Furniture manufacturer Mereway has announced that its in-house designer and senior product development manager, Ian Robinson has sadly passed away.
A well known face within the furniture industry, Ian began his career with kitchen manufacturer Hygena Cabinet Co where he helped launch the first flat-pack kitchen range in the UK.
In joining Mereway, Ian’s contribution to the company’s success has been significant with his ‘sharp eye and attention to detail’ a major factor for most of its bestselling ranges over the last 20 years.
Joint Mereway managing director, Bob Norris said: “The industry has lost one of its best designers and he will be greatly missed by his many colleagues and friends.”
A private family funeral will take place. The family request that any donations are made to the British Heart Foundation, which can be done via a Gift of Hope page that has been established on the BHF website.
To make a donation or leave a message, visit: https://lastinghope.bhf.org.uk/ian-robinson-merewaykitchens