A furniture distributor has been fined £4,000 plus £5,500 costs for supplying a sofa that failed flammability regulations.
Flooring distribution group Headlam has confirmed anecdotal evidence of an autumn upturn among independent retailers.
Polyflor has donated £50,000 to Children in Need to settle a legal action from Tarkett after a tweet about Tarkett's tax bills.
An aluminium table designed by Jony Ive and Marc Newson raised more than £1m for the (RED) AIDS charity when it was auctioned at Sotheby's in New York on Saturday.
Growth in online sales has lead to the opening of a US showroom for leather repair and cleaning company Furniture Clinic.
Roche Bobois celebrated the official opening of its new UK flagship store last night with hundreds of guests in Chelsea.
Cavendish Upholstery has promoted Mark McCann from sales director to md.
40 leading figures from the furniture industry are to meet politicians and leading civil servants next week in a bid to boost exports.
Upholstery manufacturer John Sankey's parent company Meadowmead has been awarded a Manufacturing Guild Mark (MGM), available only to the top 50 furniture and furnishing manufacturers in the UK.
In what could be a transformational deal for Victoria, it has agreed to buy rival Westex Carpets for £16m.
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