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Change in the management

Hansgrohe Deutschland Vertriebs GmbH
Change in the management

The Managing Director of Hansgrohe Germany Vertriebs GmbH and Vice President Sales Central Europe Christian Steinberg (photo) leaves the Hansgrohe Group on …

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New models from Milano on the catwalk

Catwalk
New models from Milano on the catwalk

In addition to the omnipresent Bauhaus and the diverse homage to Leonardo da Vinci, this year's Salone once again offered a veritable cornucopia of …

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Cor Salon for the Milan Design Week

Cor
Cor Salon for the Milan Design Week

Since the 1980s, the internationally renowned manufacturer Cor has exhibited its high-quality seating and upholstered furniture in Milan. From 9 to 14 …

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German wood industry continues to grow

HDH
German wood industry continues to grow

"The German wood industry can look back on five years of continuous growth. In the full year 2018, the sales value increased by 2.5 percent to € …

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In a challenging environment

BSH Group
In a challenging environment "well asserted"

After years of growth, BSH Hausgeräte GmbH recorded a decline in sales of 3.2% in euro terms in 2018. How the company with its Global Brans Bosch, …

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New export manager with Miele experience

Rommelsbacher
New export manager with Miele experience

Jürgen Freyer (photo) takes over the position of Export Manager at Rommelsbacher. "It is a great pleasure for us to welcome Jürgen Freyer to …

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The city of the future in view

Techtextil / Texprocess
The city of the future in view

By 2050, nearly 70 percent of all people are expected to live in urban areas, metropolises and mega-cities, according to the United Nations. This places new …

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New exhibition center in Löhne

Leicht, Liebherr, V-Zug, Gessi und Inalco
New exhibition center in Löhne

In September 2019, the "Architekturwerkstatt" will open a new exhibition center in Löhne. As of this autumn, the companies Leicht, Liebherr, …

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The billion in turnover is cracked

Hettich
The billion in turnover is cracked

The Hettich Group grew by 8.6% in revenue in 2018, breaking the € 1 billion mark for the first time - and clearly. Sales of € 1,059 billion …

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Board strengthened

Pfleiderer Group
Board strengthened

The wood-based materials manufacturer Pfleiderer has strengthened its board. As the company informs, Dr. Ing. Frank Herrmann will join Pfleiderer as Chief …

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Slow growth

Häfele
Slow growth

The international Häfele Group for fittings technology, electronic locking systems and LED light, which operates in 150 countries around the world, …

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Successful premiere

Domotex USA
Successful premiere

More than 280 exhibitors from 25 countries presented their news and trends from the 28th of February to the 2nd of March in Atlanta for the first issue of …

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Certified with the Golden M

Polipol Group
Certified with the Golden M

The Polipol group of companies from Diepenau in southern Lower Saxony has joined the Deutsche Gütegemeinschaft Möbel (DGM). In doing so, it …

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Rauch Möbelwerke works with it

Furniture Club
Rauch Möbelwerke works with it

The Rauch Möbelwerke have joined the Furniture Club. "The extensive international experience of Rauch creates additional potential for synergies …

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New fair in Middle East

Messe Frankfurt
New fair in Middle East

With Interior Lifestyle Middle East, Messe Frankfurt is expanding its portfolio in the consumer goods trade fair segment in the Middle East. Starting in …

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Guest Post Salone del Mobile.Milano 2019

Willi Schillig Polstermöbelwerke GmbH & Co. KG
Salone del Mobile.Milano 2019

For 70 years W.SCHILLIG has focused on the best seating comfort ever! Feel the comfort, experience our design competence and be inspired by new models and leathers! Salone del Mobile. Milano 2019 April 9 – 14, 2019, Milan, hall 18, stand D22

ISH 2019
"All international industry players networked"

The ISH - World's Leading Trade Fair for Water, Heat and Climate - once again proves its importance to visitors and exhibitors from Germany and abroad: …

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4th generation takes first responsibility

Dornbracht
4th generation takes first responsibility

At Aloys F. Dornbracht GmbH & Co. KG, the fourth generation has arrived in the company. With Konstantin and Alexander Dornbracht each take a son of …

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Renewed sales record in 2018

Hansgrohe Group
Renewed sales record in 2018

The Hansgrohe Group achieved total sales of EUR 1.081 billion in 2018 with its two brands "Axor" and "Hansgrohe". Compared to the …

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Shop opened in Tbilisi

Kare Design
Shop opened in Tbilisi

The new Kare shop in the Georgian capital Tbilisi is now providing more fun in living. Kare CEO Peter Schönhofen traveled to the city on the Caucasus …

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Takes over

Wemafa
Takes over "Frommholz - legendary sofas"

The Westphalian manufacturer Wemafa is expanding its upholstered furniture lines with another component: in a new collection, the product groups "new …

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Badenia takes over BNP bed care

EuroComfort Group
Badenia takes over BNP bed care

Badenia Bettcomfort GmbH & Co. KG, part of the EuroComfort Group, is growing through the acquisition of BNP Bed Care GmbH & Co. KG. As of June 2019, …

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2018 record high

German furniture exports
2018 record high

Furniture "Made in Germany" is particularly popular abroad. Almost every third piece of furniture (32.4%) from German production is exported. …

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Grows again significantly

Nobilia
Grows again significantly

Nobilia can once again look back on a year with a successful course of business: the company's total revenue increased by € 102 million to € …

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More than 2,500 exhibitors show their know-how

ISH
More than 2,500 exhibitors show their know-how

The market and technology leaders in home and building technology will be presenting their innovations and world premieres at the ISH, the world's …

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Export hit kitchen furniture

German Furniture Foreign Trade 2018
Export hit kitchen furniture

After the annual turnover of the German furniture industry in 2018, the Herford associations also published the figures for the German furniture trade for …

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Low sales growth

German furniture industry 2018
Low sales growth

After a difficult year in 2018, the German furniture industry can look back on a slightly positive sales trend. "After a decline in sales in 2017, the …

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The future in focus

Interzum 2019
The future in focus

The future of the furnishing industry starts every two years in Cologne. At the Interzum 2019, the world's leading trade fair for furniture production …

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Significant plus in other European countries

Office furniture manufacturer Wilkhahn
Significant plus in other European countries

The premium office furniture manufacturer Wilkhahn achieved 2018 sales of 84 million euros. "In Europe outside of Germany, a clear growth was recorded, …

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Germany holds third place

Worldwide furniture production
Germany holds third place

Global furniture production in 2018 was over $ 460 billion. By far the largest producer is China, where 39% of the world's furniture originates. This is …

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