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Furniture Industry Celebrates at Westminster

Posted on 23rd June, 2016
Archived since 11th September, 2017

The reception hosted by the Furniture Industry Research Association and FIRA International, the UK’s largest furniture association and leading furniture technology centre, at the House of Lords on Friday 17th June was a great success.
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FIRA Gold for Wade Spring

Posted on 15th June, 2016
Archived since 15th June, 2017

Leading manufacturer of spring based seating products for the Furniture industry, Wade Spring Ltd has achieved FIRA Gold Product Certification for its Zig Zag Sinuous Springs.
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FIRA Quarterly Standards Update Report - June 2016

Posted on 13th June, 2016

​The end of May heralded the annual CEN standards plenary meeting for furniture where forthcoming work items are agreed and progress on existing European Standards development is assessed. In addition, an International Standards meeting for furniture is scheduled to be held in Denmark.

​New Standards Meeting Report from Europe

Posted on 27th May, 2016
Archived since 27th May, 2017

A meeting of the Standards Committee responsible for producing furniture standards, CEN TC207, was recently held in Paris. The meeting was wide ranging covering current and future development of standards for furniture, as well as an EU approach to developing International Standards (ISO).
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