Manufacture Articles

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    The Art of Furniture

    2018-07-13T13:04:00Z

    Contemporary freestanding furniture makers Rowico reveal what’s in store for their Manchester Furniture Show 2018 stand.

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    Recipe for success

    2017-10-27T08:00:00Z

    Cabinet Maker met with Sealy UK’s Neil Robinson and Holly Housby at last month’s Bed Show for a look at the latest product innovations following the taste test at Brooklands earlier this year. And, unlike certain colonels or fizzy beverage manufacturers, the company was more that happy to share its

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    Successful celebration

    2017-10-27T08:00:00Z

    Fara Butt, marketing director at The Shire Bed Company explains how the company continues to enjoy a great response to the ranges launched at the 2017 NBF Bed Show.

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    So Important

    2017-10-20T07:30:00Z

    All upholstered domestic furniture sold in the UK must meet the Furniture and Furnishings (Fire) (Safety) Regulations 1988 (as amended in 1989, 1993 and 2010). Andrew Munns, technologist at SATRA advises how retailers should ensure that their furniture is compliant if it is imported.

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    With Every Fibre

    2017-10-20T07:30:00Z

    ADVANSA’s Dr Sabine Timmel states the case for using polyester fibre in the manufacture of furniture cushions.

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    Cracking the Complaint Culture

    2017-10-20T07:30:00Z

    Does the UK furniture trade pander too much to a consumer ‘complaint culture’?  Is it time to take a stand against unwarranted attacks from angry purchasers?  Managing director of ICD Sofas, Hans Thorn, believes the answer is yes, and that we need to take a fresh look at how manufacturers and

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    Come Dine With Me

    2017-10-16T12:41:00Z

    James Hudson, sales and business development director at Gallery Direct discusses how dining at home has changed over the years, and in turn, how dining furniture has evolved.

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    Height of Fashion

    2017-10-13T07:30:00Z

    Paris, Milan, New York, arguably three of the fashion capitals of the world, and with furniture trends oft following fashion, it was exciting to catch up with ercol’s managing director, Nick Garratt to see what the business has brought home from its travels.

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    Come Dine With Me

    2017-10-13T07:21:00Z

    James Hudson, sales and business development director at Gallery Direct discusses how dining at home has changed over the years, and in turn, how dining furniture has evolved.

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    Feeling Fresh

    2017-10-06T07:30:00Z

    Cabinet Maker speaks to Harry Rosenthal, chief executive at J Rosenthal, about the recent re-vamp of the company’s Appletree brand.