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    Upholstery firm grows sales past £60m


    Colne headquartered upholstery specialist Furnico has reported a growth in both manufacturing output and licensed product sales, growing turnover past the £60m mark.

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    In the Hotseat


    Cabinet Maker got the exclusive first interview with Keith Wilson, managing director at the newly launched La-Z-Boy UK Ltd. We found out how business is going since moving distribution from Furnico and setting up what is effectively a brand new company.

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    La-Z-Boy completes UK license deal from Furnico; acquires nine US stores


    US-based La-Z-Boy Incorporated has confirmed that it has signed an agreement to acquire the license for the La-Z-Boy brand in the UK and Ireland from Furnico Ltd.

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    Sales slightly down for La-Z-Boy


    US-based recliner business La-Z-Boy has posted a slight lull in sales for the fiscal 2017 first quarter ended 30 July 2016. La-Z-Boy, which has more than 200 stockists in the UK, reported a decline of 0.2% to $340.8m (£257.7m) from $341.4m (£258.2m) in the prior year’s first quarter. Despite the

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    Trade show confirms September dates


    The South West Furniture Manufacturers Agent Representatives Federation (SWFMARF), organiser of regional trade event The South West Furniture Show, is preparing to stage the seventh annual version of the exhibition, with the association announcing that it promises to be ‘bigger than

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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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    Upholstery supplier marks third straight year of growth


    Colne headquartered upholstery specialist Furnico marked a productive year for the business with sales growing for a third consecutive year and profit surpassing £50m. The North West-based supplier, which also holds the UK license for global brand La-Z-Boy, posted total sales for the year ended 31

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    Global sales swell for upholstery brand


    International upholstery brand La-Z-Boy made a healthy start to its current financial year, posting year-on-year increases in both the company’s sales and profits margins for Q1 ended 26 July 2015. The business, which is headquartered in Michigan in the US, registered a 4.4% uptick in turnover of

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    Companies hail Manchester show appearance


    Upholstery firm Furnico and bed specialist Mammoth Technologies have both praised their respective appearances as exhibitors at the recent trade event The Manchester Furniture Show, held at Manchester Central on 19-21 July. The fruits of a recent collaboration between the pair were on display at

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    Furnico named fastest growing international partner of La-Z-Boy


    UK upholstery source Furnico has been awarded the title as fastest growing international partner of global brand La-Z-Boy at the label’s annual international conference at its head office in Detroit, USA. With the award recognising the highest percentage turnover increase year-on-year for La-Z-Boy