Emma partners with John Lewis

Decoration Table - September 3, 2019 John Lewis & Partners will be the first UK high street retailer to stock the Emma Original Mattress from European bed-in-a-box brand Emma Mattress. This will see Emma's physical presence ....

Rutherfords of Morpeth changes hands

Decoration Table - September 3, 2019 Department store Rutherfords of Morpeth has been sold after more than 170 years in the Rutherford family. MD Richard Rutherford, the fifth-generation family member to run the flagship store in Bridge Street, ....

Sleep healthy with Activsleep, says Sealy

Decoration Table - September 3, 2019 Living a healthy lifestyle is no longer just about diet and exercise, says Sealy UK – a new breed of consumer is increasingly making the link between getting good quality ....

Crossing the line with At the Helm

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New guild website honours the memory of industry pioneer

Decoration Table - August 27, 2019 The Long Eaton Guild now boasts a new website to promote its biannual Long Point exhibitions, courtesy of digital creative agency, Orbital Vision. Orbital waived the fee for the project, instead ....

Breasley to reveal upgraded Salus at Bed Show

Decoration Table - August 27, 2019 Breasley is set to unveil an extensive upgrade and rebrand of its luxury Salus collection as the bed brand marks its 10th anniversary at this year's NBF Bed Show (17-18th September ....

One giant leap for product marketing

Decoration Table - August 27, 2019 “That’s one small step for [a] man, one giant leap for mankind.” It’s been 50 years since Armstrong and Aldrin set foot in the Sea of Tranquility, fulfilling Kennedy’s ambitious ....

Waste not, want not – the furniture industry’s war on plastics

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Bensons launches personalised sleep guidance

Decoration Table - August 27, 2019 Bensons for Beds has unveiled its bespoke Sleep Diet model, designed by sleep expert, Stephanie Romiszewski, to prescribe an ideal sleep regime for the nations struggling sleepers. Available nationwide from the ....

Savoir launches online store and new showrooms

Decoration Table - August 27, 2019 Luxury bedmaker Savoir has unveiled a new online store, introducing ecommerce to its recently rebranded website to help increase its D2C reach. The expansion of Savoir’s ecommerce operation coincides with the opening of ....

Poor furniture sales contribute to Laura Ashley’s losses

Decoration Table - August 27, 2019 Total group sales at Laura Ashley for the year to 30th June 2019 were down £24.7m (to £232.5m) as LFL sales declined by 3.5%, resulting in a loss (before taxation, and ....

Owen Wilson returns to Sofology TV ad campaign

Decoration Table - August 27, 2019 Sofa retailer Sofology has again teamed up with actor Owen Wilson for a second instalment of TV ads. Owen says: “It’s nice to be working with Sofology again and it’s cool to ....

Sleepeezee – a bed brand for tomorrow

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Goodweave tackles child labour through new certification

Decoration Table - August 20, 2019 GoodWeave International, a global organisation dedicated to ending child labour in supply chains, has launched a new labelling standard to address the issue of child exploitation in retail production of ....

True sustainability will take three years, predict UK retailers

Decoration Table - August 20, 2019 According to a new survey commissioned by ITE Group, the organiser of exhibitions including Autumn Fair, two thirds (66%) of UK retailers believe it will take their business three years ....

Natuzzi outlines restructuring plans in response to US tariffs

Decoration Table - August 20, 2019 In a stock market filing, global Italian furniture brand Natuzzi has outlined the need for important changes to its business model, in response to the increase in US customs tariffs on ....

Mall world – Tom O’Neill on Sofa Club

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Jual-purpose designs

Decoration Table - August 20, 2019 As the adoption of personal technology in the home continues to rise, furniture designers are working hard to create modern living solutions which incorporate multipurpose features such as speakers and ....

The Big Question: Which new technologies are having the biggest impact on your business?

Decoration Table - August 20, 2019 What do you think? From emerging trends to the latest business principles, Furniture News is setting out to gauge the trade’s feelings on a variety of industry-specific topics. Today, we’re ....

Autumn Fair reveals rich talks programme

Decoration Table - August 20, 2019 Home and gift retail show Autumn Fair, taking place at the Birmingham NEC from 1st-4th September, will host three theatres that promise to educate visitors, elevate knowledge and encourage retail innovation. Across each ....

Casper goes in-store with John Lewis

Decoration Table - August 20, 2019 Online sleep brand Casper has announced its first brick-and-mortar retail partnership in the UK – with John Lewis & Partners. Casper’s sleep products will now be available at 24 John Lewis locations in ....

Jysk founder Lars Larsen passes away

Decoration Table - August 20, 2019 The founder of Jysk, Lars Larsen, has passed away aged 71. This morning (19th August), Lars Larsen – or The Tradesman, as he was best known among colleagues – passed ....

To boldly go – Harveys’ Kellie Oliver

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Apprenticeship standard at risk without financial support

Decoration Table - August 13, 2019 The Furniture and Interiors Education, Skills and Training Alliance (FIESTA) is urgently appealing to UK furniture manufacturers to financially support work needed to renew the level 2 Furniture Manufacturer Apprenticeship ....

Funding helps Time4sleep grow stock capacity

Decoration Table - August 13, 2019 One of the UK’s largest bedding retailers has established a brand-new warehouse with support from Yorkshire Bank, expanding the company's footprint. Time4sleep (T4S) received a major lending package from the ....

A question of trust

Decoration Table - August 13, 2019 Just recently, BBC director general Sir Tony Hall was widely reported in the press saying that the world is in the grip of the biggest attack on the truth since ....

Mattress recycling rate up +55% in three years, reports NBF

Decoration Table - August 13, 2019 The National Bed Federation’s (NBF’s) third report on the rate of mattress recycling in the UK has revealed a +55% increase in the number of mattresses being handled by recyclers ....