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  • FIRA creates new COO role; appoints new GM

  • UK arm delivers significant growth

  • Former furniture factory up for rent

  • Huge fire destroys furniture facility

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Furniture finish specialist completes project

Wood and finishes specialist completes project at Brasenose College in Oxford.

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Italian furniture exports expected to fall in 2019

The Italian furnishing manufacture industry has shown signs of recovery during 2018, although forecasts for the year ahead look uncertain.

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Testing body commissions anniversary sculpture

Testing house SATRA has commissioned a local Northamptonshire artist, Martyn Paul Steele, to create a contemporary sculpture to stand as a reminder of 100 years of research and testing.

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Furniture group enters administration

Furniture manufacturer placed into administration and ceases to trade.

FIESTA will launch Skills Plus in April

Closing the Gap conference

The Furniture and Interiors Education, Skills and Training Alliance (FIESTA) is organising a conference next month to launch Furniture and Interiors Skills Plus (Skills Plus) – a service that will help close the industry’s skills gap.

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Kitchen furniture brand up for an award

Kitchen furniture firm recognised with a BKU Awards nomination.

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Brand refresh at furniture manufacturer

2019-03-21T09:01:00+00:00

Cabinet manufacturer and teak specialist implements strategic brand ‘refresh’.

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FIRA creates new COO role; appoints new GM

2019-03-21T09:00:00+00:00

FIRA International has confirmed the appointment of its new general manager (GM).

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Bed maker announces new partnership

2019-03-21T09:00:00+00:00

Independent foam converter and specialist mattress and bed manufacturer has taken steps to modernise the way it manages its people.

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Bed brand continues partnership

2019-03-21T09:00:00+00:00

Bed brand kick-starts new partnership deal with Wigan Warriors.

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Furniture fittings brand invests in new machinery

2019-03-20T08:53:00+00:00

Fittings specialist announces the launch of its new bespoke cut-and-assemble service.

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UK arm delivers significant growth

2019-03-20T08:51:00+00:00

The UK division of American-based furniture maker sees profit more than quadruple.