Gary Baker, Furniture and Interiors Education, Skills and Training Alliance (FIESTA) chairman, issued a warning to delegates at the Closing the Gap conference last month.
Sir Terence Conran, one of the world’s best-known designers, retailers and restaurateurs, has been given a Lifetime Achievement Award by The Furniture Makers’ Company, the City of London livery company and charity for the furnishing industry, in recognition for his outstanding contribution to the design and furnishing sector.
Ethical home furnishings company appoints ecommerce consultancy specialist to build new platform.
tesa, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of adhesives tapes, continues to support furniture manufacturers, with the announcement that its double-sided PE foam tape, tesa® 62510, has been certified for use in mirror mounting applications.
The National Bed Federation (NBF) is to extend its Code of Practice to cover social and ethical compliance.
Swiss-based office furniture company posts return to sales growth within its UK market.
Office furniture manufacturer posts highest turnover in more than 20 years as profit more than doubles.
Dids Macdonald OBE, CEO of the design and intellectual property membership and campaigning organisation Anti Copying in Design (ACID), has been installed as the 58th Master of The Furniture Makers’ Company, the City of London livery company and charity for the furnishing industry.
Harveys and Bensons for Beds have continued to raise funds for the British Heart Foundation.
Home improvement retailer B&Q has reported a growth in sales as weather-related products boost performance.
Independent bedroom furniture and mattress retailer suffers huge fire.