The 42nd edition of premium interior design show Decorex International takes place in just over a month's time in London with 50 new exhibitors among the lineup.

Organisers of the International Furniture Fair Singapore (IFFS) have canned the 2020 edition of the event, saying they will take a break to "rethink, recharge and revitalise" the exhibition.

Decosit, the one-time dominant European trade fair for upholstery fabrics, will return this autumn after the show that succeeded it was cancelled.

LondonFabricVenue2018
Stamford Bridge, Chelsea will host the event again in 2020.
The 2020 edition of BFM London Fabric, the upholstery and soft furnishings fabrics exhibition formerly called London Fabric, will take place February 25–26, 2020.

manchesterShow2019wrap
Visitor numbers were in line with last year's edition.
Organisers of the Manchester Furniture Show say they will build on the event's decades of heritage, with planning for the 2020 edition next summer already underway.

sherborneVirginia2019
Sherborne's Virginia three-seat sofa and standard recliner.
Motion furniture maker Sherborne Upholstery is among a slew of first-time companies to have signed to exhibit at the Manchester Furniture Show later this summer.

Attendance spiked at last week's globally-significant Salone del Mobile exhibition in Milan in a sign of healthy spend intention among trade buyers in world furniture markets.

Organisers says attendance climbed and exhibitors booked more business at the January Furniture Show, which took place at the NEC last month.

londonFabricGenFW
London Fabric takes place March 4–5, 2019 at Stamford Bridge
OAL (Occupation Awards) and LTS (Lancashire Testing Services) are among the new sponsors of this year's edition of London Fabric, which takes place later this spring.

parkerKnoll150
Parker Knoll's Collection 150 range won the upholstery section
Judges named the winners of The Furniture Awards at the NEC today (Jan. 20) with Parker Knoll — celebrating its 150th year in 2019 — among the winners.

ScotIntShow
Macdonald Inchyra Hotel & Spa at Polmont will host the February 19–20, 2019 event, which takes in products spanning fabrics, wallcoverings, furniture, lighting, flooring and accessories.
The 12th edition of the Scottish Interiors Showcase, which brings together 80 suppliers representing 150 leading interior design brands, is scheduled to take place next month.

The companies shortlisted for The Furniture Awards 2019, the winners of which will be announced at the January Furniture Show later this month, have been named.

whitemeadowFW
Exhibitors known for supplying the retail sector also serve contract customers. Image: Whitemeadow
The January Furniture Show will — for the first time — feature a Contract Trail as organisers look to make it easier for specifiers to pinpoint the exhibitors with both the capability and interest in supplying them.

Pre-registration to attend the next edition of the January Furniture Show has climbed sharply in a sign buyers are eager to replenish their product offer, organisers have said.

januaryFurnitureShowStockFW
The next January Furniture Show takes place January 20–23, 2019
Over 85 percent of exhibitor space has been sold with more than three and a half months remaining before the January Furniture Show opens the doors to its 2019 event at the NEC.

Bed industry trade association The National Bed Federation (NBF) and The Sleep Council, its consumer promotion arm, are official partners to Somnex — The Sleep Show, the UK's inaugural event dedicated to sleep health.

CIFF 2018 Sep 1
The Hongqiao National Exhibition and Convention Center
The 42nd edition of the China International Furniture Fair in Shanghai (CIFF Shanghai) attracted record attendance across the four-day event, organisers have said.

Decorex International, the interior design event taking place in London this week, has announced a new autumn dateline and a change of venue for next year's edition.

LondonFabricVenue2018
London Fabric takes place at Chelsea FC's Stamford Bridge stadium
London Fabric, the trade event aimed at buyers of fabrics for upholstery, beds and soft furnishings, has moved its show dates to avoid a potential fixture clash for venue host, Chelsea FC.

manchesterMidPoint
More than 5,000 attended the Manchester Furniture Show last month
More than 80 percent of suppliers at last month's Manchester Furniture Show have already rebooked to exhibit at next year's event, organisers have said.

Retail buyers have signalled their intent ahead of the industry's lead summer trade event with visitors pre-registering for the Manchester Furniture Show up nearly a quarter on last year.

Five more companies announced for July 15–17 exhibition in all.

JFS gen FW
The January Furniture Show 2019 will feature the Bed Zone
A significant part of Hall 5 at the NEC will be allocated to a new Bed Zone as the next edition of the January Furniture Show hosts its largest concentration of mattress companies since its inception.

Space is running out for exhibitors looking to exhibit at international furniture fair IMM Cologne, event organiser Kölnmesse has said.

The owners of the largest furniture, home accents and gift trade fairs in the United States are to merge, creating the world's largest operator of home goods events.

Attendance at CIFF Guangzhou — one of the most important trade fairs for the global furniture industry — increased this year, according to data released by show organisers.

Chelsom is to make its Manchester Furniture Show debut this summer, exhibiting as part of the Midpoint event that co-locates for the first time.

milan2018
Attendance was up double-digit on recent editions
Salone del Mobile, the furniture design event widely considered the most important in the world, closed Sunday with attendance up sharply on last year.

manchesterFurnitureGeneric
Manchester Furniture Show 2018 will be the first to incorporate MidPoint
Organisers have launched the online registration facility for visitors to attend this summer's Manchester Furniture Show.

JFS gen FW
LIGHT will launch within the January Furniture Show 2019
January Furniture Show is partnering the Lighting Industry Association to launch LIGHT, a new event aiming to fill a gap in the UK market for decorative lighting.

londonFabricStand
London Fabric takes place in the corporate boxes at Chelsea FC's Stamford Bridge Stadium
London Fabric, a key trade show for the sofa manufacturing industry, attracted record visitor numbers to its 2017 edition, organisers say.

jfs 2018
20,000 attended the January Furniture Show
Visitors numbers at last month's January Furniture Show matched year-earlier attendance as the industry turned out in force for the four-day event.

ScottishIntShowMacD
The Scottish Interiors Showcase takes place Feb. 20–21 at (inset) the Macdonald Inchyra Hotel and Spa
The eleventh Scottish Interiors Showcase launches at a new venue next month with event organisers promising more space, light and easier access for both visitors and exhibitors.

Visitor numbers jumped at an increasingly international IMM Cologne in a sign the global furniture trade is ready to invest in new products.

LondonFabricVenue2018
London Fabric takes place at Chelsea FC's Stamford Bridge Stadium
London Fabric, the trade show for the upholstery industry taking place in the capital next month, has revealed its full exhibitor line-up after selling out exhibition space.

The 2018 edition of the IMM Cologne event launches today with a leap in exhibitor numbers buoyed by a greater number of non-German participants.

JFS gen FW
Winners will be announced at the January Furniture Show, which takes place Jan. 21–24 at the NEC, Birmingham
Organisers of the fourth edition of The Furniture Awards have announced the shortlist in each category ahead of naming winners at the January Furniture Show later this month.

A longstanding furniture agents collective will introduce a dedicated beds trade event this spring, aiming to incorporate mattress makers unable to show at its existing autumn furniture show.

JFS gen FW
The January Furniture Show takes place Jan. 21–24, 2018 at the NEC, Birmingham
January Furniture Show has partnered with the Society of British & International Design (SBID) to offer insight for professionals in the furniture and interior design sectors.

poken650
Scan the Touchpoint for information and contact details
Organisers of the January Furniture Show have invested in contactless event technology that will help visitors quickly and easily collect information about exhibitors.



TO READ THE FULL STORY: