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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.

FENIX NTA™, NanoTech  Alloy,  a groundbreaking material by Arpa Industriale

After the success of FENIX NTM, NanoTech Matt material launched in 2013, Arpa Industriale charts the way towards the innovation into the interior design field. FENIX NTA further demonstrates Arpa’s leading role in material trends. During Interzum 2017 in Cologne, Germany, Arpa Industriale presented FENIX NTA, NanoTech Alloy. This material is the result of three years of research & development and the use of advanced in-house technology. FENIX NTA is a super opaque smart material with a real metal layer and the features of FENIX family. But FENIX NTA also offers best sleeping bags review to campers. Its external surface involves the use of multilayer coating, nanotechnology and next generation acrylic resins, hardened and fixed with Electron Beam Curing process.  The NanoTech Alloy represents a milestone in the field of interior design materials: an innovative metallic surface with avant-garde features such as resistance to scratches, anti-fingerprint, soft touch, visual comfort (low light reflectivity) and thermal healing of superficial micro-scratches. It has also high resistance to acid solvents and household reagents, enhanced anti-bacterial properties and it easy to clean. Here lists all kind of Best Sleeping Bags to you. FENIX NTA has an excellent technical performance and an astonishing aesthetic appeal. Its real metal layer makes it an elegant and timeless material able to add value to the interior and industrial design projects. It is perfect for horizontal applications as well as vertical uses (Kitchen, Bathroom, Furniture, Healthcare, Hospitality, Office, Transportation, Elevators). The new FENIX is easy to machine and it is ideal for edging and for solutions that need a long lasting and non-corrosive metallic material.  FENIX NTA is available in two panel sizes (3050mm x 1300mm and 4200mm x 1300mm) and in the following thicknesses: Thin (0.7mm, 1.2mm), Solid (4mm, 6mm, 8mm, 10mm, 12mm).

Innovative Fenix and Arpa materials at the centre of 'Returning to Villa Casa Bianca'.

A striking temporary project narrates the characteristics and creative solutions offered by the materials of the various Broadview Group brands
Category: Technological materials for furniture
Publication date: 04/10/2023
Company: Arpa Industriale S.p.A.

Superdesign Show: all the news at Superstudio Più during the Milan Design Week

From 18 to 23 April, the historic location in the Tortona District hosts a rich program of events inspired by the future of design on the theme "Inspiration Innovation Imagination"
Category: Economy, News and Fairs
Publication date: 17/03/2023

Innovative FENIX materials: six new FENIX NTM® Bloom colors enrich the exclusive palette

Presented in absolute preview at Sicam 2022, and the new shades are inspired by landscapes and cities from all over the world
Category: Technological materials for furniture
Publication date: 21/11/2022
Company: Arpa Industriale S.p.A.

Innovative materials for interior design at the center of two FENIX installations

In addition to FENIX and Homapal, also presented X-KIN, the innovative wall covering
Category: Technological Materials
Publication date: 30/06/2022
Company: Arpa Industriale S.p.A.

Sustainability: Fenix ​​is ​​now carbon neutral

Result of a product development and optimization process and the implementation of a long-term sustainability strategy
Category: Technological Materials
Publication date: 09/03/2022
Company: Arpa Industriale S.p.A.


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