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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.

Salone del Mobile.Milano 2019: new exhibition formats

From 9 to 14 April the pavilions of Fiera Milano Rho will host the 58th edition of the Salone del Mobile.Milano, an edition full of presences and projects that sees over 205,000 square meters of net exhibition space and more than 2,350 exhibitors with a 34% of companies foreign exhibitors. Once again this year the show aims to shed light on the centrality of Milan, which continues to garner important international awards, and on the other, the creative capacity of the industrial network that works to offer the world excellence.The Manifesto of the Salone del Mobile.Milano, born in 2018 as an act of affection towards the city, is enriched with a new term “ingenuity“ strongly linked to the DNA of the event and the companies, brands and designers who have decreed the success, as well as being a tribute to the great Leonardo da Vinci five hundred years after his death.Five events will take place at the same time, from Tuesday 9th to Sunday 14th April, open to operators every day from 9.30am to 6.30pm, and on Saturday and Sunday also to the public: Salone Internazionale del Mobile and the Salone Internazionale del Complemento 'Furniture, divided into the Classic, Design and xLux styles; the two-year Euroluce and Workplace3.0 and SaloneSatellite. To these is added a completely new exhibition format, S.Project, a transversal space dedicated to design products and to decorative and technical interior design solutions.


Euroluce 2019: integrated and intelligent lighting

At its 30th edition, Euroluce, the International Exhibition of Lighting, with over 38,100 square meters of exhibition space divided into 4 pavilions (9-11 and 13-15) and its 421exhibitors (of which about 48% foreign) is confirmed as the leading international fair in the world of light. The protagonist of this edition will be an integrated lightingintelligent, more and more at the service of the project, capable of presenting new concepts of aesthetics.


Workplace3.0 2019: the new work space

Workplace3.0 returns with a new, diffused and transversal exhibition mode, which stages the evolution of the idea of the working environment, today more and more hybrid space between duty and pleasure, professional and personal. This new exhibition proposal authentically reflects the social transformation of the work area into a flexible and dynamic space, open to professional sharing and contamination with other daily activities.


S.Project 2019: a new multi-faceted space

S.Project is born inside the Salone del Mobile.Milano, a new multifaceted exhibition space dedicated to design products and decorative and technical interior design solutions. In total synergy with other events, S.Project will collect and enhance the proposals of companies to offer a 360-degree perspective on interior architecture and respond to new market needs. The distinctive feature of S.Project will be the multi-sectorality: a space with a heterogeneity of proposals ranging from interior design to outdoor, from wellness products to fabrics, from lighting to acoustic solutions, from coatings to finishes.66 are the participants distributed on almost 14,000 square meters in the halls 22-24.These are the excellences of the sector that will exhibit at S.Project 2019: Abet Laminati, Alki, Amini, Anour, Antolini, Antonio Lupi, Atelier Vierkant, B & B Italy, Boffi Living, Budri, Carl Hansen, cc-tapis, Citco, Cleaf, De Castelli, De Padova, Dedar, Editions, Effegibi, Emeco, Ercol, Ercuis, Expormim, Exteta, Extremis, Florim Ceramics, Flos, Fredericia, Fritz Hansen, Gibus, Gloster, House of Finn Juhl, Imperfect Lab, Inkiostro Bianco, Jannelli and Volpi, José Martinez Medina, Karakter, Kristiina lassus, Kvadrat, Laminam, Londonart, Louis Poulsen, MA / U, Maruni, Massimo Copenhagen, Missoni, Muuto, Nero Sicilia, Nikari, Olivari, Pratic, Pietro Radici, Raynaud, Rex - Kralj , Rosenthal, Roversi, Rubelli, Sambonet, String, Sunbrella, Tabu, Tecnografica, Wall & Deco, Zanat.


The tribute to Leonardo

Two large installations in the city and at the fair, curated by Marco Balich and Davide Rampello respectively, will be dedicated to Leonardo. The collaboration with the Teatro alla Scala Foundation is also unpublished, with a concert directed by maestro Riccardo Chailly at the opening of the event.“In this particular moment of great success in Milan, - said Claudio Luti, President of the Salone del Mobile during the press conference - it is important to consolidate the attractiveness of the Salone del Mobile that offers its visitors not only a wide range of products but, above all, opportunities for international relations and opportunities for reflection on the relationship between creativity and business “.“The strength of the Salone del Mobile.Milano is closely linked to the uniqueness of the wood-furniture supply chain, - commented Emanuele Orsini, President of Federlegno Arredo Eventi - a widespread ecosystem of industrial and cultural values ​​that as a Federation we are committed to supporting every day and of which the Manifestation represents the showcase par excellence “.The mayor of Milan Giuseppe Sala has instead stressed how the tribute that the Salone del Mobile recognizes to Leonardo da Vinci in the 2019 edition is a clever way to celebrate the win in his foresight and complexity. “Five hundred years after his death, in fact, Leonardo is still a current reference point. On his escort, today's designers and designers rely on intuition, curiosity and study to design furnishing accessories, spaces and objects capable of responding with effectiveness and functionality to practical, practical and daily problems. This tribute to ingenuity in all its forms and its enhancement through quality entrepreneurial experiences are undoubtedly the dimension in which the Salone moves and evolves, a Manifestation appreciated all over the world that not only knows how to experiment and dare, opening up to market news with pragmatism and originality, but always interprets the spirit of Milan and the time in which we live “.

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