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Discover the Enna Collection

Deceptively simple in design, Astro’s Enna family performs the three key functions of reach, adjustability and glare-free illumination. [Find Astro Lighting through BCFA Product Finder] Astro Co-Founder John Fearon explains, “By insisting on a fixed stem, Enna always maintains an architectural purity, but still enables full adjustability of the beam to illuminate the task in… Read More >

25 May 2020

The Future of Boutique Hotels

The idea of using “boutique” to describe a hotel category originated in the USA almost 40 years ago. Since then, boutique hotels have evolved from being largely independent owner operator hotels to include branded concepts from larger hotel groups. A combination of consumer desire to seek a unique experience, the power of global hospitality groups… Read More >

20 April 2020

Review: BCFA Annual Luncheon 2019

The BCFA held its prestigious Annual Luncheon on 31st October 2019 at the stunning new venue of the Royal Lancaster, London. The sell-out event was the BCFA’s largest yet, with just under 600 guests attending. The BCFA announced the move from the Dorchester earlier this year and members and their guests loved the wonderful interiors of the new… Read More >

4 November 2019

Vive the entrepreneurial spirit!

What does it mean to be entrepreneurial?  Well, it begins with spotting an opportunity and having clarity about what you’re proposing, whether it’s a new value, service, product or method for being more innovative or efficient. Next, you have to commoditise your vision. You’ll need to be more than just motivated to create change – and… Read More >

2 September 2019

save! Smart sanitation for a sustainable future

Earlier this year at ISH in Frankfurt, Laufen presented the innovative Save! waste-separating WC, which is a sustainable new product that meets a little-known environmental problem of our time: the pollution of our water by nitrogen. The urine-separation WC Save!, designed by the Austrian design studio EOOS, functions like a conventional flushing toilet and contributes… Read More >

12 August 2019

BCFA Open Dublin is Back!

This year the BCFA will be hosting their third ‘BCFA Open Dublin’ Exhibition on Thursday 13th June at the stylish Alex Hotel, from 2pm-8pm, and you’re invited!  This event showcases over 30 exhibitors, highlighting the very best in contract interior products, suitable for a wide variety of sectors which include hospitality, healthcare, education, office and marine. This… Read More >

3 April 2019

A New Era in Luxury Hotels

The definition of a hotel is “an establishment providing accommodation, meals, and other services for travellers and tourists”. Building on 28 years of expertise of serving luxury customers, Crystal River Cruises has reimagined the concept of luxury hospitality. Debuted in 2016, Crystal Mozart ushered in a new era of luxury in the river cruising sector…. Read More >

22 November 2018

The lead up to Sleep and Eat 2018

Sleep and Eat 2018 is hosted at the Olympia in London on the 20th and 21st November. This is Europe’s hotel design, development and architecture event, inspiring hotel interiors across the globe. Sleep & Eat’s purpose is to connect the visionaries that represent the hospitality industry, and in turn define the evolution of hotel and restaurant experience. With the… Read More >

7 November 2018