British Contract Furnishing Association (BCFA) is delighted to announce that it will hold its first ever BCFA OPEN contract furniture and furnishings exhibition in October at the iconic Bridgewater Hall in central Manchester. This new event will showcase new designs and creative interiors from BCFA member companies specialising in the hospitality, healthcare, office and education sectors.

BCFA Managing Director Jeremy Stein says

“We are really excited to be holding the first BCFA OPEN at this inspirational venue in Manchester, which is at the centre of the rapidly evolving Northern Architecture and Design community and one of the core cities of the Northern Powerhouse. The success of the BCFA’s recent Northern dinner shows that there is a real appetite to have major contract events centred in the north. We are delighted to have this exclusive opportunity to showcase such an exciting group of British manufacturers who will be displaying inspiring new products specifically designed for the contract sector.”

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The 27 BCFA members exhibiting individually at the show include:

Abbotsford Fabrics, Agua Fabrics, Anthology Fabrics, Burgess Furniture, Chad Lighting, Chapel Street & Whistler Leather, Edmund Bell Fabric, Elegant Clutter Artworks, Evans TextilesGresham Furniture, iLiv FabricsJohnson Tiles, Knightsbridge Furniture, Kobe Fabrics, Lincrusta Wall Coverings, Loomah Rugs, Newhey Carpets, Panaz Fabrics, Roman Showers, Sekers Fabrics, Shackletons Furniture, Taylors Classics Furniture, Tektura Wall Coverings, Vescom Fabric & Wall Coverings.


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