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  • Profits double for contract furniture firm

  • Office furniture firm appoints new CEO

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Ex-Herman Miller employee pleads guilty to fraud accusation; Q2 sales down

A former Herman Miller manager accused of stealing $1.772m from the company over a period of five years has pleaded guilty.

Godfrey syrett's education division has delivered furniture to over 40 schools in the uk over the past 12 months.

Furniture firm secures £1m contract

Furniture manufacturer Godfrey Syrett has secured a number of new contracts to supply school furniture worth £1m.

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Paragon Interiors CEO buys Notts Country FC

Notts County Football Club has announced that its owner Ray Trew has reached an agreement with contract furnishing firm Paragon Interiors CEO Alan Hardy over the sale of the club.

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Specialist furniture manufacturer expands through acquisition

Kitchen, windows and doors manufacturer Stevenswood has acquired Polyframe Trade Centres Limited (PTC) from Polyframe Group Limited as it plans to accelerate its expansion.

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Godfrey Syrett secures £1.46m contract

North East-based furniture manufacturer Godfrey Syrett has secured a £1.46m contract for a major student accommodation scheme in Glasgow, Foundry Courtyard.


Best turnover for almost a decade for fitted furniture firm

Fitted furniture manufacturer Kelvin KBB has reported a sixth successive year of turnover growth, although outlining a reduction in its bottom line due to restructuring and investment.

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Imports up, exports down, says latest furniture data

20 January 2017

Imports of furniture into the UK rose in November, whereas exports outside the UK reported a slight fall, according to latest HM Revenue and Customs statistics.

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Two UK furniture manufacturers fined £2.8m

20 January 2017

Two UK furniture component suppliers have been fined a total of £2.8m for illegal cartel activity following an investigation from the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA).

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Chinese sofa supplier announces IPO

20 January 2017

Chinese upholstered sofa and sofa covers manufacturer Morris Holdings has announced an IPO on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange with a total of 250 million shares on offer.

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Tempur Sealy to refresh Sealy brand; launches Tempur-Pedic anniversary mattress

20 January 2017

Mattress giant Tempur Sealy International, Inc. has announced that its Sealy brand is to be refreshed during 2017.

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Four furniture standards remain in place

20 January 2017

The Furniture Industry Research Association (FIRA) has announced four furniture standards that have been re-confirmed.