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Headlam reveal price increase as Brexit impacts currency rate

Floorcoverings firm Headlam Group has revealed that it intends to increase the prices of its residential products due to the ‘weakening’ of the pound following the Brexit result.


Supplier posts ‘planned’ fall in sales and profit

Furniture wholesaler and distributor Classic Furniture has reported a drop in both sales and profit for the year ended 30 September 2015, with the business ‘planning’ for the reduction due to increased pressure within the independent retail sector.

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Supplier delivers record sales as UK market grows

Furniture wholesale business Coach House has posted its highest ever turnover, with profit more than doubling in its latest account for the year ended 30 September 2015.


Luxury supplier posts huge rise in sales

Swindon-headquartered supply business Neptune has reported another year of significant growth, with turnover rising by 168% as continued investment pays dividends.


Furniture firm posts lull in sales; sharp fall in profit

Furniture manufacturer and wholesaler Addspace Furniture Limited has posted a fall in turnover for the first time in four years, as ‘consolidated’ product ranges effect performance.


Indus Valley expands sales teams

Nottingham-based furniture wholesaler Indus Valley has announced the appointments of four new sales agents as it looks to expand its presence within its target market.

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Upholstery exhibition announced for the Geffrye Museum

24 February 2017

The Geffrye Museum in Hoxton, East London will host a free upholstery exhibition from Tuesday 2 - Sunday 21 May

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Bed manufacturers named as finalists in Yorkshire Business Masters Awards

24 February 2017

The shortlist has been announced for the’s 2017 Yorkshire Business Master Awards, and this year, two bed manufacturers have been named as finalists.

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FIRA welcomes industry peers at open day

23 February 2017

The Furniture Industry Research Association (FIRA) played host to its first 2017 Open Day at its headquarters in Stevenage.

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Scottish furniture maker receives IIYP accreditation; plans to boost skills in schools

23 February 2017

Supplier of hospitality and healthcare furniture Elite Contract Furniture has received the prestigious Investors in Young People (IIYP) accreditation.

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CPS Group sponsor London Fabric Show

23 February 2017

South Wales-based printing firm CPS Group has announced it will sponsor this year’s London Fabric Show.