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.

Vittorio Alpi won the prestigious EY Award - Entrepreneur of the Year 2023

He has managed to transform his business, becoming a benchmark in his sector with a keen eye on sustainability
Category: Economy, News and Fairs
Publication date: 06/12/2023
Company: Alpi SpA

Salone del Mobile.Milano: ISO 20121 certification obtained for sustainable event management

The Milanese event among the protagonists of Sustainable Italy to promote Italian capacity and leadership in environmental sustainability
Category: Economy, News and Fairs
Publication date: 19/09/2023

SAIB becomes part of the international Egger Group

Egger has acquired 60% of the shares of SAIB, one of the main Italian producers of raw and faced chipboard panels
Category: Chipboard panels, Economy, News and Fairs
Publication date: 03/01/2023

Circular economy: EU proposals on the theme of circularity and eco-design

Sustainable Products Initiative published as part of the Circular Economy package
Category: Industry news
Publication date: 04/04/2022

Fuorisalone 2022: Between Space and Time, the theme of the edition scheduled from 6 to 12 June

Design must also support the transition towards environmental sustainability
Category: Industry news
Publication date: 16/03/2022

Assopiuma: certification of biodegradable feathers/downs

The certification of conformity issued by the specialized analysis laboratory Hohenstein
Category: Feather Padding
Publication date: 10/01/2022

Assopiuma: the new labels feather/down 100% biodegradable

A guarantee for upholstery manufacturers and end consumers that feather is a natural, sustainable, traceable and biodegradable resource.
Category: Feather Padding
Publication date: 22/09/2021

UniCredit supports ICA Spa: two Sustainability-Linked loans disbursed

Guaranteed by Sace's Italian Guarantee, to support the growth of the Marche-based company
Category: Paints for furniture
Publication date: 12/08/2021
Company: Ica Group

Environmental sustainability: responsible consumption and green companies grow in Italy

FSC Italy's 2020 Report confirms the positive trend of sustainability and certification in our country
Category: Industry news
Publication date: 17/02/2021

Design Economy 2020: the report produced by Fondazione Symbola, Deloitte and POLI.design

The Report aims to highlight the value of design for the competitiveness of the national production system
Category: Economy and marketing
Publication date: 30/11/2020

GreenItaly 2019 Report: the Wood - Furniture system confirms its leadership in sustainability

The Report shows an acceleration towards the green of the Italian entrepreneurial system
Category: Economy and marketing
Publication date: 21/11/2019

Success for interzum 2019 with 74,000 visitors from all over the world

Excellent presence of Italian exhibitors with 330 companies on 22,176 square meters
Category: Fairs
Publication date: 11/06/2019
Company: Interzum - Koelnmesse GmbH

The new BIO water-based wood varnishes Iridea by Ica are protagonists at the Fuorisalone

The “IDEA - The Design Supermarket” exhibition at Superstudio Più
Category: Industry news
Publication date: 11/04/2018

Category: Trade associations
Publication date: 30/11/2017

‏FIMA Carlo Frattini presents the new galvanic zero-impact system

‏Environmental sustainability, quality and design characterise the company's products
Category: Industry news
Publication date: 18/10/2017
Company: FIMA Carlo Frattini S.P.A