The Furniture Industry Research Association

The centre of knowledge for the furniture industry

The centre of knowledge for the furniture industry


Established in 1949, the Furniture Industry Research Association provides support to the entire furniture supply chain, across all sectors. Membership is open to all within, or with an interest in the furniture market. Membership gives access to our unrivalled hub of knowledge covering all facets affecting the furniture industry.

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