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Big Shots is again sponsored by Furniture Village
Big Shots, the biggest fundraiser in The Furniture Makers’ Company’s calendar, will mark 25 years of raising money for the furnishing industry charity in 2019.

Ecommerce retailer MattressOnline is raising money for Crisis, a charity supporting homeless and vulnerable people, with the cash to be used to provide a bed for the night and meals this Christmas.

Harrison Spinks is to hold a black tie Northern Winter Ball next year in aid of The Furniture Makers’ Company, the City of London livery company and furnishings industry charity.

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More than 90 pieces of furniture and lighting from GCSE and A Level students through to BA and MA graduates packed out the Dutch Church and Furniture Makers’ Hall in Austin Friars, London, for the Young Furniture Makers exhibition, 2018.

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Ben Burbidge, (left) Manufacturing Guild Mark chairman, presenting Nick Booth, marketing director at Silentnight Group, and Rob Livingstone, operations director at Silentnight Brands, with the 2018 Sustainability Award
Silentnight, Britain's biggest beds manufacturer, has won The Furniture Makers' Company's Sustainability Award for the second straight year.

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Hayden Davies, second right, organised the charity cycling challenge
Eight members of The Furniture Makers’ Company, the industry charity and livery company, have raised nearly £14,000 after between them cycling all three routes of Mont Ventoux, Provence in a single day.

Almost 100 people from across the trade helped raise £8,500 for The Furniture Makers' Company, the furnishing industry's dedicated charity, at its National Golf Day last month.

The Furniture Makers’ Company (FMC) has launched a free human resources toolkit as it looks to support the hiring and development of industry talent among smaller furniture companies.

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Carl Davidson (above, left) receives his prize from past winner Lees Whitehead
Manchester home department store retailer Housing Units has raised another four-figure sum for Kidscan, the children's cancer charity, at its annual golf day.

Industry charity The Furniture Makers' Company has launched the entry process for its seventh annual Sustainability Award, which was last year won by bed maker Silentnight.

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Furniture Village is the main sponsor of Big Shots
Clay pigeon shoot Big Shots, the biggest fundraiser in The Furniture Makers Company calendar, generated £24,000 for the industry charity earlier this month.

Organisers are calling for entries for this year's Sealy Cup, a five-a-side football tournament that raises cash for industry charity The Furniture Makers' Company.

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Darren Marcangelo skydives to raise cash for The Furniture Makers' Company
Managers at Leeds beds and components group Harrison Spinks raised £1,400 for industry charity The Furniture Makers' Company after completing a tandem skydive.

BFM, the British Furniture Manufacturers association, has supported the launch of an online database that will help companies to employ disabled people.

New corporate members for industry charity.

The two editions of industry fundraiser Big Shots are fast approaching while June will also see the return of the Furniture Industry Sailing Regatta after a ten-year hiatus.

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Recycling Lives charitable programme supports vulnerable and marginalised people
Britain's biggest bed maker is supporting vulnerable and marginalised people by donating beds and mattresses to a charitable programme run by local company Recycling Lives.

The Furniture Makers' Company is calling on all businesses in the furniture industry to print out and display its new poster to help spread the word that it can help workers past and present if they have fallen on hard times.

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Britain's bed industry marked Jessica Alexander's 30 years of service to the UK bed manufacturing sector with a special 'pearl' honour at last month's Bed Show.

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Luxury bed maker Hypnos has been formally presented with its Queen’s Award for Enterprise for International Trade by the Lord-Lieutenant of Buckinghamshire.

Tickets are being snapped up for The Furniture Makers’ Company Christmas Ball fundraiser, which is being organised by logistics company Celtheath Contract Furniture.

Barker and Stonehouse's annual golf day raised £7,500 this summer, taking the privately-owned retailer's support for the The Furniture Makers' Company to more than £100,000 over the past 20 years.

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INTERNATIONALLY acclaimed designer Sebastian Conran will present the awards at The Young Furniture Makers exhibition, The Furniture Makers’ Company has announced.

TEMPUR Sealy International, Inc. said it is committing $1 million in bed donations to support the recovery efforts in southeast Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.

BURNLEY soft furnishings supplier Panaz has won The Furniture Makers' Company Export Award, the industry charity has announced.

THE Young Furniture Makers exhibition returns this October and will be treble the size of last year’s event according to organisers.

CELTHEATH Contract Furniture is organising a Christmas Ball fundraiser in aid of The Furniture Makers’ Company, the furnishing industry’s charity.

YOUNG professionals working across the furniture sector have been given an insight into the UK furnishing industry by completing The Furniture Makers’ Company’s Young Professionals Industry Experience (YPIE).

INDUSTRY charity The Furniture Makers' Company has appointed Mark McCann and Dave Fergus to two key fundraising roles.

RETAIL and leisure group has raised £175,000 for the NSPCC charity over the past decade.

BOB Tasker, one of the driving forces behind family-owned Lancashire furniture retailer Taskers, has died. He was 92 years old.

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