NeoCon June 2014 Review

 WHAT’S HAPPENING IN CHICAGO? Neocon came in with a bang, and went out on Wednesday with a whimper. There were the usual massive crowds on Monday and on Tuesday morning when it seemed as if the guys running office furniture companies were the most popular people in the world. Everyone wanted to talk to them…. Read More >

23 June 2014

A View of Neocon

The annual Neocon Show in Chicago is the North American equivalent of Orgatec in Cologne but it has a quite different atmosphere in the vast Merchandise Mart. When it opened in 1930 it was the largest building in the world. with 4,000,000 square feet (372,000 m2) of floor space. Since 1969, the Merchandise Mart has been… Read More >

13 June 2014

INDEX International Design Exhibition 19-22 May, Dubai

BCFA at Index Dubai With the backdrop of a rapidly increasing marketplace with major projects and developments for Expo 2020 in Dubai, The World Cup in 2022 in Qatar and the massive hotel room expansion in Saudi Arabia and Africa, it was hardly surprising that the sellout Index International Design Exhibition in Dubai which closed… Read More >

10 June 2014

Design Pop Up – Edinburgh

A SHOWCASE OF EMERGING TRENDS FROM THE UK LEADING SUPPLIERS After the overwhelming success registered by the first edition of #DesignPopUp, held at the Italian Centre in Glasgow in March 2014 which had BCFA members Bute, Artimede and Milliken. Double S Events has now decided to bring the showcase for the specification market to the… Read More >

6 June 2014

Morgan – Art of Sketching

IPAD SKETCHING Morgan is pleased to announce that the winner of ‘The Lost Art of Sketching’ iPad competition is Adam O’Neill, Associate at Steffian Bradley Architects. Adam was one of hundreds of visitors to the new Morgan showroom, which was officially launched during Clerkenwell Design Week, 20-22nd May. Presented with the winning prize of a… Read More >

29 May 2014

Ocee at CDW 2014

Ocee Design has a great Clerkenwell Design Week The Ocee Folio stand at Clerkenwell Design Week was buzzing with activity. The introduction of  the new FourSure and FourReal ranges caught visitors imagination. Visitors learned how the FourReal table and partition  creates a private space that can be stacked, folded and moved around the room –… Read More >

28 May 2014


VIDEOS ARE NOW AVAILABLE Last month the BCFA put together a members business forum which explored some of the industries misconceived mysterious areas including copyright and social media, with the speakers enlightening the crowd. The event also gave some insight into a successful turn around of Ocee Design and the the success that came of bringing a… Read More >

23 May 2014

Tektura at CDW

Tektura feature at Material Lab during CDW Material Lab is hosting an event in which it explores Foundation, Fundamentals and Form.Tektura Wallcoverings show you the evolution of their design, showcasing their qualities as core, fundamental manufacturers which have helped shaped the modern design world today        

16 May 2014