Media Releases

Media Release: Are You Sitting on a Cancer-Causing Couch?

As previously researched and reported by the Australian Furniture Association, the concerns about hazardous AZO dyes in clothing and bed linen have recently been extended to include textiles and leather used in the manufacture of furniture into Australia.   In...

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Media Release: Warwick Fabrics leads fashion at AIFE festival

The Australian International Furniture Exhibition welcomes Warwick Fabrics to the July AIFE showcase at the Royal Exhibition Building. ‘We’re thrilled to have Warwick partner with us in our showcase,’ says Brooke Winter of Flamingo Furniture. ‘Another example of the...

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Media Release: Just the ticket for a Festival

The Australian Furniture Association (AFA) is thrilled to announce that Australia’s leading independent ticketing provider, The Ticket Group has been selected as the official ticketing provider for the upcoming Australian International Festival of Furniture events....

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Media Release – Wattyl set to make a splash at AIFE

The Australian International Furniture Exhibition (AIFE) welcomes Wattyl Industrial Coatings to the July showcase at the Royal Exhibition Building. Wattyl Industrial Coatings join a host of other big Australian brands that will feature at the Festival of Furniture...

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Media Release: Flamingo Furniture Flying the Flag

Big name furniture brand, Flamingo Furniture has announced its plans to ‘pop up’ in a stunning showcase for the upcoming Australian International Furniture Exhibition to be held at the Royal Exhibition Buildings in July. General Manager and daughter of Flamingo...

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Bunk Beds Under Scrutiny Just Before Christmas Orders Close

In recent weeks Harvey Norman has led the way in announcing updated testing requirements in relation to the supply and sale of Bunk Beds in all of its Harvey Norman, Domayne and Joyce Mayne Stores. The retail giant has determined that compliance with the CPN needs to...

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Are You Sitting on a Cancer-Causing Couch?

As previously researched and reported by the Australian Furniture Association, the concerns about hazardous AZO dyes in clothing and bed linen have recently been extended to include textiles and leather used in the manufacture of furniture into Australia. In July this...

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Let’s Talk About Shelving … In the Living Room

Houzz recently posted this great article on shelving. Please be aware when you are constructing shelving to ensure it is secure and won't tip over. Please read the ACCC's tipping standards legislation before installing shelving - click here There is a lot that can be...

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PRODUCT RECALLS ON THE RISE   

Product recalls are on the rise as ever increasing consumer protection and new regulations come into play. It does not take much of a defect to fail to meet various legislation and Australian Standards. When a recall is declared by a government agency or a retailer,...

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