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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.

News: Padding materials

This section of the portal is dedicated to news regarding padding materials used in the furniture and furnishing industry. There are many products that belong to this category and among the most important we find flexible polyurethane foam, foam rubber, polyurethane foams, rigid polyurethane, synthetic wadding and many others. If you want to get in touch with the most important manufacturers of padding materials click here.

Insights into padding materials

Padding materials are used in numerous fields of the upholstery sector. For their production, state-of-the-art systems are used to ensure the highest quality of workmanship and to optimize production processes. In addition, companies today are able to operate with the utmost respect for the environment and to offer their customers innovative products that meet the highest standards on the market.
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Vefer: environmentally friendly research and innovation

Antonio Minotti, General Manager of Vefer, an entrepreneurial reality at the forefront in Italy and Europe...
In: Padding materials , Companies: strategies and future Publication date:  02/02/2024 Company: Vefer SpA

Elcam: innovators of technology and professionals of comfort

Elcam, a company in continuous evolution in the padding sector, has recently renewed its website...
In: Padding materials , Transformers for padding materials Publication date:  10/01/2024 Company: Elcam Srl

Elcam upholstery materials: sustainability, comfort and high performance

Elcam, an innovator in the upholstery sector since 1970, is a constantly evolving company, able to grasp...
In: Padding materials , Transformers for padding materials Publication date:  22/11/2023 Company: Elcam Srl

Elcam padding materials: the evolution of comfort and sustainability

Always attentive to sustainability, Elcam, a company operating in the padding sector since 1970, offers...
In: Padding materials Publication date:  24/10/2023 Company: Elcam Srl

ORSA foam polyurethanes: sustainable innovation is possible

ORSA foam offers a range of environmentally friendly products demonstrating that it is possible to combine...
In: Padding materials Publication date:  09/10/2023 Company: Orsa Foam

Elcam upholstery materials: technology and sustainability for a new idea of comfort

Elcam, innovators in the upholstery sector since 1970, offer two new eco-friendly materials, Aerelle®...
In: Padding materials , Transformers for padding materials Publication date:  25/09/2023 Company: Elcam Srl

Flexible polyurethanes: European industry at the annual Europur and Euro-Moulders 2023 conference

The 2023 edition of the Europur and Euro-Moulders Annual Conference took place in Budapest and addressed,...
In: Flexible polyurethane foam, Economy, News and Fairs Publication date:  21/07/2023 Company: Aipef

Orsa foam polyurethanes: sustainable innovation

ORSA foam, a pioneering company in the polyurethane foam sector, showed at Interzum 2023 the progress...
In: Flexible polyurethane foam Publication date:  23/06/2023 Company: Orsa Foam

Vefer flexible polyurethane foams at interzum 2023: broad acceptance from international markets

Vefer was back in the spotlight at the Interzum fair in Cologne, where it presented its new melamine-free...
In: Flexible polyurethane foam Publication date:  12/06/2023 Company: Vefer SpA

Delitex padding materials: a wide range of high-quality products for every need

Buying House Delitex, a company specialising in the supply of materials for padded furniture, presented...
In: Padding materials Publication date:  08/06/2023 Company: BH Delitex srl

In this area of ​​the portal you will find all the most important news on padding materials, manufacturing companies, innovative technologies and current market trends that distinguish the upholstered furniture sector.

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