenit Plus launch
ALVIC goes one step further in matt-finished surfaces with the development of Zenit Plus, a high-tech and anti-fingerprint product.
New Innovation Centre
Opening of an Innovation Centre in Alcaudete (Jaén), dedicated to the development and research of new products.
Zenit Metal Plus launch
ALVIC launches a revolutionary surface with a metallic finish and a smooth, matt texture. "High Product Quality" award at the Interzum Awards 2021.
Opening of the Showroom Hermosilla 77
Inauguration of our Showroom Hermosilla 77 in Madrid.
Expansion of the ALVIC Center model
Opening of ten new centres throughout Spain and France.
Modernisation and expansion of factories
Plan for modernisation and expansion of production capacities in Grupo ALVIC factories.
Opening of an office in China
ALVIC opens a new office, warehouse and showroom in Guangzhou.