polandSofaThWEAKEST upholstery growth since March, though Polish imports up sharply

SHIFT in product mix impacted sales last year, says group CEO

westbrFactPROFITS rise 74 percent for North Wales sofa maker as it built sales momentum last year

UPHOLSTERY company deleverages as profits improve; Decision to discontinue business with IKEA and Tesco reflected in lower top line

REVENUE up 38 percent for Nottinghamshire sofa maker last year

sofa com edinUPHOLSTERY retailer planning to open another store by February as sales climb 5.3 percent in first full year under new owner

natuzziSanteramoSALES fell, but Italian sofa maker and retailer makes most of lower raw material costs to widen margins

ITALIAN sofa maker achieves chain-of-custody accreditation

italianSofaFIRST post-Brexit vote figures show continued upholstery import growth, but at the slowest rate since March

ashManTHE NUMBERS behind Thailand Carpet Manufacturing’s investment in Ashley Manor and Alexander & James owner DM Midlands

MANAGEMENT figures reveal sales and profits climb for the year to end March 2016

COLLECTION being manufactured by Whitemeadow

BRITISH sofa maker Alstons has posted higher profits in its first accounts since the owner of the Royal Thai carpet brand acquired a majority stake last spring.

HALF-YEAR UK revenue declined for Stressless brand owner Ekornes ASA as it followed first quarter growth with a softer performance in the second three months of 2016.

UPMARKET furniture distributor Content by Terence Conran has introduced a UK-made upholstery programme, to be fully-launched at the January Furniture Show 2017.

buoyantMemphisSOFA manufacturer Buoyant has launched its first ever collection of modular upholstery as it looks to expand its product line beyond its existing fixed seat programme.

MStoreyCeveristUPHOLSTERY group Sofa Brands International has named new sales directors at both its Parker Knoll and G Plan business units.

NORTH West sofa manufacturer Tetrad will open its doors to retailers this weekend as it launches new product for autumn delivery from its refurbished Preston showroom.

lebusSALES at sofa manufacturer Lebus Upholstery were up double-digit for the fourth straight year in 2015 with higher output boosting profits.

THE GROUP behind adjustable chairs manufacturer Restwell put nearly £20 million on its top line in 2015 boosted by acquisitions made in the first quarter.

scsFasciaSOFAS and carpets chain ScS says profits will beat market expectations after it built further sales momentum over the key spring Bank Holidays.

natuzziThurrockNATUZZI this weekend opened a Brent Cross store and relaunched in Croydon as it looks to build on high UK sales growth in the first quarter of 2016.

manWahFAR EAST upholstery producer Man Wah Holdings posted higher sales and profits in 2015–16 on demand from customers in China and the US. Sales to the UK declined.

htlPROFITS climbed despite European revenue declining for heavyweight leather upholstery source HTL International in the first quarter.

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