This Week's Articles

  • The Art of Furniture

  • Ready for Showtime

  • Full Steam Ahead

  • Kindred Spirit

  • Time to Fly

  • Call for Action

  • Last Word - Nick Chiarelli

  • Making Manchester

  • Designs of the Times

  • U-No I'll Be There

CM's Contributors


Was it a dream?


UK solicitor and IP expert, Nick Kounoupias offers his view on Article 50 and IP laws.

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Making Your Mark


In the first of a series of marketing advisory columns, Natasha Wright, managing director of Wyldfire PR and Marketing, itertates why it is more important than ever that independent retailers re-evaluate their marketing strategies.

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Commercial Improvement Puts Demand on the Labour Pool


Andrew Potter, owner at Production Consultancy Services Ltd discusses the industry’s current skills shortage and offers some advice for businesses when it comes to recruitment and training.

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Premier Design


Taking a look at design trends from the January Furniture Show

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Brand power


The Market Creative gives Cabinet Maker an insight into why establishing a brand can be a powerful tool.

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Winning Lines


The winners of the 2017 Wood Awards were announced on 21 November at Carpenters’ Hall in London, with several categories up for grabs.

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Life begins at 40


Following on from our profile of John Makepeace OBE, we look at the impact of Parnham College on the world of contemporary design, as we reach the 40th year since it opened its doors.

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Going to town


Cabinet Maker reports from an exclusive visit to UK assembled bedroom and lounge furniture manufacturer, Kingstown, to get a preview of some its exciting new developments.

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Seed to success


Cabinet Maker catches up with Victor Garcia, UK market manager for Radium Foam, who details what goes in to making its Vita Talalay brand.

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Silent Apprentice


Bed manufacturer Silentnight shares why it believes apprenticeships are an important part of the business.

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Certified Status


Steve Moore, director consultant services, explains the benefits of the upcoming BFM seminar, sponsored by the Programme for Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC).

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Call to arms


In light of Apprenticeships Week, Dr Tony Smart MBE, Master of The Furniture Makers’ Company, issues a call to arms urging young people to take up furniture manufacture and design apprenticeships.

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The Wow Factor


Cabinet Maker catches up with Gallery Direct on a successful January Show and new lines to suit all tastes.