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Furnishing Idea is the portal dedicated to the furniture and furnishing industry, designed to bring together different professionals such as architects, designers, carpenters, furniture makers and manufacturers active in the furniture market who represent the reference point in terms of innovation and quality of the product offered. On the other hand, the portal aims to provide a valid information service focused on products, projects, events and fairs and everything that revolves around the world of components, semi-finished products and accessories for the furniture industry.


The portal is divided into different sections where you can explore the different products according to different categories, get in touch with manufacturers, download catalogues to keep up with industry trends and watch videos of interviews with the best professionals and manufacturers.


In the articles section you can find all the information about the most innovative product technologies, such as furniture materials, furniture accessories and systems, furniture machinery, furniture hardware, manufactured by manufacturers with a solid experience in the field. In the companies section there is an overview of the manufacturers registered on our portal, divided by product category, where you can contact us for any request. Our portal also has a special catalogues section to allow professionals and operators in the sector to view in a practical way all the catalogues relating to the various products (furniture hardware, upholstery materials, furniture paints, etc.). In addition, to allow easy consultation of the products, our portal has reserved a product section, organized by categories, where you can find out about the technical characteristics, materials and functionality of each product. The video section, on the other hand, presents numerous video interviews given by professionals and manufacturers that report news, insights and informative content on the best technologies in the sector.


In addition, to keep you constantly informed you can also consult our Journal section which contains all the Furnishing Idea magazines dedicated to the furniture and furnishing industry, such as the edition dedicated to Sicam or Interzum, two of the most important trade fairs in the sector. The magazines can be consulted from the portal or easily downloadable in pdf format.


Thanks to the trust placed in us by many manufacturers, our portal is now recognized both nationally and internationally. In fact, there are already many internationally recognized and established companies in the sector, including the AIPEF group (Italian Flexible Expanded Polyurethanes Companies) which promotes scientific information on the use of flexible polyurethane foam in the sectors in which it is used.

Biesse Automaction: systems and software for automation and digitalisation

Biesse confirms its position as a leading company in the international market for woodworking plants and machines: the record order entry of 21.6 million euros shows the constant growth already announced by the results of the 2018 quarterly report, where a + 18.2% entry orders from the wood division compared to the previous year. The Biesse Group's order backlog also rose by 24%, reaching 234 million euros, the highest recorded so far.

At Xylexpo 2018, in a 3000 square meter stand, Biesse welcomed visitors from all over the world, mainly from Europe, but also registered an important national presence, increasing compared to the past, with a weight of 38% on the total order entry, demonstrating a renewed growth of the Italian market.

“We are very proud of this result that confirms the technological and innovative leadership of Biesse, testifying the will of our customers, regardless of their size, to evolve towards a more evolved and efficient production and work methodology, with Biesse at its side“ said Federico Broccoli, Director of Wood Division / Sales & Division of Branches Division.

In fact, Biesse offers automated solutions for companies of all sizes, technologies that facilitate daily work and that fit not only in large factories, but also in small companies.


Automaction, the new Biesse concept at Xylexpo 2018

The Biesse stand at Xylexpo was all about automation and digitization of the factory, a choice that proved to be successful, drawing the attention of different types of companies towards the 4 robotised solutions presented, able to increase efficiency and production continuity. Great interest also for the implementations of the SOPHIA service platform aimed at the digitalization of the factories.

“Son of the Thinkforward business philosophy, Automaction fully describes the concreteness of Biesse solutions for the creation of an automated and interconnected production“, declared Federico Broccoli.

Numerous companies all over the world have chosen the Pesaro-based company precisely for its great ability to accompany customers through the process of digitizing the activities and automating production with concrete solutions such as SOPHIA, B_AVANT, Robot and a complete range of systems handling of panels and custom-made constructions of turnkey factories.

Plug&Work: a working group to define a common language

A specific project for the wood industry
Category: Industry news
Publication date: 14/06/2019

The performance of Italian technologies was positive also in the first quarter of 2018

Exports confirm their driving force for the sector
Category: Economy and marketing
Publication date: 11/06/2018

Xylexpo 2018, a fair dedicated to internationality and innovation

A selected audience, with decision-making powers and appropriate skills
Category: Fairs
Publication date: 17/05/2018

Category: Fairs
Publication date: 26/03/2018

Category: Woodworking machines and software
Publication date: 23/03/2018
Company: GREDA Srl

Acimall economic survey: positive also for the fourth quarter of 2017

Optimistic forecasts for 2018
Category: Economy and marketing
Publication date: 13/03/2018

Xylexpo 2018: a quality fair in a growing market

An international appointment where the protagonist is technological innovation
Category: Fairs
Publication date: 25/01/2018

Category: Fairs
Publication date: 03/01/2018

Category: Economy and marketing
Publication date: 19/12/2017

Biesse at Ligna 2017: think forward

Creating innovation through integrated solutions
Category: Woodworking machines and software
Publication date: 25/05/2017
Company: Biesse s.p.a.