Furniture Makers' Company

  • Furniture manufacture
    News

    New campaign to raise awareness of welfare support

    2019-05-24T07:37:00Z

    The Furniture Makers’ Company has launched a new campaign, ‘One Step at a Time’, challenging companies in the furnishing sector to raise awareness of the charity’s welfare support so every industry colleague knows where to turn in times of financial need.

  • Sir Terence Conran
    News

    Design icon presented Lifetime Achievement Award

    2019-05-17T07:42:00Z

    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.

  • Dids Macdonald is the 58th Master of The Furniture Makers' Company
    News

    The Furniture Makers’ Company installs new Master

    2019-05-16T07:49:00Z

    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.

  • Mixology-North-2017-10024241-1200x790
    News

    Voting opens for Mixology Young Designer award

    2019-05-01T07:54:00Z

    Three Young Furniture Makers who exhibited at the 2019 Young Furniture Makers exhibition have been shortlisted for the Young Designer of the Year Award at Mixology19.

  • Jay-Be - Manufacturing Guild Photo
    News

    Bed firm awarded Manufacturing Guild Mark

    2019-04-09T08:06:00Z

    Folding bed specialist awarded the prestigious Manufacturing Guild Mark from The Furniture Makers’ Company.

  • westbridgeapprentices
    Feature

    Closing the Gap

    2019-03-22T08:11:00Z

    Cabinet Maker explores why apprenticeships in the furniture industry will play an important role in the future of closing the skills gap.

  • Big Shots is celebrating 25 years in 2019
    News

    Big Shots to celebrate 25 years in 2019

    2019-02-27T08:57:00Z

    Big Shots, The Furniture Makers’ Company’s annual clay pigeon shoot, is celebrating 25 years of raising money for the furnishing industry’s only dedicated charity in 2019, and this year’s event is going to be bigger than ever before.

  • Murray Hudson, managing director and chairman at Gratnells, and Ben Burb...
    News

    Storage firm awarded Manufacturing Guild Mark

    2019-01-30T08:58:00Z

    Educational storage manufacturer awarded the prestigious Manufacturing Guild Mark.

  • Design Guild Mark
    News

    Design Guild Mark deadline is today

    2019-01-24T08:49:00Z

    Today is the last day to go to apply for the 2019 Design Guild Mark.

  • christmas-xmas-christmas-tree-decoration
    News

    Furniture Makers’ Company treats retired workers

    2018-12-12T08:47:00Z

    The Furniture Makers’ Company gives seven retired industry workers an early Christmas present.