Furniture industry

Calls

Call for innovation funding of RE-CENTRE project - New Extended Deadline: 03/07/2023 at 17 h CET

RE-CENTRE project supports SMEs from the three sectors involved (traditional furniture and living sector, IT sector, and green/circular economy sector) in the development of innovation projects and new business models to become more competitive and resilient trough collaboration. The general...
Calls

Call for innovation funding of RE-CENTRE project is open

RE-CENTRE project supports SMEs from the three sectors involved (traditional furniture and living sector, IT sector, and green/circular economy sector) in the development of innovation projects and new business models to become more competitive and resilient trough collaboration. The general...
Community News

6 European countries, represented by companies in the furniture industry, will be present in New York, USA and Toronto, Canada

Furniture Go International (FGOI) is the largest European furniture and interior designers network in Europe, with the objective of supporting furniture companies in internationalizing their businesses to foreign markets: the USA, Canada, Egypt, and South Africa. In 2023, FGOI is putting into...

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FGOI: Second Exploratory Visit in Third Countries - USA

Between June 13 and 16, the FGOI delegation, in coordination with the Wood Industry Cluster of Slovenia, travelled to Chicago, USA, to visit the NeoCon trade fair (www.neocon.com) and to gathered insights on USA furniture market as preparation for next year FGOI business delegation in the USA. The...

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FGOI - Cluster visit in Sweden (8-9 September), organised by the Interior Cluster Sweden

Representatives of the FGOI consortium will attend on 7-8 September a cluster visit organised by Interior Cluster Sweden, in the in the context of sharing knowledge about the European furniture market, support networking among European delegations and facilitate the formation of collaborative...

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FGOI - Second Exploratory Visit in Third Countries - USA

Between June 13 and 16, the FGOI delegation, in coordination with the Wood Industry Cluster of Slovenia, travelled to Chicago, USA, to visit the NeoCon trade fair (www.neocon.com) and to gathered insights on USA furniture market as preparation for next year FGOI business delegation in the USA. The...

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FGOI: Exploratory Visit in Third Countries in South Africa, coordinated by Interior Cluster Sweden

The FGOI consortium, represented by the Interior Cluster Sweden (https://interiorcluster.se/in-english) , will be present in South Africa in 24-29 April 2022. During the exploratory visit, the swedish delegation will attend the Sweden Connect Business Summit, hosted by City of Cape Town at Misfits...

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Furniture Go International - Second cluster visit in Ljubljana, Slovenia

The cluster visit to Slovenia, organized by the Wood Industry Cluster, will focus on a multi-day sectoral approach. The delegation will participate to the Slovenian system of internationalization support event, bringing together policy makers, representatives of the industry and researchers. This...

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Furniture Go International - The organisation of the first cluster & exploratory visits!

The FGOI Consortium is starting, this month, the organization of the first cluster and exploratory visits. Currently, representatives of the partnerโ€™s clusters, as well as companies in the cluster and interested parties, will attend the delegations both on-site and online. The calendar of the first...

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Leveraging 3D printing technology in the lighting and furniture sectors

โฐ Tomorrow ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿฒ ๐—™๐—ฒ๐—ฏ ๐—ฎ๐˜ ๐Ÿญ๐Ÿฑ:๐Ÿฌ๐Ÿฌ ๐—–๐—˜๐—ง join Cluster Lumiรจre & BRILLIANT project partners to talk about leveraging ๐Ÿฏ๐—— ๐—ฝ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ป๐˜๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐—ต๐—ป๐—ผ๐—น๐—ผ๐—ด๐˜† ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—น๐—ถ๐—ด๐—ต๐˜๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐Ÿ’ก ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ฑ ๐—ณ๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ป๐—ถ๐˜๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐Ÿช‘ with our expert Cristalle Lamoure, 3D Printing & Digital Manufacturing at HP No registration is needed! Join the discussion directly ๐Ÿ‘‰ https...

Best practices

Finnish furniture-maker cuts material losses

Big picture reveals widespread savings options Material losses due rapid production cycles and variety of products addressed Materials audit identifes 50 areas for improvement Whole production chain optimised for both materials and energy Martela Groupโ€™s Kidex Oy specialises in the production of...
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Re-used and re-manufactured office furniture

Foresight for office furniture ... who would have thought! Foresighted procurement ensured successful bidders could not only new office furniture but solutions for re-using items Total project C02 savings of 134.1 tonnes which could fill up 804 double-decker buses 41 tonnes of waste diverted from...