Global Furniture Alliance

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    Seize the Opportunity


    James Painter, managing director and owner of Global Furniture Alliance (GFA), sits down with Cabinet Maker and discusses their preparations ahead of the January Furniture Show.

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    Keep Moving


    It’s been a busy year so far for furniture export business Global Furniture Alliance (GFA) as we found out when we caught up with managing director, James Painter.

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    Set to Swivel


    Cabinet Maker caught up with James Painter, managing director of furniture import business, Global Furniture Alliance, to discuss how the company is mitigating dollar price rises and why they are refocusing efforts on the product line that they are perhaps best known for, the swivel recliner chair.

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    Hooray for GFA!


    South Wales based furniture importer Global Furniture Alliance (GFA) recently participated in a mass cycle event from Bristol to Bath to raise money for charity. The event, which helped raise funds for the British Heart Foundation, a charity that means a lot to GFA’s owner, James Painter, not only

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    JFS 2017 highlights Hall 5


    Organisers for the January Furniture Show 2017 has revealed that Hall 5 is fast becoming the major destination point with a whole host of companies signing up. Taking place from 22-25 January at the NEC in Birmingham, the 2017 show has increased its space by 20%, and has 99% of rebookings confirmed

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    On Your Bike, James Painter!


    Global Furniture Alliance (GFA) will be shutting their offices on the afternoon of Friday 27th May and the whole team will be involved in a mass cycle event from Bristol to Bath. They are raising money and awareness for the British Heart Foundation in recognition of the incredible work they do,

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    JFS in a few words


    The January Furniture Show has seen another successful year as Cabinet Maker took to the stands to find out how the show was for them. Earlier this week, Stephen Richards, show director, revealed the opening day (Sunday 24 January) saw a 20% rise in visitor numbers when compared to the opening of

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    Supplier forges alliance with Minerva


    Chepstow-based furniture supplier, Global Furniture Alliance (GFA) has further cause to celebrate following its recent tenth anniversary, after announcing that it has become an approved supplier to the Minerva Furnishing Guild.   The business, which celebrated ten years of trading on 14 April,

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    Importer warns trade of scam


    Furniture importer Global Furniture Alliance is warning the trade of a cruel scam that the company has fallen victim to. A con woman recently contacted the importer’s Chepstow office, posing as an established independent retailer, to place a “good sized order” for collection. All seemed normal with

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    Furniture importer to launch new company


    Monmouthshire-based furniture import company Global Furniture Alliance (GFA) is launching a new company that will specialise in sofas to complement the business it does in the reclining chair market. The new company, Sofa Ambiance by GFA, will offer fixed and motion sofas as well as sofa beds, and