IKEA to open second store in India

IKEA Group has recently bought land in Mumbai, India’s financial capital, to build a 37,000 m2 store. This [...]

10.2% turnover increase for the German furniture industry

The German furniture industry’s turnover reached a 10.2% increase in February 2016, compared to the same month of [...]

Vietnam’s share in US wooden furniture imports tops 20%

The value of US wooden furniture imported in February was almost unchanged from the previous month at US$1.39 [...]

US: Demand for decorative laminates forecast to go up by 2.5%

Demand for decorative laminates in the US is forecast to increase 2.5 percent per year to 11.6 billion [...]

Over 372,000 visitors at Salone del Mobile Milano 2016

With an unprecedented 372,151 total attendees, up 4% since the 2014 edition – when the biennial Kitchen and Bathroom exhibitions [...]

Overview of China’s furniture industry in 2015

According to the China Furniture Association, the value of China’s furniture output increased 0.4% year on year and [...]

Furniture giants and software titans to be present at LIGNA Conference this May

The first ever LIGNA conference will address the growing importance of new business processes and digital revolution for development, production [...]

French Schmidt Group orders two batch size 1 lines from German Anthon

French SCHMIDT Group (previously SALM), the country’s largest kitchen furniture manufacturer, has ordered two Batch Size 1 lines from [...]

Pöyry: ‘Are decorative surfaces ready to meet the circular economy challenge?’

The circular economy has become a highly discussed topic in European industry, leading to Pöyry Management Consulting choosing the [...]

US wooden furniture imports higher than last year

The total value of US wooden furniture imports in January declined 2% from the previous month to US$1.40 [...]