Effective October 10, 2017, LSI Wallcovering will transfer Canadian distribution of its Versa Wallcovering® brand to Metro Wallcoverings. Concord, Ontario-based Metro will offer Versa’s 2,000+ product line of premium quality, sustainable vinyl wallcoverings and VersaGuard™ flexible wall protection throughout Canada.
LSI Wallcovering is a global design leader that has innovated acclaimed wall finishes for more than six decades. LSI’s international design studios harness leading fashion trends and incorporate proprietary visual effects to create signature prints and textures in an inspired color palette with global appeal. Distributed world-wide, the Versa brand is known for its fresh aesthetics and universal usability – with suitability to a range of commercial interiors including office space, hospitality, healthcare, retail and institutional.
LSI leadership has helped shape an ecological vision for the North American wallcoverings market, and in 2014, won the industry’s highest honor, the Allman Award. For 30+ years, LSI has been involved at every level of industry action, from developing standards to improving materials to creating educational tools for specifiers. The company currently is helping create Product Category Rules and Environmental Product Declarations for the global wallcoverings market. LSI was one of the first companies to adopt water-based inks and to make its entire line low-VOC. In 2006, the global manufacturer invented Second-Look®, the first recycling technology for post-consumer wallcoverings. Available exclusively through Versa Wallcovering, Second-Look has won six awards from the A&D community.