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.

The Cosentino Group
Al Cosentino Group the prestigious European Business Awards 2013-2014, in the Import / Export. This award recognizes Cosentino, a world leader in the manufacture and distribution of innovative surfaces for architecture and design, as one of the best companies in the field of internationalization, appreciating “its strong growth in the volume of exports, the expansion in of new markets and the introduction of creative and innovative operating processes. “ In addition, the award highlights “the power in the management and development of the international market and the ability to maintain and improve its position in the market compared to competitors.“
From its headquarters in Almeria, Spain, the Group distributes its products and brands in over 80 countries and directly manages and controls its facilities and infrastructure in more than 20 of these countries. Currently, 90% of its turnover comes from international markets.
The European Business Awards is a prestigious independent award that aims to recognize and promote excellence, best practice and innovation in the European business community.
This year's finalists were selected from 17,000 entries from 34 European countries.
The awards consist of a total of three phases, each of which must be progressively overcome. In the first phase, he was chosen the National Champion in each country. In the second, are being awarded the accolades “Ruban d'Honneur“ and the process ends with the transition to the final stage of the competition for the nomination of the winner in each category. At this point, the companies belonging to different categories, must present their organization in front of the jury.
The final awards for each category were assigned an exclusive gala which was held in Athens. Santiago Alfonso, Director of Marketing & Communications, and Isabel Martínez-Cosentino Ramos accepted the award as representatives of the Spanish multinational and Cosentino family.