Industry News

BCFA Launch Showroom Guide

Design Insider is thrilled to be able to share with you The BCFA’s latest Showroom Guide. Included in the digital Showroom Guide is over 70 BCFA members, providing details of showrooms. Most BCFA members have opened up their showrooms and are keen to encourage visits from clients to view their latest collections. Download here: BCFA… Read More >

8 October 2020

Camira’s Ocean-waste fabric at Deutsche Bahn’s headquarters

Camira Fabrics have exciting news to share – Oceanic – Camira’s first textile to include marine plastic waste – has been chosen by Europe’s largest railway operator, Deutsche Bahn, for inclusion in its brand-new, eco-friendly office suites. Based in Cube Berlin, Deutsche Bahn’s new home has been heralded as Europe’s smartest office thanks to its… Read More >

8 October 2020

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