The Furniture Industry Research Association

The centre of knowledge for the furniture industry

Paul Critchley

Home Delivery Supply Operations Manager, Home Retail Group PLC


Paul has been a member of the Furniture Industry Research Association Council for 5 years. He has worked for Sainsbury’s Argos for 15 years in a variety of commercial and supply chain roles. Currently he is responsible for the furniture supply chain working across furniture to deliver a high performing, robust and sustainable supply base. Working with suppliers across the world he has been responsible for building a detailed understanding of mass market furniture and it's challenges and opportunities and for ensuring that customers receive consistently excellent experiences.

Outside of work Paul is a qualified cricket coach, school governor and does his best to keep fit!