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.

Honorable mention Gold Compass ADI 2016 for Fenix NTM® of Arpa Industriale

Fenix NTM®, the innovative nanotechnology material of Arpa Industriale, was awarded by ADI - Associazione Disegno Industriale, with the Honorable mention Gold Compass ADI 2016. The prestigious recognition confirms Fenix NTM as a material with excellent technological state-of-the-art performance, but as an opened and dynamic system of planning. An ample stylistic choice of colors and elegant appearance, a patented technology and a model of business object to the creation of value: these are the winning elements of Fenix NTM. The material represents a functional and aesthetic answer to two important trends of the interior design: smart materials and matt surfaces. The Honorable mention Gold Compass ADI 2016 has been added to numerous international recognitions and important prizes like materialPREIS, “Best Design Material“ Dwell on Design, ADI Design Index, “Best of the best“ Interzum Award 2015 and Archidex 15 (Kuala Lumpur, Malesia). Also the great project Iconic Re-naissance Design has been meaningful, it took place during the Milan Design Week, in the Pinacoteca of Brera, which saw Fenix NTM collaborating  with important Italian design companies, reinterpreting a selection of “icons“ with the innovative material, through a narrative path of timeless projects. Three years after its birth, Fenix NTM represents a case history of success: international diffusion in 51 Countries, +101,60%  customer growth (2015 vs 2014) and 89,68%,  fidelity rate,  used by numerous brands all over the world in kitchen, bathrooms, design furniture, appliances, transports sectors.