Hardware for furniture, upholstery, kitchen, coatings and furnishing systems.

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.

CIFM / interzum guangzhou 2017

The 2017 edition  of CIFM / interzum guangzhou will open tomorrow, the greatest and complete Asian review devoted to the technologies and the supplies for furniture industry  and the decoration of insides that will be closed on 31 March at China Import and Fair Complex (Pazhou Complex).
This year the review will occupy well 150 thousands square meters, a new record, and it will entertain over 1.300 exhibitors from 38 Countries whose proposals will certainly be examined with great attention by over 70 thousands visitors expected in Guangzhou.
As tradition, many “national representations“ will be present at the demonstration: Nine collective areas in fact they will welcome the enterprises of Germany, Turkey, Korea, Chile, United States / Canada and the groups that have as leader the Malaysian Timber Council rather than the American Hardwood Export Council, Canada Wood and Swedish Wood.
Obviously, there will be a great Italian representation: from our Country ten firms will arrive in the chinese capital of furniture industry, among which Coral, Ferwood, Fit Art, ICA, Italiana Ferramenta, IVM Chemical, Paolino Bacci, Permo, Sige e Servetto.  
Altogether they will be about 330 the exhibitors that will arrive  beyond the border. The fair will propose a complete offer, never had before, practically entertaining all the greatest trends of the production chain: from the Italian groups Scm, Biesse or Fvg to  German of Ima, Leuco, Vollmer, Homag, Duerkopp, Mammut, Okin Refined, Kleiberit, Jowat, Rehau, Schattdecor, passing from the taiwanesis of Repon and from English of Titus, from Bostik France, from Bekaert Deslee (Belgium) and from Turks of Kastamonu and Boyteks Tekstil.
CIFM / interzum guangzhou will be again the place where many novelties will be introduced both at international level and for the more and more involving Chinese market. A vocation that is confirmed like the so many “collateral contents“ which make of CIFM / interzum guangzhou a follow-up meeting.
Many opportunities to know better products and technologies: from “Global Color Trends Conference“ organized by Renolit Group concerning the tendencies in furniture world, to the meeting devoted by Swedish Wood concerning the employment of the wood in architecture, besides the appointments devoted to the assemblage of furniture and furnishing without screws rather than to the performances of quality borders or to the developments of the melaminised materials expected for the next future.
A special presentation, entitled “Unveiling, mysteries of furnishing production“, will highlight all aspects of the productive cycle which produced furniture, a preparation that will show in the public eye materials, accessories, hardware, technologies, solutions and materials for stuffings in an area where visitors will be able to see all presented products or to enter in this world thanks to some interactive installations.
With over ninety years of experience, Koelnmesse keep in maintaining Cifm/interzum guangzhou as the most important platform for compartments concerning furnishing industry in Asia.
The China Foreign Trade Centre (Group), partner of Koelnmesse and owner of CIFF-China International Furniture Fair, boasts fifty years of experience in the organization of fairs, among which the China Import and Export Fair, known as the “Fair of Canton“, the greatest fair demonstration developing in China.