Government responds to fire regulation consultation

Decoration Table - August 6, 2019 The Government has issued a response to a 2016 consultation looking at updating and modernising the UK's furniture fire regulations, which suggests changing testing procedures and amending the regulations' scope to ensure the UK's ....

eve reveals reduced losses and new retail partners

Decoration Table - August 6, 2019 In a trading update for the six months ended 30th June 2019, D2C mattress supplier eve Sleep has revealed halved losses and new retailer partnerships. eve's focus this year has been on ....

Furniture designer wins charity design award

Decoration Table - August 6, 2019 At an end-of-year awards ceremony at The Cass, London Metropolitan University, Anton Mikkonen was the outright winner of The Furniture Makers’ Company's award for best new furniture design, for his ....

Land of Beds hike raises funds for counselling charity

Decoration Table - August 6, 2019 Last month, the team at retailer Land of Beds recently completed the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge – a 25-mile hike up three of the tallest peaks in Yorkshire – and has raised over £4000 so ....

NectarSleep owner launches premium bed-in-a-box

Decoration Table - August 6, 2019 California-based company Resident, which owns D2C ecommerce brands including bed-in-a-box offer NectarSleep, has today launched a premium mattress brand in the UK market, DreamCloud Sleep, which aims to "disrupt the high-end marketplace ....

Sealy provides dream experience for Wigan Warriors fan

Decoration Table - August 6, 2019 Last month, bed brand Sealy UK surprised a lifelong Wigan Warriors fan to a match day experience and Sealy sleep prizes as part of the brand’s first-ever Dream Come True Awards. Sealy ....

Window shopping with 247’s Jason Peterkin

Decoration Table - August 6, 2019 Furniture News speaks to Jason Peterkin, the MD of 247 Home Furnishings, an online supplier of window blinds, shutters and curtains … Three words that describe your business I would have ....

How green is your business?

Decoration Table - July 29, 2019 How green is your business? Whether it’s eco-friendly, environmentally safe or ethically manufactured, there’s a bright future for furniture made with conscience.  According to Nielsen’s Global Corporate Sustainability Report, two ....

In Design: Fluctaure, Beatrix Bray

Decoration Table - July 29, 2019 Setting out to design a piece which was at once functional and challenging, Sheffield Hallam graduate Beatrix Bray created this low table from American walnut, topped with a system of ....

Celebrity’s Mammoth partnership pays off

Decoration Table - July 29, 2019 Due to the extensive research and intelligence sharing between action furniture manufacturer Celebrity and health and wellbeing technology expert Mammoth, a newly re-engineered range of Celebrity ZipSpeed products are now ....

Out of Hours: The movie producer

Decoration Table - July 29, 2019 Working in the furniture industry can be incredibly demanding, yet many members of the trade find the time to pursue noteworthy avenues alongside the day job. In Out of Hours, ....

Manchester Furniture Show delivers impressive 2019 edition

Decoration Table - July 29, 2019 The 2019 edition of the Manchester Furniture Show (MFS) came to a close on Tuesday, with exhibitors reporting positive reactions to new launches and significant sales interest. Retailers from the length ....

Out of Hours: The YA author

Decoration Table - July 29, 2019 Working in the furniture industry can be incredibly demanding, yet many members of the trade find the time to pursue noteworthy avenues alongside the day job. In Out of Hours, ....

Upholding fire safety standards in the bed market

Decoration Table - July 29, 2019 Beds or mattresses need to pass ignition resistance tests before manufacturers and suppliers can sell them in the UK, writes SATRA technologist Andrew Munns, who explains the implications of the ....

Aspire goes from strength to strength

Decoration Table - July 29, 2019 Barnsley-based manufacturer Aspire Furniture combines traditonal skills, modern methods and the latest materials to create a large range of beds, divan beds, headboards and mattresses. Established in 2013, Aspire has gone ....

Adele, Kelston House International

Decoration Table - July 29, 2019 Kelston House International has introduced a new collection this summer, Adele.This stylish collection of 10 occasional pieces, designed using simple lines, is constructed with solid mahogany.  Painted off-white, and featuring smoked ....

Customer first, says Kate Hardcastle

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Are You Anti-Social?

Decoration Table - July 6, 2019 Everybody has an opinion. This is nothing new, but thanks to social media those opinions are out there for public consumption. Some folks like social media and others despise it, ....

STL193: Pocket Screws vs. Dominos

Decoration Table - July 6, 2019 Start Woodworking Season 1 by Matt Berger, Asa Christiana Question 1:  From Dan:I recently built a pair of desks featured in issue #270. I built them mostly the way Michael ....

Malouf Partners with Podium to Support Retail Partners and Children in Need

Decoration Table - July 5, 2019 Malouf recently announced its partnership with Podium, a Utah-based software company specializing in customer interaction management. Moving forward, these two businesses will work together to achieve a common goal: to ....

Art Van Furniture to Kick Off 60th Anniversary Celebration

Decoration Table - July 4, 2019 Art Van Furniture announced that it will make one car-loving enthusiast’s dream come true during its 60th anniversary celebration. The Midwest furniture and mattress retailer will kick off its diamond ....

Three Top 100 Retailers Go Live on STORIS in 40 Days

Decoration Table - July 4, 2019 STORIS announced that it has successfully held software conversion launch events for two brand new Top 100 home furnishings retailers as well as a major system merge for The Dufresne ....

Bob’s Discount Furniture Announces New Brand Campaign

Decoration Table - July 4, 2019 Bob's Discount Furniture recently announced a new brand campaign designed to shed light on how the company creates and offers accessible value for its customers. As the retailer, with 119 ....

Art Van Continues Free Flag Exchange on 4th of July

Decoration Table - July 4, 2019 Art Van Furniture announced that it will continue it's annual Flag Exchange Program this year. The public is invited to trade in their used Old Glories for new 3-foot by ....

Classic Brands Names Corrie Spohn Director of Administration

Decoration Table - July 4, 2019 Classic Brands announced that it has named Corrie Spohn its first director of administration to oversee all human resources and administrative functions for the specialty mattress producer. Spohn held the ....

Messe Frankfurt and nmedia Launch Nextrade

Decoration Table - July 4, 2019 Nextrade is a new digital ordering and data management system for suppliers and retailers. Messe Frankfurt rand nmedia ecently announced that the pilot version of Nextrade, the digital marketplace for ....

Buying Groups and Associations Gather in Atlanta for July 2019 Market

Decoration Table - July 4, 2019 Fourteen buying groups and professional organizations will have a presence at The Atlanta International Gift and Home Furnishings Market®, July 9-15, 2019. Highlights include the first-ever summer market meeting of ....