Industry News

Why Wool? Woven in Time

We were thrilled to be invited to the film “woven in time” by The Woolmark Company, which follows the history of Australian Merino wool production in Yorkshire, and the manufacturing processes involved in wool fabric production. With interviews from businesses thriving today due to the resurgence of wool and their importance in the wool industry. The… Read More >

27 March 2019

Camira’s Trend Report 2019/2020

Textile designer, manufacturer and BCFA member Camira has launched its fourth 2019/20 trend report, providing insight into the colours, textures and aesthetics which will be influential in the coming year. Following on from the disruptive ethos of Revolution from last year, Camira’s new edition titled Why not… continues to question, stimulate and inspire architects and… Read More >

22 March 2019

Grohe’s most award-winning year and ISH

2018 was the most award-winning year in GROHE’s history, a BCFA member. All of Grohe’s newest innovations were honoured with coveted awards – 19 in total, with the GROHE Sense the most awarded in the brand’s portfolio. Design Insider also explores the trends that GROHE found at this year’s ISH. It is a great accomplishment… Read More >

21 March 2019

An Inclusive and Diverse Office Design

Written by Mark Davies & Rosalind Poerwantoro The workforce today is more diverse than it has ever been, and commercial offices and workspaces have an important role to play in supporting this. When working with our clients across the financial, legal and tech industries to design or reimagine their workspaces, promoting inclusivity is one of the main… Read More >

5 March 2019

To meet or not to meet…

Mark Barrell, Design Director at Boss Design, explains how the role of meetings is changing in response to the change in the workplace landscape. The subject of meetings is an emotive one. Everybody has sat through unnecessary or misbegotten meetings and left them with an awareness of to-dos that will remain undone. Yet at the… Read More >

1 March 2019

Sclera: American Hardwood Export Council, Sir David Adjaye & Benchmark Collaboration

A collaboration first presented in 2008 by the American Hardwood Export Council and Sir David Adjaye will be part of an exciting new exhibition at the Design Museum, London. Sclera, originally commissioned for the London Design Festival, will be one of seven projects featured in David Adjaye: Making Memory, which runs 2 February to 5 May 2019. Benchmark,… Read More >

22 February 2019

Roman’s Shower Surge game!

Leading international shower designer and manufacturer, Roman, are launching their first online game, Shower Surge, to add another dimension to their social media channels. Shower Surge launched on Monday 4th February. You can now access the game from BCFA member Roman’s website or their Twitter, Facebook or Instagram. The aim of the game is to… Read More >

22 February 2019