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New partnership offers BFM members an ethical ‘health check’

31 January 2024

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British Furniture Manufacturers (BFM) has unveiled a new partnership at the January Furniture Show, which gives its members a cost effective route to tracking ethical compliance.

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New partnership offers BFM members an ethical ‘health check’

Wages set to jump for second year across furniture manufacturing

12 January 2024

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A survey of UK furniture manufacturers has revealed that 91% of participants plan to increase wages in 2024 despite concerns about economic uncertainty.

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Wages set to jump for second year across furniture manufacturing

What is greenhushing? And how can you avoid it?

12 January 2024

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Greenhushing is the new buzzword in the climate space. But what does it mean for your organisation, and how can you avoid it? Find out in this blog.

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What is greenhushing? And how can you avoid it?

What is COP28 and is it still important?

5 December 2023

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In a rapidly changing world, COP28 takes on a crucial role in addressing the climate crisis in 2023, highlighting the need for renewed international cooperation. With record-breaking temperatures and the increasing impact of extreme weather events like wildfires, floods, storms, and droughts worldwide, the urgency of addressing climate issues has never been clearer.

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What is COP28 and is it still important?

Manufacturers more pessimistic about trade while skills shortages ease

23 November 2023

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BFM’s Trade & Price Trends Survey maps out the key factors in the industry including employment, output, costs, material prices and export.

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Manufacturers more pessimistic about trade while skills shortages ease

Global foam manufacturer joins sponsors of BFM's new Expo event

15 November 2023

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A leading global manufacturer of polyurethane foam has joined the line-up of headline sponsors of the British Furniture Manufacturers’ new Furniture Component Expo.

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Global foam manufacturer joins sponsors of BFM's new Expo event

The importance of product liability cover for furniture makers

14 November 2023

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Premierline works with members of the British Furniture Manufacturers Association to ensure they have adequate insurance protection in place.

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The importance of product liability cover for furniture makers

New recruitment platform ‘My Furniture Career’ launched

13 November 2023

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The Furniture Makers’ Company, the City of London livery company and charity for the furnishing industry, has launched its new early careers website – My Furniture Career, www.myfurniturecareer.org.uk – offering businesses a specialist solution to recruitment requirements.

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New recruitment platform ‘My Furniture Career’ launched

Industry charity launches month-long Online Christmas Charity Auction

8 November 2023

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The Furniture Makers' Company, the City of London livery company and charity for the furnishing industry, is launching a month-long Online Christmas Charity Auction today (Monday 6 November), with the hope of raising at least £10,000.

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Industry charity launches month-long Online Christmas Charity Auction

BFM Furniture Component Expo puts new innovation centre stage

11 October 2023

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The BFM’s inaugural Future Component Expo will host an Innovation Trail, giving exhibitors at the event a new approach to reaching key audiences with their products and services.

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BFM Furniture Component Expo puts new innovation centre stage