A meeting of FW/0, the overarching BSI technical committee for furniture standards was recently held at FIRA’s Stevenage offices
The run up to Solex, the UK’s most prominent trade show for garden furniture and barbeques, sees LOFA focusing on raising awareness of fire safety standards/regulations for garden furniture cushions in a new campaign - LOFAssured.
The Occupational Awards Limited is running an apprenticeship implementation workshop on 12 July in Nottingham. This free event is designed to support employers, training providers and colleges embarking on the new furniture apprenticeship standard.
The Furniture Industry Research Association has published advice for members on how to be compliant with the new EU Green Public Procurement (GPP) guidelines for textiles, which were launched earlier this month.
Now in its sixth year, the Sustainability Award recognises improvements in sustainability in relation to manufacturing of furniture, beds and bedding, flooring and furnishings.
The British Furniture Confederation (BFC), who represent views of the furniture and furnishing industry within Government, has released details of how they intend to work with the newly formed Government.