Cologne exhibits to take a peek at future

Carroll, Brian
December 2001
Furniture/Today;12/3/2001, Vol. 26 Issue 13, p16
Trade Publication
Reports the conduct of futuristic furniture exhibitions during the International Furniture Fair in Cologne, Germany. Demonstration of the use of robotics in the industry; Number of exhibitors during the show; Ideas for future living environments.


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