• Furniture Makers’ encourage industry appeal; offer readers discount to conference

  • LIA signs up latest ambassador

  • Furniture imports rise in January; UK exports fall

  • Carpet firm agrees 122,000sq ft distribution lease

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British furniture exports on the rise, says new report

Statistics revealed by British Furniture Manufacturers (BFM) this week have shown that exports of British furniture to the EU have risen by 19.8% throughout 2016.

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LIA to refocus on Light Middle East

The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) has confirmed the dates for its Middle East event later this year.

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KBSA appoints new chair

The Kitchen Bathroom & Bedroom Specialists Association (Kbsa) has announced the appointment of Richard Hibbert as its new chair for retail members.

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Lighting firm grows sales towards £200m mark

Suffolk-based lighting firm Dialight has reported a growth in turnover by more than £20m as annual losses narrowed.

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Furniture Makers’ come second in pancake race

The Furniture Makers’ Company has finished second in the inter-livery pancake race 2017.

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QFC retain Manufacturing Guild Mark

Lincolnshire furniture manufacturer QFC has retained the prestigious Manufacturing Guild Mark.

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Furniture Makers’ encourage industry appeal; offer readers discount to conference

22 March 2017

The Furniture Makers’ Company, the furnishing industry charity, is encouraging the industry to appeal proposed plans to withdraw the Level 3 Furniture Apprenticeship.

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La-Z-Boy UK set to roll out Originals range to independents

22 March 2017

Upholstery manufacturer La-Z-Boy UK has announced that its new Originals Collection has been finalised and will enter stores in the coming months.

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Mereway supports local charities; announces 2017 partner

22 March 2017

Kitchen, bathroom and bedroom manufacturer the Mereway Group has announced a number of charities that will benefit from its anniversary fundraising campaign.

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Hattrick contract win for Lanzet

22 March 2017

Kitchen and fitted bedroom manufacturer Lanzet has secured three new contracts worth a combined total of £877,000.

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LIA signs up latest ambassador

22 March 2017

The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) has announced that lighting manufacturer Luceco has been named as a Lighting Industry Academy Ambassador.

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Highgrove appoints new sales manager

21 March 2017

West Yorkshire headquartered mattress manufacturer Highgrove Beds has announced the appointment of Dave Marsden as its new area sales manager.