• Return to profit at furniture wholesaler

  • Exports deliver boost at textiles business

  • Homewares wholesaler grows sales towards £120m

  • Sales and profit falls again at UK arm

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‘Big blow’ as furniture business scales back

Independent furniture wholesaler confirms that it has scaled back its pine manufacturing division due to the increasing competition of oak imports.

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Wholesaler appoints new sales agent

Ireland’s premier furniture wholesaler announces the appointment of its new sales agent for South Central England.

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Wholesaler sees small top line growth

Flooring wholesaler posts slight growth in turnover.

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Wholesaler returns to profit growth

Furniture wholesaler posts slight decline in turnover as profit returns to growth.

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Wholesaler relocates; furniture retailer buys site

Wholesaler relocates to a new facility following the sale of its former space an independent furniture retailer.


Lighting supplier grows top and bottom lines

Lighting wholesaler posts fourth straight year of turnover growth.

Manufacturing News

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Components firm celebrates 20 years of success


Cabinet and door hardware components supplier is celebrating its 20th anniversary of being ‘Handmade in the UK’.


Upholstery maker names new international boss


Global upholstery manufacturer announces new President International.


Wood suppliers sales director joins STA board


Wood supplier Södra Wood has confirmed that its Great Britain and Ireland Manufacturing Sales Director has been appointed to the board of the Structural Timber Association (STA).

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Furniture makers optimistic despite reduced output


The BFM has just published its June state of trade report and the most striking feature is the number of manufacturers reporting a fall in output over the last 4-months.

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Improved efficiencies drives bottom line growth


Nottingham-based soft furnishings supplier posts growth in profit despite sales declining.