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Guest Post We are celebrating W.SCHILLIG 70th anniversary

Willi Schillig Polstermöbelwerke GmbH & Co. KG
We are celebrating W.SCHILLIG 70th anniversary

Save the date! We are celebrating W.SCHILLIG 70th anniversary and we will surprise you with inspiring new upholstery! Come and discover exceptional shapes, flexible and individual sofa combinations, old and proven reinterpretations and innovative marketing concepts!

On your marks, ready, ...

M.O.W. 2019
On your marks, ready, ...

... go, it says in just under four weeks, when the M.O.W. 2019 at the start. From September 15 to 19, more than 460 exhibitors from 37 nations on 85,000 sqm …

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Investor joins the Hülsta owner

Hüls Group
Investor joins the Hülsta owner

With Dr. Thomas Knecht gets the Hüls Group a new, true-to-business entrepreneur. Knecht, who last successfully restructured the logistics company …

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Renovation starts - Olaf Bierhoff recalled

Kettler
Renovation starts - Olaf Bierhoff recalled

Kettler Freizeit GmbH has been in a provisional self-administration procedure since July 31, "in order to use the improved remediation and …

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Gerd Bulthaup died

Bulthaup
Gerd Bulthaup died

After a short illness Gerd Bulthaup (photo) died on 1 August 2019. Gerd Bulthaup led the family business Bulthaup in the second generation from 1979 to …

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Participates in the climatic pact of the furniture industry

Leicht Küchen
Participates in the climatic pact of the furniture industry

Leicht Küchen participates in the Klimapakt of the German Gütegemeinschaft Möbel (DGM) and acquires the label "Klimaneutraler …

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Great media attention for Bora and Hansgrohe

Tour de France
Great media attention for Bora and Hansgrohe

After three weeks, 3,480 kilometers and 21st stages, the 106th edition of the Tour de France in Paris ended yesterday, 28th of July. For the German team …

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What is hanging on the Christmas tree in 2019 ...

Christmasworld / Messe Frankfurt
What is hanging on the Christmas tree in 2019 ...

The countdown is on: In a few weeks, the latest Christmas trends in the shop windows and shelves in the trade. Original accessories, tree globes and …

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Equips Japanese shopping center of Nendo

Alias
Equips Japanese shopping center of Nendo

Fashion and design, art and culinary delights meet in the new Nendo-designed Kashiyama Daikanyama shopping mall in Tokyo. At this multifunctional location, …

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Modernized wood material hall

Lechner
Modernized wood material hall

In response to the increasing demand for worktops and back panels in the wood sector, Lechner is investing in the expansion of its production: with a …

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Guest Post 3C INVITATION

3c Holding GmbH
3C INVITATION

Experience real passion for furniture. Find out more: 15. - 19. September 2019 - daily from 9:00 AM (open end!) We are looking forward to meeting …

Office furniture manufacturer is expanding

Febrü
Office furniture manufacturer is expanding

In order to meet the rapidly growing interest in modern office environments and the topic of "New Work", office furniture manufacturer Febrü …

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imm cologne
"The House 2020" brings Spanish life to the fair

Guest of Honor for "Das Haus" at the imm cologne 2020 is the young design team MUT from Valencia. The design of the Spaniards thematizes u. a. the …

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Implements Lectra's Cutting Room 4.0

Polipol
Implements Lectra's Cutting Room 4.0

After more than 20 years of collaboration, Lectra and Polipol continue their partnership in Fabric-ready fabrics. Polipol implements Lectra's Cutting …

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Hülsta compensates for its CO2 emissions

"Climate neutral furniture manufacturer"
Hülsta compensates for its CO2 emissions

The company Hülsta was once again awarded the title "Climate neutral furniture manufacturer" by the German Quality Association for Furniture …

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Investor from Hong Kong takes over

Warendorf
Investor from Hong Kong takes over

What had suggested for about a month, is now official. Warendorf - The kitchen GmbH is taken over by an investor from Hong Kong. The purchase contract had …

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Interprint goes 100% to Japan

Wrede Industrieholding
Interprint goes 100% to Japan

At the end of last year, it was announced that Wrede Industrieholding was looking for a takeover partner for the business division "Decorative …

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Reference project

Leicht Küchen – with picture gallery
Reference project "Swabian Alb"

A glazed cube provides generous views and views with maximum transparency. This makes the private house on the edge of the Swabian Alb both clear and …

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Exciting newcomers at the start

M.O.W. 2019
Exciting newcomers at the start

Numerous new registrations are registered by the M.O.W. in the exhibition center Bad Salzuflen. The Consummate Furniture Fair for the Center of the Market …

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Top year 2018 – new records in view

Koelnmesse
Top year 2018 – new records in view

Koelnmesse has confirmed its leading position in the trade fair industry. "In 2018, we once again exceeded our ambitious growth targets. It was the …

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Hongyi Cai comes as managing director

Allmilmö
Hongyi Cai comes as managing director

At the end of May, the AMK announced the departure of its Managing Director AMK Greater China, Hongyi Cai (photo). Now his goal is clear: He will change to …

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Recertified as

Möbelwerke A. Decker
Recertified as "Climate Neutral Furniture Manufacturer"

Möbelwerke A. Decker were successfully recertified by the Deutsche Gütegemeinschaft Möbel (DGM) as a "climate-neutral furniture …

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Bankruptcy proceedings opened

Flötotto
Bankruptcy proceedings opened

"The future of the furniture manufacturer Flötotto continues to be bad. The insolvency proceedings were opened on 1 June," confirmed the …

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Establishes joint venture in China

Renolit
Establishes joint venture in China

Renolit, a global specialist in high quality films, sheets and other plastic and composite products, has entered into a new joint venture in China to …

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Reanimation and board elections

World Furniture Confederation
Reanimation and board elections

On May 31 and June 1, around 60 representatives from furniture industry associations, institutions and furniture companies met in southwest China's …

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Plan insolvency completed

Gutmann
Plan insolvency completed

In June of last year, Exclusive-Hauben Gutmann GmbH made the decision to restructure itself with the implementation of an insolvency plan procedure in …

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Exclusive negotiations with investor from the Far East

Warendorf
Exclusive negotiations with investor from the Far East

Final phase in the fight for Warendorf: The provisional insolvency administrator responsible for the kitchen furniture manufacturer, who had to file for …

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France clearly remains number one

Exports of the German furniture industry
France clearly remains number one

After a successful year in 2018, furniture exports to France continued to grow in the first quarter of 2019. "Sales to our major trading partners …

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Guest Post W.SCHILLIG has appointed Christoph Schülner as new Chief Financial Officer

Willi Schillig Polstermöbelwerke GmbH & Co. KG
W.SCHILLIG has appointed Christoph Schülner as new Chief Financial Officer

W.SCHILLIG has appointed Christoph Schülner as new Chief Financial Officer. Christoph Schülner joins W.SCHILLIG on June 1, 2019, where he becomes Chief Financial Officer. The 45 year old manager will be responsible for financial matters, controlling, IT, Human resources and project management.

Personnel realignment necessary in China

AMK
Personnel realignment necessary in China

Hongyi Cai (photo), Managing Director AMK Greater China, left the AMK at his own request. This was announced by the Management Board spokesman Roland …

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