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Hear about the latest developments at zai in the blog – which material is now used, who are the people making the impossible possible together with zai, and what goes on behind closed doors at the manufactory? Browse through our blog stories

Radical management – Survival with creative power in resilient organisations, zai professes to Grisons, Innovation pioneer Polychromlab – timeless design for zai, A Luxury Odyssey,

Radical management – Survival with creative power in resilient organisations

Why do companies need management? The short, radical* answer is: management is securing the survival of the company. A company strives for self-preservation. Primarily, it is about the continuation to exist, to keep "playing". This is the area managers are…

zai professes to Grisons

The Grisons ski manufacturer zai restructures: the new manufactury is formed in a joint venture with the Italian company Blossom Skis in Bregaglia. The zai lab and the showroom will relocate to Zurich, closer to the partner ETH. The reorientation…

Innovation pioneer Polychromlab – timeless design for zai

Interview with PolychromeLAB - December 7, 2017   Who actually is behind PolychromeLAB?   My name is Michele; Although I am of Italian heritage, I was born in Germany and grew up on the Swabian Alps with my parents, who…

A Luxury Odyssey

At zai, we have an open-door policy. We ski, hike, eat and drink with our friends in the glorious Swiss Alpine surrounds we are privileged to call home, sharing our experiences and creative endeavours. Our clients effectively become family members.…