Industry News

Heckmondwike pass the 50 year mark and celebrate with a new look

Heckmondwike, the UK’s leading fibre bonded carpet manufacturer, is entering an exciting new era with new branding, new shade cards, a new brochure and a re-designed website. With a powerful new strapline – ‘Heckmondwike – Makers of Fibre Bonded Carpets’ – the company is demonstrating its unique heritage, celebrating 50 years of fibre bonded carpet… Read More >

3 November 2017

Check out Kobe’s new digs

Kobe UK have just had a makeover and refit at their Berkshire based showroom & studio.  These new facilities are now a place where Kobe‘s customers can get a true feeling for the variety of textures, patterns, colours and quality of the fabrics they have to offer. With a conference room, a small kitchen area… Read More >

3 November 2017

Have Your Say … Is It Instagramable?

In the Third of our new discussion series ‘Have Your Say’ we are posing the question ‘Is It Instagramable?’ At our recent Manchester Open event SPACE magazine Features and Product Editor, Tonje Odegard spoke with No Chintz Creative Director, Lucy Goddard about changes in the hospitality sector over the last 5 years.  Lucy introduced the audience to the concept of… Read More >

1 November 2017

Pure CF shortlisted for 2017 NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Award

Paul Gill, owner of Staffordshire furniture manufacturer, Pure CF has been shortlisted for the 2017 NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards in the GoDo Entrepreneur of the Year category. Paul Gill beat off some tough competition in order to make the regional shortlist, with over 1000 businesses entering the awards nationally across the wide range of categories. Paul… Read More >

31 October 2017


In the Second of our new discussion series ‘Have Your Say’ we are posing the question ‘Is AirBnB an opportunity or a threat?’ With the rise of companies such as Airbnb and guests looking for more unique spaces that take inspiration from the local environment – What do hotels, manufacturers and suppliers have to do to excel in this… Read More >

1 October 2017


Material Lab has now been going for 10 years!! time has flown! to celebrate this achievement they have relaunched their London Studio with a fantastic sleek new look.  Visitors to Material Lab, the UK’s leading design resource centre, are met with a brand new showroom, as it celebrates its 10th anniversary.   Providing all the… Read More >

14 September 2017

Dulux launch Colour of the Year

It had been announced! The planet has been scoured for the latest developments in lifestyle trends. Assessments have been made as to how they are impacting the way in which we live. And now the team of industry experts assembled by Akzonobel have made their colour predictions for Dulux Trade and with it, selected the… Read More >

13 September 2017

Have Your Say …

In the first of our new discussion series ‘Have Your Say’ we are posing the question ‘Can London [Design Festival] Compete with Milan [Furniture Fair]?’This discussion is open to any opinion; you may feel that London Design Festival surpasses the level of design excellence displayed at Milan Furniture Fair, or that London Design Festival brings… Read More >

1 September 2017