News, views and inspiring picks from the Nice World
A world without barriers: Nice completes transformation of Nortek Control
The transition from Nortek Control to Nice North America is now complete. This milestone strengthens the Nice global brand and solidifies its position as a powerhouse in North America.
Caravan life is easier and cooler with Nice smart solutions
Thanks to Nice technology, you can control blinds, awnings, lighting and temperature, and minimize risks in case of flooding, presence of toxic gases or fire, even in a caravan. This makes the vehicle safe, innovative and more sustainable, and the holiday more comfortable!
Smart home and energy saving: the future of sustainability
Nice products are designed to simplify people's lives, with an eye to sustainability and the future, because even simple daily gestures at home can make a big difference for our planet.
Nice Smart Home: your imagination becomes reality with a click
Nice Smart Home is an integrated, connected and open system to make the home safe, efficient and comfortable.
elero: orange becomes blue
elero makes strategic realignment more visible with a new company logo. Orange becomes blue, and the addition “a Nice company” is replaced by “Sun Shading Solutions Nice”.
Nice presents its new bidirectional interfaces: intelligent solutions for your smart home
Connected, integrated and safe, to always have everything under control, even remotely: Nice bidirectional interfaces transform your home into an intelligent and customizable system.
Nice announces the addition of Jean-Philippe Demaël to its Board of Directors and as Chairman of its new Strategic Committee
Nice expands its board to support the group with its ambitious plan for development and consolidation of its global leadership.
New Nice Brasil Headquarters is about to be ready!
The partnership between Nice and the MC A Mario Cucinella Architects studio for the realization of the new Nice Brasil headquarters goes on: a project of innovation and sustainability.
FIBARO at EXPO 2020 world exhibition in Dubai
The exhibition presents the FIBARO wireless Flood Sensor, which is able to detect the smallest leakage in the installation at a very early stage and send a notification to the user's smartphone.
Nice strengthens global Smart Home & Building Automation leadership position with Nortek Security & Control LLC acquisition
Nice announced today it has acquired Nortek Security & Control, LLC from Melrose Industries.
Nice was present at the 17th edition of EquipBaie-Métalexpo in Paris, first meeting of the sector since the pandemic
Nice France presented our new smart home experience by placing the Yubii Home at the heart of a 210 m² stand.
Nice announces a double-digit investment plan for the Sun Shading Solutions business unit
Nice has announced a double-digit investment plan for the next 3 years, aimed at strengthening the productivity of its new business unit Sun Shading Solutions.
BiDi-WiFi: the new pocket programming interface
Nice BiDi-WiFi module is a pocket programming interface that ensures simple and complete configuration of Nice Gate&Door automations through the MyNice Pro app.
Nice announces the sustainable transition plan
A paradigm shift, both internal and external, so to make sustainability the keystone of the business strategy of Nice, in line with its values such as attention to the environment, to the society in which it operates and its way of doing business and driven by innovation.
Nice smart home helps simplifying the daily life of people with disabilities
As part of the Casa Dolce Casa project promoted by Gruppo Polis, the innovations of Nice smart home help making the living environment of people with disabilities smarter and more automated.
Nice launches its first influencer marketing campaign
This year Nice chooses influencer marketing to make its solutions known to the end user.
The new Nice Smart Home Business Unit is established: to experience homes in a smart yet simple way
Nice has announced a new Smart Home business unit capable of offering a new home living experience where the needs of those who live in the home are at the centre.
Rondo: a complete range for balanced rolling doors
Rondo is the new complete range of operators for balanced rolling doors up to 360 kg, in a new bi-motor version.
Yubii Home, the heart of your new Smart Home experience
Discover Yubii Home, the heart of your new smart home experience, a hub that takes care of the comfort and safety of your entire family.
Meet us at R+T digital 2021!
We will be at R+T digital from 22 to 25 February 2021 with our elero brand, displaying our innovations and product highlights on a virtual booth.
Sun Shading Solutions: The new Nice Business Unit for the “Screen” segment
The year 2021 started with the launch of the new Sun Shading Solutions Business Unit, in charge of the entire group´s solar screen systems, ranging from roller blinds, shutters and shades to exterior and façade shading.
Nice at CES 2021 - CONNECTIONS™ Summit by Parks Associates
Parks Associates held their annual CONNECTIONS™ Summit at CES 2021 on Thursday, 14 January 2021, where Nice participated in the discussion.
We are sport lovers and this year we are supporting the UEFA Nations League
In collaboration with Technopark, our Gate & Door specialized distributor for Czech Republic, we landed on Doosan Arena, Plzeň (Czech Republic) during two matches of the UEFA Nations League.
Nice is among the key players of CONNECTIONS™ Community
Nice participated as a Platinum sponsor of CONNECTIONS™ Community, the Premier Connected Home Conference hosted by Parks Associates.
Pro-View and MyNice Pro app: a unique programming tool for Nice installers
Nice presents the new multi-function interface Pro-View and the dedicated app MyNice Pro, which allow programming, control, and maintenance of automation systems even from remote.
Nice Love Earth – The sustainable engagement of Nice receives the Buygreen award
Nice contributes to the creation of an increasingly sustainable world through several concrete actions.
Smart Life - New Smart City models, between Internet of Things, security and automation
Nice is at the forefront of contributing to the intelligent and automated transformation of cities.
Nice is now open to the Z-Wave™ smart home world!
Nice presents the new BiDi-ZWave interface: your Nice pass to the Z-Wave™ smart home world.
Nice training goes global and digital
New Nice trainings worldwide
Nice BiDirectional system with LoRa® technology, for more comfort and greater efficiency
Nice line of BiDirectional devices with LoRa® long-range radio technology: Era One LR BiDirectional transmitter and OXI LR BiDirectional plug-in receiver.
abode launches redesigned security system companion app!
abode 5.0: the all new abode mobile app for their all in one security solution, iota, and abode Smart Security Kit.
Spy Hi-Speed: faster garage doors
The Nice Hi-Speed series of automation systems is even wider with Spy Hi-Speed, the practical and smart high-speed solution for sectional and up-and-over doors.
With Nice, control systems become touchless!
Air is Nice wall-mounted touchless transmitter, which gives you the ability to control automation systems for blinds and shutters with a simple gesture.
Nice at the final conference of the IoT Observatory of the Polytechnic of Milan on the “Smart Home”
A good opportunity to discuss, through the point of view of the main players in the sector, the current scenario of the Smart Home and the trends for the upcoming years.
Nice España at the Madrid SMART DOORS trade fair
Nice the international trade fair for the Door & Automation sector, in conjunction with the SICUR trade fair dedicated to security in Spain, a leading international event.
abode smart security kit selected as best DIY security system of 2020 by Tom's Guide
After a successful showing at CES 2020, abode keeps thriving!
Nice at CES 2020
Nice in Las Vegas at CES 2020 Nice unveils new solutions for Home Automation, including the Yubii Ecosystem
Nice at ISAF, the annual commercial hub for security and safety in Istanbul
Nice Turkey has attended the ISAF Fair in Istanbul for the second time.
Nice wins the "Marca Brasil" Award 2019 in 4 categories!
Good news! Nice wins for the third time the Marca Brasil Award and confirms to be on the right track towards global recognition.
Yubii, the new Nice ecosystem
Yubii, the new Nice ecosystem to manage your home automations wherever you are
Great success for Nice at Exposec 2019 in Brazil
Good news coming from South America! The 22nd International Safety Fair - Exposec 2019, the largest in the sector in Latin America, was a great success for Nice.
Nice offer for indoor blinds automation gets bidirectional
The new tubular motors, transmitters and programmer feature now the Nice BiDirectional radio protocol, enabling two-way communication between transmitters and receivers.
Nice inaugurates a forefront plant for electronics in Santa Rita do Sapucaí, Brazil
On February 21st and 22nd we inaugurated Nice’s new plant in Santa Rita do Sapucaí (located in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais), at the presence of authorities, journalists and customers.
Nice enters the Canadian market acquiring Micanan, an excellence in the garage door automation sector
Nice continues to expand at international level and to consolidate its product portfolio, confirming its position of global leadership in the Home Automation, Home Security and Smart Home sector.
Nice presents new bidirectional control systems
Nice extends its range of control systems with bidirectional versions: with the Era One BD transmitter and OXI BD receiver, you can now receive feedback on reception of the command and on the status of the gate and garage door automations.
“Make the Wonder Ordinary”
Nice new international communication campaign, designed by Ogilvy and Rankin, surprises with the wonder of simplicity. It will go on-air in October in Italy and France, and from January in the rest of Europe.
Agio, light control is at your fingertips
Agio is Nice control device offering total management and integration of the artificial and natural light sources in a building.
Nice acquires V2, an Italian company that leads international markets in solutions for Home Automation and industrial applications
The path of international expansion and extension of the product portfolio continues.
Nice acquires FIBARO, one of the major players worldwide in the Smart Home, consolidating its global leadership position in the Home Automation and Home Security sector
Nice is ready to seize the opportunities of a segment with a high growth potential such as the “Smart Home”.
Nice and the community of architects trace out the future of technologies to improve building comfort and efficiency
The event brought together about 80 architects and designers in TheNicePlace, with sector experts and professors taking part as speakers.
The Nice stand in Brazil one of the most visited at Exposec 2018
The exhibition attracted more than 45,000 visitors between companies and security professionals. The Nice stand was always full of customers, prospects and specialized press eager to get information on security and automation market trends.
Nice acquires ACM, a leading Italian player in the shutters and awnings automation sector
With this acquisition Nice strengthens its position in the sun shade automation segment, confirming itself as one of the top players worldwide in terms of the wide variety of solutions offered.
Nice awarded among the “Best Managed Companies” in Italy
With an official ceremony held at Palazzo Mezzanotte in Milan, the first Italian edition of the international initiative awarded the companies, which stand out for their organizational capacity, strategy, skills, commitment towards people and performance.
Nice is sponsoring the Italian Pavilion at the 16th International Architecture Exhibition of “La Biennale di Venezia”
The Italian Pavilion, entitled “Arcipelago Italia. Projects for the future of the Country’s interior territories”, wants to bring focus to a lesser-known Italy and reveal its wealth and potential.
A Nice project to boost 100% recycling
Respect for the environment and improvement of the quality of life are two of the main concepts driving Nice in its activity. Following this philosophy, an important step is the creative reuse of some furniture realized for the Nice stand at the R+T 2018 in Stuttgart.
Nice becomes the main shareholder of Silicon Valley-based Abode, and designs the future of the Smart Home
Nice expands into the Home Security sector, announcing its entry as majority shareholder of Abode Systems, Inc.
We are 25 Years Young
To celebrate this important step, Nice presents a new special edition of its Inti and Era P transmitters, which have been created with a personalized decoration to mark the Nice anniversary.
Thank you for making our R+T 2018 a great success!
The R+T 2018 international exhibition was a great success for the Nice group: over 300 people came to visit our stand each day, sharing visions and experiences and discovering our intelligent systems.
R+T 2018: Looking for ways that don’t exist (not yet)
From February 27 to March 3 Nice will be at the R+T 2018 international exhibition in Stuttgart, the world’s leading trade fair for roller shutters, doors and gates, and sun protection systems.
Our solutions for smart building automation on show at The Big 5 Dubai
Nice is proud to have participated in The Big 5 Exhibition from 26th to 29th November at Dubai World Trade Centre, the largest and longest running building and construction exhibition in the Middle East.
Great success for the first design workshop with architects and engineers in ThePlace
Nice hosted the "Integration in architecture. Scenarios and visions" training seminar in ThePlace, organized in cooperation with Fujitsu Climatizzatori and Maggioli Editore.
Nice meets architects and designers at ARCHITECT@WORK
Nice continues its international tour dedicated to the world of architecture and design with ARCHITECT@WORK in Rome on 11th and 12th October and in Milan on 29th and 30th November.
A weekend of innovation in TheNicePlace
Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd October, Nice welcomed young talents, start-ups and businesses for a weekend entirely dedicated to innovation, hosting the Favini Blue Wave.
Nice engages with professional students in Estonia!
Nice believes in education and training, and is glad to engage with students and institutions, supporting valuable initiatives worldwide.
Soon: the compact guideless solution for garage doors
Soon is Nice solution for automating sectional garage doors conceived for professionals’ comfort and users’ convenience.
Successful 100% Design show, London, for Nice
Nice enjoyed a successful trip to the 100% Design show, London, the largest UK trade event for architects and designers (20th-23rd September).
Great success for Nice motorized screen systems at CEDIA 2017
Last week Nice was among the protagonists at the CEDIA 2017 Expo in San Diego, California, the leading event in connected technology bringing together the most important names in the home tech industry.
Era Inn: one system, INNfinite solutions
Nice launches Era Inn: a complete, advanced and versatile system for the automation of interior blinds, boosting energy efficiency in homes and buildings.
Nice to attend 100% Design, London
Nice has announced it’s attending the 100% Design show in London from 20th-23rd September 2017.
Watch the videos of TEDxPadovaSalon talks!
Last spring TheNicePlace opened its doors to over 500 people who got together for the second TEDxPadovaSalon: a great event entitled “I, Robot” that introduced the TEDxPadova 2017 and the Innovation Hall.
A longer warranty for Nice products
Nice systems, designed in Italy by a highly qualified and specialized team, are controlled and tested to give a long-term warranty.
Nice solutions on show all around the world
Nice has been the protagonist of a number of events all around the world this spring, sharing our innovative solutions with a wide and varied audience.
TEDxPadovaSalon in TheNicePlace
On Saturday 8 April, TheNicePlace opened its doors to the entire TEDxPadova community to provide a superb locationfor the second TEDxPadovaSalon.
The Festival della Crescita 2017 tour starts from Nice
TheNicePlace was selected as starting point for the 2017 edition of the Festival della Crescita, a project organised by Future Concept Lab and designed to create a virtuous circle linking key players in growth and development.
Nice Era Inn system presented in the USA
Nice USA premiered the leading-edge Era Inn automation and control system for interior blinds this March to the attendees at the International Window Coverings EXPO 2017.
Siemens’ future managers on the executive MBA course discover Nice
On Thursday 26 January Nice had the pleasure of welcoming participants on the Siemens Executive MBA, a course for the company’s young managers with career prospects.
Spy: the first Nice travelling motor for garage doors
Spy is the first Nice travelling motor for garage doors automation, with separate control unit. Handy and well-designed, it stands out for its innovative project concept and design.
Nice automation for the new Casa Lago in Milan
The partnership between Nice and Lago continues with the opening of the new Casa Lago located in via San Tomaso 6, Milan.
Nice opens its doors for Open Factory 2016
An afternoon made of encounters, discoveries, entertainment and smiles: on Sunday 27th November Nice welcomed more than 400 people to the social hub TheNicePlace for the second edition of Open Factory.
Happy 10th anniversary Nice Romania
This year has been full of landmarks and historic achievements for Nice and the whole Group: in October Nice has celebrated 10 years of business in Romania.
“The brand is a way of life”: The Nice experience of Automatec, from Chile
In October, we had the pleasure to welcome in Italy a group of Home Automation professionals from Chile accompanied by Automatec, our long-term distributor in South America.
Nice launches the “Screen Focused Factory” project in Germany
Last Friday Nice laid the foundation stone for the new screen Headquarters and production plant, officially kicking off another important and ambitious project for the Group.
A Nice “Hi-Speed Day” for our installers in the Slovak Republic
Nice invited Home Automation professionals from all over the country to discover our new Hi-Speed product range and live together an exciting race-day at the famous Slovakia Ring.
Nice celebrates 20 years of business in Poland
In the beginning of this month, the Nice subsidiary in Poland celebrated its 20 years of business and inaugurated its brand new offices.
The Nice Group strengthens its position in the US with the acquisition of HySecurity
The Nice Group has achieved a new important goal in the framework of its path to growth on a global scale, strengthening its international presence with the acquisition of an important player on the US market.
The story of Made in Italy excellence in TheNicePlace
Nice hosts the “50+! Il grande gioco dell’industria” exhibition: the narration of Italian industry’s history through over 50 objects that have changed our culture, marking the economic growth of our country.
Nice on show at the R+T Asia 2016!
This spring Nice has taken part with success in R+T Asia 2016, the leading trade fair for the sun protection and home & building automation sector in Asia.
Nice opens Green Week 2016!
TheNicePlace turned green for the launch of Green Week 2016, a wide discussion forum on green economy issues that took place from 1st to 6th March throughout the Italian North East.
A Nice day together with our Italian distributors
Nice specialized distributors for the Italian market were invited to gather in TheNicePlace last week for a full-day meeting aimed at fostering relationships and cooperation.
Nice is on air on Radio 24! Interview with Lauro Buoro on the Group’s key success factors
On Sunday 10th January Lauro Buoro was special guest during the Fabbrica 2.4 program, broadcast on Radio 24.
Nice is Open Factory!
Nice opened its doors to the local community on the occasion of Open Factory, the event dedicated to “industrial tourism” to give enterprises of the Italian North-East the opportunity to tell their own story and showcase their manufacturing expertise.
#TNPunconference: "Spaces of creativity for innovation"
TheNicePlace officially opened its doors to the institutions and to the local community in order to share new ideas and cooperation projects, inviting them to the event “Spaces of creativity for innovation”, a multi-voice dialogue discussing new approaches to innovation.
An even wider range, with Nice ROX
Nice widens its range of motors for sliding gates and presents ROX.
The art of courage: a thrilling experience in TheNicePlace
TheNicePlace hosted a series of exciting events centered on a very special activity: the “Art of Courage” training course, expressly organized for NiceClub Italy professional installers.
TheNicePlace: Nice links communities!
TheNicePlace is the frame and the heart of all those initiatives that Nice will organize and host starting from this autumn, with the objective of involving people and communities in an ongoing process and foster the company’s cultural growth.
Our world is magic, our world is Nice
Nice created TheNicePlace, a new area of 3,000 sq. m. next to the Headquarters, dedicated to exchanges, interactions, participation and knowledge construction, an inspiring space open to new experiences and initiatives.
Hi-Speed: Faster than ever
Nice launches the new line of powerful and reliable motors for high-speed automation of sliding and swing gates.
Nice hosts the Innovarea project closing conference
What B2B enterprises can learn from B2C enterprises. From design innovation to business model innovation.
Era Gate Accessories
Nice presents the new line of safety, control and signalling devices for automation systems.
R+T 2015: The Nice way to innovation
From 24th to 28th February, Nice and elero have been active protagonists at the R+T 2015 international trade fair in Stuttgart.