Representing the British furniture industry for more than 60 years
Our mission is to be the voice of our industry, provide effective representation and a range of appropriate services that embrace the needs and add value for our members. As a member of the BFM, you get many benefits including solutions, advice and practical support, trade data, opportunities to save costs, grow sales and enhance your profile.
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BFM MD welcomes successor and takes the Chair
01 December 2021
Third consecutive month of costs above 20%
17 November 2021
UK furniture makers’ turnover and orders at record level
12 November 2021
Rising material costs & skill shortages feature in latest furniture trade survey
05 November 2021
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What our members think
“‘Dr A. Bromhead has provided a consistently excellent support service to Tetrad Ltd covering Manual handling, Spirometry, Audiometry and General Health and Safety for over 16 years. There is no point in engaging external consultants when Alistair is available, he combines his expert knowledge with a sound grasp of the Furniture industry and has always produced cost effective workable solutions.’”
“"As an award-winning British bed manufacturer and Royal Warrant Holder, Hypnos is a BFM member because of the invaluable support that the association offers as a voice for the industry. The available advice and guidance they offer to their members on a range of topics such as health, safety and compliance, is a valuable resource, driving continual improvement in all aspects of anyone’s business.””
“'Throughout 2020, we’ve put a lot of work into ensuring our business grows on the right ethical foundations. Part of that approach has included the development of an overall ESG strategy and we look forward to working with the BFM to continue our journey in this area under membership.'”
“We joined the professional body BFM as they act as an official voice for the industry and together, we can raise awareness by proudly flying the flag for British made furniture highlighting its first-class qualities.”
“"Membership of BFM provides great value for us at Whitemeadow. The whole team use information provided on the website and the regular bulletins and we review and use the information to help drive improvements in our business."”