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The Furniture Industry in India, 2019 to 2023: Vendors Generating Significant Revenue Through Online Platforms

17-05-2019
India, wooden furniture, market report

The Indian furniture market is anticipated to reach USD 32.61 billion (SGD 44.6 billion) by 2018 by registering a CAGR of 13.38 per cent during the forecast period of 2018-2023. Moreover, the market is expected to garner USD 61.09 billion (SGD 83.6 billion) by the end of 2023. Further, the India furniture market is anticipated to achieve a …

Biesse Group: technological partner of Milan Design Week 2019

12-04-2019
Milan Design Week, furniture

For fans of design, the most important date in the calendar is here – Milan Design Week is set to be held in Milan in April, just like every year, setting the trends and standards for the furniture and design sector on an international level. An entire week during which the Italian capital of design lives and breathes an atmosphere of …

Bienenstock Furniture Library names 2019 furniture design winners

09-03-2019
furniture, design

Bernice Bienenstock Furniture Library board of directors has announced the winners of two design competitions, awarding $5,000 scholarships to scholars to continue their studies in Interior Design and Furniture Design. In addition to $5,000 awards, recipients were given memberships in the International Society of Furniture Designers (ISFD) and …

Japan furniture imports down 16 per cent in 2018

04-03-2019
Japan, furniture, report

Japan’s 2018 furniture imports showed a decline of 16 per cent, according to a report issued by the International Tropical Timber Organisation (ITTO). In 2018 the top suppliers in order of rank were China (62 per cent), Poland and Italy (six per cent each), the USA (five per cent) and Portugal (four per cent). The top five shippers of …

CPSC calls for compliance on bedroom furniture tipover hazard

01-03-2019
product safety, furniture

In a letter addressed to manufacturers, importers, distributors and retailers of residential bedroom furniture, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission announced that products failing to comply with the industry’s voluntary stability standard, ASTM F2057-17, will be regarded as a “substantial product hazard.” Under Section …

Australia’s HSA Heritage chooses Lockdowel for RTA furniture

28-02-2019
HSA Heritage, Lockdowel, furniture

HSA Heritage has announced it is incorporating Lockdowel fastening for their ready-to-assemble furniture designs. In addition, HSA Heritage will be the Lockdowel fastening distributor for Australia, Southeast Asia, Malaysia, Vietnam and Japan. For more than 20 years HSA Heritage has specialised in the import of furniture for large chain stores. …