Soft furnishing and doors manufacturers Guardian Systems (Scotland) Ltd and associate company Guardian Soft Furnishings Ltd have been place in liquidation with the loss of 44 jobs.
The British Retail Consortium has reported a decline in footfall during September, although insist that shoppers are still spending.
NVM Private Equity has announced the acquisition of West Midlands-based manufacturer Ultra Furniture.
The Furniture Industry Research Association (FIRA) was in attendance at the recent launch of the Ministry of Furniture’s new showroom.
The British Chamber of Commerce has published its latest Quarterly Economic Survey for Q3, resulting in a ‘mixed picture’ following the Brexit vote.
The South West Furniture Manufacturers Agent & Representatives Federation (SWFMARF), organiser of regional trade event The South West Furniture Show, has reported a successful show despite ‘challenging’ footfall.