Bunks and Bean Bags top the list of failures

A further nine furniture product safety recalls were reported to the ACCC this month, with Bunk Beds and Bean Bags heading the list and eBay being amongst the sellers under scrutiny. Retailers have been warned to meet their obligations. Concerns are increasing over...

Double win for tree-saving tech

A world-first Australian technology that converts plantation logs into mature hardwood in just a day, has won two Awards at this year’s prestigious Good Design Awards Ceremony. 3RT’s digital production unit won the Engineering Design category for...

Social Media in the Workplace by John Clements, AB Phillips

by John Clements, AB Phillips Social media is constantly in the news. The privacy issues facing Facebook and the recent devaluing of that business on the share market is making headlines. Many people use social media to find out the news, to hear and share opinions,...

Be Specified! How to get your furnishing products into major projects

PART 1 In this first instalment, architect and designer, Jonathan Muller, shares his expertise on how to increase your turnover of locally designed and constructed furniture tenfold…..Or even more! You don’t do it by clinging to an outdated business model where...