Coleman case ends
- Decoro/Coleman case begins. // Cabinet Maker;12/6/2002, Issue 5316, p1
Reports on the court trial between upholstery manufacturer Decoro Co. and agent Stuart Coleman in Great Britain.
- Coleman case continued. // Cabinet Maker;08/04/2000, Issue 5199, p3
Reports that former Decoro agent Stuart Coleman will appear before Cardiff Magistrates later in April 2000, following the adjournment of his court case early in the month.
- Coleman in court appearance. // Cabinet Maker;02/02/2001, Issue 5223, p2
Reports on the scheduled court appearance of former Decoro agent Stuart Coleman to stand trial on two charges of false trade description and three under the Consumer Protection Act on February 1-2, 2001.
- Decoro, Natuzzi suit dropped. Gunin, Joan // Furniture/Today;1/29/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 21, p8
The article reports on the dismissal of the lawsuit filed by Natuzzi company against DeCoro company over a breach of contract and copyright infringement by the High Court of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Court in China. DeCoro was alleged of pirating three product design employees...
- BSI re-covers upholstery standards. // Fire Safety Engineering;Jul/Aug2006, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p8
The article reports on the revisions made to two upholstery ignitability standards by BSI in Great Britain, one for beds and mattresses and another for upholstered seats. BS 6807:2006 outlines methods for assessing the ignitability of mattresses, upholstered divans and upholstered bed bases,...
- California bureau chief addresses proposed changes. // Furniture/Today;6/17/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 40, p12
Interviews Pamela Rivette, chief of the California Bureau of Home Furnishings and Thermal Insulation. Proposed changes to TB 117, designed to reduce the physical and economic harm of fires started by small-flame sources in contact with upholstered furniture; Open-flame tests in TB 117 for...
- Fibre fire test fears. Lewis, Mark // Cabinet Maker;8/4/2006, Issue 5499, p3
The article reports that fiber which is needed to test whether the upholstery being sold in stores is up to the required flammability requirements is no longer available. The development led to fears that dangerous upholstery could find its way into Great Britain. A flame retardant polyester...
- ASTM Fire Standards for Furniture, Mattresses and Bedding. // Melliand International;Mar2010, Vol. 16 Issue 1/2, p6
The article focuses on the new ASTM Fire Standards for Upholstered Furniture, Matresses and Bedding by the ASTM International which provides information on mandatory and voluntary fire testing, flammability performance, and quality control test standards fort textiles.
- FIRA upholstery awareness event. // Cabinet Maker;2/20/2009, Issue 5624, p8
The article reports that the dates for two upcoming one-day courses on upholstery awareness have been announced by the Furniture Industry Research Association (FIRA). The event will take place on March 19, 2009 and April 9, 2009 at the offices of FIRA in Stevenage, England. It is stated that the...