Briconord Group is an alliance of five expert companies in the field of DIY, each with its own history and specialities.
Nordlinger Pro designs and distributes edgebanding, wood veneers, adhesive coatings, plastic profiles, credenzas, hood bottoms, jambs, kitchen fittings, partition nosings, skirting boards, panelling clips, furniture assembly systems, trestles, animal gates, child safety gates, home safety accessories. The company’s main customers are large DIY stores and the materials trade.
In the early 1930s, Leo Nordlinger set up a wood veneer and edgebanding company. In 1950, the company BRICONORD was officially born, whose most emblematic brand is Nordlinger Pro.
In 1979, Michel Nordlinger, his son, took over the business, which was exported internationally. Leader in the field, 70% of the production is exported to 80 countries. The family adventure continues until 2011 when the company and its brands are sold to Evolem.
In 2015, Christian Guillou, accompanied by Amundi and Société Générale, took over the company. The company diversifies its activity in the world of panels, kitchen, floor and wall, home security and tools.
Our products, which are geared towards the world of furniture, panels and home furnishings, have been designed to meet the high technical requirements of manufacturers, professionals and DIY enthusiasts. A strong investment policy allows us to remain at the forefront of manufacturing products that are increasingly innovative and adapted to new market practices and trends.
Sales and marketing support is dedicated to our partners. We offer sales support products to boost their in-store sales and a wide range of online sales aids.
Mac Lean Products designs and distributes skirting boards, underlay, parquet installation accessories, metal joining systems, home safety barriers, floor protection felts and insulation panels. The company mainly targets private consumers through DIY stores and building and interior design professionals via the trade.
The company Mac Lean (originally a Scottish surname) was established in Rotterdam as a trader in wood and veneer. Mac Lean supplied the shipyards in and around Rotterdam. Sales to the retail trade soon followed. The company’s sales grew strongly in line with the growth of the retail trade. In the 2000s, we moved our offices to the industrial estate in Moerdijk, in the heart of our most important market: the Benelux.
We are recognised as a manufacturer and supplier to the DIY sector in the areas of flooring, wood, home furnishings and building materials in Europe and North America.
Underlay, skirting and accessories together form an important pillar of our current range. In close cooperation with the NMC-Selit group, Mac Lean Products is the market leader in floor underlay in the Benelux. Both DIY stores and professional traders consider Mac Lean to be a unique and reliable partner with the motto “home of ideas”. The innovative customisation of the products and assortments has resulted in many beautiful ideas and close collaborations.
Norail designs and distributes screws, bolts, nails, nuts and bolts, stainless steel, fasteners, building and furniture hardware, ropes and chains, wheels and castors. Our main customers are the materials stores, the agricultural self-service, the food supermarkets, the DIY supermarkets and the hardware stores, whose final target is the craftsmen carpenters, joiners, fitters, landscapers, general works companies, self-employed workers, community maintenance services and DIYers.
A reference player in the hardware sector for more than 50 years, Norail’s strength lies in its ability to develop and propose a wide and in-depth range of hardware products by keeping a close watch on the expectations of building sites and shops. The voluntary spirit that has supported and driven the development of activities since the creation of Norail has enabled the company to consolidate its market positions. Located in Cateau – Cambrésis, the Norail site is based on the history and values of Northern France.
For building professionals and do-it-yourselfers, Norail offers a range of hardware products for large-scale projects and simple indoor and outdoor work. Thousands of items for screwing, fixing, hanging, sliding, rolling, hanging, fastening in all sizes and diameters.
For retail outlets, a turnkey service that ensures that your projects are fully taken care of: from the design of a hardware listing to its implementation, training and product restocking. Attractive shelves for easier sales, with our sales team also putting in place layout and sales support solutions.
Interges.com designs and distributes furniture hardware, wardrobes, bases, wheels, castors, rolling supports, cleats, racks, light racks, wall brackets, coat hooks, consoles, child safety accessories, roller shutter accessories, sliding rails, door and window cremone bolts, hooks, tips, glides, knobs and handles. Our main customers are DIY stores through the Cime brand and the hardware trade through the Cuivrerie Centrale brand.
In 1946, a cabinetmaker created LORRAINE INDUSTRIE, which supplied all the accessories needed to make furniture, except for the wood, to manufacturers in the region. The Cime brand was created in 1964 and became a key player in the French market. The company is very quickly recognized for its professionalism in the world of the furniture manufacturers and it is in 1966 that LORRAINE INDUSTRIE becomes EUROPE INDUSTRIE.
In 1981, INTERGESTION was born, a new structure that brought together the activities of three sales departments (EUROPE INDUSTRIE, CIME, VOTRE AGENCEMENT). In 2006, INTERGESTION received the support of financial shareholders to continue its development. Successive external growths made the Lorrain group a leader in the DIY market, employing 500 people.
In 2010, after three eventful years, the family holding company CDE Blangis in Cateau-Cambrésis (Nord) took over the distribution of hardware for furniture and shop fittings. INTERGESTION then becomes INTERGES.COM
INTERGES.COM has been able to maintain the confidence of its clients through its commitments and skills.
Easy Protec is a company specialising in window films and adhesive coatings. A complete range of permanent and repositionable films have been designed and referenced in many DIY stores. From decorative films to films with specific technical capabilities (anti-UV, security), Easy Protec is the specialist in window films. . The company also offers decorative adhesive coatings for easy coating of wall and furniture surfaces