A watching brief
- Ready to shine. // Cabinet Maker;1/20/2006, Issue 5472, p71
The article reports that young designers will be honored at the Young Designer of the Year award at the Furniture Show. The winners will be chosen from 11 furniture designers exhibiting in the show. Members of the panel of judges include Dovetail Lifestyle director Gareth Griffiths, Alchemede...
- What the experts think. // Cabinet Maker;3/5/2004, Issue 5378, p7
Presents views from furniture designers Hugh Elliot and Paul Stott on the strategy of furniture firm Marks & Spencer PLC to increase its advertising spending in Great Britain. Aim to improve its customer service; Product developments; Comments on the mission statement of company.
- Creativity lifts occasional. Linville, Jeff // Furniture/Today;12/30/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 17, p28
Discusses the factors considered by furniture manufacturers in creating designs. Impact of furniture style on sales; Popularity of simplified looks; Increase in the demand for function and storage capacity.
- Show time. Manuelli, Sara // Design Week;9/18/2003, Vol. 18 Issue 38, p22
Examines the designs of several furniture pieces in Great Britain in 2003. Key features of the furniture designs; Design credits; Implications on industrial design.
- Czech Furniture--Quality, Safety, and Design. Brunecky, Petr // Czech Business & Trade;2002, Issue 3/4, p36
Focuses on the furniture industry of Czech Republic. Information on laboratory testing of furniture; Discussion on the possible impact of the expected accession of the country to the European Union; Issues on safety and ecology; Considerations in furniture design.
- Case goods mfrs. get creative. Slaughter, Powell // Furniture/Today;04/30/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 33, p8
Reports the creativity of furniture manufacturers in the United States. Focus on increased flexibility in bedrooms and dining rooms; Interest in leather materials; Development of color finishes.
- At ABC Carpet event, every dog has its designer. // Furniture/Today;11/11/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p28
Reports on the launch of a home furniture design event in New York. Focus on creations and designs by 15 designers and architects; Participation of several furniture companies.
- Dramatic contrast at ICFF. Bulla, Tracy // Furniture/Today;6/6/2011, Vol. 35 Issue 38, p22
The article offers information regarding the tribal and exotic furniture designs by the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF).
- New look for FIRA Service Technicians. // Cabinet Maker;9/23/2011, Issue 5756, p11
The article offers information on the plan of Furniture Industry Research Association (FIRA) in Great Britain to launch a revamp design of its FIRA Service Technicians furniture complaint resolution service of on September 2011.