• Kindred appoint former Nolte account manager

  • Tempur Sealy posts record Q4; increases share repurchase program by $200m

  • Hilary Devey Collection delivers positive JFS debut; TCS link boosts Irish network

  • Shire Beds celebrates 20 years with further expansion plans


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Serene reports double-digit growth; warns prices could rise to combat increasing costs

Bed and bedroom cabinet supply business Serene Furnishings has reported a double-digit growth in turnover and profits but warns of further price increases.

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Swedish bed firm expands UK presence

Swedish headquartered bed manufacturer Hästens has expanded its UK presence outside of the capital with three new outlets.

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Tempur Sealy adopts rights plan to fend off potential buyers

Mattress giant Tempur Sealy has announced that its board of directors has approved the adoption of a shareholder rights plan to protect the business from any potential takeover attempts.

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Sales climb back to growth for Northern Irish firm

According to its latest filed accounts for the year ended 30 April 2016, total sales rose by 3.6% to £16.6m from £16m in 2015. The uptick in performance was its first positive growth in sales since improving revenues by 5.1% in 2013.

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Sealy and Wigan Warriors confirm sponsorship deal

Mattress manufacturer Sealy UK has announced a new sponsorship deal with the 2016 Super League Champions, Wigan Warriors.

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Shire Beds marks 20 years with Leeds Rhinos sponsorship

Dewsbury-based bed manufacturer The Shire Bed Company has agreed a two year sponsorship deal with Leeds Rhinos for the coming Rugby League season.

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Morris Furniture Brands appoints administrator

17 February 2017

Furniture group Morris Furniture Brands Ltd has gone into administration.

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Furniture makers see turnover fall in December; annual rise by £400m

17 February 2017

According to the latest UK Production Turnover data by the Office for National Statistics, total December 2016 sales for the furniture manufacturing industry as a whole fell by 24.1% to £600m from £790.7m in November.

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Office furniture startup launches in Britain; three brands to enter UK market

17 February 2017

A new independent office furniture firm has launched in the UK securing distribution rights from three global manufacturers.


British manufacturer grows revenue past £10m for the first time since 2009

17 February 2017

Yorkshire-based contract furniture specialist Knightsbridge has reported a return in turnover growth as sales reached its highest point since 2009.

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Willis & Gambier parent acquires Baker Furniture owner

16 February 2017

Samson Holding Ltd, the owner of Willis & Gambier, has announced the acquisition of Kohler Interiors Group Ltd for a consideration of $35m (£28m).