Industry News

Connected by wood

We’re all fairly used to meetings conducted via video conference call now. But what happens for makers, particularly those who work in teams and need to be hands on in their approach? Recent London Design Festival project Connected, an initiative led by UK furniture makers Benchmark took the opportunity to explore this whilst simultaneously addressing… Read More >

21 September 2020

Silentinght Explores Commercial Sustainability

In the past 12 months, increased awareness of global environmental crises has nudged sustainability from a niche concern to a mainstream opportunity. Silentnight Group explores the response to sustainability, eco-friendly designs, and what the future has in store for sustainability in the Hospitality sector. [Find Silentnight Group on the BCFA Product Finder] In response, we… Read More >

20 September 2020

Sustainable Sleep by Hypnos

With over a century of experience in creating bespoke handmade beds for homes and some of the world’s leading hotel brands, Hypnos has continuously evolved to keep up with the latest technology and consumer demands. Now, as it looks to expand its decade-long commitment to protecting the environment, the British bedmaker continues to focus on… Read More >

19 September 2020

Chelsom Goes Green

An environmental consultancy programme funded by the European Regional Development Funding and managed by the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) is helping Chelsom to reduce carbon emissions in a bid to make their headquarters more environmentally friendly. Chelsom is a third-generation family business with over 70years experience designing and manufacturing high quality decorative lighting for… Read More >

11 September 2020

KI supports sustainability objectives with new EPDs

KI’s furniture helps the world’s leading organisations create happy, healthy, high performing working and learning environments for their people. Bringing together good design, advanced engineering and sustainable resources, KI’s products are durable, flexible and offer excellent value. KI Europe has published Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for its portfolio of UK-manufactured products to help customers meet… Read More >

18 August 2020

Explore The EGGER World

EGGER is Europe’s leading manufacturer of laminate, decorative panels and edging. It is constantly investing in new, innovative products and services to benefit and inspire its customers and is renowned for creating trend oriented collections. EGGER have designed a new way to help clients specify the right products for their projects. See how EGGER’s extensive… Read More >

14 August 2020

Milliken & Company Publishes Second Annual Corporate Sustainability Report

Diversified global manufacturer Milliken & Company highlights its journey towards a more sustainable world in the company’s second annual corporate sustainability report. The report, which is compiled by Milliken & Company includes progress across its global flooring, textile, specialty chemical and healthcare divisions, gives insight into Milliken’s environmental and social commitments by 2025. “Milliken is… Read More >

7 August 2020

GROHE RIBA-approved CPD seminar

GROHE, global supplier of complete bathroom solutions and first leading European sanitaryware brand to launch 3D-printed taps, is now able to share its expertise on the innovations behind 3D printing manufacturing and its potential to transform the bathroom design landscape, with the architect and design community via its newly RIBA-approved CPD seminar. 3D Printing for… Read More >

27 July 2020